Constantia Wine Estates: explore the oldest wine region in the southern hemisphere
Constantia Wine Estates form part of what is described as the Constantia Wine Valley. Here, visitors have access to 9 beautiful wine estates all within close proximity to each other, and only 20 minutes from Cape Town's city centre. This area is known as the oldest wine producing area in all of the southern hemisphere - wine has been produced here, non-stop, since 1685.
Not only will visitors to this breath taking area be able to indulge in the history of each wine estate, you will be able to lose yourself in a range of wine tastings, inspiring views, and delicious cuisines. These estates are known for hosting some of the best restaurants in South Africa. Some famous estates to put on your bucket list is Groot Constantia, Klein Constantia, Steenberg Vineyards, Beau Constantia, and more. At some estates you are able to book accommodation, allowing you to explore in style and luxury.
If you feel like rather taking a drive away from Cape Town, you always have the option to visit the Stellenbosch wine region, or even the Paarl wine estates. Whatever you fancy, your options are nearly endless.
To see what some of the Constantia wine estates have to offer, feel free to browse through the advertisements listed in this section.