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Franschhoek Pass

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Address: Regional road | Tra (between) Franschhoek - Villiersdorp, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa

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Wonderful views

Wondeful views and plenty of places to stop and take lovely photos, mind the bends as they can be tight and watch out for cyclists!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wondeful views and plenty of places to stop and take lovely photos, mind the bends as they can be tight and watch out for cyclists!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far the best panoramic view of the area - different seasons can provide quite a different view. There is a small lookout point - better to go with a group and carry alot of water and snacks. Whenever I am at a place like this i want to chill with some food or snacks to sort of... More 

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Motueka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Must do drive, well worth the effort, watch out for the baboons. Plenty of places to stop and take photos

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Iowa City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to a lot of places in the world but this is one of the most beautiful view I have ever seen!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What more to say than great views of the valley and it's understandable how the Huguenots thought they'd arrived in Paradise.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views to Franschhoek were great. It also made easier to understand the geography of the valley. highly recommended -- and try to stop at a winery on the way down.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're in Franschhoek, don't miss out driving up the Franschhoek pass, especially at sunset, the views are absolutely beautiful

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are Franschoek do not miss driving up this Pass and down over the reservoir taking the longer route back to Capetown. Really worth it...

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful drive on a clear day. Superb vistas of franschhoek as you make your way over the pass. Definitely worth a trip.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a lover of nature and beautiful views you MUST drive the Franschhoek pass. The scenery is absolutely breathtaking.

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