The weather has been unpredictable of late, with cloudy and rainy weather for the last few weekends. Hessequa Tourism has put together a list of 6 things to do in Hessequa on a rainy weekend.
- WINE TASTING AT BALEIA WINERY
The cooler weather provides the ideal setting for wine tasting at the Baleia Winery in Riversdale. The facility offers a cozy atmosphere where a variety of wines can be tasted. The golden rules should be follows: observe the wine color, swirl the glass with wine, smell the wine, taste the wine and sensation on your palate and savor the wine.
Baleia Winery: https://www.baleiawines.com l 028 713 1214
- CHEESE PAIRING AT KASSELSHOOP CHEESE
The Old School Tasting Room at Kasselshoop is located about 12-kilometers from Stilbaai along the Droëvlakte Road. The facility offers cheese pairing with a variety of choices from wine, beer, port, and tea.
Kasselshoop Cheese: https://www.kasselshoop.co.za l 073 259 7966
- VISIT TO THE STILBAAI MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY
The Stilbaai Museum of Archaeology is housed in the Palinggat Homestead in Stilbaai. The collection within the museum includes replicas of artifacts discovered at the international renowned Blombos Caves.
Stilbaai Tourism: https://www.stilbaaitourism.co.za l 028 754 2602
- INDULGE IN AFTERNOON COFFE AND PIZZA AT DELISH RESTAURANT
Coffee, Pizza and rainy weather pairs well together, especially when enjoying the warm, comfy atmosphere of Delish Restaurant located in Heidelberg. The facility also serves other delicious meals and beverages.
Delish Restaurant: 028 722 1850
- ENJOY THE ALBERTINIA ALOE FESTIVAL
The annual Albertinia Aloe Festival takes place from Friday, 06 October 2023 until Sunday, 08 October 2023. The hosting venue is the SSK hall, with a variety of music performances Magnus, Pieter Mohr and GnT Band.
Albertinia Aloe Festival: 082 577 0099
- EXPLORE THE HEALING PROPERTIES OF THE ALOE PLANT AT ALOE FEROX
The healing qualities of the Aloe plant have been enjoyed since the days of the Pharos of Egypt. The Aloe Ferox factory shop is located a mere 2-kilometers from the Albertinia town entrance along the N2 and offers visitors a variety of health and wellness products.
Aloe Ferox: https://www.af.co.za l 028 735 8100