Discover quintessential French flair in Franschhoek
Wine estates, culinary delights and art offerings are among myriad reasons to head to the town
The roads of the Cape winelands don’t easily lead to Franschhoek.
It suffers from being in Stellenbosch’s shadow, requiring an added drive from the well-known Paarl area, or over the Helshoogte Pass winding through the Simonsberg and Hottentots-Holland Mountains from Stellenbosch. Why travel the extra 30km when there are hundreds of wineries and other places to visit before you get to Franschhoek?..