Top 10 Cape Town Out-of-Town Excursions
|LAND OF PLENTY: The Cape's Winelands (South Africa Tourism)|
1. Tour the Winelands
Wine and nature enthusiasts can drive less than two hours out of Cape Town and find themselves among the award-winning vineyards and quaint Cape Dutch homesteads of the scenic "winelands" of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch. Daily wine tastings, cellar tours, and sales are offered at most vineyards,
When to Go: Year-round; February to March is the fall harvest season here in the southern hemisphere.
Driving Distance from Cape Town: Stellenbosch (35 miles), Franschhoek (50 miles)
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication