Welcome to the Riebeek Valley Directory of Information for Visitors, incorporating the towns and areas of Riebeek West, Riebeek Kasteel, Riebeeksrivier and Hermon. Nestling on the slopes of its own mountain, the dramatic Kasteelberg, the surrounds are wheatlands, vineyards and olive groves, creating a distinctive touch of the Mediterranean in Africa. Only an hour from Cape Town, you will love the rural atmoshere of these quaint villages with a wide range of choice in accommodation, places to eat and drink, opportunities to do a bit of retail therapy or taste the delicious local wine, olives and other products. Plan to visit our Olive Festival in May, Shiraz and Art Weekend in October or the annual MedFest in March - celebrating the wine, olives, food and culture of the area. Make this your base and explore beautiful beaches, majestic mountains, world renowned wine routes, the Karoo and the Mother City, all within an hour's drive from the valley (See Map
). Immerse yourself in the magic of the Riebeek Valley!