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Wine Tram - Purple Line

Cape Town

Activity Description

Experience Franschhoek offers you the opportunity to enjoy a day of “hop on hop off” wine touring with the famous Franschhoek Wine Tram.

The Franschhoek Wine Tram hop-on hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of the Franschhoek Valley – picturesque vineyards, breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300 year history.

With five carefully selected routes to choose from, you’re bound to find one to your taste. The Purple Line offers a diverse range of vineyards where you find yourself immersed in history and breath taking architecture. You will be visiting Boschendal, Vrede en Lust, Noble Hill, Babylonstoren, Plaisir de Merle, Allèe Bleue and Solms-Delta.

PLEASE NOTE *This tour currently only offers the TRAM-BUS option.

In order to avoid disappointment, it is highly recommended that passengers make lunch or picnic reservations at least 24 hours in advance of travel specially during weekends or over the summer months.


Duration0 minutes
WhenThe Purple Line departs at: 10:00am (Max: 6 Stops) 11:00am (Max: 5 Stops) 12:00pm (Max: 4 Stops) 13:00pm (Max: 3 Stops) Duration is flexible.
WhereDeparture Point: 32 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek Return Point: 32 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek
WeatherActivity can take place in All weather conditions. If conditions are unpleasant (this can only be determined on the morning of the activity), the activity may have to be rescheduled.
What to Wear* Comfortable clothes * Sunblock
Things to Bring* Booking Confirmation * Water & Sunscreen * Camera * Your happy face
Guests or SpectatorsOnly paying clients can go on the Franschhoek Wine Tram.


Minimum Age7 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelNo Fitness Requirement
QualificationsNot Applicable
Maximum Weight0.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions

  • Tram tickets
  • Entrance to each wine farm
  • Any Items of a personal nature.
  • Wine tasting, Lunch and other activities at each stop are excluded unless noted as included on our website.


- In the event of cancellation within 48 hours of the confirmed activity date, a 25% administration fee will apply.

- In the event of a “no show”or cancellation on the day of the confirmed activity, a 100% missed booking/cancellation fee will apply.

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