Top of the Hill Vineyard Walk

Helga Truter
TIME:    09h45 for 10h00
COST:    R295 per person
VENUE:    DeWaal Wine Estate, Stellenbosch

The Top of the Hill Pinotage is the oldest existing Pinotage vineyard, in the world!

The Walk to the Top of the Hill is hosted by owner Pieter de Waal and starts at the tasting venue. We will be strolling through the many rows of vineyards on the farm, to the shade of the giant old fig tree. The fig tree is a landmark on the farm and based next to this 69 year old bush vines.

Our Top of the Hill Fun Walk includes:

A tasting of Top of the Hill Pinotage 2015 in the vineyards. 

Four other wines are included for tasting on the Terrace afterwards.

A cheese luncheon,lovely selection of local cheeses, preserves and South African delicacies

A glass of your favourite wine from the Young Vines range to accompany your luncheon

Cost:  R295.00 per person

Good to know:

The Walk is offered once a month on a Saturday, during summer. It starts at 10h00.

The dates for the upcoming season are the following:

12 Oct 2019 – International Pinotage Day! Also 23 November 2019, 7 December 2019, 25 January 2020, 22 February 2020 and 28 March 2020

The Walk is about 2km, done at a relaxing pace, with many interesting stories and history.

The duration for the walk, tasting and cheese lunch is about 4-5 hours.

This activity is weather-permitting.  In case of rain, it will be postponed.

We accommodate a maximum of 16 guests on the day, to keep it personal and intimate.

Reservations need to be made at least 4 days in advance. Bookings are confirmed with receipt of payment.

To book, please contact Helga by email -  or call +27.218813711