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Viljoensdrift Wine farm has a a mall boat on the Breede River costing R80 a adult. Before the trip, you can sample their range of red/ white wines or sparkling wines. they also have a deli where you can buy a selection of well priced...More
To be fair, we spent all of 10 minutes here, so perhaps we missed out... But arriving here we were underwhelmed.
The atmosphere seemed more commercial and mass production than others we've been to.
We met one member of staff (no one greeted us on...More
We primarily came for the boat ride. We visited twice, the first time only to scout out the place and make a booking for the next day. Then we stayed an extra hour just sitting on the grass looking at the river. It was buzzing...More
We booked a trip on the Breede River offered by the farm. We arrived early for our 2pm sailing and chose picnic ingredients from the shop. We could also have tasted their wines but we were driving so opted not to.
We boarded at 2pm...More
You can take a scenic trip on the Breede river from Viljoen’s drift. Booking is essential. The cruise lasts an hour and you can buy a picnic hamper to enjoy on the river. Food is reasonably priced and a good portion. Make sure to be...More
We pre-booked our river cruise through Excelsior, where we were staying, and then heading the short drive to take on the quite extensive wine tasting at Viljoensdrift.
Not the most enthusiastic welcome but the chap soon warmed as his wife was English and we know...More
This is a special way to have lunch. Go to Viljoensdrift winery and select your own picknick lunch at the Deli. Of course with a good wine. And then step on the boat for a one hour tour passing the wine fields while having lunch....More