Franschhoek Wine Valley

Mont Rochelle Harvest Festival

Join our Festival Day on Saturday, 14th March 2015 

We hope you’ll join us at Mont Rochelle on Saturday 14th March in celebration of our annual harvest for a day full of grape-picking, wine tasting and delicious treats at the Country Kitchen.

What’s happening?

You’ll kick start the day with morning tea and coffee followed by a light breakfast. Take part in grape-picking before embarking on a tour of our cellar, followed by grape-stomping, wine blending and wine tasting. Finish the fun filled day with lunch prepared by our chef.

There will be live music and you can also enjoy a game of French boules during the festival. 

What are the timings?

Start the day bright and early with festivities kicking off at 08:00 and we’ll be celebrating until 15:00.

How much?

  • R650 per person
  • Children over 12 welcome 

Where is it?

The Country Kitchen

Mont Rochelle

Dassenberg Road,

Franschhoek, 7690, South Africa

How do I book?

T: +27 (0) 21 876 2770


Mont Rochelle

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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