With majestic mountains on
the one side and the ever-flowing Breede River on the other, with
beautiful fruit and wine farms lining the way, the awe-inspiring surroundings invite you into Bonnievale to meet the people who pride themselves on their warmthc and unpretentious hospitality. Bonnievale is situated on the banks of the Breede River.
Surrounded by the Langeberg Mountain Range in the north-east, and the Riviersonderend mountains in the south-west, it is one of the most beautifully situated towns in the Western Cape. The town is approximately 180km from Cape Town and 100km from the southernmost tip of Africa at Cape Agulhas.
Bonnievale is known as The Valley of Cheese and Wine for a good reason. There are 4 Co-operative Wine Cellars, 4 Estates and 2 private wine producers in the area. The oldest wine cellar in the Bonnievale area is Nordale Wine Cellar. The Robertson Wine Route, which includes all the wine cellars in the Bonnievale area, has in recent years won great acclaim in South Africa and around the world, for the production of outstanding white and red wines.
(source : www.bonnievale.co.za)