Tucked into the fold of the Glen Vauloch Mountains on the outskirts of Hermanus, lies the picuresque Hemel en Aarde Valley. It is where wine lovers can treat themselves to a unique wine tour among some of the southernmost vineyards in Africa, with only Cape Augulas has vineyards being further south.
The first winery is Hermanuspietersfontein.
Whalehaven is situated only 150 meters from the intersectionof the R43 and the R320 on the Caledon road. They are open to cellar tours.
Bouchard Finlayson Estate is situated in the Hemel en Aarde Valley 6KM away from the Sandbaai intersection of teh R43 and the R320 roads.
Other wine farms in the Hemel en Aarde Valley:
Beaumont Wines – Botriver
Wildekrans – Botriver
Raka – Just past Stanford
The Wine Village in hemel en aarde has teh most comprehensive collection of internationally acclaimed white and red South African wines from more than 400 estates and cellars.