day trips

Porcupine Hills is situated along the Van Der Stel Pass. This allows access to various day-trip options beyond the boundaries of the farm. A few ideas can be seen below.

Try the Cape Canopy Tour - a zip-line adventure in the Hottentots-Holland Reserve.

Have a close encounter with the animals at Cornellskop Animal Farm.

Take a drive along the R45 to Franschhoek along the Theewaterskloof Dam and over the majestic Franschhoek Pass.

Visit neighbouring wine farms for tastings and lunches.

The charming village of Greyton offers beautiful hikes, artisanal chocolate (von Geusau Chocolates) and great cycling.

On the coast Hermanus boasts lovely beaches and whale sightings

Visit Arabella, outside of Hermanus, for a round of golf.

Take a short drive to the Elgin Valley wine-farms.