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Dating back to 1680, the lively university town of Stellenbosch is the second oldest town in South Africa and is home to some of the best preserved Cape Dutch and other historic buildings in the country. The scenic backdrop of the Groot Drakenstein Mountains and the mature oaks that line the streets further enhances the architectural and historic attraction of the town. An excellent base to explore the nearby vineyards that produce some of the best South African wines, the region offers dramatic mountain scenery, walking and horse riding trials, trout fishing and world renowned golf courses. Stellenbosch is also a gastronomical delight with specialist delicatessens, charming cafes and some of the country’s finest restaurants.