Things to Do in Hermanus

Come eyeball to eyeball with a Southern Right whale, glide off a mountain and soar with the birds, race along a knife-edged mountainside, dive deep into an underwater treasure trove, discover a vibran... Read More

Things to Do in Hermanus

Arts & Culture in Hermanus

Arts & Culture in Hermanus

Artists and writers have been inspired by Hermanus for its ‘champagne air’, the serenity of the mountains and the tempestuous sea for almost a century – making this a hub for arts and culture. Many famous artists and writers hail fr...

Entertainment in Hermanus

Entertainment in Hermanus

When escaping to the countryside one always thinks that there won’t be much to keep you busy. But the lively village of Hermanus provides hours of entertainment and things to do to keep you busy during your stay. The coastal town with its rich...

Events in Hermanus

Events in Hermanus

Hermanus has one of the biggest events on earth! It’s easy to claim this title when the subject of the celebration is the annual migration of Southern Right Whales to Walker Bay in Hermanus. With the bay literally teeming with tons of whales fr...

Golfing in Hermanus

Golfing in Hermanus

The Hermanus Golf Course, situated between mountain and sea in the Eastcliff suburb of Hermanus, must be one of the most beautiful courses in the country. There is a sea or mountain view from every hole and the rich fynbos gardens – from wetlan...

Local Clubs in Hermanus

Local Clubs in Hermanus

Hermanus is located in the majestic Cape Overberg region and has a little bit of everything for everybody. From Blue Flag beaches and kilometres of fynbos-covered mountainsides to a bustling business centre, this town is overflowing with attractions ...

Nightlife in Hermanus

Nightlife in Hermanus

It is always a relief when, at the end of the day, you can hang up your work clothes or leave your traveling shoes at the door and sit down for a drink with friends. It is human nature to want to share stories with loved ones or to even meet a new fa...

Outdoor activities in Hermanus

Outdoor activities in Hermanus

HERMANUS HAS ADVENTURES ON LAND, SEA AND IN THE AIR Adventure seekers have the biggest range of outdoor activities to choose from in Hermanus thanks to the geology of the town. Mountains, rivers, lagoons, sea and forests provide a playground for adv...

Tasting Venues in Hermanus

Tasting Venues in Hermanus

With exquisite food and outstanding wine a new industry has emerged in South Africa. Tasting venues have sprouted up all over to give people that small, yet tantalising, taste of produce that both entices and satisfies.  Wine estates are the mo...

Whale Watching in Hermanus

Whale Watching in Hermanus

The biggest living attraction in Hermanus is the whales. The annual visit of the Southern Right Whales to Hermanus and Walker Bay has placed Hermanus firmly on the eco-tourism map.  These gentle giants of the ocean swim from their feeding groun...

Wine estates in Hermanus

Wine estates in Hermanus

The name Hemel-en-Aarde Valley or, in English, Heaven and Earth Valley, conjures up pictures of a garden of Eden and perhaps ephemeral bodies floating in the air – this particular valley is a veritable garden of grapes and the wine produced is ...