Hermanus is a popular holiday town on the southern coast. It is world-famous for having fantastic land and boat based whale watching. Hundreds flock here for whale watching and, of course, the whale festival that takes place every year to celebrate the returning of the Southern Right Whale to the area. Situated between the ocean and the magnificent Overberg Mountains, Hermanus is the perfect place for rest and relaxation.

It is scenic beauty, mild climate, outdoor activities and rich floral kingdom. Experience the charm of this fishing village for yourself by browsing our Hermanus accommodations. Hermanus holds an array of exciting natural, cultural, and historical activities that make it well worth a visit. Be sure to experience the true culture of Hermanus by attending one of the various craft markets in and around town.


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Map of Hermanus