Stellenbosch Vlakte on Foot

Walk through history and explore the buildings and personal stories of the families forcibly removed in 1964 under Apartheid.

Stellenbosch Vlakte on Foot

This circular walking tour starts and ends at the Visit Stellenbosch tourism centre in the historical heart of Stellenbosch. Explore the history of Apartheid through the stories of the families that were forcibly removed from the centre of Stellenboch in 1964. This area was previously known as the “Vlakte”, and the tour weaves through the tree lined streets of the charming town to visit the sites of removal and view the establishments that now inhabit these buildings. The walk is not strenuous but comfortable shoes and a hat are essential.

Attractions include:
– Luckoff museum

Price: R 450 per person
Tours: Mondays to Fridays 09:00 & 14:00
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Special instructions

Please contact us directly to book for groups of more than 10 people.
Bring a sunhat and sunblock along in the summer
Bring a raincoat and umbrella along in winter

Price: R 450 per person
Tours: Mondays to Fridays 09:00 & 14:00
Duration: 2,5 hours
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What’s Included
  • Historical briefing
  • Guided walking tour through Stellenbosch Vlakte
  • Registered tour guide (one guide per 10 guests)
  • Parking
  • Toilet facilities in Visit Stellenbosch tourism centre.
What’s Excluded
  • Transport to the Visit Stellenbosch tourism centre where the tour starts. To arrange transport please click here
  • Refreshments are not included. There is an array of coffee shops, restaurants and supermarkets on the rout.
  • Any additional purchased along the route.
Pick up and Drop off

The Stellenbosch Vlakte on Foot tour starts and ends at the Visit Stellenbosch tourism centre at 47 Church Street. Visitors can be collected in the Stellenbosch area and taken to the venue. To book this service click here.