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    The place to stay and play

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    The place to stay and play

  • Garden Route Things to do


    The place to stay and play

  • Outdoor Activities Garden Route


    The place to stay and play

Activities in the Area

Outdoor activities include swimming, bird watching, boating, canoeing, fishing and plenty more, while rainy days will see you in restaurants and shops, viewing wildlife and the amazing scenery on the many drives.

Sun & Sea Activities Knysna

Sun and sea

The Garden Route offers some of the best water sport areas along the Southern Coast of Africa.
  • Hire a boat and cruise our beautiful lagoon, streams and rivers
  • Take a ferry across to Featherbed Nature Reserve or to the Knysna Heads - enjoy a romantic sunset, or leisurely lunchtime cruise.
  • For an adrenalin rush in the water, go shark cage diving at Mossel Bay or Blackwater Tubing at Stormsriver.
  • Watch the dolphins and whales play along our coastline.
Adventure Activities Knysna

Adventure Activities

  • Paraglide in heaven - soar above the coast and have a birds-eye view of this beautiful environment.
  • Abseil down the Knysna Heads and other cliffs on the coastline
  • Rock climb in some unique and beautiful areas
  • Explore the area by quad bike (biking on the beach is not allowed due to the fragile eco-system).
  • Experience the thrill of hanging from a cable and gliding from one tree top to another in the dense Tsitsikamma Forest.
Knysna Wild Life Activities

Wild Life

  • Visit a Game farm just a few minutes outside of George and watch the crocodiles feed.
  • Visit one or more of the world-famous ostrich farms in Oudtshoorn
  • Touch leopards at a wildlife ranch.
  • Get up close and personal with the inhabitants of Monkey Land.
  • Visit the Cheetah farm, the Knysna Elephant Park, the Elephant Sanctuary, and see the Knysna Seahorses in the Knysna Lagoon.
  • Enjoy one of the many Nature Reserves in and around the Knysna area.
Knysna Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attractions

  • George offers you the opportunity to go back in time and experience the old railway history of Southern Africa at the Railway Museum.
  • Indulge in fresh Oysters from the Lagoon and visit the local brewery.
  • Take a trip through to Oudtshoorn and experience the Cango Caves.
  • Visit the Post Office Tree and the Dias Caravel Museum in Mossel Bay.
Outdoor Activities Garden Route

Outdoor Activities

  • This area is a golfer's paradise. Visit one of the various PGA registered golf-courses along our beautiful coastline.
  • Cycle on the many biking trails through the local forests.
  • Hike or horse-back ride one of the excellent hiking and horse riding trails along the coast and in the forest.
Outdoor Things to do, Knysna

Out and About

  • Shop till you drop in the many unique shops in Knynsa - The Waterfront, The Knysna Mall, Woodmill Lane and Main Street are just some shopping venues.
  • There is a wide selection of Restaurants, Coffee shops, Pubs & Grills, Pizzerias and Farm stalls in and around Knysna.
  • Weekends are famous for the many markets in the area - from Sedgefield to Harkerville and Wilderness.

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