Attractions in Knysna
Looking for excellent experiences for your guests in Knysna? We can highly recommend these attractions
- Boat-based whale watching tours
- Marine Eco tours
- SUP hire
"Ocean Odyssey offers unforgettable marine adventures. Our close encounter, boat-based whale watching tours and marine eco-tours are perfect activities to add to any itinerary in Knysna. We offer three daily departures and a fleet of ocean going vessels. This is the ideal experience for local visitors and international tourists."
Springtide Sailing Charters
Exclusive and unique lunchtime and sunset sailing cruises - and private sailing charters - that showcase the natural beauty of Knysna. Cruises on the yacht Outeniqua depart from the Waterfront at the Knysna Quays.
Ocean Sailing Charters
Unforgettable Journeys & Sunsets on the Knysna lagoon and beyond on two luxury catamarans.
"Enjoy a magical sail on the Knysna lagoon, discover the Knysna Heads and explore the Indian Ocean. Once we set sail you can enjoy supping, fishing, swimming or snorkeling depending on the duration of your cruise. Sit back while we treat you to a glass of ice-cold bubbly on the most luxurious Catamarans in the Garden Route, while you keep an eye out for playful seals and dolphins."
Knysna Golf Club
An 18-hole course that meanders through tidal pools and between magnificent indigenous trees. The testing links/parkland layout has been enhanced over the past ten years to offer some of the best greens in the Southern Cape. Flat and easy to walk, but still providing players of all levels a good challenge. An affordable golfing experience not to be missed.
Pezula Championship Golf Course
One of the most scenic courses in the world, Pezula offers players a challenging yet rewarding golf experience requiring a full range of shots. 5-star club-house facilities include a lounge, restaurant, bar, and terrace. A smaller, private dining room and a separate function room with bar and lounge are also available. There's also a pro-shop, a short game practice area, and a putting green.
Simola Championship Golf Course
Simola Golf and Country Estate is one of Africa’s premiere golfing destinations. The Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course was designed by the legend himself and, as the first on the continent and still only one of three in Africa, remains a favourite amongst professionals, seasoned players and those who enjoy a challenging yet fun game of golf.
An adrenaline-filled experience that has you gliding over the treetops for spectacular views of the surrounding forest and natural landscapes at SANParks' Kranshoek picnic site. Extremely long cables crisscross the gorge at heights of up to 200 meters!
Abseil, zip-line down waterfalls, jump cliffs, swim and hike down a gorgeous canyon - a kloofing activity like no other! Africanyon offers adventure, fun, and adrenalin in a beautiful environment. 2- and 3-hour trips available. Professional, trained guides and all equipment provided.