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The Franschhoek Wine Tram hop-on hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of the Franschhoek Valley - picturesque vineyards, breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300-year history...more
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32 Huguenot Road | Franscchoek, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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All reviews wine tram rickety bridge great fun blue line ticket office different routes la couronne hop on hop always on time grande provence red route holden manz visit vineyards every hour dieu donne end of the day great idea
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Reviewed today via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the grey line on Saturday. I was very impressed with how the wine farms have made their services accustomed to the tram system. We managed to get in 5 farms, with 4 tastings (Haut Cabriere, Franshhoek Cellar, Moreson and Eikehof)...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Second time on the tram and what a fun day out. This is a definite must do when in Franschhoek. Well run and lots of fun. We did the purple line this time and strongly suggest you miss the stop at Solms Delta. The Wine...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Hayley F
Reviewed yesterday

This well organised Wine Tram is simply a must while visiting Franschoek. It was a great day with beautiful scenery and amazing wines.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sazi_enicker
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This has to be the best way to get round a good selection of vineyards and leave the car behind. I did the orange line and stopped off at various places. Go to the gardens at babylonstoren. They are gorgeous By the end of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank alitravls
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This definitely deserves a trip and spend a full day at the tram/bus. Ticket is 240R and you get the hop on hop off. Each line has 7 wineries, but you will get enough time for 5 of them. The pick ups are once an...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gio F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great day on the bus and tram...we have taken the red line and were hosted by a great host called ‘Nazli’ who gave us good additional tips to do / see in the different wine domains. Beautiful scenery, a well organised trip - a highlight...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Would have picked less stops to enjoy our visits more. Don’t try to see two many winery’s as it can be a bit of a rush to see them all.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GayWiggins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's quite complicated to decide which route out of 5 you wish to use and then which wineries you wish to stop at and for how long. We couldn't get our first choice of tram when we tried to book the day before as it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank owl312487
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I’ll get the negatives out of the way. We did the pink route and you’ve to transfer from ticket office by minibus to the tram and then from the tram to another bus to the vineyards. Why not just do it by bus? Also,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I left from Franschhoek in their bus to the tram. The tram stops only at a few of the wineries on the tour - the bus gets you to the bulk of them so it's really a bus tour with a wee...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Annemarie E
11 February 2019|
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Response from Franschhoek W | Property representative |
Thanks for the question, Annemarie. When you have a minute, look at the list of dining experiences available at the estates. This is available on our website. We also have a list of activities available at the estates... More
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mashanty1
6 February 2019|
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Response from Franschhoek W | Property representative |
Hello Mashanty1, Thank you for the message. Wine tasting fees have to be settled at the wine estates you decide to visit and is not included in your ticket price.
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kjhjewett
25 November 2018|
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Response from Franschhoek W | Property representative |
Dear Kjhjewett, Thank you for your question. Only one colour line can be booked and joined per day. Tours are not interchangeable. Kind Regards, The Franschhoek Wine Tram Team
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