Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and Groot Constantia Wine Estate Tour
Once we leave the Garden, we will travel through lush, leafy lanes to Groot Constantia, one of the oldest wine estates in South Africa. This is the finest example of a Cape Dutch wine estate and a must to visit whilst in Cape Town. It is still a working farm but is geared for tourists and wine lovers who can walk away with some of the finest wines. The tour includes a wine tasting experience, a wine cellar tour as well as a visit to the wine and cultural history museum.
WHAT TO EXPECT
- After collecting you at your hotel, the road takes us pass very historical buildings, including Groote Schuur Hospital (where the first heart transplant in the world was performed) and the University of Cape Town (oldest university in South Africa).
- Arrive at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens (one of the world’s greatest botanical and horticultural institutions and headquarters of South Africa’s National Botanical Gardens).
- Once at the Gardens, we meet at the Visitor’s centre for the guided walk by one of the experienced Gardens tour guides. (The tour lasts around 90minutes)
- You will have the chance to explore the boomslang Canopy walk.
- Lunch (not included in price)
- After the visit of Gardens, we the tour continues through the leafy Constantia valley to Groot Constantia Wine Estate (regarded as the oldest wine farm in the country)
- On arrival there will be a wine cellar tour, wine tasting and a visit to the homestead.
- Afterwards there will be an opportunity to browse and purchase wines in the sales area.
- Drive back hotel.
|Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and Groot Constantia Wine Estate Tour|
|Overall Cost||Cost Per Person|
|1 Person||R 1,542||R 1,542|
|2 People||R 1,728||R 864|
|3 People||R 1,962||R 654|
|4 People||R 2,196||R 549|
|5 People||R 2,430||R 486|
|6 People||R 2,670||R 445|
|7 People||R 2,905||R 415|
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“Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world but with Johan, it was phenomenal!”
21, Apr 2018
“We desperately wanted to see the canopy walkway, so we walked straight up the hill and well amazed at the views! Johan was a fantastic guide, very knowledgable and happy to be showing us around his city. “