Colin De Wet owner of Winelands Guide, born and raised in the Winelands which make him a great local guide when visiting the region. He started to work as a Wine Tasting Room Ambassador on a number of South Africa’s award-winning wine farms. His resultant contact with tourists both foreign and domestic inspired Colin to start his own small private tour operating business Winelands Guide in 2016. Offering a wide variety of personalized private tours for both individuals and small groups, Colin’s passion for South Africa’s wine and tourism industries is unmatched!
He has been working in the wine and tourism industries for over a decade now, and has obtained his Wine Certificate through the Cape Wine Academy after a few completed wine courses and soon will start with the WSET level 2 course. He completed a tourism and tour guide management courses in both 2009, and, in an effort to keep up with the times, again in 2017 and 2020. Colin can happily say that he is a fully accredited and registered tourist guide for the Western Cape and Eastern Cape. Today Winelands Guide is a small family tour operator business with Nazlee his wife running the operations, Colin covers marketing and tour guiding with also two full time tourist guide’s Prince & Tim which is also local guides.