Step Back in Time: Carriage Trails in Franschhoek with Wine Valley Adventures

The Cape Winelands have a way of capturing your heart, and there’s no better way to experience its enchantment than by taking a leisurely journey back in time with Wine Valley Adventures. Nestled in the foothills of the Simonsberg, on the historic Vrede en Lust Wine Estate in the celebrated Franschhoek wine valley, we offer a unique opportunity to experience the romance of a horse-drawn wagon drive.

A Journey Through History

Our carriage trails take you on a mesmerizing voyage through the Cape Winelands, a region steeped in history and natural beauty. Vrede en Lust’s story dates back to 1688, a tale of vision, passion, and pride that forms the backdrop to this picturesque adventure. It’s a chance to step back in time, where life moved at a slower pace, and time was spent appreciating the environment in great company.


An Option for Everyone

Not everyone is keen on riding a horse or a quad bike, and that’s where our Horse-Drawn Carriage Trails come into play. It’s a wonderful option for individuals and families who seek a more tranquil experience of the Cape Winelands. Embrace the ambiance of bygone days as you relax on a horse-drawn carriage, savoring the natural beauty that surrounds you.


Tailored Experiences

Wine Valley Adventures offers a range of Horse-Drawn Carriage Trails, each designed to provide a unique and memorable experience. Choose from one to two-hour trails for a quick taste of the past, or opt for a half-day adventure that includes wine tastings and lunches in the heart of the beautiful countryside.


Safe and Experienced Teams

Our carriage driving teams are not just skilled but also deeply passionate about ensuring your safety and satisfaction. Paired with our equine partners, they create an atmosphere of tranquility and grace as you glide through the stunning landscapes of the Cape Winelands.


Book Your Carriage Trail Today

For those looking to relish the sights, sounds, and flavors of the Cape Winelands at a gentler pace, our Carriage Trails offer the perfect opportunity. Whether you’re treating yourself, a loved one, or the whole family, this experience is an opportunity to disconnect from the fast pace of life and reconnect with the charm of a bygone era.


Step into the past and make timeless memories with Wine Valley Adventures’ Carriage Trails. Book your journey through history today and savor the enchantment of the Cape Winelands in the most leisurely and romantic way possible.

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