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Overberg Wine Walk – 2 Night

OVERBERG WINE WALK                                                                                                                                                                                   

DAY 1

Check in to your 4-star cottage on a beautiful  farm in the Hemel & Aarde Valley within walking distance of many of the valleys award winning wine estates. A short transfer takes us up Rotary Way Drive for spectacular views of Walker Bay and the Hemel & Aarde Valley

A scenic, mostly downhill & easy walk from the top of Rotary Way though aromatic mountain fynbos to sample the fruit of Hamilton Russell‘s Estate vineyard.  Hamilton Russell is one of the most southerly wine Estates in Africa and pioneered viticulture & wine-making in the Hemel & Aarde Valley.

Take a leisurely stroll to Bouchard Finlayson, globally acclaimed for producing the best Pinot Noir in South Africa as well as exceptional Chardonnays’ & Sauvignon Blancs. The deli platter will not disappoint as you enjoy the beautiful garden setting.                                                                       (Distance 5 km)

From Bouchard Finlayson you will be transferred back to the farm for a relaxing evening and a light diner.

 

DAY 2

Enjoy a hearty farm breakfast before stretching your legs on one of the most scenic walking routes in the valley. We start our walk through the vineyards of Sumaridge Estates 104 acres nestling within 2 imposing mountain ranges in the Upper Hemel & Aarde Valley. The trail wind along country roads and single tracks through horse stud and berry farm’s with some magnificent mountain scenery en route to Moggs Country Restaurant.   We make our way along country roads and fynbos fields to our overnight stop.                                                                             (Distance 10km)

 

                                                               

 

DAY 3

Enjoy breakfast before we follow a track skirting the base of the fynbos -lined mountain to Newton-Johnson vineyards. This route takes us through the vineyards to La Vierge Winery and downhill to the De Bos dam. The lovely farmlands and fynbos ramble takes us to the tasting room of Sumaridge for a wine tasting and magnificent platter.  A short walk takes us back up the valley to Newton Johnson to sample their wine before we make our way to the farm accommodation.              (Distance 9.5 km)

 

Quote includes the following:

  • 2 nights 4 -star Farm stay accommodation
  • Transfers to start of walks & return to farm at end of walks
  • Breakfast on Day 2 & 3
  • Tea & coffee
  • Lunch at the renown Moggs Country Cookhouse
  • Light suppers
  • Cellar platters Day 1 & 3
  • All wine tastings (minimum 3)
  • Professionally Guided (FGASA Field Guides, Cape Tour & Wine Guide)
  • First Aid & back-up assistance

Excludes:

  • Wine purchases
  • Drinks at restaurant
  • Unscheduled taxi transfers

PRICE

R 3 600 per person    GROUP OF 10-12

R 3 900 per person   GROUP OF 6-8

R 4 400 per person   GROUP OF 4

 

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