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Paarl— 30 nights
Pearl of the Winelands
The town of Paarl remains best known for its landscape, dominated by a gargantuan granite outcrop--it's also notable as the birthplace of the Afrikaans language.Let the collections at !Khwa ttu and Huguenot Memorial Museum capture your imagination. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Voelklip Beach and Dorp Street. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paarl: Hermanus (Domaine Des Dieux, Sumaridge Wine Estate, & more), Stanford (Klein River Cheese, Panthera Africa - Big Cat Sanctuary, & more) and West Coast National Park (in West Coast National Park). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through African Penguin & Seabird Sanctuary, contemplate the waterfront views at Noordhoek Beach, learn about winemaking at Marbrin Olive Growers, and kick back and relax at Kraalbaai Beach/Lagoon.
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In June in Paarl, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Paarl
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