Day 1: Die Swartland
Welcome to South Africa!
Start exploring the town of Riebeek Kasteel and a bit of the surrounding winelands.
You can visit Kloovenburg Wineyards for beautiful views and enjoy an afternoon of wine and olive tasting. Their is also a stunning Wine Farm called Meerhof Wines that is based on the slopes of the Kasteelberg Mountain. this property is sure to sink you rapidly into the holiday feeling (not open on a Sunday).
There is also the lovely Het Vlock Casteel were you can shop for some delicious wines and some great fruit and olive products.
Day 2: Paternoster & West Coast National Park
This morning after a leisurely breakfast we recommend taking a trip to the coastal town of Paternoster. It is just over a 1 hour drive fill with beautiful scenery and a picturesque coast line. Take a stroll on the beach and enjoy the tranquility. We suggest stopping at a restaurant called Gaaitjie. The serve food focused on local produce and have great fish dishes!
After lunch if you want to start making your way back home a great detour is to stop at the West Coast National Park. The park is a nature lovers paradise. You can bring your hiking boots and take a walk in the park or relax and admire the birds. Their is a marine protected lagoon in the West Coast Park where you can find some secluded beaches and some stunning photo opportunities.
Day 3: Franschhoek & The Winelands
The town of Franschhoek is a must see! We have included The Franschoek Wine Tram hop on hop off tour, one of the best ways to discover Franschhoek. The train passes through the rolling winefarms and stops at Franschhoek's oldest and most distinguished wine farms. You can hop off and experience the activities offered at each wine farm from wine tasting, a cellar tour, lunch or a stroll through the vineyards. Their are 6 separate tours to choose from each which include a selection of different wine farms.
You must not miss taking a drive up the Franschhoek pass whilst in the area. The views over the Franschhoek valley are spectacular.
Day 4: Wonders of Cape Town
We have included a Scoot Tour in to the itinerary. This a unique way to explore Cape Towns Table Mountain and its breathtaking views: you will be taken by car to the top and than jump on to a monster mountain scooter and freewheel into the City on a 5km long track. Its lots of fun!
Day 5: Cape Peninsula
Today the Fairest Cape awaits you! Head out on a full day excursion to see the many beautiful sights the Cape Peninsula beholds for you! From beautiful beaches to absolutely breathtaking scenery - it is almost too beautiful to describe!
Day 6: Cape Town
Today you have so many different choices as to what you would like to do. If you are more active and want to explore the great out doors we have included in the costing a guided Kayaking experience on the ocean. If you are interested in history you can experience Robben Island.
For dinner tonight we recommend Gold Restaurant in Cape Town. Here you can eat some traditional African food and be entertained by African drumming and dancing! A real high note to end off your trip!
Day 7: Overnight Travel
All good things do come to an end. Depending on what time your flight home is you maybe be able to fit in one or two activities that you were not able to enjoy in the passed few days or you can just relax and enjoy the last few hours of your holiday. Make your way back to Cape Town International Airport, drop off your rental car and check in for your flight back. We hope you created many wonderful memories in South Africa!
Have a safe trip and we hope to welcome you soon again in our beautiful Rainbow Nation!