The official Whale Watching Capital of the World is calling all animal lovers and relaxation seekers. Whether it’s a vacation of soul searching you need or you’re simply seek time out to appreciate nature and find your ‘Zen’, Hermanus awaits.
Every July to December, the majestic Southern Right Whales visit Walker Bay from Antarctica for breeding and rearing purposes, making it the perfect time to visit if you wish to indulge in some whale watching. If you’re up for other activities, everything from horse riding and kayaking to shark cage diving is offered.
Perhaps the only relaxation you need comes from retail therapy … then why not splurge at the fashion boutiques, jewellery stores and galleries located near the centre of town. With a variety of markets in town, the Hermanuspietersfontein Boeremark welcomes all foodies and wine lovers every Saturday.
If, however, you prefer the more traditional form of relaxation, among other spa locations, Arabella Hotel’s spa is just the thing! To book your stay, and to find out more, click here.