People rush to Stanford to experience a slower pace of life; at the same time local winemakers industriously craft award-winning wines. Stanford is a well-preserved Victorian village with a rich history and offers much as a destination. Take a boat trip on the meandering Klein River to watch birds; enjoy a leisurely lunch while tasting wine; visit a farmyard for a different kind of experience. Myriad pleasurable options await you. The wines produced in the region are recognised for their quality, and offer great value for money.