The original food tour will introduce you to the flavors of Stellenbosch. Established in 1679, Stellenbosch is the second oldest town in South Africa and it also represents a vibrant university town. The local guide will lead you on a tasty discovery of the traditional food and drinks and the aromas of the Cape. Along the way, you will explore the historic heart of Stellenbosch with its elegant oak-lined streets and rich architectural heritage. Escorted by a Stellenbosch specialist guide, you will visit the botanical gardens to collect fragrant herbs and botanicals for your gin tasting, whilst hearing entertaining stories of the town’s rich history and culture.
Then visit various eateries for a true taste of Stellenbosch, like sample home-grown teas and typical Cape sweet treats for morning tea time and enjoy freshly baked bread from an artisan bakery. Awaken your senses during the Five Senses of Gin tastings and try the traditional cured beef from a family-run butchery. End the tour with a relaxing heritage lunch platter at one of the most luxurious and oldest hotels in South Africa.