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Stellenbosch Tourism and Information Bureau. (Cape Winelands Tourism/Tourist Information)

   By Willie_slabber on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 - 12:36 pm: Edit Post

Marketing Manager: Willie Slabber
Tel 021 883 3584
Fax 021 883 8017


Wine Tours:

* Wine Tours can be in the form of a full-, or half day tour.
Cost: Full Day R300.00 per person
Half Day R190.00 per person

§ Visit Historic Stellenbosch and learn more of our rich heritage.
§ Enjoy beautiful scenery & Cape Dutch Architecture.
§ Drive through majestic mountain passes.
§ Do wine tasting on selected, award winning estates.
§ Embark on a cellar tour.
§ Relax whilst having lunch on a wine farm.

Stellenbosch on Foot: (Historic walk through the streets of Stellenbosch)

* Tours depart daily from the Stellenbosch Tourism & Information Bureau.
Cost: R50.00 per person (2 or more persons)
R110.00 per person (if only one person books)

§ This is an unique opportunity to experience 300 years of history in the “village of the Oaks”.
§ Enjoy a guided walk through historic Stellenbosch.
§ Visit historic buildings and learn more of our rich heritage and culture.
§ Your guide, an experienced historian will share some of the wonderful fables and tales generated from the not to distant past.

Individual / Personalised Tours:

* Tours are arranged on personal request. Departure times and activities on the itinerary are flexible.
Cost: Full Day: Rates are subject to change when itineraries are planned

The following can be considered when organising your individual tour:

§ Wine Tasting / Tours
§ Visiting the towns in the winelands (Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl, Wellington, Pniel)
* History
* Architecture
* Attractions
* Shopping
§ Cape Town City Centre
* History
* Architecture
* Shopping
* Attractions (Table Mountain, V & A Waterfront, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens etc.
* Beaches
§ Adventure
* Shark Cage Diving
* Whale Watching
* Fly Fishing
* River Rafting
* Mountain Biking
* Hiking
§ Golf
* Stellenbosch has 3 top class golf estates
§ Culinary Tours
* Restaurants
* Cheese Tasting
* Strawberry Plantations
* Chocolate Factories


Township Tours:

* Township Tourism is an ever-growing activity and it is becoming more and more popular with international visitors. Stellenbosch has a rich and vibrant Township culture, and guests to Stellenbosch are encouraged to take part in this ‘eye opening’ experience.
Cost: R180.00 per person (2 hour morning or afternoon walk)

§ Meet at the Stellenbosch Tourism Bureau. Guests are transferred to Khayamandi.
§ Embark on a walking tour through the streets of Khayamandi with an experienced guide.
§ Meet the people, young and old. Interaction is encouraged.
§ Take a look at informal trading and Street Café’s (Spaza Shops)
§ Go inside some of the informal settlements, and hostels.
§ Experience the aroma of an open air meet market.
§ Have a drink at a local Tavern or Pub, (Shebeens)
§ Taste traditional food.
* Please note: B&B and Home-stay (staying with a local family) accommodation is available.

We wish to invite you to spend an unforgettable time in the heart of the Cape Winelands. So that when you leave, you leave with more than a perception or experience. You leave with the knowledge that you have made friends, tasted some of the best wines in the world, and have experienced African culture.

   By Willie_slabber on Friday, September 19, 2003 - 08:28 pm: Edit Post

Stellenbosch Dorpskalender

August 30
Opening Ceremonies at Paul Roos Auditorium

Untill 7th September
Junior World Championship for Performing Arts – Takes place at the Paul Roos Auditorium for the entire week- Also at the Endler -, Fismer- and Vroue Vereniging Halls – This is a International Event – Contact : Willie Slabber at 021 883 3584

September 6
Finals and Showcase of Junior World Championships for Performing Arts
Tickets Available at Tourism Office at R250.00 - 021 883 3584

Tourism Awareness month.
The Tourism office would like to invite all in Stellenbosch to come and visit us in Market Street for the duration of the month .Come and learn about tourism and see what we do and how it affect all our lives.
Schools will also be visited during this month. Contact: Willie 021 883 3584

September 03
Crafters meeting at Stellenbosch Tourism Office – All crafters welcome –
Contact : Seranti Viljoen 021 883 3584

September 21
Dorp street –“Arts Under The Oaks”– Contact : Sanita 021 886 6356

September 24
Tourism Day – Lots of happenings at the Tourism Office. Contact: 021 883 3584
Heritage Day

September 25
Stellenbosch Festival starts and will carry on till the 4th October

September 28
The big walk on Delheim – 8:30 – 11:00
Enjoy a day on the farm with family and friends. Transport will be available to the trail leading up to the fynbos of the Simonsberg. Cost R10.00 per person
Delheim will be open for lunch, wine tasting and sales. Contact Anita Newman
@ 021 888 4600

October 4
Stellenbosch Festival – conclude

October 9
House of J.C.le Roux - Special Strawberry Event with Cap Classique at the Tasting Centre, Devonvalley Road. Bookings is essential Contact: Nicola 021 865 2590

October 10
Official kick – off of the Strawberry festival to last till Sunday 19th October
Contact: Willie Slabber 021 883 3584

October 10
Van der Stel Bal – R200.00 per kaartjie – Kontak: Jaco Smit 083 3018631

October 15
Special tour Operator’s Function sponsored by J.C.Le Roux at the Stellenbosch Tourism Office – form part of the Strawberry Festival – Contact: Willie Slabber 021 883 3584

October 16
Dwarsrivier (Pniel) Ontvang besoek van die Minister van Toerisme en het Stellenbosch en omliggende streke uitgenooi om hulle te besoek .
Kontak: Linda Nichols by 021 885 1609

October 17
i- Stellenbosch Classic Golfday at Devonvale Golf Club. Bookings essential
Contact: Willie Slabber 021 883 3584

October 25
Simon van der Stel fees vind plaas op Die Braak Program sluit in : WP Hoërskole Toutrek Kompetisie, Multi-kulturele dans en sang, Papegaaiskiet, Hondevertoning en vele meer.Kontak: Renette van Zyl 809 7216

November 15
Winelands Marathon 42/21 km. Races in Stellenbosch - Contact

November 26
Neil Joubert Plaaswedloop 13 km.

December 03
Nokia –Great South African Journey

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