A visit to the wine regions and their wine estates is a must for many South African visitors. The world-famous wine regions in the Cape are a scenic and culinary highlight. Fine wines of the highest quality are produced at historic and picturesque wine estates.
Tokara Wine Estate, Stellenbosch
The Tokara Wine Estate is situated on the crest of the Helshoogte Pass, about five kilometres from Stellenbosch. In addition to the award-winning architecture, the estate offers fantastic views of the Simonsberg Mountains, False Bay, and Table Mountain. Enjoy this view with South African food of the highest standard in the in-house restaurant. Besides wine, olive oil can also be tasted on this estate.
Constantia Glen, Constantia
The Constantia Glen wine estate is situated between the slopes of Constantia Vally, just a stone's throw away from the centre of Cape Town. Nestled between Table Mountain and Constantia Mountain, Constantia is the oldest wine-growing region in the New World. This beautiful piece of land has been family-owned for many years. Irrigation is not practiced at this passionately cultivated vineyard and its grapes are harvested by hand.