Vergelegen Estate, Somerset West

#2 of 33 in Wineries in Cape Town
Established in 1700 and previously owned by explorers and visionaries, Vergelegen Estate now produces some of the world’s finest wines. The Estate includes many historic facilities - a fully furnished Cape Dutch Homestead and Library, 18 exquisite gardens, and of course vineyards. Don't miss the wine tasting center and the Estate's restaurants, where you can sample the Vergelegen’s world-class wines and replenish your energy with a hearty meal. Make Vergelegen Estate part of your personalized Cape Town itinerary using our Cape Town trip planner.
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  • This is one of the places you have to visit when you are in South Africa. The Dutch started this place close to Somerset West. Some of the trees are more as 400 years old. An excellent place to be.  more »
  • What an excellent way to spend the Sunday morning. Nice food and an absolute treat to see the geese walking for their food.  more »
  • We visited a couple of estate in stellenbosch and franschoek but this was to us the best one. Very authentic! Beautiful gardens, good wines at a good price and very knowledgeable people!!! Thanks
  • Lucky enough to have private tour around the estate with an excellent guide and tasted some good wines afterwards.
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