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Discover Wine, History,

and Culture in the Winelands

Nestled among rolling vineyards and majestic mountains, Stellenbosch is a historic town brimming with Winelands charm. Explore wineries steeped in tradition, stroll oak-lined streets filled with Cape Dutch architecture, and enjoy vibrant restaurants within South Africa’s premier wine region. It’s a haven for wine lovers, history enthusiasts, and those seeking a vibrant university town atmosphere.
 

Just a 45-minute drive from Cape Town, Stellenbosch is South Africa’s second oldest town and lies at the heart of the Cape Winelands. Surrounded by the stunning Stellenbosch Mountains, vineyards, and orchards, this university town is one of the most picturesque settings in the country.

Together with Paarl and Franschhoek, Stellenbosch forms the renowned Cape Winelands. Home to the oldest wine route in the country, Stellenbosch produces some of the world’s finest wines. Visitors can explore award-winning wine estates such as Spier, Tokara, Fairview, Delaire Graff, Waterford, and Rustenberg, among many others.

Stellenbosch boasts both scenery and history, featuring beautiful examples of Cape Dutch, Georgian, and Victorian architecture. Its oak-lined streets are filled with cosmopolitan restaurants, cafes, bistros, and national monuments, alongside the vibrant atmosphere of Stellenbosch University.

The Stellenbosch Winelands offer a delightful experience for visitors, including exploring original cellars dating back to the first farmers in the Cape and sampling fine wines while learning about the intricate production processes. The Winelands provide activities for everyone, including hiking and walking trails, horse riding, trout fishing, helicopter flips, and strawberry picking. As Stellenbosch is so close to Cape Town, these destinations can easily be combined.

Oude Libertas Vineyard and Cape Dutch Homestead

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Our expertly designed Stellenbosch itineraries unlock the heart of this renowned wine region. Discover diverse wine tastings, historic walking tours, scenic drives, gourmet experiences, and combinations with vibrant Cape Town stays.

Embrace historic streets, renowned wineries, scenic escapes, vibrant dining, and the energy of a vibrant university town in the heart of the Cape Winelands.

What To Do

in Stellenbosch

What To Do

in Stellenbosch

Embrace historic streets, renowned wineries, scenic escapes, vibrant dining, and the energy of a vibrant university town in the heart of the Cape Winelands.

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