Hermanus launches new Hop-on-hop-off wine route

2015-10-15 12:49 - Louzel Lombard
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Cape Town - The famous land based whale-watching hotspot of Hermanus has just launched a brand new travellers' feature to their tourism offering - a hop-on-hop-off wine route along the R320 Hermanus Wine Route.

The hop-on-hop-off service called Hermanus Wine Hoppers allows ticket-holders to visit up to 6 Wine Estates along the iconic Hermanus Hemel-en-Aarde Valley.

The participating Wine Estates are Whalehaven wines, Bouchard Finlayson, La Vierge Wines & Restaurant, Sumaridge Wine Estate, Newton Johnson Wines, Hermanuspietersfontein Wines, Creation Wines and Spookfontein Wines.  

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The hop-on-hop-off vehicles will be open-sided safari vehicles (reinforced for all weather conditions), which will collect guest from the Hermanus Wine Hoppers offices in town and visit each stop to drop-off / pick-up guests every 20-30 minutes.

The route is a welcome addition to wine tourism in the Hermanus valley, says Hermanus tourism advocates I Love Hermanus

Want to book your trip? Here you go:

Where: The tours depart from Hermanus Wine Hoppers offices at 4 Mitchell Street, Hermanus. 
Cost: R200 per adult, R110 per child
Contact: 076 991 2498 or info@hermanuswinehoppers.co.zaCheck out their Facebook page for updates details. 

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