New: This tour can now be done with an Electric Bicycle at a nominal extra fee as below.
This guided bike tour starts at 9:00 at the Adventureshop (located at Black Horse Centre, Corner of Dorp and Mark Street) where each rider will collect a bike and helmet to suit their size. We will also carry a snack pack for each rider which is included in the rate. Guide will carry saddle panniers for those who would like to buy wine en route.
Your guide will then take you via some interesting historic sites of Stellenbosch Town, into the scenic Jonkershoek Valley where the mountains form part of a UNESCO World heritage site.
A winding road through oak and poplar forests leads to a wine estate nestled in the valley bottom, here you can take in the stunning views while doing wine tasting of some award winning wines.
This will be followed by a circular route taking you further into the Jonkershoek Valley where you can enjoy fantastic views of the surrounding mountains.
On the way out of the valley, you will stop at another wine estate which sports beautiful grounds and historic Cape Dutch architecture. We will do a Chocolate and Wine pairing that will make your taste buds tingle.
After the tasting we will head back into Stellenbosch Town via the famous Stellenbosch University before ending the tour again at our offices.
There are some variations on this guided bike tour for varying levels of difficulty so the tour can be tailored to suit your cycling ability.
- Bicycle and helmet rental
- 1 wine tasting and 1 Wine and Chocolate pairing
- Cellar Tour
- Snack pack
- Please bring your own water bottle, you can fill it with cold water at our office before the tour.
Duration of Tour: 4-5 hours
Cost: from R 750 pp
Optional : R 250 additional fee for and Electric Bicycle if available, please book in advance
If you do this tour you get a 10% discount on the Cape Town Cycle tour