Wine tours of Cape Town
Discover the best-kept secrets of Cape Town’s tantalising Winelands
Explore some of the world’s most celebrated wineries, just a short distance from our luxury Cape Town resort. With South African wineries producing a combined one billion litres of wine annually, the Cape Winelands are brimming with fascinating history, lush scenery and gastronomic delights. Learn about the region’s starring role in winemaking, discover boutique cellars and trace back stories of South Africa’s viticulture, then take your time sampling Cape Winelands’ vintages.
Tour in style
Embark on leisurely, private adventures with family and friends in the intimate comfort of a chauffeured, air-conditioned vehicle, or soar above some of the world’s finest wine estates in an exhilarating private helicopter tour. Delight in a bird’s eye view of stunning coastline and countryside, as our Cape Town wine tour itinerary takes you to South Africa’s best wineries, or ‘wine farms’, as they are known locally. Cruise past the vines by scooter, electric bike, modernised tuk-tuk, safari-style van or open-air tram. Sample the region’s most celebrated vintages at your own pace, with our knowledgeable guide on hand to curate a tour completely tailored to your interests.
Discover the Winelands
Take a day trip to Stellenbosch, a charming town surrounded by the verdant Cape Winelands. Here, you’ll sip the region’s signature Stellenbosch cabernet sauvignon. Explore the neighbouring Paarl and Franschhoek valleys for a full-bodied South African wine experience.
Connoisseurs will relish the opportunity to explore different vintages of South Africa’s signature pinotage. Delicate and distinctive, with a pedigree stretching back to 1925; it’s a luscious combination of pinot noir and cinsaut grapes. Unlock the secrets of each bottle, releasing intense aromas and a unique story, yours to understand and interpret. Share and compare tasting notes, or simply sit back and savour every flavoursome sip.
Explore the vines
South Africa’s viticulture is not just for wine connoisseurs, with plenty to explore in-between the vines. Enjoy a tranquil trot on horseback or tour the roads by bicycles; indulge in hearty cuisine and sumptuous picnics; and stop off at animal sanctuaries and outdoor playgrounds for the little ones. Reserve your room or suite now, and allow us to curate the perfect Cape Town wine tour for you.
Meet our Head Sommelier
Heralded as the Best Young Sommelier in South Africa by the esteemed Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, Head Sommelier Luvo Ntezo is fuelled by his unwavering passion for the sheer enjoyment great wine can bring. Under the care of South African-born Luvo and his team of eight talented sommeliers, engage in exceptional food and wine pairing experiences at our resort and across the Winelands region. Visit illustrious wine estates or discover hidden gems and independent wineries. Luvo takes incredible pride in revealing little-known varieties and adding them to our dazzling Wine Loft, home to 5,000 bottles.