Stanford is a small riverside village only 16 km east of Hermanus and 22 km north-east of Gansbaai.
Located on the banks of the Klein River, Stanford is known to host over 200 different bird species of which 30 are endemic to South Africa.
Some of the top attractions of Stanford include river cruises on the Klein River, bird watching, kayaking and beer- and wine tasting at the local wine estates and Birkenhead Brewery.
The village is also renowned for its Stanford Food Heroes, a small group of culinary artisans that aims to increase community access to fresh, organic and sustainably grown produce. Their array of locally produced and sourced products can be purchased at the local morning markets that line the Stanford Events calendar.
Bring your mountain bikes because there are incredible rides in the area. 13 More reasons to visit Stanford (other than total relaxation and rejuvenation!), swimming, walking/hiking, mountain bike riding, quad bike trails, 4×4 trails, whale watching, shark cage diving, browsing the antique shops & our quaint Village, beer tasting, cheese tasting, horse riding, river cruises, great restaurants and a visit to Panthera Wild Cat Sanctuary.
|Country name||South Africa|