Cape Winelands Adventures

The Cape Winelands are nestled between magnificent mountains and rivers which makes this area in South Africa the perfect adventurer’s playground.  For water based activities there are the Breede and Berg Rivers.  Enjoy wine tasting whilst canoeing or just cruising from one estate to the next on a luxury boat cruise

The Helderberg Mountains have many famous hiking and mountain biking routes to choose from.  Use a reputable adventure operator in the area to show you some of the secret…

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Adventures in Cape Winelands
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The Cape Winelands are nestled between magnificent mountains and rivers which makes this area in South Africa the perfect adventurer’s playground.  For water based activities there are the Breede and Berg Rivers.  Enjoy wine tasting whilst canoeing or just cruising from one estate to the next on a luxury boat cruise

The Helderberg Mountains have many famous hiking and mountain biking routes to choose from.  Use a reputable adventure operator in the area to show you some of the secret spots or venture out with them on an extreme kloofing adventure.

In the skies above the magnificent wine estates you can go hot-air balooning, gliding, paragliding, hang gliding or just charter a helicopter and go wine estate hopping in luxury.

The clear mountain streams in the region make the ideal fishing destination and for those in the party that have no interest in fishing there are plenty more outdoor adventures to choose from. 

The towns of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek are synonymous with fine dining, but before you unwind in one of the many picturesque wine farms, explore the mountains and vineyards. Then open a bottle of your favorite wine as you sit back and toast the end of a perfect adventure.

Cape Winelands Adventures

Bicycle Tours

Get those Boots Dirty on a Bicycle Tour in the Cape Winelands! The towns of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek all offer an exciting mix of options for a Bicycle Tour. Cycle through quaint towns with trendy coffee shops, vineyards on mountain slopes, reserves covered in fynbos or on rugged mountain...

Bike Tours

Saddle up and explore the picturesque Cape Winelands. Meander through vineyards, take in the sights and sounds of picturesque towns, climb the mountain slopes and test your skills on heart pumping single tracks. There is a trail for everyone and the best part about a Bike Tour in the Cape Winelands...

Cable Waterskiing

Blue Rock, near Sir Lowry’s Pass in the Cape Winelands is one of Cape Town’s best kept secrets. Even on a hot summers day you will seldom stand in line for your turn to go Cable Waterskiing. The cable is suited for Waterskiing, Wakeboarding and kneeboarding so there is something for all your friends!...

Cycle Tours

Tour the Cape Winelands on two wheels!  A Cycle Tour in the Cape Winelands gives you the opportunity to experience and enjoy the unique way of life that surrounds the production of wine. Whatever the season, a ride through the vineyards gives you a sense of the love that the farmers have for this...

Gliding

Come to the Cape Winelands and soar like an eagle above the vineyards and rivers, high above the coastline and alongside loftly mountaintops on a Gliding Adventure. The Cape Winelands is the perfect playground for Gliding with plenty of destinations to explore in gentle natural air currents that can...

Hang Gliding

The Cape Winelands is an area in the Western Cape, nestled between magnificent mountains and the Indian Ocean. The best way to see this amazing scenic beauty is obviously from above and luckily our operators in the Cape Winelands are standing by with an offer that you will not be able to resist –...

Helicopter Flights

See the world from a whole new angle on a Helicopter Flight in the Cape Winelands. Our operators offer scenic flights above the magnificent rolling hills of the vineyards with a dramatic background of the mountains around Stellenbosch, Franschoek and Hermanus. During the winter months you can also se...

Horse Riding

Winetasting from horse-back is an experience not to be missed. Ride through vineyards into picturesque wine farms and enjoy sampling the wines of the Cape Winelands. There are guided outrides to suit every levels of ability. As a beginner you can enjoy a safe scenic rides and more advanced riders can...

Hot-Air Ballooning

It is a timeless truth - Wine and Romance just seem to go together. Add to this the picture of slowly drifing away on a cloud, safely tucked into your wicker basket under a Hot Air Balloon, sipping on some of the finest wines of the Cape Winelands while viewing the picturesque homesteads and vineyards...

Mountain Biking

The picturesque mountain slopes of the Cape Winelands are the perfect place to combine your love of the great outdoors with your passion for Mountain Biking. Saddle up and take your pick from heart pumping single tracks in Contermanskloof, family friendly trails along the Eerste River in Jonkershoek...

Quad Biking

Are you looking for an adrenaline filled adventure that will get those Boots Dirty? A Quad Biking adventure in the Cape Winelands will tick all the boxes. It is easy to learn riding on a Quad Bike (also known as an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV)). A Quad Bike has four wheels so you don’t need to worry...

Running Tours

The perfect way to get those Boots Dirty and see the sights and sounds of the Cape Winelands at the same time is on a Running Tour. Choose between a variety of routes – you can explore townships, run through vineyards or race along the rugged coastline. There is something for everyone – and the...

Scootours

There is no better way to see a place than from the top of a hill. With Scootours® Franschoek, you will feel the wind in your hair as you wind through vineyards and along historic Cape ox-wagon trails on an off-road kick scooter. Located little over an hour from Cape Town, Scootours® Franschhoek...

Segway Tours

Spier wine farm in the Cape Winelands is a place witn an ambience that you need to take in at a leisurely pace. A Segway PT (Personal Transporter) Tour is therefore the perfect way to enjoy the calm waters of the Eerste River, the sweeping views of the Helderberg Mountain while the aroma from the many...

Wakeboarding

Water sports enthusiasts head to Blue Rock at the slopes of the Helderberg Mountains in the Cape Winelands for a Wakeboarding Adventure in Lake Blue Rock. The cable park has several obstacles, but beginners can choose to just let the cable pull them along while they get the hang of Wakeboarding. The...

Waterskiing

Waterskiers in the Cape Winelands head to False Bay and to Blue Rock at the foot of the Helderberg Mountains. Waterskiing at Blue Rock is at a clear lake with an over head pulling system (cable). It is also suited for Wakeboarding and kneeboarding and has obstacles for daredevils or more advanced riders.

Zip Line

A Zip Line is designed to be propelled solely by gravity. You start at the highest platform, attach the pulley to your safety harness and simply let yourself go. The feeling of being suspended high in the air, your feet dangling below as you soar through the air is simply awesome. Operators in the Cape...