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Wines and Whales 7-day Tour Package

Paarl – Stellenbosch - Elgin Valley - Cape South Coast - De Hoop Nature Reserve

The Itinerary:

Day 1: Paarl/Franschhoek | 1 x Night at Cascade Country Manor
Day 2: Stellenbosch | 1 x Night at Eendracht Hotel
Day 3: Elgin Valley | 1 x Night at South Hill Vineyards
Day 4: Cape South Coast | 1 x Night at Arniston Spa Hotel
Day 5 + 6: De Hoop Nature Reserve | 2 x Nights at De Hoop Collection

Explore the Paarl/Franschhoek region in the heart of the Cape Winelands, on a wine tour before spending one night at Cascade Country Manor, Paarl - other activities include wine tastings, visiting the magnificent Cathedral Cellar with its barrel-vaulted roof and large carved red wine vats;

one night at Eendracht Hotel - visit the wine farms in the Stellenbosch region, take a scenic hike through the winelands, or a guided bicycle tour of Stellenbosch and the vineyards with The Adventure Shop (www.adventureshop.co.za), or visit the wine farms - Vine Hopper hop on hop off wine tour (www.vinehopper.co.za) or a private wine tour (www.adventureshop.co.za);

overnight at South Hill Vineyard’s guest house in the heart of the Elgin Valley - visit the Elgin Wine farms, sample locally made craft cider and visit the UNESCO protected Kogelberg Reserve – other activities include swimming, apple-picking, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, river cruises, ziplining, bird watching, wine tastings or just savour a glass of South Hill wine while relaxing;

one night at The Arniston Spa Hotel, next to a quaint old fishing village, surrounded by pristine beaches and nature reserves;

and then wind down the Whales & Wine Tour with two nights at the outstanding De Hoop Collection, De Hoop Nature Reserve. There are plenty of things to do - whale-watching topping the list of course, day walks, scenic game drives and top-quality wines from its Wine Cellar - in a silo.

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Further details and reservations via our CCR Central Reservations:

bookings@capecountryroutes.com and 076 203 8929 (also WhatsApp),

Please use the reference: CCR 7 Day

*In keeping with new protocols regarding the Corona Virus, all Cape Country Routes properties are adhering to stringent health and safety cleaning protocols – the safety of guests and staff being of the highest priority.


Terms and Conditions

The package is based on a Bed and Breakfast basis. Excludes all other meals, entrance fees and additional activities.

Additional T’s and C’s may apply

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This tour covers Paarl with its range of cultural and historical attractions, and the largest wine cellar complex in the world - the 22 hectares KWV; Stellenbosch, boasting a high proportion of the country’s leading wine estates is the ideal base from which to explore the local wine route; the Elgin Valley with its undulating landscape of deep valleys, forests, mountain streams, lakes and rivers and lush hills covered with apple orchards  and vineyards; the Cape South Coast comprising the Bot River, Elim, Hermanus and Napier wine-producing regions; also a whale-watching mecca, and finally the De Hoop Nature Reserve, a World Heritage site and one of the Western Cape’s largest and most beautiful nature sanctuaries and the playground of the Southern Right whales.  

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Itinerary

Day 1: Paarl/Franschhoek | 1 x Night at Cascade Country Manor

Explore the Paarl/Franschhoek region in the heart of the Cape Winelands, on a wine tour before spending one night at Cascade Country Manor, Paarl - other activities include wine tastings, visiting the magnificent Cathedral Cellar with its barrel-vaulted roof and large carved red wine vats;

Day 2: Stellenbosch | 1 x Night at Eendracht Hotel

one night at Eendracht Hotel - visit the wine farms in the Stellenbosch region, take a scenic hike through the winelands, or a guided bicycle tour of Stellenbosch and the vineyards (www.adventureshop.co.za), or visit the wine farms - Vine Hopper hop on hop off wine tour (www.vinehopper.co.za) or a private wine tour (www.adventureshop.co.za);

Day 3: Elgin Valley | 1 x Night at South Hill Vineyards

overnight at South Hill Vineyard’s guest house in the heart of the Elgin Valley - visit the Elgin Wine farms, sample locally made craft cider and visit the UNESCO protected Kogelberg Reserve – other activities include swimming, apple-picking, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, river cruises, ziplining, bird watching, wine tastings or just savour a glass of South Hill wine while relaxing;

Day 4: Cape South Coast | 1 x Night at Arniston Spa Hotel

one night at The Arniston Spa Hotel, next to a quaint old fishing village, surrounded by pristine beaches and nature reserves;

Day 5 + 6: De Hoop Nature Reserve | 2 x Nights at De Hoop Collection

and then wind down the Whales & Wine Tour with two nights at the outstanding De Hoop Collection, De Hoop Nature Reserve. There are plenty of things to do - whale-watching topping the list of course, day walks, scenic game drives and top-quality wines from its Wine Cellar - in a silo.