Blog Jan 17Hike

Being only a 90-minute drive from Cape Town, there’s really no excuse not to explore the picturesque town of Tulbagh and its Valley of Abundance. Surrounded by mountains on three sides and with a distinct old-world charm, you’ll instantly fall in love with this Winelands gem and all the little things that make it so special. Come along for the ride as we discover some of the secrets of Tulbagh…

 

 

 

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 Olives from Oakhurst Olives

Home to some of the most juicy Kalamata olives and tastiest olive oil around, gorgeous Oakhurst is well worth a visit. They do daily tastings during which you get to smell and sample the products, including the delicious tapenade made using a secret recipe which you’ll merrily lap up using their delicious home-baked bread. It's of course made using Oakhurst olive oil and is some of the best bread we’ve ever tried! The tasting room is a bright, modern space and art lovers should take the time to walk around to admire the various pieces on the walls created by the owner’s daughter. Take a stroll on the grounds after – they’re particularly colorful in the springtime. 

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