In the area
Make Angala your base for exploring the exquisite Cape winelands or exciting Cape Town. You can get your pulse racing with a variety of outdoor and adventure activities, indulge in fine dining and wine tasting, or simply shop the day away. Ask us to assist with bookings and transport for the below:
Discover the beautiful Franschhoek vineyards on the hop-on hop-off Wine Tram
Passengers aboard the hop-on hop-off tour will experience a unique and leisurely way to see the Franschhoek Valley as they journey through rolling vineyards in an open-side tram and open-air tram-bus stopping in at some of South Africa’s oldest and most distinguished wine estates. Visit www.winetram.co.za for more information.
Pearl Valley, Boschenmeer, De Zalze and Stellenbosh golf estates are internationally renowned golf courses, all within close proximity of Angala.
Franschhoek Wine Route
Franschhoek, Valley of the Huguenots, is one of the premier destinations in the world of wine. This fertile ground is where the French first made wine in South Africa 300 years ago. Today, that noble tradition is carried forward by the members of the Vignerons de Franschhoek. Explore the Franschhoek Wine Route by basing yourself at Angala.
Franschhoek trails, wine & valley walks
Explore Franschhoek and its mountains on foot! There are various hiking trails ranging between 2 – 10km; some suitable for novices and some challenging enough for the experienced hiker! Permits and maps are obtainable from the Franschhoek Tourism Office.
Franschhoek markets & festivals
Franschhoek is known for its rich culture and sense of community. Delve into the Franschhoek country life…
The Franschhoek Village Market – Every Saturday
Franschhoek Literary Festival – May
Franschhoek Bastille Festival – July
Franschhoek Uncorked – September
Franschhoek Arts Festival – October to November
Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival – December
Find out more here
Other surrounding towns
Stellenbosch Art Tour – Self-guided tour
Stellenbosch markets & festivals
A short drive from Angala will place you in Stellenbosch with its many wine estates for tastings, and regular markets and festivals…
Visit Stellenbosch tourism website for all the local galleries, museums, activities, markets, festivals and events.
Paarl markets & festivals
Paarl and surrounds is an exciting destination of wine estates offering unique activities, worthy markets and fun annual festivals…
De Poort Market – First Saturday of the month
Pure Paarl Farmers Market – Every Saturday
Windmeul Farmers Market – First Saturday of every month
Paarl Cultivaria Festival – September/November
Paarl Omniberg “round the Rock” Festival – March
Visit Paarl tourism website for all the local galleries, museums, activities, markets, festivals and events.
A day’s outing
Cape Town and surrounds offers the traveller a plethora of sites and activities to explore within a day’s drive from tranquil Angala.
Stony Point Penguin Colony
Shark Cage Diving
Abundance of South African Nature Reserves
Angala refers to the time eons ago when earth was first being formed. It was a period during which the Divine was gathering the energy to create our planet. In the Divine mind, there was the thought of Earth and the protection of the Angels to hold it safe... »