Top 3 Bikes ‘n Wines Tours
With summer starting to kick off here in Cape Town, South Africa it’s time to start becoming a tourist in your own city. Cape Town is known for its scenic landscapes and picturesque views and there’s no better time to start exploring, but where do you start? We recommend a weekend in the Capes Winelands by bike. Experience an exclusive Winelands adventure steeped with rich, cultural history, and world-renowned wines. With so many options to choose from we can recommend the top 3 Bikes ‘n Wines tours to spend a weekend peddling and tasting your way through, whilst appreciating the backdrop of luscious vineyards. And it is only a short drive from Cape Town with a car rental. Here are some tours to take:
Stellenbosch Family Tour
Want to bring the family along? The Stellenbosch Winelands is an ideal destination for mom and dad, as well as all the kids. This gentle six-hour tour is perfect for the whole family as Bikes ‘n Wines caters to all fitness levels – making sure no one gets left behind. Plus, it has loads of child-friendly activities. After a gentle cycle through sublime vineyards, sit back and relax enjoying a premium wine tasting for the kids as well as the parents. Kids are entertained with their own exciting pairings, while the parents get to soak in the sights and of course, sample some local wines. It’s a win-win for all!
Franschhoek Winelands Luxury Cycle Tour
A classic! Join in on a gentle 15km guided cycle tour designed to overload the senses. This tour offers a gourmet culinary experience whilst giving you a moment to take in your exquisite surroundings. Timeless mountains, ancient trees and jaw-dropping views of the vineyards, Franschhoek is an ideal adventure destination. Expect to visit four, unique wine estates and indulge in boutique wine tastings, food pairings and a cheese and charcuterie platter that will leave your soul happy and your taste buds’ tingling making this a truly exclusive bike tour.
Elgin Valley Winelands Wander
If you haven’t explored the wonderous Elgin already we encourage you to do so now! This guided cycling tour offers you an exclusive opportunity to taste some of Elgin’s famous cool climate wines. Wander through meticulous trails and intersect your way through Oak Valley and Paul Cluver Wine Estate. enjoy uninterrupted rolling hills, scenic vistas, and award-winning wines that Elgin has to offer. Some even say it’s the best wine they’ve ever tasted! Feel free to request a stop for lunch and enjoy the farm to fork lunch experience. Elgin is an adventure unlike no other.