Franschhoek Wine Ambassadors’ tune into local music and wine at Solms-Delta

Every month cellar door staff from Franschhoek wineries get together for the Vignerons de Franschhoek Wine Ambassadors Programme. The tasting is held at at a different wine farm every month and in this way staff get to experience the offerings of other wineries in their own area. In doing this it becomes easier for cellar … Read more

Franschhoek Food & Wine Route

This exciting initiative builds on Franschhoek’s reputation as the Gourmet Capital of South Africa, taking the concept of a food and wine experience to an entirely new level. Offering visitors an array of innovative food, wine and lifestyle experiences is truly unique to the Cape Winelands. The route is available throughout the year and includes, … Read more

Franschhoek Rond & Bont

The Franschhoek Wine Valley is proud to announce its Community Tourism Route. The route encourages visitors to experience the diversity of this beautiful valley. Our various communities welcome visitors with open arms and they are eager to share their heritage. The route boasts a rich cultural history. It covers a large area of the Franschhoek … Read more

Discover the Secret Season in Franschhoek

During the winter months visitors to the picturesque and tranquil Franschhoek Wine Valley can look forward to an unforgettable Secret Season, which will run from May until October. Popular attractions in and around the area, which include restaurants, wine estates, accommodation establishments and retail shops will be presenting visitors with special winter offerings. For further … Read more

Franschhoek Wine Valley Video

An introduction to the magnificent Franschhoek Wine Valley in the Cape winelands of South Africa. Nestled against majestic mountain, Franschhoek is home to award-winning wine estates and restaurants, boutique hotels and luxury guest houses and wonderful retail shops.

Savour Special Moments…

The Franschhoek Valley – first settled by French Huguenot refugees in 1688 – mixes magical ingredients to create unforgettable experiences. When it comes to accommodation in Franschhoek the options are endless, with accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets. Decide between classic auberges, boutique hotels, lavish country lodges, cosy B&Bs, pleasant guesthouses or comfortable self-catering … Read more