Cape Winelands District has been named one of the Top 10 Best Value Destinations for 2020 by Lonely Planet

“Our vast open spaces, hospitable people, fauna and flora, agricultural sector, wine industry,  fine cuisine and opportunities for grand adventure echo what all Cape Winelands tourism stakeholders believe:  A thousand things to do and then some wine….”. Stated Ald (Dr.) Elna von Schlicht,  Executive Mayor of the Cape Winelands District Municipality upon hearing that the … Read more

Grande Provence oysters & bubbly pairing smacks of summer

Savour the ultimate taste experience of uplifting Méthode Cap Classique and fresh West Coast oysters at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek. Served from the oyster bar under majestic oaks in the magnificent Sculpture Garden, the MCC & oyster pairing embraces three uniquely dressed oysters to complement the character and personality of each of … Read more

Competition! Relive that special Valentine’s weekend in Franschhoek

With Valentine’s Day around the corner what better way to spoil your loved one than with a visit to the picturesque and romantic Franschhoek Wine Valley. Be it a weekend away, an overnight stay or a special lunch, Franschhoek is the perfect place to be! Should you decide to make it a weekend or overnight … Read more