Wine-lovers spend seven hours exploring one of the oldest wine regions in South Africa. Visit of three vineyards in Constantia and try 5 to 7 wine-tastings at each location. You will enjoy breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean from Constantia's top restaurant, where an a la carte lunch is served along with a glass of wine. Round-trip transportation from your Cape Town hotel is included.
Begin your day with a pickup from'your bespoke guide at'your place of'accommodation'in and around'Cape'Town. The Constantia Valley region is home to 8 award-winning estates neatly tucked behind Table Mountain.'
Your first stop Eagles' Nest Vineyard is cradled'high'up on the slopes of the historic Constantia mountain range, which forms part of the World Heritage Site, Table'Mountain.'Once you arrive at Eagles' Nest you will be transferred into the Land Rover and taken on a sight tour through the vineyard which is also home to the steepest gradient vineyards in South'Africa. When you reach the top expect panoramic views of the farm, followed by Constantia and the greater Cape Town beyond reached all the way to the ocean. When you arrive back to the tasting room, you will indulge in 5 wine tastings that will include a'Viognier, Merlot & award winning Shiraz.''
After a morning filled with'breathtaking'views and a stunning array of wines, you move on the'neighboring'boutique'vineyard, Constantia Glen. This will be your lunch stop which is included with wine tasting. In a region where Sauvignon Blanc and white wines reign supreme, this'boutique'vineyard is more planted to red grape variety. Enjoy lunch from an a la carte menu, 7 wines to taste from and views for days.'
It'would then be our pleasure to welcome you on a guided site tour of the Groot Constantia Estate, South Africa's oldest wine producing vineyard dating back to 1685. Here you will delve into the magnificent history of the estate, visiting the Manor House and Cloete Cellar,'ending the visit with a Wine & Chocolate'pairing with'5 of their award-winning wines. Groot Constantia was rated Top South Africa Wine Producer for 2016. Groot Constantia's winemaker, Boela Gerber was also awarded winemaker for the same year.'