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Franschhoek Pass

Regional road | Tra (between) Franschhoek - Villiersdorp, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Franschhoek Pass is a must see. Beautiful scenes at all turns of the road. Stop at all the spots... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bill P
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Asia
Great Views

Fantastic views over Franschhoek. Worth driving up if you have a car or getting a cab to take you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lardie
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“great drive” (22 reviews)
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Regional road | Tra (between) Franschhoek - Villiersdorp, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Franschhoek Pass is a must see. Beautiful scenes at all turns of the road. Stop at all the spots along the way.

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic views over Franschhoek. Worth driving up if you have a car or getting a cab to take you up there. If you are lucky you might get to see some baboons on the way up or down: If you drive about another 20 minutes...More

Thank Lardie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning views on the way so take your time - lots of pull in places to enjoy the views so stop off and enjoy.

Thank Lord_Brett_Sinclair
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place to relax on any time of the day or night. Try the upper look out point on a clear fullmoon night. Beautiful views of the village. just love this place.

Thank Herman S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an incredible drive!!! The scenery is just something special!! Truly worth a drive, no matter what type of car you drive!!

Thank Chantelle T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A far more scenic route out of Franschhoek back to the N1 and the bright lights of Cpt or Jnb. You pass bakkies full of people filling their water containers from the freshwater springs coming down the mountains and get stuck behind slow trucks heaving...More

Thank Annakatrine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Numerous points to stop off. Best view of Franschhoek near top of pass. Quiet road. Watch out for cyclists. Stop at Haute Cabriere estate for wonderful views over Franschhoek (loads of parking) and picture frame opportunity.

Thank caj531211
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We experienced the pass driving from Hermanus via Villiersdorp. The road is amazing and the view of Franschhoek as you go over the top of the pass are incredible. One of my favourite views in the world!

Thank Nicked2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had to drive this road to get to our next destination and we were worried as it is a true mountain pass, steep and winding. But we are glad we did and sorry we did not have more time to stop and enjoy the...More

Thank Granitestater87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The drive from Franschhoek to Franschhoek Pass offers great views and is a fun drive. It doesn't take too long and isn't particularly challenging, but nonetheless the view over Franschhoek town is fabulous. Not a day out, more like an hour or an hour and...More

Thank RP-Netherlands
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coloradogilda
9 January 2015|
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Response from NigelDCapeTown | Reviewed this property |
All the answers above give the right response, it is a Mountain Pass not a package.
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