Franschhoek Things to Do

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  • 1. Or-gari Golden Safari

    To see the artisans making the pieces in front of your eyes, and the details involved in each piece is something special. the Artists are really fun, and excited when you visit and the pieces they...

  • 2. The Town Hall of Franschhoek

    This is the townhall of Franschhoek and in my opinion it is one of the most beautiful buildings of that village.There is an interesting coat of arms under the...

  • 3. The famous Franschhoek Motor Museum

    This is my favorite sight in the village of Franschhoek: The motormuseum that belongs to the owners of the L'Ormarins Estate Winery in Franschhoek. The museum...

  • 4. an old fortification

    This is an old fortification right in the centre of Franschhoek. It is a pity I was not able to go inside and I also did not find any further infos!The building...

  • 5. Dutch Reformed church & other churches

    The Dutch Reformed Church is another sight of an interesting local architecture that you will see when you drive through Franschhoek. I did not go inside, as I...

  • 6. The Huguenot Monument

    This is the Huguenot Monument inside a small park and you will find it at the end of the mainroad, so you cannot miss it. The monument was created in 1945 by...

  • 7. The scenery around Franschhoek

    You will see a lot of great mountains in the panorama around Franschhoek and when you have a rental car I can also highly recommend to you to drive up the...

  • 8. Franschhoek Motor Museum

    The owner of the L'Ormarins Estate Winery in Franschhoek, South Africa has a love of classic cars and owns 320 of them. At any one time 80 are on public display...

  • 9. Colmant - Champagne tasting

    For a champagne tasting, this is the place to go. The owner/winemaker will take you on a guided our, where local sparkling wine (bubbly) is made. After the tour...

  • 10. Huguenots Chocolate

    When visiting this small chocolate shop, you can have a ‘tour’ where the making of the chocolates are demonstrated and tasted. It is a nice experience with a...

  • 11. The lions at Drakenstein

    If you can pull yourself away from the pool, food and wine, there is a small lion rescue centre in Drakenstein which is between Franschhoek and Paarl. The lions...

  • 12. Camberley Winery

    Want to try wonderful wines in a laid back, unpretentous setting? Then Camberley is the place. Camberley is a small family-run vineyard producing some of the...

  • 13. The Memorial museum

    The Memorial Museum neighbouring the monument elaborates on the history of the French Huguenots who settled in the Cape, and especially in the Franschhoek...

  • 14. The Huguenot Monument

    The Huguenot Monument is dedicated to the cultural influences that French Huguenots have brought to the Cape Colony after their immigration during the 17th and...

  • 15. Tokara Winery

    Tokara was our first stop of the morning. The winery is known mainly for its spectacular views (as it is located on the Simonsig mountain) and its white wines....

  • 16. Wine tasting at Boschendal!

    If you are in Franschhoek then you are middle in the winelands of South Africa, that means that you have to taste the best wines of the world!!!There are a lot...

  • 17. Butterfly World in Klapmuts

    Klapmuts is a small village not too far from Franschhoek and Paarl if I recall well.The weather wasn't too good, so we decided to follow the signs to "Butterfly...

  • 18. The Huguenot Memorial & Musuem

    A monument in memory of the French Huguenots who came to Franschhoek to enjoy religious freedom about 300 years ago, after a general edict in France which...

  • 19. Dutch Reformed church

    The church is situated in the middle of the village and was always the pride of the town. IT is a beautifull church and you should visit the inside as well to...

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