Stellenbosch, like Franschhoek, was one of the first valleys to be settled in the Cape, and is also one of the most picturesque locations in the country! The rich cultural heritage of this pretty town has been meticulously preserved, and is a favourite attraction for tourists from around the world. The Cape Dutch style architecture creates a serene and homely atmosphere, offering the ideal cultural retreat. For history buffs, a walking town tour takes you through the most historical areas the village has to offer. Apart from the rich and artistic heritage, Stellenbosch is also home to some of the world’s most famous vineyards! Surrounded by the most magnificent mountain ranges, Stellenbosch is the perfect day excursion for visitors to the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, just 40 minutes’ drive away. Boasting over 140 wine farms, Stellenbosch offers the widest variety and largest concentration of wine farms in the country! Experience the vineyard lifestyle from one of many luxurious country retreats. A first choice for rest and rejuvenation, this quint town is a true old world experience.
Stellenbosh is a bustling town, with a thriving economic hub, and the famed University of Stellenbosh in the town centre. With a contrasting combination of modern day culture and Cape Dutch influence, this enchanting Cape wine hotspot is a first class attraction for local and international tourists alike. With world famous vineyards, Stellenbosch is a desirable retreat for wine tasting enthusiasts. Greatest Africa also offers private wine tours in the exquisite Cape wine area, guided by boutique wine producer Richard Hilton, of Richard Hilton Vineyards. Richard is also the founder and MD of Greatest Africa, and his passion lies in the unforgettable and world renowned Cape wine experience. Based in the greater Cape area, Greatest Africa are on the ground experts. Our experienced team will guide you towards the ideal Stellenbosch experience!