Tours

Stellenbosch Ride and Wine Tour

Join us for a day of exploring Stellenbosch and visiting wine estates – on two wheels!  We offer guided wine tours 5 days a week (Tuesday - Saturday).

Tour Options

Half-day Guided Tour Option

We offer guided Wine Tours 5 days a week (Tuesday - Saturday)

Tour includes Bike rental with helmet.

Tour Itinerary:

Cost R900pp min 2 people, max 10, discounts on large groups can be offered. Approx. - 10am – 3pm

3 wine tastings, Lanzerac, Glenelly, Stark Conde,

Water and a snack included.

The tour begins with meeting at Ride In @ 10am, If you need assistance in getting to us, please let us know.

We will get you all set up on your bikes before heading out.

The tour is around 13km and requires a moderate fitness level or the use of E-bike (electric bike) booking essential.

Our first tasting will be at Glenelly, situated on the foot hills on the far side of Stellenbosch, we will get there by weaving our way through the old suburbs and then into Stellenbosch town centre stopping to chat and take in some of the heritage.

We will then weave our way back through the beautiful streets of Stellenbosch and up to Lanzerac Wine Estate for our second tasting. Lanzerac, which is steeped in a history dating back to 1692, the 326-year-old estate is synonymous with old-world charm and rich Cape heritage.

After Lanzerac we shall ride on to Stark Conde for the final tasting, nestled in the Jonkershoek valley this gem of a wine farm has some amazing wines to finish off with.

We will then return to Ride In to drop off the bikes and lunch if you desire.

We recommend using an UBER to get to and from us as there is 12 wines to taste.

Custom, Full-Day, Multi-day and Luxury Tours

Is half a day just not enough?  Would you like your tour to include gourmet meals, chocolate pairings, and more?  We also offer additional tour types for small or large groups, including longer tours in the surrounding areas.  Options include Franschhoek, Simonsberg, Devon Valley, and more.  To request a custom tour, please email gavin@ridein.co.za

How to Book

Please book your tour online using our easy booking engine below.  Please note there are different bike types available, please select your preferred type when booking.  Questions?  Please email gavin@ridein.co.za

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Why Tour with Us?

Scenic, paved route accessible to all fitness levels

Range of bikes to choose from – town bikes or mountain bikes, with the option to upgrade to carbon road bikes

Our friendly guides provide interesting commentary en route, educating you on the history of Stellenbosch and the wine industry of the Western Cape

Taste wines from 3 distinct areas – Idas Valley, Jonkershoek Valley, and Banhoek Valley!

Option to start or end your tour with delicious coffee, food or freshly-baked sweets at our charming farm-based café

Important Notes

Guests must be age 18 or older to participate in the wine tastings

Guests will be required to sign indemnity forms before the ride, and are responsible for their own well-being.  Helmet use is mandatory while riding.  Please drink responsibly.

Ride In is located on the outskirts of Stellenbosch town, 5 minutes from the centre by car.  Transfers are available from central Stellenbosch, please request at the time of booking.

Our tour route is approximately 15kms over mostly-flat, paved surfaces, ridden at a relaxed pace with several stops, and is suitable for most guests, even non-cyclists.  If you have concerns or questions about accessibility, please contact us.

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