Genadendal (Valley of Grace) is a quaint little village approximately 90 minutes drive east of Cape Town. 

Overlooked by the majestic Grootkop(Big head) mountain, which has watched its amazing history play out over the centuries.


The oldest mission station in South Africa, the Genadendal area is home to about 8000 people and the Mission Museum, a national monument with beautifully restored historic buildings, showcasing some of our countries most important artefacts. You’ll feel like you’ve stepped back in time as you learn about Genadendal’s inspiring history.

With friendly faces greeting you as you make your way down the streets of old and new houses, make sure to watch out for the horses and cows that roam about.

Genadendal tuck shop
Genadendal ouma
Genadendal carts

This unassuming little village is full of surprises waiting to be discovered.

Learn about Genadendal’s history

The Khoikhoi 
Georg Schmidt 
Mission Station 

Learn about Genadendal Honeybush Tea

Genadendal Honeybush Tea

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