The range of outdoor activities that Wellington has to offer visitors are incredible! Our towering mountains, vineyards, orchards, rivers, and streams make Wellington and its surroundings the ideal destination for active and outdoor enthusiasts.
Doolhof Wine Estate
Experience the outdoors on a working award-winning wine farm that is ideal for families and suited to all ages.
Activities on the estate include a 5km vineyard hike, the River Walk that leads you all along the Kromme River, mountain bike trails that start on the property as well as a kids MTB trail.
The River Walk allows visitors to enjoy scenic views when they follow the meandering path for up to 10 kilometres and stop at any of the designated picnic sites along the walk to soak up some sunshine.
For those more interested in relaxing, you can visit the gorgeous wine tasting room and try the estate’s award-winning wines along with a platter or lunch. You can also pick gourmet goodness at their deli section or order a picnic in advance to be enjoyed outdoors.
Skydive Two Oceans
Skydive Two Oceans is arguably South Africa’s most scenic skydiving location and home to a team of passionate experts with a drive for excellence in service delivery, safety and adventure. Experience tandem skydiving at its best with memories that will last for a lifetime and fun-filled adrenaline. They offer various skydiving packages including HD video and high-quality photos. Their daily shuttle service brings skydiving passengers from Cape Town’s CBD to their location.
Wild Boar Trails
Head outdoors on you bike and take on the adventure at Val du Charron Wine and Leisure Estate with Wild Boar Trails. They bring you some of the best, fun, flowing single tracks in the Cape Winelands. The trails have six routes starting and finishing at Val du Charron, catering to single track lovers and those who prefer open gravel roads or just a ride around the vineyard block.
Two other routes at different locations are also available.
Details for all the routes can be found here https://erau64.wixsite.com/wildboartrails.
After your biking trail you can enjoy the stunning view and brunch at any of the two restaurants at Val du Charron.
Welvanpas Family Vineyards
Take the family and enjoy a 7,5km hiking trail at Welvanpas Family Vineyards. The easy, self-guided hike takes you through forests, vineyards and spoils you with amazing views. The trail ends off by having you walk along a refreshing water stream and afterwards you can enjoy a cup of coffee and something to bite at their coffee shop. They also have MTB tracks.
Langkloof Roses is a working farm and visitors are welcome to visit them for picnics along the dam, walks around the rose garden, hikes on the farm and fishing (catch and release). Get the family outdoors, bring your own picnic basket and enjoy some nature.
Daily MTB and hiking permits can be purchased.
Wellington Golf Course
For all the golf lovers book a four ball and enjoy playing your game on a well-manicured 9-hole golf course with a par 72 rating.