Bonus Attractions in Wine SA

Besides the wine, apart from the restaurants, over-and-above the farm stalls, gift shops, places to stay and the wonderful scenery, there are plenty of other things to see or do in the winelands of the Cape, with the following on offer at the top wine farms and cellars in the country – just click on the name of the farm/attraction for more information, images, contact details and directions. Advance booking advisable.

CAPE PENINSULA

• Groot Constantia museum, art and vineyard walks
• 
Noordhoek Community Market, Cape Point Vineyards, Thursday 4:30 to 8:30pm (summer)

DARLING

• Groote Post country market (last Sunday of the month 10am to 3pm), game drives and nature walks

ELGIN

• Paul Cluver amphitheatre (concert venue)

FRANSCHHOEK

Boekenhoutskloof forest boardwalk
Boschendal gardens and nature walks
Franschhoek Motor Museum at L’Ormarins, Anthonij Rupert Wines
• Franschhoek Wine Tram to Grande Provence and Rickety Bridge
La Motte museum/art gallery, walks and hike (historical, sculptural, sustainable)
Solms Delta heritage museum

HEMEL-EN-AARDE, HERMANUS

Bouchard Finlayson nature walks
Hermanuspietersfontein food market (Saturday mornings)

PAARL

Babylonstoren garden
Fairview goat tower
Glen Carlou Hess Art Gallery and zen garden
Spice Route trading destination
Windmeul farmers market (first Saturday of the month – second Sat in January)

ROBERTSON

Van Loveren garden and hiking trail
Viljoensdrift river cruises

SOMERSET WEST

Vergelegen heritage sites, gardens

STELLENBOSCH

Bergkelder Wine Museum
DeMorgenzon gardens
Eikendal cheetah outreach programme, fly-fishing
Kanonkop art gallery
Mooiplaas nature reserve
Spier Segway vineyard tours, Eagle Encounters, craft market, monthly market
Vergenoegd runner duck parades
Villiera wildlife sanctuary / game drive safari
Warwick ‘Big 5’ vineyard safari
Waterford wine drive safari

TULBAGH

Saronsberg art gallery

WELLINGTON

Doolhof labyrinth and river walk

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