Constantia Valley Wine Estates

The Constantia Wine Route in Cape Town comprises Buitenverwachting, Steenberg, Constantia Uitsig, Groot Constantia, Klein Constantia, Beau Constantia, Silvermist, Constantia Glen and Eagle’s Nest. This is the first established wine growing region in the whole of southern Africa, dating back to the 17th century. Initially, sweet wines were produced here. These wines were of such a superior quality that they were demanded by European royals and aristocrats, Napoleon Bonaparte was one of these Constantia wine-lovers of old.

The Constantia Valley is the centre of this wine route, and is particularly scenic. With Table Mountain creating a magnificent backdrop, and hundreds of thousands of grapevines rolling down undulating hills, the vistas are simply exquisite from every angle.

Because of the extensive wine history of the Constantia Wine Route, there is a wine museum at the Groot Constantia estate. This offers guided tours and has been established to pay homage to and create awareness of the ever-growing wine industry here.

The wines produced in Constantia are recognised worldwide for being of the highest quality. For this reason, wine tastings and tours of the cellars are a must. These provide the opportunity to sample and purchase some of the best wines available as well as to learn more about the process from grape to table wine. Some of the wine farms have their own restaurants, which pair their delectable cuisine with their top-notch wines for a taste bud phenomenon.

See information about the individual wine estates below or view info about the actual wine route at Constantia Wine Route or view an overview of the region at Constantia Valley Attractions.

16 Wine Estates in the Constantia Valley

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Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Groot Constantia Wine Tasting

The legendary wines of the Groot Constantia Estate in Constantia, Cape Town may be tasted and bought every day from 9am to 6pm. The cost per person includes 5 wines and international souvenir tasting glass, which ...

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Shop for Wine at The Noble Grape

Geared for International (and local) tourists, The Noble Grape provide a Full International Export Service and Local Delivery Service. Situated in the heart of the Constantia Winelands, The Noble Grape Wine ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Groot Constantia Wine Cellar and Cellar Tours

A variety of tours are offered at Groot Constantia Guided tours through the modern cellar are offered daily from 10am to 4pm throughout the year. Tours last from 45 minutes to an hour and include wine tasting. ...

Hout Bay Wine Tours & Tasting

Hout Bay Vineyards

Nestled high up on the slopes in Hout Bay, this independent family owned winery is fantastic to visit for a very personal, intimate wine tasting. Their range includes a top class Cap Classique sparkling wine, ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Buitenverwachting

This estate was originally part of the Constantia Estate, an estate founded by Simon van der Stel who was the first Governor of the new Dutch colony. You'll find the estate nestled in the heart of the Constantia ...

Noordhoek Wine Tours & Tasting

Cape Point Vineyards

When visiting the acclaimed Cape Point Vineyards, it will come as no surprise that it has been awarded dozens of times and by many different institutions for its excellent quality wines. The picturesque vineyards ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Wine Tasting at Eagles Nest

The Eagles Nest Vineyard prides itself in both consistency and quality. They have a unique terrori (for non wine buffs that means that the climate, geology and geography of their vineyards all have special ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

High Constantia Wine Tasting

This winery was established in 1693 so this is anything but a new farm. Set amongst great oak trees and lavish lawns the farm started as an outpost, growing supplies for those using it as a halfway mark between ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Wine Tasting at the Steenberg Vineyards

Steenberg has a lot more to offer than just award winning wines. As the oldest farm in the Constantia Valley, it's also home to the Steenberg Hotel, Catharina's Restaurant, a luxury day spa and an 18-hole golf ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Klein Constantia Estate

Set on the Constantia mountain slopes, it is perfectly positioned as an ideal location for producing quality wine as well as picturesque views over False Bay and the Constantia valley. Simon van der Stel first ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Constantia Glen Wine Estate

Constantia Glen is a boutique wine estate located in the magnificence of the Constantia Valley in Cape Town. From its elevated position, guests can enjoy stunning views over False Bay and more of the gorgeous ...

Hout Bay Wine Tours & Tasting

Ambeloui Wine Estate

The birth of this estate began with the dream of Nick Christodoulou and his wife who dreamed of a small vineyards and a small amount of bottled wine to share with the family. Together with their four children, they ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Constantia Nek Farm

Gordon and Anne Kling own and produce Kling wines on Constantia Nek Farm. Constantia is the oldest wine-making region in the Southern Hemisphere and originated in 1685. Some of the finest wines are produced in this ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Silvermist Vineyards

This 60 acre Mountain Lodge and Wine Estate can be found within the Table Mountain National Park on Constantia Nek. It is family-run and boasts delicious Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz. Their estate ...

Constantia Wine Tours & Tasting

Beau Constantia

Beau Constantia is a boutique winery just off the crest of Constantia Nek, with views out over False Bay. These are some of the steepest wine slopes in the Cape, 350 metres above sea-level up on the Constantia ...

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