At Van Gaalen Cheese Farm there is a restaurant on the farm where traditional Dutch dishes are served, and picnic baskets or wine tasting can also be organised. Families or couples can picnic on the banks of the Skeerpoort river. The farm shop sells a fine collection of cheese, wine, preserves, souvenirs and a range of Dutch favorites. The Milk Cottages offer overnight accommodation that is based on country living. There are also various trails for horse riding, hiking, birding, mountain biking and trail running. Day permits for the Skeerpoort Trails are available at the farm shop. To find out more about Van Gaalen’s Kaasmakerji click here.
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Van Gaalen Cheese Farm and Factory is situated at the foot of the Magaliesberg hills in Skeerpoort and is open six days a week. It promises fun for the whole family!
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Liese-Marie H Says:
The Van Gaalen Cheese factory is a must-visit in Harties! They offer great artisinal cheeses and german confectionary, as well as tours of the small cheese factory.
A lovely shop with lots of 'goodies' on sale. Got to sample various Goat Milk cheese, and then purchased for our holiday stay. Lots of other nice things to buy.
The food (toasted sandwich) was good, however it is a very limited menu, don't expect anything more than sandwiches and salads at a heavy price. The venue is beautiful but obviously the bathrooms and...