Cape Winelands

Within an hour of Cape Town, the Cape Winelands region is an enchanting destination that combines remarkable landscapes, world-renowned vineyards, and a rich culinary heritage.

Taste your way around the Cape Winelands

Synonymous with exceptional wines, rolling hills, charming historic towns, and a well-deserved reputation for award-winning wines, the Cape Winelands invites you to embark on a sensory journey through its vine-clad valleys. Sample a wide range of varietals, from renowned Sauvignon Blancs to robust Shiraz wines. Visit wine estates, many of which have been producing wines for centuries, and take guided cellar tours to learn about the winemaking process. Pair your wine tastings with delectable local cuisine at renowned restaurants and farm-to-table eateries. From gourmet picnics between the vineyards to fine dining experiences that showcase the region’s flavours, the Cape Winelands offers a feast for the senses.

Explore Historic Towns and Scenic Landscapes

Beyond the fine wines, the Cape Winelands has a collection of charming towns steeped in history and surrounded by stunning scenery. Stroll through the oak-lined streets of Stellenbosch, the second-oldest town in South Africa, and admire its Cape Dutch architecture and vibrant student culture. Explore the quaint town of Franschhoek steeped in French influence and known as the culinary capital of South Africa, with its delightful shops, galleries, and top-notch restaurants. Discover the town of Paarl, where you can visit the iconic Afrikaans Language Monument and soak up the views of the valley. Activities include hiking, cycling, and even horseback riding; chocolate, wine and cheese tours; a vintage car museum visit, or just a stroll through the renowned Dylan Lewis’s studio sculpture gardens. 


The Cape Winelands is known for its exceptional accommodations that provide an idyllic retreat amidst the vineyards and scenic landscapes. From luxurious wine estates and boutique hotels to country lodges with their unique charm. Enjoy warm hospitality, elegant rooms, and romantic escapes.