There is no wine valley in the world that can compare with the magic of Franschhoek!
Take a leisurely journey through the Franschhoek valley in the open-air Franschhoek Wine Tram, this journey offers uninterrupted views of the breathtaking scenery that makes this region one of the most beautiful corners in South Africa, famous for the cultivation of some of the world’s finest wines!
Franschhoek is known as the Wine and Gourmet capital of South Africa, which, considering that the village of Franschhoek, with its history of over 300 years reflected in the architecture and its rich culture, is home to over 40 restaurants where the talents of nationally and internationally award winning chefs produce culinary delights to suit every palate!
There are three different types of tours offered by the Franschhoek Wine Tram, which include their hop-on hop-off wine tours that stop off at various wine farms along 4 different routes, a curated wine experience and group tours. The hop-on hop-off open wine tram and open air bus transports visitors to various wine estates along the loop taken, where they can enjoy the different experiences offered by each estate. These tours include a narration focusing on the history of Franschhoek and wine cultivation in the valley and how the French Huguenots established the first vineyards in the region.
The Franschhoek Wine Tram Curated Wine Experience will take you on a journey into the heart of the world-renowned winemaking culture of the Franschhoek Valley at the first estate visited, introducing you to local wines under the guidance of a knowledgeable wine guide, a 3 course lunch and premium wine tastings at an additional two wine estates! This is a very special tour that is limited to only 7 visitors per curated wine experience, making booking essential, and it is also a tour that takes you from around 10am to 5pm, so set aside the whole day for this extra special experience!
Last but not least, the Franschhoek Wine Tram offers group wine tours, which are great fun for celebrations, corporate events or functions with a difference! This is a dedicated tour for groups of 20 or more people which include 4 premium wine tastings, along with the exclusive use of a tram-bus for the day while you visit various world-renowned wine estates in this beautiful valley!
Pick your Franschhoek Wine Tram experience, make your booking and look forward to an unforgettable experience and a warm welcome to Franschhoek!