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Paarl – Historical Town filled with Culture and Attractions

The quaint town of Paarl is located just outside the city of Cape Town in the Western Cape Province. Paarl is a town that combines historical magnificence, a unique landscape and exciting attractions to provide visitors with an unforgettable holiday. Beautifully restored buildings line the streets, with historical sites such as the Afrikaans Language Monument and the Off The Wall Contemporary Gallery proving insight into the town’s past and future. Fortunately, the town also balances its educational attractions with activities for both the not so adventurous and for thrill seekers.

Visitors are invited to take on the exciting 4×4 trails, mountain bike through the rugged terrain, explore the vineyards on horseback or pay a visit to the Snake Park, bird sanctuary and crocodile breeding farm. The Millwater Wild Nature Reserve and the Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve offer breathtaking hiking trails or enjoy the thrill of discovering the beauty of the Paarl region from a hot air balloon. Visitors to Paarl will not be disappointed with this destination that offers all they could ask for and more.