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About Us

We are the Tourism Association of the Franschhoek Wine Valley. We represent our lovely region with tourism information services, reservations and official destination marketing organisational services. It is our great pleasure and privilledge to welcome you to Franschhoek.

10 Reasons to visit Franschhoek

Franschhoek is the most beautiful wine valley in the world.
It is the food and wine capital of South Africa and an emerging adventure destination.
There are more award-winning restaurants concentrated here than anywhere else in the land.
Franschhoek’s French heritage of more than 300 years is evident in the wine and food tradition. The magnificent Huguenot Museum and monument are worth a visit.
There are 101 interesting things to do in this picturesque village.
You can taste the wines of the valley more than 40 extraordinary wine cellars.
Franschhoek is a town for all budgets.
It is centrally located to enjoy the wonderful pleasures of the Western Cape – from the winelands to whale-watching to exploring the mother city.
The culturally diverse people are friendly and welcoming.
The galleries and shops in the quaint main street provide hours of interesting browsing and shopping.

Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:
Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades
Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
Service Excellence Award - 2015
Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy
Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.

Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.

Customer Service Contact Information

Contact Us
Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861

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