Celebrate Women’s Day 2019 at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate. Join us for a fun vineyard walk at our picturesque estate with delicious wine, food and entertainment for the whole family.

When and why is Women’s Day celebrated in South Africa?

Women’s Day is celebrated internationally to acknowledge the achievements  of women throughout history. In South Africa, Women’s Day is celebrated on 9 August to celebrate the anniversary of the Great Women’s March of 1956

Women’s Day Vineyard Walk Details

Celebrate Women’s Day at Benguela Cove with a 5km walk through picturesque vineyards – and enjoy four delightful wine tastings on route. Juices & entertainment available for kids.

Registration opens at 08:00 at the estate Tasting Room. 

Walk starts at 09:00.

There will be a lucky draw at the end of the walk with great prizes to be won.

Stop 1: The first wine tasting stop is located at the crossing of our south facing vineyards and olive groves, on the shores of the Bot River lagoon which runs down to the cold Atlantic Ocean. This is where the Benguela Cove Lighthouse Collection Sauvignon Blanc grapes are grown – and so it’s the perfect location for your first tasting of the day; Benguela Cove Lighthouse Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2018. Here you may also sample handcrafted Benguela Cove Estate olive oil and fresh baked bread.

Stop 2: Continue through the olive groves, to the southernmost tip of the Benguela Cove Wine Estate – to the magnificent lookout point. Whilst enjoying the panoramic ocean views, guests can enjoy the second wine tasting of the day – Benguela Cove Lighthouse Collection Dry Rosé 2018. Includes a juice for the kids.

Stop 3: The third stop leads guests right between the vines and the sea, where guests get to experience the Benguela Cove Lighthouse Collection Syrah 2017. Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate boasts South Africa’s longest stretch of ocean facing vineyards – at the lowest altitude of only 3m above sea level. This results in our estate’s award-winning, unique cool climate wines.

Final stop: The Benguela CoveWomen’s Day Vineyard Walk concludes back at The Tasting Room, where guests can enjoy the final tasting of the day and toast Women’s Day with a little bubbly; Benguela Cove Cuvee 58 Method Cap Classique.

What is there to do at Benguela Cove on Women’s Day?

Cellar tours

Explore our winemaking process with a 1 hour guided tour around our state of the art gravity fed wine cellar.

Vineyard Safari

Journey through our vineyard as you cast your gaze across our magnificent 200-hectare wine estate, nature reserve, Bot River Lagoon and Palmiet Mountains. Learn about our growing cycles, farming techniques and first-hand knowledge of what our estate is about.

Tasting and Tours

Explore the wide range of wine tasting experiences and unique tours available at Benguela Cove. Our Oyster and wine pairing comes most highly recommended.

Dining at Moody Lagoon

Experience a delightful lunch at our award-winning Moody Lagoon restaurant with spectacular views of the Bot River Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean.

Pirate Adventure Golf
This is a great day out for the whole family or a group of friends looking for a social way to spend a morning or afternoon.

Contact to book

087 357 0637 | info@benguelacove.co.za

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