Whales, Wine and Wors Tour in Western Cape

Whales, Wine and Wors Tour in Western Cape

Discover the iconic sites, activities and hidden gems that make up the fabric of a South African

Tour type: Group , Duration: 8 Hours

Product ID: 54112
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Enjoy a diverse and interesting day, showcasing the art of winemaking, the history and culture of the Western Cape, and of course the whales, with this shared full-day tour.
 
Experience different wines in different wine regions, taste craft ciders paired with Wors (sausage) and many other local delicacies, and meet the different characters, all the way up to Hermanus' majestic whales. 
 
The tour comprises three major regions. The first is Stellenbosch, where you will visit the quirky Oom Samie Se Winkel, and stop over at the family-owned Middelvlei Wine Farm to sample some top-quality reds and whites and take a cellar tour.
 
Next, it is off to Grabouw for a uniquely South African pairing of authentic Boerewors (farm sausage), Biltong (local cured meat) and Everson’s Cider.
 
The Hemel and Aarde valley is next, with breathtaking views and award-winning wines being sampled at La Vierge. Hermanus being one of the best land based whale watching locations in the world, is where you will indulge in some local cuisine, battered hake, calamari and fries served with a cocktail from the chef’s choice at Fisherman’s cottage, a stone’s throw away...

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Enjoy a diverse and interesting day, showcasing the art of winemaking, the history and culture of the Western Cape, and of course the whales, with this shared full-day tour.
 
Experience different wines in different wine regions, taste craft ciders paired with Wors (sausage) and many other local delicacies, and meet the different characters, all the way up to Hermanus' majestic whales. 
 
The tour comprises three major regions. The first is Stellenbosch, where you will visit the quirky Oom Samie Se Winkel, and stop over at the family-owned Middelvlei Wine Farm to sample some top-quality reds and whites and take a cellar tour.
 
Next, it is off to Grabouw for a uniquely South African pairing of authentic Boerewors (farm sausage), Biltong (local cured meat) and Everson’s Cider.
 
The Hemel and Aarde valley is next, with breathtaking views and award-winning wines being sampled at La Vierge. Hermanus being one of the best land based whale watching locations in the world, is where you will indulge in some local cuisine, battered hake, calamari and fries served with a cocktail from the chef’s choice at Fisherman’s cottage, a stone’s throw away from the cliffs overlooking the whales! Binoculars are provided.
 
Finally, to top it all off, you’ll take a trip around Clarence drive, considered to be in the Top 10 Scenic Drives in the World, hugging the False Bay coast line en-route to Gordon’s Bay for a final tasting at Red Sky Brewery, a local craft producer brewing some experimental and exciting beers.
 
All in all, it’s a diverse and unique day trip, showcasing delicious local food and drink, led by a charming and experienced tour guide, as well as big, majestic whales.


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About this activity
Tour Timings
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Group size
2 - 8
Languages
English
The meeting point
Stellenbosch

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Includes
  • Visit three wine farms
  • Two wine tastings 
  • Chocolate and wine pairing
  • Cellar tour
  • Sausage, cured meats and cider pairing
  • Delicious lunch in Hermanus 
  • Binoculars for whale watching
  • Local guide
  • Transportation

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Organized by

Francois

Weighing in at 15 years guiding, travel desk and hospitality experience. Likes: Dark smoky pubs with live blues, rugby and traveling to odd places. Can’t stand: Boredom and bad wine.


Product ID: 54112

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