GUIDED ART TOUR
Art lovers… this one’s for you!
The village abounds with galleries presenting works of art from a staggering number of artists.
Some are easy to find, others are hidden and unexpected. This guided village art route tour will reveal the hidden gems waiting to be discovered.
@ 62 Huguenot Rd, Franschhoek
Daily Trips: 10am and 1pm
2 - 3 hours
Departs Daily at 10am & 1pm
From the Franschhoek Adventure Centre. Scheduled Pickups Available upon Request.
Details & Itinerary
There are more than 20 art galleries in our little town and a number of artists living among us whom we can visit to see them in their studios.
Optional Extra: As a last stop we visit the fabulous Pierneef exhibition (one of South Africa’s most famous artists) at a world-class vineyard and then enjoy an elegant afternoon Winelands High Tea experience in the garden. Enjoy the estate’s Winelands Tea in the restaurant, on the stoep or in the picturesque garden.
The offerings include sausage rolls, savoury tarts, choux pastries, macaroons, soet-koekies and tea cake with tea or Coffee. Available Tuesday to Sunday from 3pm to 4.30pm at R300 per person. An experience not to be missed.
We meet at the Franschhoek Adventure Centre in the Main Rd take a stroll down visiting the various galleries along the way, popping into side walks and alley ways to find the hidden gems.
We then drive to a few artists (provided they are available) and visit their studios or home galleries.
We end our tour at one of the local famous wine farms to view the gallery and have our High Tea (prior booking essential).
What You Should Bring
Cell phone Camera for special memories and Social Media sharing
Inclusions & Exclusions
- Transfers to the various venues.
- Knowledgeable and qualified guide.
- High tea is optional at the last gallery. Please book in advance.
- Items of a personal nature.
We do a little bit of walking but mostly its a driven tour so no fitness level is required.
Pick Up & Drop Off
We depart from and return to the Franschhoek Adventure Centre which is at Shop 5, upstairs @ 62 Huguenot Rd, Franschhoek (right next to the Tourism Office).
Duration & Cost
Duration: 2 – 3 Hours
01 Apr 20 – 31 Aug 20:
R700.00 per adult
R400.00 per child (2 – 12)