As we are brimming on the edge of season change, some destinations need to be established for those pearling days of Spring. For the wine-lovers, or wine-lovers in the making, who are in need of a nearby getaway, you can’t go wrong with a trip to the Swartland winelands region.

Filled with tranquil mountain settings, while vibrant with enchanting nature sounds, it provides you with the out-of-town relaxation that everyone needs. These beautiful regions aren’t as distant as they may seem as the journey becomes a part of the destination with majority of the drive being surrounded by blossoming flowers. It is the perfect time to take that anticipated adventure.

Families relaxing on the lawns.

Amongst many of the stunning farms in the Swartland region lies the family-oriented wine farm – Perdeberg Cellar. Home to many things, Perdeberg prides itself on being a destination that people can rely on. It provides a remote and relaxing environment for you to let go of your worries, while the kids enjoy hours of fun in the outdoor play area.

Weekends are taken to another level as they bring out the jumping castle and the friendly mascot, Merlot the Zebra. There is also an exclusive pairing designed for the little ones! For the families whose children are pets, Perdeberg also promotes a pet friendly environment. These kinds of things are necessary when the views just need to be taken in and enjoyed.

Children enjoying Merlot the Zebra.

Although the destination is an outing on its own, Perdeberg are celebrating a number of events in the upcoming season if you need an extra kick out the door. If you are looking for an ideal location to celebrate with some traditional South African braai meats this Heritage Day, you will need to try out one of Perdeberg’s famous Braai Picnics. The annual Family Festival will be hosted at Perdeberg on October 19 and is going to be one for the books with some trailblazing activities for the kiddies. To top it off, for all the Chenin Blanc enthusiasts, Perdeberg is to host a first of their line of Chenin Blanc Festivals – filled with all things Chenin Blanc!

Be sure to pop in to Perdeberg Cellar this festive season as the specials are overflowing with eats and treats you can’t resist. A quick visit often turns into a full day of entertainment!

Contact: 021 869 8244

Address: Vryguns Farm Windmeul, Paarl, 7624


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