Of course, we wouldn’t be able to get anywhere without safe and reliable transport, which is kindly being provided by Adventure Shop, based in Stellenbosch.
More than just being the official transport partner for our winelands road trip, however, Adventure Shop offers a range of carefully crafted wine tours of their own.
A few of their most popular offerings include the following:
Guided Bike Tour
This bicycle tour combines the beautiful natural scenery and noteworthy historical sites of Stellenbosch with some excellent wine pairings and fresh air. The 4 - 5 hour tour also takes you through the heart of the oak-lined Stellenbosch University campus.
The package includes:
Bicycle and helmet rental
1 wine tasting and 1 Wine and Chocolate pairing
Find out more about the Guided Bike Tour.
With the Vine Hopper wine tour in Stellenbosch, you can experience the surrounding area and its wine routes by way of a Hop-on-Hop-off service!
They operate three routes in the Stellenbosch region. Each of these wine tours stops at up to six different wine estates. You can decide which of the farms you want to visit and how long you want to stay.
Wine tasting fees are not included in the Vine Hopper ticket price and differ from farm to farm. Normal tastings range from R25-R55 per farm and generally include tasting of 6 wines per farm.
4x4 Wine Experience
During the adventure wine tour, you will experience the natural beauty of the winelands and learn about the culture, history and wines of the area.
It’s an entire day-outing that will take you off-road in the Franschhoek Valley, through the Zorgvliet Estate Vineyards, into the historic heart of Stellenbosch, for a Big 5 safari at Warwick Estate and wine tasting at La Motte if time allows.
The package includes:
· All wine tasting
· Registered Guide
· 4×4 Vehicle
Find out more about the 4x4 Adventure Wine Tour.
Private Wine Tour
With this private wine tour, you have the opportunity to spend the day with your own local specialist guide in the majestic Winelands of the Western Cape and enjoy great wine and pair it with amazing food.
The tour is tailor-made to suit your specific needs, taste in wine and sites you’d like to see.
The private wine tour includes:
· Transport from door-to-door
· A registered tour guide
· All wine tasting fees
Find out more about the Private Wine Tour.
If you’re planning on visiting the winelands soon, we can highly recommend opting for one of these tours. Visit the Adventure Shop website to book yours today!