Unique Activities in Franschhoek

November 10th, 2017

At this time of year, when the sun is shining and the Festive Season spirit is on the rise, holidaymakers are often on the lookout for fun activities in Franschhoek. Rather than sticking to the stock-standard group wine-tasting tours and long lunches, why not step out of your comfort zone and enjoy something a bit […]

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What’s on in Franschhoek This Weekend

October 25th, 2017

The charming town of Franschhoek will come alive this weekend, with a host of exciting events.

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Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival 2017

October 19th, 2017

All year long the Franschhoek Vignerons have been slaving away. Working under intense pressure and with absolute dedication. Everything has been hush-hush…until now.

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Spectacular Outdoor Dining in Franschhoek

October 5th, 2017

Just outside the hustling and bustling streets of Cape Town is the beautiful town of Franschhoek. Surrounded by the majestic Simonsberg Mountains, this little corner of heaven is everything but little when it comes to luxury and gourmet cuisine. Being South Africa’s gourmet capital, Franschhoek boasts some of the best wines and restaurants this country […]

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Mountain Biking Trails in Franschhoek

September 29th, 2017

While the town of Franschhoek is most widely known for its decadent cuisine and world-class wines, what many don’t know is that it is also home to some of the country’s finest mountain biking trails. Whether you’re a beginner cyclist looking for the right excuse to head outdoors, or an experienced mountain biker seeking a […]

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Le Franschhoek – What’s on at Le Franschhoek

September 18th, 2017

The birds are singing; the flowers are blooming; Spring has officially sprung at Le Franschhoek, this September. That’s why we’ve decided to spoil you with some amazing Spring packages and specials in Franschhoek. Put a Spring in your step at the Camelot Spa Come join us at the Camelot Spa, this September, and we’ll help […]

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Franschhoek Uncorked Festival 2017

September 8th, 2017

Spring is a celebration of the beauty and wonder of nature, new beginnings and of course, the Franschhoek Uncorked Festival. All year long, the hard-working Franschhoek vignerons have been nurturing the delicate seedlings and tending to the intricate work that goes into making some of South Africa’s finest wines. Come and join us on the […]

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Franschhoek Vineyard Hopper

August 25th, 2017

A flexible and affordable way to explore the Franschhoek Wine Valley, the popular Franschhoek Vineyard Hopper has recently been relaunched. A semi-guided hop-on hop-off service, it is a fantastic alternative to the more stringent full day or half day wine tours offered in the region.

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Banhoek Duo & Trail Challenge 12 August

August 7th, 2017

The Banhoek Duo & Trail Challenge returns to the Stellenbosch Wine Valley for the third year in a row on 12 August 2017. The Challenge offers a fun morning of multiple sporting events in the Banhoek Valley.

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Plan the perfect wedding at Le Franschhoek

July 21st, 2017

There’s no need to head to Europe to find a wedding venue with all the romance of southern France, when the Franschhoek Wine Valley is right on your doorstep. Franschhoek has long been an idyllic wedding destination in South Africa. Anyone who has been married in the Western Cape Winelands will tell you that Franschhoek […]

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Learn to Cook in Franschhoek

July 13th, 2017

Foodies wanting to expand their culinary resume or fine-tune their cooking skills should look no further than the ultimate food destination in Africa- Franschhoek. Aside from its spectacular natural setting surrounded by mountains and vineyards, Franschhoek packs a punch when it comes to fine dining and big-name restaurants. Here are some of the best ways […]

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Bastille Day Festival 2017

July 7th, 2017

It’s that time of year again to whip out your red, white and blue as South Africa’s leading wine and food destination, Franschhoek hosts the annual Bastille Day Festival on 15 and 16 July. Locals and visitors from around the globe are invited to join in celebrating the centuries-old French heritage at the iconic Huguenot […]

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