La Mont Cheese
Situated on the rolling hills at the foot of the spectacular Langeberg mountains between the towns of Ashton and Swellendam. Read more…
There are five excellent wineries in the region well worth a visit. Go bird watching, cycling or go cruising down the river and enjoy a glass of wine and a light lunch at a riverside wine estate. Maps are available at the tourism bureau.
Ashton is also the capital of the canning industry in South Africa.
The huge fruit and vegetable canning factories offer informative guided tours to interested groups. Tours must be booked by prior arrangement.