Franschhoek Half Day Winelands Cycle Tour

Recommended for guests who have limited time in the winelands but want to indulge in wine tasting in Franschhoek, the half-day tour packs the best of the Franschhoek valley into just half a day of cycling. Enjoy the unique experience of exploring the neatly kempt vineyards and majestic views by bike, stopping for two delectable wine tastings en route.

10km
Distance
Half Day
Duration
4
Physicality
16+
Age
Franschhoek
Location

TOUR START/END POINT

    Basse Provence Country Estate

TOUR START TIME

    10h00

TOUR END TIME

    13h30

TRANSPORT TRANSFER PICKUP TIME & LOCATION (if applicable)

    Self "“ Drive

TRANSPORT TRANSFER DROP-OFF TIME

    Self "“ Drive

INCLUDED

    Fully Guided Tour 1 guide per 10 guests - Mountain Bike and Helmet rental -Snack Pack (including bottled water, choc & peanuts/raisins) - All Wine tastings on route (2 estates visited) including a chocolate or biltong or turkish delight and wine pairing

NOT INCLUDED

    Lunch - Gratuities to Guides - Additional wine purchases made on the day

Activity Type

    Wine Tour

Bicycle Type

    Hard Tail Mountain Bike

More About Franschhoek

    Being pressed for time on vacation means you must find the best mountain bike tour in Franschhoek. After all, no one wants to miss wine tasting in Franschhoek at some of the best wine farms in South Africa. Formerly inhabited by French Huguenots, Franschhoek is teeming with illustrious wine estates perched on mountain slopes and nestled in the depths of its valley. With a deep vigneron tradition dating back to the 17th century, the village has some of South Africa`s oldest and most famous wine estates. Aside from its sophisticated wine farms, Franschhoek is home to Michelin-grade restaurants, stunning landscapes, and contemporary art galleries. This Franschhoek mountain bike tour is an unforgettable way to experience the town's great food, excellent wine, and scenic sights.

More About This Tour

    Our tour is ideal for guests of all kinds, from families (Half Day Family Tour) to solo travellers, who want an authentic experience of wine tasting in Franschhoek. While only for half a day, the tour is packed with delightful activities. This includes two wine estate visits, a pairing, and a brief historical monument viewing. The tour kicks off mid-morning at the Basse Provence Country Estate. We`ll then hit the road where you can enjoy the fresh air on your face and the gentle sunshine on your back. Bask in the peaceful ambience of the countryside and the aesthetic sights of Franschhoek. While we traverse steady roads and trails, this is an ideal time to unwind and briefly tuck away the remaining points of your itinerary. With the surrounding foliage blurring as we whisk by, absorb the history, ambience, and fresh air of Franschhoek. We`ll take a breather to indulge in a paired wine tasting at a small vineyard that still holds the bame of one of the original 7 Franschhoek farms, before winding our way back to our second quaint estate in Franschhoek.