Franschhoek Pass, Franschhoek

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Scenic and encapsulating views of the Franschhoek Valley define the drive through Franschhoek Pass. Said to have been used by elephants to cross from one valley to the other, the pass was formally built in 1822. The road follows the northern edge of the Franschhoek mountain range, overlooking the verdant valley and offering picturesque mountain views. The paved road includes sharp curves and some visitors may be nervous along the edge. To visit Franschhoek Pass on your holiday in Franschhoek, and find out what else Franschhoek has to offer, use our Franschhoek.
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  • Did a drive from Franschoek through the pass and back - amazing scenery and views. A mst do if you are visiting Franschoek and have a car  more »
  • Drove out from the town up the hillside to have fantastic views of the valleys and the natural bowl that Franschhoek sits in... well worth the drive. Stop off points every 200m or so.  more »
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