What towns are in the Boland?

What towns are in the Boland?

Although the Boland does not have defined boundaries, its core lies around the Boland Mountains and the towns of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Worcester. It may be understood to extend as far as Malmesbury, Tulbagh, Swellendam and Somerset West.

Which towns are in the Cape Winelands?

The district includes five local municipalities, namely: Drakenstein, Stellenbosch, Witzenberg, Breede Valley and Langeberg. The area is one of the ‘pearls’ of South Africa’s rural and small-town subregions, but disparate with a relatively high and diverse level of development.

Which district is Paarl in?

Cape Winelands

Country South Africa
Province Western Cape
District Cape Winelands
Municipality Drakenstein

What municipality does Wellington fall under?

Cape Winelands District Municipality
The Cape Winelands District Municipality, formerly the Boland District Municipality, is a district municipality located in the Boland region of the Western Cape province of South Africa. As of 2011, it had a population of 787,490. The largest towns in the municipality are Paarl, Worcester, Stellenbosch and Wellington.

Is George in the Eastern Cape?

George, town, Western Cape province, South Africa. The town lies distantly east of Cape Town and immediately inland from the Indian Ocean. It was founded in 1811 as the first British settlement in the Cape Colony and named after King George III, as was George Peak nearby.

Which is better Stellenbosch or Franschhoek?

It’s very pretty as it is smaller than Stellenbosch and dominated by its verdant mountain backdrop. Though Stellenbosch perhaps has the edge in fine dining, these are mainly based on the surrounding wine estates. Franschhoek excels with their array of IN-village restaurants.

Which town or city is the gateway to the winelands of the Western Cape?

Brackenfell is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa at the gateway to the Cape Winelands.

How far is Paarl from the beach?

It takes 3 hours, 51 minutes to travel from Paarl to Pearly Beach….

Origin Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
Destination Pearly Beach, Western Cape, South Africa
Driving Distance 193 kms or 119.9 miles or 104.2 nautical miles

Is Paarl a good place to live?

“A reason I love living in Paarl is that I feel safe,” says Nikki Küstner, who moved here five years ago. Despite its growth – in the business arena as well as residential – Paarl remains a small farming town at heart, its flourishing wine and fruit-growing valley still the pulse of the community.

How safe is Paarl?

Crime rates in Paarl, South Africa

Level of crime 77.78 High
Worries car stolen 58.93 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen 72.32 High
Worries attacked 60.19 High
Worries being insulted 56.73 Moderate

Is Paarl rural or urban?

Paarl and Wellington are the main urban centres in the municipality, located in close proximity to the N1 in the south, with smaller rural settlements at Saron and Gouda in the north and Hermon in the mid-west.