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is located in the Western Cape
in South Africa
The area described here lies to the north of the Whale Coast
and forms the inland route R60 and R62 connection between the Cape Winelands
to the west and Little Karoo
to the east.
The main area of interest here is the triangle created by the Langeberg and Riviersonderend mountains. This is the Breede River valley, a beautiful and fascinating area of wineries and natural landscapes, with some excellent lodge options ....Robertson
... lies at the heart of the fertile Breede River Valley and is a major centre for wine production.McGregor
... is an amazingly preserved Victorian settlement which became isolated when the main road was re-routed over a hundred years ago.Swellendam
... lies to the east of this triangle, back down on the main N2 highway. It is the third oldest town in the country and contains some elements of considerable historic interest.