Why Elgin is the perfect weekend getaway

Now is the time to take a trip and Elgin Valley is the perfect combination of peaceful tranquillity and adventurous exploration. Only being a one-hour drive from Cape Town, Elgin valley has become a popular weekend getaway. Truly one of the Western Cape’s best-kept secrets.
Why Elgin is the perfect weekend getaway

Summer is in the air and so is an adventure! Now is the time to take a trip and Elgin Valley is the perfect combination of peaceful tranquillity and adventurous exploration. Only being a one-hour drive from Cape Town, Elgin valley has become a popular weekend getaway. Truly one of the Western Cape’s best-kept secrets. Whether you’re wanting to relax alongside the dam, taking in the majestic surroundings or criss-cross your way through the Elgin Valley on a mountain bike. This is something for everyone and plenty of memories to be made. It’s also a well-known fact known that time in nature can be clinically therapeutic for the soul.

 

Perfect Trip for Locals

With International flights being far and few in between, now is the perfect time to take that weekend holiday whilst avoiding hordes of tourists. You’ll be lucky to relish in the beauty of Elgin, including its famous cool climate wine and outdoor activities, all to yourself! There are ample activities for every kind of person. Elgin Adventure Centre is your go-to contact to ensure you get exactly what you’re looking for. Offering a range of guided tours and outdoor leisure it’s truly the best way to experience all that Elgin has to offer. 

 

Where to Go?

Paul Cluver Estate is more than just a wine farm. With its endless rolling hills and manicured trails through breath-taking Elgin scenery, it’s packed with adventure or find yourself exploring the wonderous Oak Valley. With every adventure there is a chance to stop along the way to indulge your senses, experiencing the area’s famous cool-climate wines and decadent meals. Join the Eglin Adventure team at Trails End and we’ll guide you through the natural beauty Elgin has to offer by bike, hike, paddle, zipline or just about anything you can imagine. There is so much to do and so much to see. 

 

What Elgin Adventure Centre Provides 

Zipline you’re your way through the Cape Fynbos, book a private guide to trek through the wilderness, arrange a dusty 4x4 mountain tour or experience an exclusive wine tasting at the magnificent Paul Cluver Estate. Come visit the age-old oak trees, rolling wheat fields, emerald green cattle pastures. We can assure you’ll be leaving wanting to come back for more. Feeling refreshed and revived, the Elgin Valley is an experience that will provide you with the nature reset you’ve been looking for.