Eat and drink in South Africa on a food tour

Famous for its world-class safaris, major sporting events and unique topography, South Africa is also home to some of the best food and wine on the planet, making it the ideal destination for Good Housekeeping’s exclusive vacation for foodies.


Whether you are a foodie or a foodie, South Africa should be on your bucket list for a culinary adventure and thanks to our once in a lifetime tripyou can savor the flavors of this beautiful country in 2022 or 2023.

A bakery in Stellenbosch

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You’ll visit Franschhoek, Stellenbosch, and Cape Town, tasting the finest wines and cuisine along the way.

In Cape Town’s historic Bo-Kaap district, you can join a Cape Malay cooking demonstration to sample the rich cuisine. Franschhoek is where you head to a TV chef’s private home for an authentic braai (barbecue).

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A winemaker at a sustainable wine estate in Stellenbosch

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And at the ethical and organic Spier winery in Stellenbosch, you’ll see where the produce comes from in a farm-to-table experience.

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Wine lovers will be in your element because you visit the wines of the Mullineux & Leeu family, tasting their signature white blend and Syrah wines with the experts. In Cape Town, you can soak up the natural beauty all around as you enjoy a tour, tasting and al fresco lunch overlooking the vineyards of Groot Constantia, a place where wines have been produced for over 300 years old.

It’s not just about the food and wine, as our exclusive tour touches on the cultural highlights of South Africa. From a walking tour of the Huguenot Monument in Franschhoek to a glimpse of the spectacular Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden and a visit to South Africa’s oldest university town, Stellenbosch, you’ll soak up the best of this fascinating country.

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The Table Mountain Cable Car

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A cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain will invite you to soak up the breathtaking views, and there’s also a chance to hike here.

Afternoon tea at the iconic Belmond Mount Nelson Hotela must visit in Cape Town, is also included and adds to the luxury of this fabulous tour.

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Of course, it wouldn’t be the trip of your life without the best accommodation to relax in after eating, drinking and exploring.

Throughout this 11-day tour, you’ll stay in five-star hotels and benefit from transfers and private tours.

Like the sound of taking a dream trip to South Africa this year or next? Visit our vacation website to learn all about our foodie vacations and how to book.


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