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“Breath Taking View” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Franschhoek Pass

Franschhoek Pass
Regional road R45 (Western Cape) | Tra (between) Franschhoek - Villiersdorp, Franschhoek, South Africa
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Type: Scenic Drives, Outdoors
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Franschhoek, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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“Breath Taking View”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Do yourself a favor and go up the pass, get n good spot, sit down and enjoy the view. Really is a breath taking view of Franschhoek from above. Don't forget your camera!!

Visited May 2013
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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70 reviews 70 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“What a view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Do make the effort to go up the pass. The views from the top are truly stunning, getting a view of the valley and surrounding mountains.

Visited May 2013
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Melkbosstrand, South Africa
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79 reviews 79 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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“Franschhoek Pass Drive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

The views are worth the drive and there a more than enough eateries in Franschhoek to indulge any appetite.

Visited October 2012
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Paignton, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Beautiful view”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

It really is stunning. Just remember you have to contend with cyclists and large trucks and there is very little space. The views are just awesome

Visited May 2013
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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“Beatifull scenery”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

This is a pass well worth traveling. The road between Stellenbosch and Fransch Hoek, is very scenic with the mountains, vineyards and olive groves.

Visited December 2012
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