Franschhoek Wine Valley

Franschhoek Rond en Bont

This route allows visitors to experience the diversity of our 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.

Below are the experiences that you can expect along the route:

Die Teesakkie

Enjoy a morning or afternoon tea in Ruth Paulse’s beautiful garden set amongst fruit trees and a vegetable garden. Ruth is famous for her delectable carrot cake and her produce is likely to come fresh from her own garden.

Die Teesakkie


JMP Foundation

A foundation that provides performing arts entertainment. They perform Franschhoek and African rhythm using African djembe drums. Inspired by their Heritage, they use poetry, music, gumboot dance, drama and performing art as meduims of entertainment.

JMP Foundation


Franschhoek Medicinal Garden  

Touch, feel and taste Guided Tour. Walk with an authentic Cape Bush Doctor and explore the many indigenous medicinal plants. Learn about plant recognition, traditional uses, harvesting methods and many more!

The Franschhoek Medicinal Herb Garden


 Indlovu @ Franschhoek Valley Community Sport Centre

INDLOVU, was established to enable previously unemployed women to learn a new skill and find fellowship with one another in a safe community space.  Initially making bags from recycled and upcycled material, they are now branching out into making new and exciting products and are seeing their dreams of generating an income for themselves and for their families, begin to become a reality.



The Khoi-San Kraal

Visit the Cochocqua Stam at in Wemmershoek and experience their traditional food, herbs and historical stories.

The Khoi-San kraal


Bookings & Tours Information

To book a guided Rond en Bont Tour, please contact:

Franschhoek Adventure Centre
TEL: +27 (0)21 111 0802
Cell: +27 (0)72 999 8581


Website: OR


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