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Hermanus in late June?

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Hermanus in late June?

Hi everyone,

Still pinning down our honeymoon garden route stops - I know the whales won't be there at this time of year but regardless we think we'd like to stop here a night or two - is it worth it in June??

Thank you :)

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1. Re: Hermanus in late June?


It is not uncommon to for whales to be here late June. Hermanus offers much, much more than whales though.

It has a character full village centre with interesting shops,art galleries and many excellent restaurants overlooking the magnificent bay. It is known for its beautiful cliff paths along the coast. Although not swimming weather in June the beaches are still accessible where you can take long walks. If you are into hiking the mountain behind the town has excellent trails. MTB trails are popular in the valley and you could hire cycles. Hermanus Forest Adventures offer a variety of adventure activities.

It has superb wineries in the Hemel en Aarde(heaven and earth) valley which is not to be missed.

And much more. An overnight would be a sin. Stay at least two, maybe three, maybe more!


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2. Re: Hermanus in late June?

Thank you!

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3. Re: Hermanus in late June?

Also look at Witsand or De Hoop Nature Reserve, have seen whales in the bay here in late June.

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4. Re: Hermanus in late June?

I hope (and expect) the whales will be at De Kelders in late June - across the Bay from Hermanus - because that's the time we picked to have our son and his family to be visiting us there. Whether you stay on our side of the Bay or on Willem's side in Hermanus, I think you will have some good sightings.

Edited: 10 May 2014, 15:06
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