Horseback Riding in Stellenbosch
Spier Equestrian Centre offers a gentle amble or a quick canter through the vineyards (R280 one hour, R450 two hours). If you don't fancy getting into a saddle, you can go on a horse-drawn wagon ride (for R400 the carriage that usually takes around four people for an hour). Spier Estate, R310, Stellenbosch, 7600. 021/881–3683 or 082/711–4945.
From Thelema the R310 runs down into the fruit orchards and vines that mark the beginning of the Franschhoek Valley. The R310 dead-ends at the R45. To the left is Paarl, to the right Franschhoek.