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Welcome to Franschhoek .

GPS: 19.122734, -33.912049 - EST. POPULATION: 15575 - FOUNDED IN: 1688

Franschhoek is one village of relentless charm, many of South Africas leading restaurants,a plethora of wine cellars and over a hundred eclectic places to stay.
The cuisine ranges from Euro-French to traditional Cape cooking, there is something for everyone indeed.
The town was found more than three hundred years ago by the French Huguenots and wine is still made in the age old manner. The wide ranges of micro climates make it a world perfect location for a full range of wine grape which in turn is transformed into world renowned labelled wines.
To complement the exotic wines Franschhoek serves up a gourmet of well stocked and able eateries, a formagerie,a chocolateerie and plenty coffee shops.
The Outdoors traveller can enjoy mountain exploring and vineyard tours either on horseback or on a provided mountain bike.
Adrenaline junkies can partake in a paragliding trip and take in the view from a tranquil aerial view-point
Accommodation ranges from lavish country lodge, cosy B&Bs quaint guest houses or comfortable self-catering cottages.
Franschhoek truly is a destination that will satisfy any level of traveller on leave him or her breathless and wanting more.