Franschhoek Rond en Bont is a community tourism route that showcases the fascinating history and culture of this part of South Africa’s Western Cape Province. The goal of this very special route is to expose the diversity of the community of this picturesque valley and to share a glimpse into their lives and loves.
The Rond en Bont Route includes the communities of Bosbou, Dwarsrivier, Groendal, Mooiwater, Tyotyombeni and Wemmershoek, amongst others. It also explores a large portion of the actual Franschhoek Valley and the breath-takingly beautiful Cape winelands, which have become famous the world over for magnificent wines.
There are three tours available:
- The Freedom Tour (including the Huguenot Memorial Museum & Monument, Dwarsrivier Valley, Drakenstein Correctional Services and Solms Delta Museum)
- The Educational Tour (comprising Solms Delta Social History, Dik Delta Culinary Gardens, Liwalethu Creche and a visit to a local potter)
- The Culinary Tour (including a tour of Mary’s Kitchen, Batho’s Place, Die Teesakkie and The Whitehouse, a local shebeen)
Tel: 021 876 2861
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