2020 flower tour dates:
Friday 14 till Sunday 16 August.
Tuesday 18 till Thursday 20 August.
Friday 21 till Sunday 23 August.
Friday 28 till Sunday 30 August.
3 days and 2 nights.
Day 1 – Cape Town to Vanrynsdorp.
Depart Cape Town area and head North with the ever changing landscapes. We will stop at a hidden gem along the way where you will be able to sample some olives, olive oil and do some wine tasting. We will stop for lunch along the way. We visit Clanwilliam and the Ramskop Flower Garden. This stop will prove to be one of the highlights of the day. We will also visit the rooibos tea factory, where you will learn about how the local plant is grown and cultivated. You will also be able to sample the delicious rooibos tea and buy some rooibos skin care products. We then head to Vanrhynsdorp area where we over night at the same Bed and Breakfast for two nights.
Day 2 – Vanrynsdorp to Nieuwoudville.
After an early breakfast we visit the succulent nursey in Vanrynsdorp (one of my personal favourite stops!). We then head on over the Knersvlakte up to Nieuwoudtville, known as the bulb capital of the world, via the spectacular Vanrhyns Pass where we will spend the day exploring this fascinating area, visiting amongst other things the spectacular and unexpected Nieuwoudtville waterfalls, the amazing Quiver Tree Forest with over 8000 trees! A visit to Matjiesfontein farm will, without a doubt be the highlight of the day! You will enjoy a picnic lunch amongst the flowers having also enjoyed some of the local pancakes in the church hall (If your tour falls over a Saturday). We return to the same B & B for dinner. A full and memorable day!
Day 3 – Vanrynsdorp back to Cape Town.
We head back to Cape Town via the West Coast and visit seaside villages along the way, visiting Elandsbaai and Veldrif. We will enjoy a lovely walk on the beach. Lunch will be enjoyed along the way. This day will also be a highlight as the flowers will follow us to Cape Town.
Cost of the 3 day tour:
R7250 PER PERSON SHARING and R8050 SINGLE SUPPLEMENT. (GROUP TOUR rate, with a maximum of 8 guests per tour). The price includes: Transport, guide accommodation, breakfast, picnic lunches, bottled water and all park entrance fees. The price excludes all dinners and drinks.
R8450 PER PERSON SHARING AND R9250 SINGLE SUPPLEMENT. (PRIVATE TOUR rate. Enjoying a flower tour, just with your group. Min 4 pax).
The price includes: transport, guide, accommodation, breakfast, picnic lunches, bottled water and all park entrance fees. The price excludes all dinners and drinks.
We specialize in small groups and only have a maximum of 8 guests per tour.
Small suitcases and bring something warm to wear, comfortable walking shoes, hat and sunscreen and don’t forget your camera 🙂
The Wine Specialists reserves the right to change the daily routes as it deems fit due to weather, road conditions and or where the flowers are showing the best.