Destinations Franschhoek Wine Valley

Franschhoek Wine Valley

About the area

Franschhoek, meaning “French Corner”, is a small town in the Western Cape located in the Cape Winelands. As one of the oldest towns in South Africa, the beautiful village is steeped in history and culture. It features some of the country’s most renowned wine farms and restaurants making it a must-visit for anyone interested in delicious food and fantastic wine. The area is found in a valley surrounded by gorgeous mountains that feature snowy peaks in winter and boasts trails that wind through flowers and wildlife at Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve.


Experience one of the many incredible wine estates in and around the valley.
Eat at some of South Africa’s top-rated restaurants.
Enjoy La Motte’s sustainable hike through the Wemmershoek mountains.
Buy produce and food at sustainable and organic farmer’s markets.
View marvellous art and sculptures at one of the many galleries.

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