45 Things To Do in Wellington

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Paarl Bistros & Pubs / Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

The Red Table

Paarl, just outside Cape Town, is known for its rounded rocky faces (which, not surprisingly, resemble giant pearls and inspired the town’s name), good wine, and its commitment to celebrating the heritage of the ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Saturday Lunch is served from 11h400 to 16h00.
Sundays: Lunch served from 12h00 to 16h00.
Closed on Mondays.

Paarl Animal Sanctuaries / Wheelchair Friendly

Visit Butterfly World

Butterfly World is home to more than 24 species of exotic butterflies and a large variety of birds. Butterfly World is situated on Route 44 near Klapmuts, just off the N1, at the junction of the main Wine ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 09h00 to 17h00. Closed on Christmas Day.

Wellington Horse Riding

Wine Tasting Horse Trail

We leave the stables at 08h30 and ride through the vineyards of two historic wine farms. Guests then have the opportunity to indulge in some wine tasting at two old Huguenot farms. The ride continues through ... more

WHEN?
Any day by arrangement.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Wine Tasting at Mischa Estate

Just 5 kilometres from the picturesque town of Wellington and a 45 minute drive from Cape Town, Mischa is surrounded by spectacular scenery. This family owned and run estate has been in the Barns family for three ... more

WHEN?
By appointment.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Wine Tasting at Doolhof

The understated elegance of the cool, air conditioned, blue and white Tasting Room at Doolhof Wine Estate provides the perfect foil to display our award winning wines. It is situated in the original wagon house ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 09h00 to 17h00
Weekends (Sept - May): Saturdays 10h00 to 15h00; Sundays 11h00 to 15h00
Weekends (June - August): Saturdays only 10h00 - 14h00
Closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day, Day of Goodwill and New Year’s Day

Wellington Picnic / Parks & Gardens / Walks & Hiking / Wine Tours & Tasting

Picnic at Doolhof Wine Estate

Meandering through Doolhof Estate is the picturesque Kromme River. The River Walk, which was created in 2007, allows visitors to enjoy the scenic views on offer at Doolhof. One can follow the meandering path for ... more

WHEN?
By prior arrangement. Please enquire.

Wellington Big Game & Wildlife / Nature Reserves

Game Drive in the Bontebok Ridge Reserve

An approximate 2 hour drive through the reserve on an open Landrover, guided by someone with a good understanding of the area arriving at the lapa. Here you can settle down and enjoy wine or light refreshments and ... more

WHEN?
Game Drives from 09h00 to 12h00 and 6h00 to 19h00.
Booking is essential.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Wine Tasting At Blouvlei

At Blouvlei, its all about the workers. Blouvlei is situated in the heart of Wellington, here the employees play an integral part in the production of the wines, are all shareholders in the business and are ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 08h30 to 16h00

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Bovlei Cellar

For a quiet and relaxed atmosphere, excellent wine and delicious food, you must visit Bovlei Cellars! Bovlei Cellar is situated in Wellington right beneath the stunning Hawekwa mountain range and was founded in ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 17h00.
Saturdays and Public Holidays from 08h30 to 12h30.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Diemersfontein Wine Estate

Diemersfontein planted its very first vineyard in the 1970’s and its first cellar was built in 2001 which now produces award-winning estate wines. Majority of the grapes for Diemersfontein’s wines are grown in ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday from 10h00 to 17h00

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Dunstone Wines

Dunstone Wines was built and established in 2006. Abbi and Lee lived and became engaged on the farm Dunstone in the UK. This romantic background, all the stones on the farm, and the family's Weimaraner, Shiraz, ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 10h00 to 17h00
Saturday from 11h00 to 15h00.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Hildenbrand Wine and Olive Estate

Reni Hildenbrand bought Klein Rhebokskloof which was in much need of repair, she worked hard, got creative, restored the farm and followed her dream of becoming a winemaker. Its all about quality at Hildenbrand, ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday from 10h00 to 16h00.

Welington Wine Tours & Tasting

Jacques Smit Wines

Jacques Smit Wines has an exceptional vineyard with alot of history and true passion behind the winemaking process. Jacques is a vine nurseryman, he is very enthusiastic about grape-vines and wine! Jacques likes to ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 09h00 to 17h00.
Saturday from 08h00 to 13h00.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Napier Winery

Napier Winery is named after Sir George Napier, Governor of the Cape of Good Hope 1837 – 1843, who distinguished himself by abolishing slavery. It was he who named Wellington in honour of the famous Duke of ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday 09h00 to 17h00
Saturday and General Public Holidays from 10h00 to 15h00.

Wellington Wine Tours & Tasting

Oude Wellington Wine and Brandy Estate

Come and visit Oude Wellington Wine and Brandy Estate. Sample some of the most delectable wines and brandies on offer including our very own, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Currant Abbey, Blanc de Noir, Chardonnay, ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Saturday and Public Holidays from 09h00 to 18h00
Sundays by appointment only.

Wellington as a destination

If you are considering visiting Wellington or have already booked your Wellington accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Wellington and come back and submit your Wellington review or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Also in the neighbourhood

Du Toitskloof, Franschhoek, Gouda, Groot Drakenstein, Klapmuts, Paarl, Pniel, Simondium, Stellenbosch, Tulbagh

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