Luxury wine trails TOUR INCLUSIONS
Just some of our unique points of difference!
LUXURY 5 sTAR HOTEL residences
We’ve selected only the finest hotels in Cape Town & in the Cape Wineland vineyards. All are benchmarks of luxury designed for a great night’s sleep & delivering the highest standards of service, so that you can unwind in complete comfort & style.
FINE DINING / gastronomy
All meals are included, with restaurants hand-picked for their consistent ability to deliver memorable dining experiences, with many being nationally &/or globally recognised.
PREMIUM SOUTH AFRICAN WINES & BEVERAGES
Only the very best South African wines across a wide array of regions are served on tour with lunch & dinner. We’ve also placed a special emphasis on pairing the right wines & varietals with each dish served, to maximise your enjoyment. Local beers, soft-drinks, mineral water, tea/coffee are also part of your experience.
LUXURY TRANSPORT & LIMOUSINE TRANSFERS
You will travel in style aboard an air-conditioned luxury vehicle, hand-picked specifically for our journeys, offering the comfort & safety you expect, chilled bottled water & extra seats to spread out.
At the end of our tour, we’ve included a luxury limousine transfer service, to ensure a smooth transition to your next destination in Cape Town, including the airport.
SPECTACULAR SIGHTSEEIng & EXPERT LOCAL tour host
All sightseeing, tours, tolls & entrance fees are included, & you’ll always be hosted by one of our highly experienced & engaging local guides, dedicated to your complete satisfaction & enjoyment.
Exclusive wine & food MASTERCLASSES & winemaker dinners
We then elevate your experience further, with enlightening & engaging wine & food masterclasses. Special guest speakers including personal chats with your executive chefs, winemakers & cellar masters are also included in your exclusive journey with Luxury Wine Trails. On our 6 & 10 day journeys we also host an exclusive invitation-only winemakers dinner.
award winning vineyards - wine TASTINGS - Meet the winemakers
We’ve selected only the very best & most authentic vineyards across the Cape Winelands. We have then partnered with each winemaker to create a unique tasting experience for our groups, including rare museum & varietal vertical tastings, simply unavailable to the general public. The good news is that all tasting fees are included as well!
THOSE EXTRA important TOUCHES & EXPERIENCES!
On all our tours - When we say all-inclusive, we really mean it, and this extends to all tips, taxes & porterage, park entrance fees and extra touches like chilled bottles of water available every day aboard your luxury transport.
GOLF/LUXURY SPA - On our 10 day Cape Winelands Quintessential journeys - we also include golf at a championship course - where green fees, club hire & buggy are included! So there’s no reason to pack your clubs – just bring your shoes & a great swing! If you’re not a golfer, we understand that too – and offer you the opportunity to enjoy the indulgence of an extended luxury spa treatment.
DOMESTIC FLIGHTS - On our 10 day Wine & Wild journey - all local flights & transfers to/from Cape Town to Johannesburg then Madikwe, with return flights to Johannesburg are also included.
keeping it real - Culture, History, local Arts & architecture
You’ll mix with the locals, as well as famous regional personalities, that together will open your eyes to the wonderful culture, history, architecture, local arts & people of South Africa & the Cape Wineland vineyards.
Your local English speaking hosts, have been carefully chosen for their experience, insights, humour & personality, to guide your experience through their eyes, so that you don’t miss a thing.
They also understand when you want to stay a little longer, go a little deeper or wider; and are there to welcome you when you arrive, and ensure you safely connect to your next destination at end of tour.
customise your experience
If you're seeking added flexibility & choice, we can also work with you to build & customise a truly unforgettable Cape Winelands journey, that works best for your small private group - including shorter/longer tour options, vineyards, restaurants & much more. We are also available to assist you with booking additional hotel nights, pre or post tour, at highly competitive rates. Please note that additional hotel room nights are subject to availability.
We can also assist with booking superior limousine arrival meet/greet transfers from Cape Town airport to your arrival at the Table Bay Hotel or a preferred hotel residence.
International Flights: Our clients join us from all corners of the globe & by air, rail, road & ship. Some arrive on the day, most will arrive in Cape Town a few days earlier. Given the myriad of choices available, we believe it makes sense to give you the flexibility you want to plan your own arrival schedule at the Table Bay Hotel - the start of our memorable tour experience.
In-Room Hotel Charges: Understandably, in-room expenses of a personal nature, such as laundry, phone, mini-bar & room-service are not included in the tour price.