This is a hand crafted escorted wine tour of South Africa. It has been designed to allow participants to explore and gain insightful knowledge about South Africa’s wine industry from emerging wine areas to the well established wine region of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl. You’ll meet some of South Africa’s leading grape growers, vintners and sommeliers, whilst enjoying amazing cuisine,wines, hospitality, scenery and game viewing.
26 MAY 2020
South Africa is renowned for its wines, especially its own variety- the Pinotage.
This exclusive, escorted wine tour explores South Africa’s wine industry from the new to the century old established vineyards. You’ll stay at wonderful lodges and hotels whilst enjoying stunning cuisine and the best wines South Africa has to offer. You’ll meet and engage with vintners, sommeliers and grape growers on this hand crafted escorted tour.
You’ll also get to go on safari and stay in a private game reserve for 2 nights. The private lodge is nestled on the banks of the Nhlaralumi River in the Timbaviti Private Game Reserve where you'll experience some amazing game viewing up close from open vehicles lead by your professional ranger.
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Airport transfers in South Africa
Meet and greet
9 nts 4 star twin share accommodation
9 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners, 7 wine tastings
Selected drinks at Timbavati game lodge
Luxury touring coach with tour guide and driver
Professional tour escort
Tour of Knysna, Cango Caves, full day wine Tram excursion, Stellenbosch Botanical Gardens, Table Mountain with return cable-way ticket
4 open vehicle game drives
3 internal oneway flights Johannesburg-Port Elizabeth, Cape Town- Kruger, Kruger - Johannesburg
WINES OF SOUTH AFRICA
ThIs video, created by Wines of South Africa, highlights the wonderful aspects of South Africa's wine industry. Besides producing award winning wines South Africa also wants to ensure wines are made in a fair and ethical manner.
You'll get a glimpse of the amazing scenery and the feel for some of the wine estates, however, nothing prepares you for the real thing.
You'll fall in love with South Africa's hospitality, scenery, cuisine, game viewing and of course its stunning wines.
SIMBAVATI GAME LODGES
Simbavati River lodge is situated in the picturesque Timbavati Private Game Reserve, home to the Big 5. The reserve borders Kruger National Park with animals free to traverse thousands of square kilometres unimpeded.
The lodge has a relaxed family atmosphere with fantastic staff and rangers to ensure your stay is truly memorable.
This video will give you an insight into what to expect from your stay, but nothing beats seeing it first hand.