The Riebeek Valley has become a renowned wedding, wine, olive and food destination that attracts many visitors to this charming valley.


A mere 1 hour drive from Cape Town, Riebeek Kasteel has become the perfect weekend break-away for many Capetonians hoping to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

Its also very centrally located within the heart of Cape Winelands -- only 20 minutes from Wellington, 30 minutes from Paarl and Darling and a 45 minutes car journey from Franschhoek and Stellenbosch respectively.


Amongst the many attractions of the area are:

  • Wine, Olive & Craft Beer Tastings

  • Festivals & Markets

  • Biking Routes, Trails & Races

  • Half & Full Marathons

  • Scenic Walks & Hikes

  • Bird watching

  • Historic Tours

  • Game Viewing Day Trips

  • The Annual Riebeek Valley Olive Festival

  • The Swartland Wine Revolution

  • And many more

With its array of restaurants, coffee shops, bars and quaint clothing, decor, gift and food stores, Riebeek Kasteel has something to offer all its visitors.