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Full-Day Franschhoek Wine Tram Tour from Cape Town

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    Pass By: City Sightseeing, Cape Town Central 8005 South Africa

    Join our air conditioned motor coach for a transfer to the Franschhoek Valley

    Stop At: Franschhoek Wine Tram, 32 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa

    Board the Franschhoek wine tram Purple or Orange line. These circular routes stop at any of 8 wine estates with the tram or tram bus passing every 30 minutes. (Realistically you will visit 4-5 estates)

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cape Town Aquarium 1, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Return transport by air-conditioned coach from Cape Town to the Franschhoek valley to connect with the tram
    • 1 Wine tasting on the tram
    • Choice of Orange or Purple Tram routes
    • Visit these wine estates: Allee Bleue, Solms Delta, Boschendal, Plaisir de Merle,
    • Vrede & Lust, Noble Hill, Babylonstoren & Backsberg
    • Tram & Tram buses offer hop on hop off every 30 minutes
    • Entry/Admission - Franschhoek Wine Tram
    • Gratuities
    • Wine tasting fees at the chosen wine estates
    • Cost of lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress code is casual / semi casual
    • Wine tasting minimum age is 18
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 64 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Ticket did not contain the bus departure point. I read the ticket several times to try and find it and also searched for the address where the tour was advertised on Trip Advisor but couldn't find it. I tried to contact Trip Advisor but since...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    3  Thank 576camila
    CSScpt, Director of Sales at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Camilla. Thank you for your review. So you booked the Tram tour on Tripadvisor through Viator. As we don't run those platforms we cannot amend the way they send information. However, having just purchased a test ticket, I can confirm that the departure place...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Excellent day - worth every cent . Truly amazing experience. Dont miss out on this world class experience

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank leecee123
    Reviewed 21 July 2019

    We did the Franschoek Wine Tram via the City Sight Seeing tour and it was amazing. Staff were friendly and professional. The tour itself was an incredible experience. I highly recommend this experience.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank BiancaD2141
    Reviewed 12 July 2019

    Excellent time I had on this tram wine tour,a clean bus with excellent professional crew.and wonderful tram tour staff.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank ntheteM
    Reviewed 26 June 2019 via mobile

    Surpassed all expectations; the wineries were all top notch and the service from City Sightseeing was fantastic. Lunch was exceptional and we tasted more than 20 outstanding wines!!

    2  Thank hrosas2
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    15 July 2019|
    Response from Susy1921 | Reviewed this property |
    No but not a bad idea to reserve if you know the place in advance.
    14 April 2019|
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    Response from LongHaulMonkey | Reviewed this property |
    CBD: Stop 5 Tour office, located at 81 Long Street . and the 2 Oceans Aquarium at the V&A Waterfront.
    Hoda M
    29 January 2019|
    Response from bernaohan |
    We are staying in Franschheoch on the 21 st of March can we book a tram from there.?
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