Gauteng's very own wine route

2012-06-26 11:50

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2012-06-21 15:16

South Africa Tourism's latest campaign to get locals travelling more has hit the Winelands.WATCH

This year's Vaal River Meander Wine Route will be held from July 7 to August 26.

Now in its ninth year, the unique winter outing has grown in popularity and attracts visitors from all over the country.

Each venue hosts between eight and 25 wines and tastings are only R20 per person. 
The event is renowned for the different modes of transport that can be used to get to the various venues. They include vintage car, luxury cruiser, limousine, helicopter, speedboat, houseboat, donkey cart and tour bus.

Other highlights include:

• A luncheon aboard a luxurious boat while cruising down the river 
• Meandering in a vintage car between the different wine-
tasting venues
• Cruising aboard a luxurious houseboat and mooring at the different venues along the Vaal River.

For more information, visit

Tourism Update

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