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Classic Cape Cuisine Walk


Activity Description

Established in 1679, Stellenbosch charms visitors with its romantic oak-lined streets, its famous food and wine heritage, amazing architectural diversity and outdoor art. On this tour, you’ll savour traditional food and drinks from the region as your guide leads you through this vibrant university town.


Duration4 hours
WhenMonday to Saturday excluding 24 - 26 Dec, 31 Dec - 01 Jan and Easter weekend. The tour is closed on Sundays.
Where47 Church / Kerk Street, Stellenbosch Central, Stellenbosch 7599, at Stellenbosch Wine Routes Office
WeatherThe running of the tour is not subject to the weather.
What to WearComfortable walking shoes and clothing appropriate to the weather of the day.
Things to BringCamera.
Guests or Spectators


Minimum Age0 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelAverage
Maximum Weight0.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions


Guided tour of the historic town centre with a visit to a pioneer house from 1709. Along the walking route, we’ll stop for tastings and lunch, typically: Freshly-baked bread sticks from an artisan bakery.
Traditional beef snacks when we visit a small, family-run butchery.
Wine tasting at a trendy wine bar in the town centre (non-alcoholic options available).
Heritage lunch platter featuring some favourites from this region.
Trilogy of Cape desserts with an indigenous tea tasting.
Nostalgic sweets.
Please note: Menu subject to change without notice.


Any food / drinks other than those specified.
Guide gratuities.
Purchases of a personal nature.


We can only accommodate special dietary requirements if informed in advance.

Customer Reviews

Our Classic Cape Cuisine Walk with Juliana, was just perfect. Juliana is a guide who puts a lot of heart and soul in her tours. We enjoyed every minute and would recommend her to everyone who is interested in this tour. We learned a lot about the history of Stellenbosch and the local cuisine. 10 out of 10 points! - Cornelius Ahrens

In één woord: uitstekend! - Hugo Simons

Thank you. The tour was absolutely awesome. we had a great time. Hanli was so knowledgeable and Stellenbosch is great. We will definitely be back. Everything we did, saw, tasted, ate and experienced was amazing. Thank you very much Hanli and Bites and Sites. Regards Karen - Karen Majavie

We absolutely loved the Classic Cape Cuisine Walk! Our host, Louise, was incredibly knowledgeable about Stellenbosch and it's history. We learned so much while enjoying local foods and beverages. The entire outing was incredibly organized and we felt so welcomed by all of the stops and restaurants that we visited. We will highly recommend this excursion to anyone visiting Stellenbosch! - Jackie Wrotniak

The Classic Cape Cuisine Walk was excellent. The inclusions and timing were perfect and Hanli was the most engaging tour leader who was so passionate and knowledgeable on the Stellenbosch area. We thoroughly enjoyed our time and it was definitely a highlight on our itinerary. - Andrea Moore

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