Adventures at Avontuur Estate

Avontuur Estate, situated on the western slopes of the Helderberg, overlooking False Bay is world-renowned for its award-winning wines and internationally acclaimed thoroughbred stud operation it has been dubbed “The Home of Fine Wine & Fast horses”.

Owned by the Taberer family, with the second generation currently at the helm, the Estate is a destination not to be missed. Here's 5 things for you to do at Avontuur Estate: 

1. Take a Brisk Farm Walk

Go on a self-guided walk around the farm where you can experience the paddocks, vineyards and spectacular views for only R100 per person, including a speciality tasting afterwards. Available daily including weekends from 9 am to 4 pm. Be sure to bring your hat and sunblock to protect yourself from the South African sun! Estimated time of the walk 20 – 30 min.

2. Award-Winning Wine Tasting

Enjoy a tasting of Avontuur's award-winning wines presented in the tasting room, or outside on the terrace. Each tasting includes a choice of 5 wines, as well as their 10 year old Estate Brandy and MCC. Open daily from Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 5 pm, and 8:30 am to 4:30 pm on Saturday's and Sunday's.

3. Indulge in a Speciality Tasting

Simply enquire in the tasting room for an indulgent wine and food pairings, ranging from biltong and wine, to a selection of chocolate and wine pairings. 

4. Ease your Taste Buds

Ease your taste buds with Avontuur's self-tutored tasting session where they will endeavour to wake up your senses by pairing different flavors with different wines. Estimated time 30-45 minutes, booking is essential.

5. Avontuur Estate Breakfast Club

Take a morning off and join the restaurant for their monthly breakfast club every second Wednesday of the month. Plus, learn how to improve your business skills from one of their guest speakers. The price includes breakfast and loads of exciting giveaways. Enquire at 021 855 4296 or openhand@polka.co.za

For more information and to make bookings contact 021 855 3450 or winery@avontuurestate.co.za