Knysna, a place of remarkable beauty, is pristinely situated on the coast. The area is famous for its luxuriant forests, breathtaking ocean views and tranquil ambient surroundings, which is why many visitors flock to this region.
- Set on an untouched coastline
- Magnificent ocean views
- Located between lush forests and a peaceful lagoon
- Exciting excursions to popular tourist attractions
Beaches, rivers, lakes and lagoons, mountains and forest surround Knysna, which makes it a place of great natural beauty. Situated in the Southern Cape, along what is commonly referred to as the Garden Route, Knysna is nature at its best. This prime destination, situated between lush forest and peaceful lagoon, provides access to the unique Featherbed Nature Reserve a declared Natural Heritage Site.
Daily excursions on the Knysna lagoon, aboard one of the ferries, allows for a memorable time on the Reserve.
Enjoy a four-hour excursion
aboard the Featherbed Ferry to the famous Western Head of Knysna. Re-live the history and experience the untouched beauty of this coastal nature reserve.
Visit the awesome Cango Caves on the Garden Route, one of the World's Great Natural Wonders, sculptured by nature through the ages
- a fascinating limestone formation in a wide variety of colours.
Discover Hermanus and the Whale Route, a favourite destination for overseas visitors from all over the world to watch these gentle giants
of the ocean. See them from a boat or the scenic shore.
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