Winelands Walk

11 to 15 April 2024

Come recharge your batteries and walk, eat, taste wine and exercise with me – Linda Kriel.

We will explore the charming towns of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. For 4 days we’ll walk along the most stunning routes in the beautiful Winelands region and indulge in gourmet dishes and world-famous wines.

”Stellenbosch and Franschhoek were absolutely picturesque! I was overwhelmed by the beautiful views. The walks were fantastic and the food and wine were top notch. So nice to enjoy the active 4 days with new friends. Can’t wait to walk with you again!” – Leandrie

Date: 11 – 15 April 2024

Group: Only room for 16 people. These walking tours are very popular and are usually fully booked quickly. So don’t miss out. Book today.

Fitness Level: You must be able to walk for a minimum of 3 hours per day (between 10 to 14 km) per day, with some uphill hikes and downhill descents.

Hotel: Franschhoek Protea Hotel


(Want to pay in installments? Contact our office)

  • R15 400 per person, sharing a room.
  • R2500 extra if you want to book a single room.

Deposit: 50% deposit payable immediately, to secure your booking.

Balance: Payable 8 weeks before the start of the walk.

Down Payment: You are welcome to pay the balance in monthly payments, as long as the full amount is paid 8 weeks before the start of the walk. Arrange with our office if you want to pay monthly.

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How to book:

You can book and pay your deposit online.

Or you can inquire by sending us an email or a Whatsapp.

Email: | Whatsapp: 078 040 4297

Included in the Walking Tour:

  • 4 Nights in the beautiful Franschhoek Protea Hotel
  • All breakfasts, all lunches, and two dinners at selected restaurants.
  • Discover the perfect pairing for your palate, as we include a glass of wine with your meals.
  • Two wine tasting events.
  • Transportation to the hiking trails and back.
  • Daily stretching and toning exercises for problem areas (optional) with Linda Kriel.
  • Dr Adriaan is on hand to address minor medical problems. He’ll be walking with us every day.
  • Motivation, diet tips, exercise tips from Linda.
  • Goody bag.

Not Included:

  • All flights.
  • Transport from airport to the hotel, and back to the airport.
Reviews from previous walks with Linda

“What an incredible experience! It truly went beyond what I had expected. Every element was enjoyable – the walks, the food, the camaraderie, and the companionship. So much fun!” – Karlien

“Thank you for being such an incredible inspiration to us all. The walks, accommodation, food, everything exceeded all our expectations and was definitely worth every penny! The friendships forged during this experience are truly priceless. We have created incredible memories that no money can buy. Without a doubt, I look forward to walking together again next year.” – Michelle

“Everything was great! The food was CRAZY delicious. The walks were beautiful and just perfect!” – Riëtte

“Winelands walk was just one word, “amazing”. Everything was incredible! – Hanlie

“Our hearts are brimming with gratitude for an incredible time! Every aspect was meticulously managed, from the meals to the walks. Thank you ever so much!” – Anne Mari

“Once again, the walk was a resounding success. Each time I join one of your walking tours, I sense a rejuvenation within me. My energy is replenished!” – Edna

“Thank you for your example of motivating us with love and good nature to take good care of our bodies. I’m going back home with a renewed spirit.” – Anna-Marie

Trip Itinerary (subject to change)

Day 1:

  • Check-in at Franschhoek Protea Hotel by 14:00.
  • Shuttle departure at 15:00 for Stellenbosch.
  • Late afternoon leisurely walk through the town centre of Stellenbosch.
  • Explore Stellenbosch, enjoy a wine tasting, and have our first dinner at an iconic restaurant.
  • Shuttle returns us to Franschhoek Protea Hotel.

Day 2:

  • After breakfast, toning exercises with Linda (optional).
  • Shuttle takes us to Stellenbosch.
  • Embark on a ± 10km walk through Stellenbosch and ascend Stellenbosch Mountain with a 430 metre elevation.
  • Conclude the walk at Coertzenburg for a stretching session.
  • Lunch at Helena’s.
  • Time to relax or further explore Stellenbosch.
  • Shuttle returns us to Franschhoek.
  • Dinner is at your own expense.

Day 3:

  • After breakfast, toning exercises with Linda (optional).
  • Shuttle takes us to a beautiful wine farm in Franschoek.
  • Enjoy a breathtaking 14km walk on the farm, followed by wine tasting and Cheese/Charcuterie platters for lunch.
  • Return to the hotel.
  • Evening free for you to explore Franschhoek.
  • Dinner is at your own expense.

Day 4:

  • After breakfast, toning exercises with Linda (optional).
  • Shuttle takes us to the starting point of our final challenging 12km hike with a 700 metre elevation.
  • Light lunch in Franschhoek.
  • Gala dinner at the award-winning Reuben’s restaurant in Franschhoek.

Day 5:

  • We bid farewell during breakfast and depart for home.

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