The range of outdoor activities that Paarl has to offer visitors are incredible! Our towering mountains, vineyards, orchards, rivers, and streams make Paarl and its surroundings the ideal destination for active and outdoor enthusiasts.
Paarl Adventure Trails (Spice Route, Rhebokskloof and Knus Karoo Kombuis)
Paarl Adventure Trails is a collection of trails on and around Paarl Mountain that caters to everyone. The trails have been carefully planned and crafted to provide a thrilling outdoor experience for active, adventure and sport enthusiasts. It is family friendly and also suited or those driven by personal performance.
Spice Route Destination offers a world of options. The trail network has been specifically designed to cater for fun and enjoyment with over 50km of trails that span across vineyards, cattle areas, olive orchards, citrus plantations, and parts of Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve. Mountain bikers, runners and hikers can explore to their delight.
Rhebokskloof Wine Estate’s trail network is jaw dropping and will give every visitor an exhilarating rush that leaves them wanting more. Although there are several great family trails that cater for kiddies and weekend warriors, the Shiraz and Pinotage trails are the biggest attraction with some of the best single tracks around and views that are spell bounding.
Knus Karoo Kombuis is a shop where the coffees are warm and the food is.Knus or Bovenland farm, as it is known, has an amazing XCO trail.
Skydive Two Oceans
Skydive Two Oceand 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. 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.
Experience the thrill of paragliding flight! Almost anybody can experience the thrill of free flight by flying tandem with an instructor. It takes just a few minutes to prepare, and you are off, gliding through the air in search of waves of lift. Winelands Paragliding offers mountain adventures, training packages and equipment sales and advice to the public.
Wine Valley Adventure
Enjoy any of Wine Valley Adventure’s outdoor trails along and over one of the most beautiful mountains in South Africa, Paarl Mountain. They have packages to suit everyone. There are a variety of rides and horse trails on either horseback, quad bikes, or wagons, as well as special wine tasting excursions. They operate seven days a week and the trails are led by experienced and qualified guides. Wine Valley Adventures are based at the entrance to Rhebokskloof Wine Estate.
Boschenmeer Golf Estate (Paarl Golf Club)
Boschenmeer Golf Estate’s 27-hole course offers members unique facilities and extensive membership options to choose from. Paarl Golf Club has a warm tradition of friendliness and has enthusiastically welcomed visitors throughout its 110 years of existence. Enjoy exploring Boschenmeer’s extensive and challenging course – some hole’s meander along the Berg River while many are tree-lined lush green channels which present the golfer with a smooth mix of risk and reward.
Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course
As the name implies, Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course truly bears the stamp of the world’s pre-eminent golf course designer. Handcrafted by the golf legend himself, every hole is played against the backdrop of the mountains that frame Pearl Valley at Val de Vie Estate. The golf course is a jewel so rare that all who behold it are inspired by its beauty and sheer opulence.