World-class Pinot Noir and Chardonnay producer Hamilton Russell is one of South Africa’s southernmost wine estates cooled by the ocean air in beautiful Hemel en Aarde Valley.
“Winemaking is a sport. Intermingled with a bit of instinct and art. Poetry is also required. All these facets are strongly influenced by the paradoxes of climate and weather” – Peter Finlayson, Winemaker.
One of the world’s best spots for seeing Southern right whales with their babies at play – up to 50 pairs at a time, in peak spring season. Discover the beautiful Walker Bay in Hermanus and browse our list of things to see and do.
The best land-based whale watching in the world at the famous Walker Bay in the Garden Route.