Choose between a normal bike or an E-Bike and join a tour that combines the beautiful scenery and sites of Historic Paarl with some excellent wine pairings and some healthy outdoor exercise.
This ride starts and ends in Paarl
|7:45||Pick up from hotel|
|8:00||Ride briefing + bike fit on rental bikes|
|12:30||Lunch in Stellenbosch|
|13:30||Transport back to hotel|
This guided bike tour starts at 9:00 at the Cycle4life bike shop (located at 41, Main Road) Each rider will collect a bicycle or E-Bike and helmet to suit their size. We will carry a snack pack for each rider which is included in the rate.
The tour visits some interesting historic sites in Paarl and then cycles further around the scenic Paarl Mountain towards our first stop: Spice route.
Spice Route, situated on the slopes of the scenic Paarl Mountains, offers various tasting and aesthetic experiences at different establishments within walking distance of each other. At Spice route 3 different tastings are included. you can make a selection of Swartland Wine Journey, CBC Standard Beer Tasting, De Villiers Chocolate & Confectionery Tasting and Wilderer Distillery Standard Gin Tasting. Each tasting takes about 30 minutes.
The next stop will be at another wine estate, Laborie. Laborie is well known for its world-renowned Cathedral Cellar, amazing history, cutting-edge technology and superb wines and brandies. Spread over 22 hectares, the KWV cellar complex in Paarl is one of the largest in the World and offers a broad portfolio of products, including sparkling wines, natural wines, fortified wines, liqueurs and brandies.
After the tasting we will head back to Cycle4life, ending the tour at our bike shop.
There are some variations on this guided bike tour for varying levels of difficulty so the tour can be tailored to suit your cycling ability.
All our cycle tours include a rental bike. The rental bikes (Trek Emonda SL 5) are full carbon and brand new. All tours include a helmet and puncture equipment. If you bring your own bike(s) we offer you a $25 discount per ride pp.