Salmonsdam Waterfall Hiking Trail

The Salmonsdam Nature Reserve in the Western Cape offers those who love the outdoors a number of walking and hiking trails through the reserve itself. The Waterfall Trail is a very manageable two kilometre trail that takes only around an hour to complete. It is an out-and-return trail that takes hikers through the magnificent fynbos, endemic to South Africa, as well as Cape ...
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Fisherman’s Village Market Square

This well-known market boasts a variety of hand-made goods, clothes and more. This market has been open for more than 20 years and shows it with its professional and fantastic array of products. For more information please contact 028-3130418. Date: 9 January 2016 Time: 08:30 - 15:00 Venue: Market Square Street, Hermanus  
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Eco Exploration for Kids

Did you know that the Whale Coast Conservation have Pajama and Puffadder Shysharks along their coastline and that they are oviparous (egg laying) ? Children between the ages of 6 & 8 are invited to join WCC on Grotto Beach for a morning of Eco-exploration where they will learn about these and other sharks. They will comb the sandy shores for shark egg cases as well a...
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Hidden Gems in Hermanus

Hermanus is one of the gems of the Whale Coast, and is characterized by lush rolling hills, a wine route of its own, salty ocean air, and eclectic and artsy shops. If you’re weekending at this coastal town, then read on to discover some of our favourite spots in this little piece of heaven on earth. Area Exploration and Leisure: Village Square and the adjacent outdoor mar...
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A Happy Haven

Hermanus, well-known for its whale watching season and breath-taking scenery. Situated only 90 minutes drive from Cape Town along the Whale Coast Route. This seaside village promises to charm visitors and locals all year round. Hermanus offers accommodation to suite any persons budget. Establishments range from hotels and guest houses, to back packers and camping, to five-st...
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Our Favourite Five Restaurants in Hermanus

The Chas Everitt Team from Hermanus have put together a list of their top five favourite restaurant hot spots for you to enjoy with your friends and family in Hermanus. The Eatery Hermanus Taste the bounty of fresh, delicious food that their chef prepares from local, in-season ingredients - simple recipes show off these fine ingredients and deliver flavour and wholesome n...
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Whale Watching Spots in Overberg

Whale watching is a treat many South Africans enjoy since many species migrate along our coastline. At certain times of the year you have a chance of spotting southern right and humpback whales frolicking in the waves and of course, it's not unusual to see pods of dolphins all through the year. Best time to view whales Southern right whales migrate to warmer waters for the c...
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Why Buy in Hermanus

Hermanus, well-known for its whale watching season and breath-taking scenery. Situated only 90 minutes drive from Cape Town along theWhale Coast Route. This seaside village promises to charm visitors and locals all year round. Hermanus offers accommodation to suite any persons budget. Establishments range from hotels and guest houses, to back packers and camping, to five-sta...
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Hermanus Whale Festival

The Hermanus Whale Festival celebrates its 24th year this year as the only enviro-arts festival in South Africa. Hermanus, known as the best land-based whale watching destination in the world, plays host to thousands of visitors (2013 welcomed over 110 000 visitors) who flock to the seaside resort to exhilarate in the unique natural environment, watch the whales and revel in...
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