One of Panthera Africa’s main purposes is to be an educational platform where we create awareness about conditions big cats face in captivity, and how animal welfare and enrichment play a vital role in giving them the best captive life possible.
The Uthando Tour covers an extensive discussion on South African history, the legacy of Apartheid as well as in depth information on the political, social, economic, cultural and local issues confronting South Africa today.
Our full-day (6 hours) package offers the full Mountain-Top Dining Experience, which includes our technical off-road route, visits to The Giant’s Washbasin falls and the historic Wagon Wheels Lookout, and a full platter lunch & wine tasting.
Possibly the best use of two hours ever. This gorgeously scenic two-hour tour pedals you past age-old oak trees, rolling wheat fields, emerald green cattle pastures, and deposits you at the entrance to the Oak Valley Estate winery for a sumptuous tasting experience. Enjoy the fruits of your labour at the Pool Room Restaurant, where you get to indulge in 3 – 5 of the estate’s best vintages, before a short cycle back to the Elgin Adventure Centre, when you continue with your days planned activities.
The Bo-Kaap Cooking Tour takes you on a voyage into the life, food and culture of the Cape Malay’s in Bo-Kaap whilst offering you a hands-on, practical lesson on how to cook like a real Cape Malay ‘Auntie’! Learn how to fold Samoosa’s and mix Masala for that perfect pot of Cape Malay Curry!
The movement for more sustainable farming is gaining momentum in South Africa and year on year there are more wine producers following organic and biodynamic farming principles.