Lunch as well as all tastings included, as specified.
Mon - Fri 10h00 - 13h30 Mon - Fri 13h00 - 16h30 Saturday, Public holiday 10h00 - 13h30
Tour runs rain or shine
Languages: tours in English (Contact us for tours in German).
Lactose, gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options available.
No mask - no tour.
All guests must have their temperatures recorded, 37.5 *C or higher - No tour.
Your tour guide will greet you in her red apron at 09h30.
Then, we sanitize, sign in and check the temperatures.
Exploring the heart of the town, we stop for a variety of sweet and savory tastings as well as a sit-down lunch. The focus is on sustainable practices which are used to create fresh products. The lunch platter is always packed with seasonal, locally sourced produce.
A visit to the enchanting University Botanical gardens helps us identify local herbs used in a gin that will find its way to your lips.
In addition to its international wine reputation, Stellenbosch is also home to curated, public art exhibitions. Your guide will give you an insider’s perspective on the fascinating art works that dot the historic streets.
Look for the Red Apron at Visit Stellenbosch office, located on 47 Church (aka 'Kerk') street , Stellenbosch Central, Stellenbosch 7600.
Incidentally, street names are on the BOTTOM of the sidewalk, in yellow and black, therefore below eye level.
Also, parking options (payment by credit card ONLY):
a) On-street parking around our meeting point in Church / Kerk street,
b) Open-air parking area in Plein street (between Decameron Restaurant and Stellenbosch University Botanical Garden).
The tours are held rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather, we will be able to go inside many of the establishments on the tour. During the winter seasons it’s important to bring a light rain jacket. We advise to check the weather conditions for your day’s event and dress appropriately.
Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. Events typically sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.
Parking is available at each tour’s starting location. After you purchase tickets, you’ll receive emails with parking suggestions.
Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs.
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