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Stellenbosch is the second-oldest town in South Africa and boasts a proud cultural heritage.
Stellenbosch is also a vibrant university town and the campus is dotted throughout the 'Town of Oaks'.
The historic town is lined with fine examples of Cape Dutch, Georgian and Victorian architecture and this, together with the scenically breathtaking surrounds, makes it a photographer’s dream. The re are opportunities a-plenty for the enjoyment of indoor- outdoor and adventure activities.
For the culture-buff or historian there are art galleries and museums and wonderful architecture. For the lover of entertainment, there is a variety of music and theatre, with some productions taking place in the enchanting environment of local amphitheatres.
Stellenbosch is internationally-renowned for its fine wine and as a culinary hotspot, so wining and dining is a must on any itinerary. The surroundings lend themselves to health & wellness experiences and there are even wildlife experiences to be had; the opportunities are endless.
Stellenbosch is a child-friendly town and there are special children's routes with loads of entertainment.