Some Interesting Things That Happen In Hermanus

Once a year Hermanus hosts the extremely popular and fun filled Hermanus Whale Festival.

Hermanus, known as the best land-based whale watching destination in the world, plays host to thousands of visitors who flock to the seaside resort to exhilarate in the unique natural environment, watch the whales and revel in music, enjoy great food and enjoy the many activities available during the festival

Nominated one of the 10 Best Wine Shows in South Africa!
Taste more than 250 wines from Elgin to Elim Producers at the Hermanus Wine & Food Festival

In the Food Marquee, the local chefs, cooks and yummy food creators will take you on a culinary experience. Specialities of the region include lip smacking snacks to gourmet meals on the go. The Professors and Gypsy Jones will keep you entertained with their rich sounds. The Festival promises to be a delectable journey in the presence of great music, friends and wine.

Celebrate local art with ten mind-blowing days jam-packed with exhibitions, workshops and performances

The quaint coastal town of Hermanus, better known as the whale watching capital of the country, is doing its best to establish itself on Mzansi’s arts and culture map with the Hermanus Fynarts Festival, an all-encompassing fair of visual arts, literature, music and award-winning food and wine

Arts, Culture, Comedy and loads of stage shows

It is a mostly Afrikaans festival – with a wide variety of excellent theatre productions, musicians and traditions.

Luxry Hermanus Guest House Accommodation

Official Cape Whale Coast Video

Step One: Click on the 'eye' to view the Official Cape Whale Coast video to see for yourself how stunning our coastline is.

Step Two: Visit us at Hermanus Activities to book you a tour or activity in Hermanus and its surrounds.

A few photo's of Hermanus