2 Day Wine and Whale Coast

TOUR OVERVIEW:-
Explore the winding roads from the Stellenbosch Winelands to Hermanus - considered to be the best land-based whale watching spot in the world - to visit the tip of Africa, Cape Agulhas on this thrilling itinerary. You'll taste local MCC and pair wines with biltong and chocolate in the Stellenbosch and Franschhoek regions, enjoy an optional kayak among marine life, watch majestic Southern Right Whales (seasonal), meet penguins at Betty’s Bay and meander along Clarence Drive.

Highlights:-
Visit the most southern tip of Africa, Cape Agulhas
See southern right whales during breeding season
Kayak the Hermanus coastline to get close to marine life
Meet cute resident penguins at Betty's Bay
Taste local MCC and wines, pairing it with chocolate or biltong in Stellenbosch and Franschoek Winelands
Experience township culture with a visit to a local’s home

 

THIS TOUR DEPARTS EVERY FRIDAY


Tour Itinerary:-

DAY 1: FRIDAY – Cape Town - Kayamandi - Franschhoek - Cape Agulhas
Visit a Kayamandi elder's home for a colourful slice of Xhosa culture and taste magwinya (vetkoek) and chakalaka. ? Raise a glass with an MCC tasting of the first bubbly ever produced in South Africa. Delight in wine and chocolate pairing in Franschhoek or choose an optional South African biltong pairing. Feast at the weekly Franschhoek farmers' market or explore the charming streets dotted with restaurants. Aim for sunset at Cape Agulhas - the southernmost tip of Africa where the Indian and Atlantic oceans meet. Overnight in Cape Agulhas.

DAY 2: SATURDAY – Cape Agulhas – Hermanus – Cape Town
Listen to the sound of crashing waves as you hike the dramatic winding cliff paths in Hermanus. Look out for dolphins and the rich birdlife while surrounded by lush fynbos. This area is also known for spectacular land based whale watching from June to November.
Explore Hermanus OR hop on an optional whale watching cruise (Jun – Nov) OR Sea Kayak in search of marine life. Take the coastal scenic route along Clarence Drive, stopping to visit the Betty’s Bay penguins and then reach Cape Town by evening.


Included in price:
Pick-up and drop-off service (±10km radius from Cape Town CBD)
Transport to tour highlights
Qualified local guide
2 nights accommodation
2x breakfasts

Entry fees & Activities as listed:
Chapman’s Peak toll fee*
Cape Of Good Hope entry fee
Kalk Bay visit
Muizenberg photo stop
Historic Stellenbosch taste stroll
Visit a Kayamandi local
Bubbly tasting at Simonsig Wine & chocolate or biltong pairing at La Bri
Franschhoek Market visit
Whale Walk in Hermanus
Penguin Reserve entry fee

EXCLUDED:-

Personal Expenses
Lunch, Dinner & drinks
Travel Insurance
Flight Tickets
Visa Fees

Optional Activities:-
- Biltong & wine tasting at La Bri ±R80
- Hermanus Sea Kayaking* ±R450 or Hermanus Whale Cruise* ±R900

Notes:-
Price per peson indicates price per person with Dormitory accommodation
Price per person on twin sharing indicates price per person on double sharing