Dozens of beautiful crafts, art and antique shops line Franschhoek's main road, not to mention the plethora of world-famous restaurants. Franschhoek boasts eight of the country's Top 100 restaurants.
Densely populated with wine-farms, Franschhoek offers a wide range of wine tasting experiences to suit the palate of connoisseurs and wine novices alike. For the more energetic, there are a number of walking trails in Franschhoek's picturesque mountains, offering unrivalled views over Franschhoek and neighbouring towns.
Every year, Franschhoek plays host to several festivals, including 'The Bastille Festival'.The Literary Festival, The Champagne Festival, The Classical Music Festival and The Open Gardens Festival but to name a few.