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La Rochelle Wine Tours

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La Rochelle Tours (Est 2000) with the main focus being on conducting personalised wine tours in small groups (2-13) visiting less commercial wineries when possible. Our 2 specialized wine tourism guides are educated by the Cape Wine Academy. All...more
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Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 83 301 6774
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a full day tour to explore the wine area of Stellenbosch. Our driver Francois picked us up from our Hotel on time. He brought us to the wineries we had already planned, made some very good suggestions for additional wineries and arranged special...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had the private wine tour with Danelle. We though that we already knew a little bit about wine but we learnt so much on our tour. Danelle is a fabulous hostess ( and enthusiastic photographer😀) and she took us to two...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We booked onto this tour at short notice while staying in Stellenbosch. What a great day! We were collected promptly from our hotel by Aylmer who was friendly, funny and very knowledgeable about all the wines we tasted. He took us to three vineyards where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AliLom
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Make sure you stay long enough in Franschhoek so that you have time to do at least one full day tour with La Rochelle. Danelle is an amazing guide, we were not bored for one second. She is very knowledgable and interesting. They were recommended...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HejanS43
Reviewed 22 October 2018

My wife and I spent two days with La Rochelle. First – a private guided tour with Aylmer. He was highly informative, we learned about local wine as well as history and ethnology. He was very sharp and genuinely funny. Took us to wonderful tastings...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We spent the day with Alymer on the Chocolate, Cheese, Olive, and Wine Tour. He was personable and very knowledgeable in all areas. We tasted about 14 wines, plus olive oil, cheeses, and chocolate. His sense of humor and professionalism made this the perfect day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

We booked a half day wine tasting tour and we were collected at our guesthouse by Dee. It was a personalised, tailored tour to 2 wineries producing the kind of wines we enjoy. Dee was so informative and we definitely learned a great deal. All...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JayneR367
LaRochelleTours, Owner at La Rochelle Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind review. I will forward this to Dee. have a lovely day. Johan

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked a group mystery tour and when we were collected my Alymer at our hotel he informed us we were the only tourists and we ended up with a private tour. Alymer was brilliant. He worked us out pretty quickly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

My husband and I were on our honeymoon, and went out for a full day tour. We had an absolutely wonderful day with an incredibly knowledgeable guide. Danelle was one of the best guides we have had for anything (not just wine... also museums, etc.)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 546lynl
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We didn’t have much time in Stellenbosch but Alymer and La Rochelle wine tours was highly recommended- and I couldn’t agree more! Alymer was so knowledgeable, fun, kind and considerate!! He tailored the whole day to our interests and tastes and we thoroughly enjoyed it!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LaRochelleTours, Owner at La Rochelle Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a response to your tour with us. We are delighted with your positive feedback and i will be sure to forward this to Aylmer. Have a lovely day. Johan

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21 July 2018|
Response from LaRochelleTours | Property representative |
Good evening, My apologies, but i was with clients on the road all day and was unable to answer. If you have any tour requests or specific questions could you perhaps email me as i like to have a "paper trail" of all... More
5 April 2016|
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Response from 546utem | Reviewed this property |
If you go onto their Website La Rochelle Wine Tours, they have all the different options on a selection of half and full day wine tours with the prices of each one clearly shown. That is how I booked mine. Johan, the Manager... More
22 March 2015|
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Response from Alastair_8 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with AnnaF. You should contact La Rochelle direct.