Franschhoek Wine Valley

Bastille Weekend Township Cultural Tour

Bastille Weekend Township Cultural Tour

Saturday 13 July 2019 Time: 10:00 – 11:30

Bastille Festival tent opens at 12pm. Join us for a fun, interesting and informative Township Cultural Tour in the morning before the main even. We visit the informal settlement of Langrug and meet some of the locals. Hear the history of how the village and the settlement was started and stories of the people who live there. Visit the local shops, drink some Nkomboti (traditional beer) and learn something new. This popular tour is highly recommended by our previous overseas guests.

Transport to the start of the tour is included.

This tour takes approximately 2 hours.

Special Festival Price R550.00 per person. Limited availability so book now to secure your spot.

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Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:

  • Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
  • Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
  • Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
  • Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
  • Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades

  • TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2020 - Top 25 Emerging Worldwide Destinations (15th position).
  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
  • Service Excellence Award - 2015
  • Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
  • Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy

Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.


Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.


Contact Us

Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday: 09h00 – 12h00
Tuesday to Friday: 09h00 – 16h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 13h00
Sunday: closed

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861