Hop-on Hop-off Experience

EXPERIENCE


Franschhoek Wine Tram currently offers six hop-on hop-off lines to choose from each visiting eight wine estates and showcasing a separate part of the Franschhoek Valley.

Passengers board the tour at the ticket office located in the Franschhoek Village and are transported by a combination of tram and tram-bus around a loop of stops allowing passengers to hop-on hop-off at any of the stops.

Each of the lines has a wide selection of wine estates to visit from boutique to marquee estates and each offers a unique perspective on the Franschhoek wine experience.

HIGHLIGHTS


  • Passengers will be transported by tram and open-air tram-bus around a loop of stops with a selection of eight wine estates to disembark at
  • In addition to the wine tasting activities offered at each stop, several of the wine estates on the tour boast world-class restaurants serving lunches and picnics
  • The tram or tram-bus passes each stop once an hour allowing passengers to hop-on hop-off at their convenience
  • Wine purchased while on the tour can be handed over to the conductor for later collection at the end of the tour

BOOKING


  • Price: Adult R220 / Child (3-17) R90
  • Wine tasting fees at each estate (between R20 and R50 per person) are not included in the tour price
  • The tour starts and ends at the ticket office located in the centre of the Franschhoek Village
  •  In order to avoid disappointment we advise passengers to make lunch reservations at least 24 hours in advance of travel
  • An optional transfer from Cape Town can be added during the booking process

Hop-on Hop-off Lines

ORANGE LINE


The Orange Line departs on the tram-bus first and showcases the western region of the picturesque Franschhoek Valley stopping at the following wine estates:  Noble Hill, Babylonstoren, Backsberg, Glen Carlou, Solms Delta, Vrede en Lust, Plaisir De Merle and Allee Bleue.

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PURPLE LINE


The Purple Line departs on the tram first and showcases the western region of the picturesque Franschhoek Valley stopping at the following wine estates:  Vrede en Lust, Plaisir De Merle, Allee Bleue, Noble Hill, Babylonstoren, Backsberg, Glen Carlou and Solms-Delta.

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BLUE LINE


The Blue Line departs on the tram-bus first and showcases Franschhoek’s breath-taking mountain views while stopping at the following wine estates: Mont Rochelle, Le Lude, La Bri, La Bourgogne, Holden Manz, La Couronne, Rickety Bridge and Grande Provence.

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GREEN LINE


The Green Line departs on the tram first and showcases Franschhoek’s breath-taking mountain views while stopping at the following wine estates: Rickety Bridge, Grande Provence, Mont Rochelle, Le Lude, La Bri, La Bourgogne, Holden Manz and La Couronne.

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RED LINE


The Red Line departs on the tram-bus first and showcases Franschhoek’s picturesque rolling vineyards while stopping at the following wine estates: Maison, Eikehof, Leopard’s Leap, Chamonix, Dieu Donne, Franschhoek Cellar, Rickety Bridge and Grande Provence.

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YELLOW LINE


The Yellow Line departs on the tram first and showcases Franschhoek’s picturesque rolling vineyards while stopping at the following wine estates: Rickety Bridge, Grande Provence, Maison, Eikehof, Leopard’s Leap, Chamonix, Dieu Donne and Franschhoek Cellar.

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