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Explore Sideways is the premiere luxury provider of wine experiences in the Western Cape. We specialize in highly curated, private tours, offering intimate access to the most amazing wines and estates. Wineries know and love us which means they...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
7915, South Africa
+27 79 607 1978
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a fantastic day on this private tour hosted by Ryan van Reenen. He is a warm host and expert on all things to do with the cape region. The 8-hour tour included a visit to the Cape of Good Hope park and lighthouse,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Ian H, Manager at Explore Sideways, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alan Thank you so much for your review! Ryan is a great guide and as you say, a warm host so I will be sure to pass this review on to him. I'm so glad you enjoyed your peninsula tour. Many people say this...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ryan took us on a full day wine tour in Constancia wine region and we had a great day. Ryan was very familiar with the area and the wine farms. He selected a perfect lunch spot with outstanding views and tasty food and a wine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

We had an amazing day with our guide Alette. She was very informative and flexible with our schedule. We got to see all the best of Cape Town in one day with a private tour. I would highly recommend for those wanting to get int...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

As a party of two couples, we booked both Best Views of the Cape and Stellenbosch Wine Lands with Explore Sideways. Both experiences were excellent. There are many tour operators who go to the same places, so your satisfaction level is driven primarily by the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Cape Town this past week and our first full day was the private Stellenbosch wine tour. We had a private guide named Martin who was absolutely fabulous! He took us to three boutique wineries- Jordan, DeMorgenZon and Cavalli and then...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

My wife heather sorted this trip out for the 4 of us dealing with a very helpful lady called Michelle Juni. We booked a private wine tasting tour . Brian was our guide and driver and did a great job . We visited some beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

We had a great tour with Tony as our guide. We spent a full day with him and he was really knowledgable of all things Cape Town. He was always willing to pull off to the side of the road and take a photo or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

We had a fantastic private tour that was made by our guide Ryan. He was informative, funny and very helpful when it came to giving options, recommendations and booking a table for us at the Grand Cafe and Balthazar's restaurant. If you have a choice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My hubby and I are foodie's. We'd traveled to Cape Town, South Africa and the one thing we just had to do is experience a foodie tour. So we'd immediately reached out to our Travel Agent, Amanda with Go2Africa and asked her for recommendations. She'd...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Martin Fine was our private guide. He made our day. He is such a fine man with a knowledge and depth of history that he shared with genuine enthusiasm. He drove us safely and in comfort to Marine Dynamics who took us out on a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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