Hermanus is a picturesque village with spectacular natural beauty as it is flanked by mountains and sea and bordered by the Fernkloof Nature Reserve. Hermanus is hailed as the best land based whale watching venue in the world. It has the purest fresh air and most fascinating fynbos floral kingdom.
Quaint shops and restaurants retain the olde worlde fishing village that makes it popular with tourists.
Some known Facts:
- Hermanus has the best land based whale watching in the world
- Hermanus Old Harbour and only Whale Crier in the World
- Hermanus whale capital of SA to the attractions in the Western Cape.
- The area from Pringle Bay to Gansbaai is know as the Cape Whale Coast and forms part of the Overberg.