Just when you thought you have seen and experienced everything that the Overberg has to offer, another side-road takes you into a completely new world at the foot of Africa.
You have not experienced the greater Gansbaai region until you know what it means when wine suffers from bottle shock, or where to find buffalo and hippo's roaming a stone's throw away from vineyards and that magic place where two major oceans meet. Take your pick from a selection of surrounding attractions and meandering routes and discover some of the best kept secrets in South Africa.
Baardskeerdersbos Art Route
What is a donkey and cart from Baardskeerdersbos doing in a New Yorker's mansion? Probably adorning the entrance wall - just like many other paintings, sculptures and artworks from local artists that showcase the natural beauty of this rustic village in homes and buildings across the globe.
Elim Wine Route
The Cape of Storms has unleashed a different kind of storm over the past decade - and this one is not in a teacup, but in a glass! Five pioneer winegrowers have worked together to ultimately use the environmental extremities of the Agulhas Plain to produce an outstanding range of wines.