Sustainable Wine Tourism Practices

  • In order to streamline the entry process and to save time, all categories may be entered on one form, so that entrants do not have to complete the background questions more than once.
  • Should you wish to enter more than one category, please review all these category information pages in advance and have all the information to hand, before starting your entry.
  • Please remember to upload supporting information, images, brochures, certificates, clearly named including your property name and which category they apply to.

This award is designed to measure properties that are actively practising sustainability and conservation initiatives on a large scale and can demonstrate sustainability principles in all areas of business.
You may only enter either this award or the Ambassador Conservation Pioneer award, not both.
    • A short description of your Property and Services linked to the chosen category is required. Note that this description will be used on the Great Wine Capitals website and Best Of brochure. No amendments can be made.
    • Should you become a winner of a Best Of Wine Tourism Award, how do you plan to promote this award? (Please be specific).
    • What makes your service different and excellent for your customers in this particular category?
    • What is the impact of your service and its contribution to tourism, and especially wine tourism, and to the economy in your region.
    • Do you network with other regional institutions/services, especially related to wine
    • What type of environmentally sustainable innovations and development you have implemented?
    • How are your involvement and your philosophy for sustainable practices developed in your wine tourism activities?
    • How you promote these  practices towards your visitors and make them concerned about these environmental activities?
    • How does your wine tourism offering benefit the local community?
    • Entry fee of R700 + VAT = R805 payable to: Specialized Tours & Events, Standard Bank, Branch 024109, Account: 070607575.  Please upload proof of payment below, with entry supporting documents.

Should you wish to enter more than one category, before clicking below, please review all the category information pages in advance and have all the information required to hand.

Upload your files – ensure your property name and the category appear in the file names

*A maximum of 10 documents, photographs, brochures, etc.