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Hermanus, a village by the sea in South Africa

Nestled between lush green mountains and the turquoise ocean close to the southern tip of Africa lies the magnificent village of Hermanus. This is the wine and whales heartland of the beautiful Cape, home to migrating Southern Right Whales and where splendid wines are grown.  Read more in our Hermanus Blog and browse through our photo galleries with stunning photos in and around Hermanus.

Spectacular vineyards cover the mountain slopes of the Hemel-n-Aarde valley where local winemakers take pride in in their ability to recreate South Africa’s tradition in every drop, while also offering an entirely unique experience. Visit the winefarms and wineries along the Hermanus Wine Route and or Stanford Wine Route for world class winetasting experience. This picturesque village of friendly, welcoming people is centered around the rich history of a fishing community and the gentle giants (Southern Right Whales) of the ocean.

Hermanus Online Magazine focus on Where to Stay, What to do and see.... a comprehensive list of accommodation establishments in Hermanus you can also book your accommodation online, an monthly event Calender of the Cape Whale Coast and Hermanus, discover the Top Activities on the Cape Whale Coast, host a local Hermanus Business Telephone Directory.  Explore the local history,  shipwrecks, the marine wild life in and around the ocean, including the big 5 marine animals (Southern Right WhalesGreat White Sharks , African Penguins,  Cape Fur Seals and Dolphins) as well as our fynbos.  Visit our museums, wine tasting on our 4 wine routes.Where to Stay and what to do or see Lifestyle, conservation, keepsake stories, history, travel news, blogs and more. You will find 

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5 ways how young drinkers are driving wine trends

5 ways how young drinkers are driving wine trends

Younger drinkers don't show any signs of settling down when it comes to the type of wines they drink. It's not an exaggeration to say the Millennial wine consumer has the most varied set of tastes of any wine drinker in history.

Western Cape drought situation by area- from a tourism perspective

Western Cape drought situation by area- from a tourism perspective

Speaking at today’s (January 9) briefing, Cape Town Mayor, Patricia de Lille, said the city’s new ‘day zero’ is April 22. The province is supplied with water by 44 main dams. The average storage across the province on January 4, 2018 is 29.1%.”

Pinot Noir - the fickle red wine that should have been a white.

Pinot Noir - the fickle red wine that should have been a white.

Why is the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley perfect for growing Pinot Noir?The cool climate and maritime influence of the ocean allow for a slower ripening time for the grapes of the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley. The longer hang time on the vine allows the berries to develop more concentration of flavour and complexity.

Top 20 activities for children and families in Hermanus and surrounded areas

Top 20 activities for children and families in Hermanus and surrounded areas

There are many exciting activities and programmes planned for young children and their families visiting Hermanus in the heart of the Cape Whale Coast.

Here is 16 Practical Water Saving Tips You Can Use Every Day

Here is 16 Practical Water Saving Tips You Can Use Every Day

With the Western Cape facing a drought of never before seen proportions, each and every one of us has to begin doing our bit to save water as we all know water is a precious resource. Every action each of us takes to save water in our home makes a difference

See what's showing at the Whale Coast Mall Theatre in Hermanus

See what's showing at the Whale Coast Mall Theatre in Hermanus

See what's showing and bring your friends and family along for a spot of big screen entertainment!  Grab some popcorn and a seat!  

The catching of crayfish and or cape rock lobster for sport and recreation in South Africa - (2017 Dates)

The catching of crayfish and or cape rock lobster for sport and recreation in South Africa - (2017 Dates)

Are these lobster, crayfish or kreef?  They are not true lobsters because they don't have large claws.  In South Africa we call them crayfish or kreef. Their correct name is rock lobster or spiny lobster. A guide to catching crayfish.

A List of the Shops in the Whale Coast Mall of Hermanus

A List of the Shops in the Whale Coast Mall of Hermanus

The New Whale Coast Mall in Hermanus opened on the 30th of November 2017. Whale Coast Village Mall is the first regional mall in the Overberg region. Here is a List of the Shops

A collection of Sea and Beach Quotes

A collection of Sea and Beach Quotes

A collection of Inspirational Quotes About the Sea and the Beach. The ocean heals the heart, mind, and soul. If you are someone who loves the ocean's allure and charm, you will love this gallery of inspiring quotes about the ocean and the beach.

 Plastic pellets nurdle alert. How can you help?

Plastic pellets nurdle alert. How can you help?

 A devastating spillage of over 49tons of plastic pellets called “nurdles” occurred in Durban Harbour during a storm on 10 October 2017. The “nurdles” have now been dispersed along the coastline and are washing up on the beaches as far as  Gansbaai and Grotto.Public help is needed  to collect as many plastic  “nurdles” as possible before they cause any further harm to our fragile marine ecosystems

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WHALE WATCHING

in and around Hermanus

With countless Southern Right Whales gathering along the Whale coast every year to mate and to calve

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Shark Cage Diving

One for the Bucket list

Experience the exceptional and come face to face with a great white shark! Gansbaai also known as Shark Alley…

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WINE TASTING

4 x Wine Routes

Hermanus is surrounded by 4 Wine routes, the Hermanus - (Hemel-and-Aarde); Stanford -, Elim - and Botriver Wine Route

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Top Activities

in the Cape whale Coast

Hermanus is a spectacular seaside town with winding cliff paths, sloping green mountains, and deep blue waters.

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