Franschhoek Wine Valley

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Val de Vie Market & Torpedo SwimRun

Val de Vie Estate in the Cape Winelands sees the introduction of a new format in the popular Torpedo SwimRun Series; with individual non-wetsuit entries and the focus on fun and experiencing SwimRun in a safe environment.

After the race, invite your family and friends for a spectacular day out at the Val de Vie Market hosted by Clark and Sons where there will be activities for kids, polo, live entertainment and a gourmet food truck area with a fantastic range of food and drinks on offer.

When   : Sunday, 3 February 2019

Time     : 08h00 – 15h00

Where  : Val de Vie Estate

Experience the Torpedo SwimRun:

6 fun runs = 8km (longest run <3km)
6 short swims =2km (longest swim <400m)
Total route: 10km

Entries open: End October
Entry fee: R395 (free entry to the Market)

For more details click here 

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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 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 – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861