Elgin

The Elgin Valley is the natural home for lovers of fresh food, cool-climate wines and beautiful country living.

This agricultural centre is home to apple and pear farmers and producers of some stunning cold-region wines. Apart from indulging in some fantastic wines of this region, one can sample brandy at Oude Molen, freshly squeezed apple juice or cider from a farm stall.  

The Elgin Valley falls into the UNESCO protected Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve and is very much geared for life in the outdoors. There are private game reserves, incredible hikes, birding, mountain bike routes, bass and trout fishing, kloofing, fly-fishing - the list of tours, trails and things to do is endless. The Elgin Valley, which is part of the Four Passes Fruit Route.