The beginning of South Africa's rich wine heritage awaits you! Hop off at Constantia Nek (stop 21) on the Mini Peninsula tour to hop on the Constantia wine bus. The tour takes you to three wine stops: Groot Constantia, Eagles' Nest and Beau Constantia.
Best way to visit Constantia Nek wine estates
- Circular route, buses run regularly. See the timetable for details
- Three bus stops, hop on and hop off as you like
- Total tour duration (with no hop-offs): 20 minutes
- Commentary in 15 languages (English, Afrikaans, Arabic, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish and Zulu) and a special channel for kids
Best things to see on the Constantia Wine Bus
There are three exquisite wine estates on this tour, why not try them all?
Wine and dine at Groot Constantia
Hop off at Groot Constantia (stop 25) where you can walk around South Africa's oldest vineyards at your leisure, visit the historical manor house, do a wine tasting and eat lunch at the estate's Jonkerhuis Restaurant or grab a delicious picnic basket from Simon's Deli to enjoy outdoors. During the busy summer months, booking is advised.
Where does the Constantia Wine Bus start?
To catch the Constantia Wine Bus, hop on a Mini Peninsula Tour and hop off at Constantia Nek (stop 21). Tickets can be bought at our tour offices (stop 1 and stop 5), online at a discounted rate or from the bus driver.
Select the 'Map' tab above to zoom in and explore the route, or download a printable PDF map here.
Tickets available online and at our tour offices.
Have a look at the Constantia Wine Bus experience in this fun video:
Groot Constantia times: 9am-6pm (except Good Friday and Christmas Day)
Festive season times: 9am-4pm (Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve only)
Constantia Road, Cape Town
Tasting room and wine bar open daily from 11am to 6pm (closed on Mondays, Christmas Eve and Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday)
Constantia Main Road, Constantia, Cape Town
Wine tastings R45 per person
Buses depart regularly. View timetable here. For detailed times, see the signage at each bus stop.