Activities in the Witzenberg Valley (Tulbagh, Wolseley & Ceres)

Things to do in the Witzenberg Valley, all within easy reach of The Tulbagh Hotel.
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Tulbagh is a wonderful place to visit to see the vernacular Cape Dutch architecture. The combination of whitewashed walls, Dutch gables, reminiscent of Amsterdam, thick wattle and daub walls.  The valley was first discovered by European settlers in 1658. The town was developed in 1743. Post the 1969 earthquake every historic home in Church Street was restored to its original glory. These 32 buildings now are the largest concentration of National Monuments in a single street in South Africa.

Tulbagh is a wonderful place to visit to see the vernacular Cape Dutch architecture. The combination of whitewashed walls, Dutch gables, reminiscent of Amsterdam, thick wattle and daub walls. The valley was first discovered by European settlers in 1658. The town was developed in 1743. Post the 1969 earthquake every historic home in Church Street was restored to its original glory. These 32 buildings now are the largest concentration of National Monuments in a single street in South Africa.

Step down, hang loose, let go. You're in Ceres, Western Cape, on one of the longest ziplines in Africa

Step down, hang loose, let go. You're in Ceres, Western Cape, on one of the longest ziplines in Africa

A hot autumn day and busy trails - what better way to relax at Horse About Trails

A hot autumn day and busy trails - what better way to relax at Horse About Trails

Wine Tasting in Tulbagh - South Africa | Montpellier Wine Estate

Wine Tasting in Tulbagh - South Africa | Montpellier Wine Estate

Riding our new forest trail - still needs a little trimming in places, but the general consensus is STUNNING!

Riding our new forest trail - still needs a little trimming in places, but the general consensus is STUNNING!

TULBAGH - Wine at Saronsberg Saronsberg is a prestigious estate with a rich heritage and an iconic location with a view of its namesake mountain. Make sure to taste their award-winning wine while you’re there, but also take the time to explore the grounds with mountain views over the dam, the tasting venue and art exhibition upstairs. We especially loved the style of the innovative local art on the premises and couldn’t resist taking a few snapshots of

TULBAGH - Wine at Saronsberg Saronsberg is a prestigious estate with a rich heritage and an iconic location with a view of its namesake mountain. Make sure to taste their award-winning wine while you’re there, but also take the time to explore the grounds with mountain views over the dam, the tasting venue and art exhibition upstairs. We especially loved the style of the innovative local art on the premises and couldn’t resist taking a few snapshots of

CHRISTO COETZEE ART GALLERY Housed in the original mission school of #Tulbagh, the Christo Coetzee Gallery and Museum showcases the work of this famous South African artist. Christo moved to #Tulbagh in the 1970’s and remained here until his death in 2000. Contact reception for current opening times.

CHRISTO COETZEE ART GALLERY Housed in the original mission school of #Tulbagh, the Christo Coetzee Gallery and Museum showcases the work of this famous South African artist. Christo moved to #Tulbagh in the 1970’s and remained here until his death in 2000. Contact reception for current opening times.

The ZipSlide at Ceres is the longest Zipline tour in South Africa. Ceres Adventures offer an eco adventure in the Western Cape. 1.4km Zipline Tour.

The ZipSlide at Ceres is the longest Zipline tour in South Africa. Ceres Adventures offer an eco adventure in the Western Cape. 1.4km Zipline Tour.

special requests & engagement plans - no problem, red roses, flowers and bubbly what a way to end a beautiful horse trail

special requests & engagement plans - no problem, red roses, flowers and bubbly what a way to end a beautiful horse trail

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