Top Stellenbosch Tour Packages
Stellenbosch is a beautiful and momentous city, full of history and culture. Not only a great place to visit, but also makes an excellent home base for anyone looking for adventure. With Dook Travels’ exclusive range of Stellenbosch Tour Packages, enjoy your trip to its core as we take you along the great wineries, amazing historical architectures to exciting adventures like encountering an eagle or hawk; watching a mesmerizing sunset; or plucking berries! Do you know chocolates and espresso at Stellenbosch are the local dears? If you're looking for something more romantic than staying in an old castle or spa hotel, consider spending your weekend here instead!
Things to know about Stellenbosch (South Africa)
Stellenbosch is an archaic town, the second oldest in South Africa. It is also known as the 'City of Oaks', and can be called as the queen of Cape after Port Elizabeth with good reason. It's got a rich history and spectacular scenery that has attracted visitors from all over the world for centuries. You'll find plenty of historic architecture as well as modern buildings like Stellenbosch’s Village Museum, which houses some of South Africa's most famous exhibitions like Schreuderhuis and Blettermanhuis. The wine routes of Stellenbosch are next to known. Apart from this, there are other fun activities that Stellenbosch offers a platform for and not many are aware of them. Visiting the Stellenbosch food market; picking up your own berries in the Polkadraai Strawberry Farm; Wandering in the Stellenbosch Botanical Gardens; visiting the Rasta house; watching the Duck March; exploring the Butterfly world; visiting the Oom Samie Se Winkel; and finally grooving at the weekends in the Stellenbosch nightclubs!
Cape Town International Airport, Fisantkraal
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Experiences in Stellenbosch
From its colonial Dutch architecture and English-style gardens, to its world renowned wines and charming vineyards, Stellenbosch is the perfect romantic weekend getaway for two. With a number of excellent accommodation options and plethora of fun activities to consider, you'll be able to find something that suits your needs.
Top Attractions in Stellenbosch
The town has many attractions: stunning scenery, interesting architecture, including several buildings designed by famous architects, wine tastings at local wineries, the list goes on! If you're interested in wine tourism or just want to get out into nature while learning about South Africa's rich past through its architecture or both, then this city will satisfy your interests in every way possible!
Plan A Trip To Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch is a great place to visit. With many ways to spend your time there, you can enjoy the wine, go on a wine tour or visit the town itself. If you're looking for something more active than that though then consider visiting one of our local wineries which offer activities such as guided tours and tasting sessions or even better yet try something new by booking one of our Stellenbosch Tour Packages where we pick the travel enthusiasts up from their accommodation before driving around Stellenbosch for hours before returning there again!
If you're looking for something more relaxing then why not stay at one of the luxury hotels in Stellenbosch? Through our customizable Stellenbosch Holiday Packages, we will take you to one of the best hotels or an upscale farm stay in Stellenbosch! The hoteliers in Stellenbosch are all experts in providing guests with an unforgettable experience while still maintaining discretion so if this sounds like something that would appeal to anyone then give us a call today!
Yes, we know, sleeping in a castle doesn't exactly scream "romance" but Spier's luxury hotel lets you do exactly that. When Jan van Riebeeck arrived in 1652, Spier was little more than an outpost of the Dutch East India Company. Today, it's one of the oldest wineries in South Africa. When in Spier, make sure you take out some time from your Stellenbosch Tour and experience an eagle encounter at Spier Wine Farm, visit the Craft Maker to see some of the best traditional and modern artwork of the South African craftsman.
The museum at Stellenbosch makes for a great stopover on your way to or from Spier and offers insight into local history in its four-period houses- Schreuder House, Bletterman House, Grosvenor House, and O.M. Bergh House. You can also have a look at the toy museum and the archaic powder magazine, V.O.C. Kruithuis here!
Have a picnic at Jonkershoek Nature Reserve! Jonkershoek Nature Reserve is a beautiful place to spend the day. There are hiking trails, picnic spots and swimming holes that you can enjoy with your family or friends. You can also stay overnight in one of the cottages nearby if you want to get away from the hustle-bustle of the city for a night.
Visit the Rupert Museum Complex to have a look at the unique classified art collection of Huberte and Anton Rupert, predominantly the tapestries, paintings and sculptures. Nestled on the Eersterivier riverbank within the picturesque oak trees and vineyards, this classical building represents not only the architectural backstory but also the natural elegance and wine culture of the Stellenbosch. Also, the museum showcases some of the notable creations of South African artists as well as that of Europe's leading sculptors.
A walking tour is best to witness the graciousness of the land closely. The town of Stellenbosch is small and walkable, so there are many ways to see it. You can take a guided tour that is included in our Stellenbosch Packages. You can also take some time out to go on scoot tours or electric bike tours around the historic town!
Go wine tasting at some of the famous wineries in Stellenbosch like the Boschendal Accommodation, Ken Forrester Wines, Rust en Vrede Wine Estate, Villiera Wines, and Uva Mira Mountain Vineyards, to name a few! Do not let yourself get confused with the lists. Our Stellenbosch Tour Packages will take you to the best of all! One such is the Waterford Estate. It is a beautiful winery and restaurant located in Stellenbosch. It has an extensive wine list, as well as delicious food and the best views of the vines. You can also stay here for the weekend or even longer if you want to enjoy yourself!
Sunsets at Stellenbosch are worth witnessing. If you want us to recommend the best, watch a sunset at Mulderbosch Vineyards! It is a popular sunset spot, and the winery also has its own restaurant. You can enjoy a wine tasting at this location or just relax on the terrace with some friends while you watch the sunset. If you're feeling hungry after your visit to Mulderbosch Vineyards, there are several options nearby: try out The Cheese Shop for lunch; pop into Fat Butcher for dinner; or check out The Old Biscuit Mill for breakfast!
Dook International is more than happy to take you on a grand Stellenbosch Tour through their coveted packages. We, at Dook International, have all the necessary modern, cutting-edge extravagances to make sure you enjoy your days in Stellenbosch the best and within your comfort zone! We will be happy to add you to our list as we cross the milestone of providing satisfactory services to over five lakhs travellers in over 500 destinations!
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