Our Town

What to see and do in Knysna

Knysna is in the heart of the Garden route between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. It lies on the banks of the Knysna Lagoon between the Outeniqua Mountains and the Indic Ocean and is surrounded by one of the largest remaining Southern African rainforests. The Lagoon is separated by two sandstone cliffs, called the Knysna Heads. Knysna offers lots of activities: 

  • Sandy beaches
  • Lagoon boat cruises
  • Many Adventures
  • Indigenous forests
  • Many festivals
  • Wild life sanctuaries
  • Mountain biking trails
  • Hikes in the forest
  • Historic Goldmine
  • 3 world class Golf courses
  • Cultural Experiences
  • Knysna Elephant Park
  • Whale watching
  • Waterfront lifestyle
  • Great food and Oysters
  • Locally brewed craft beer
  • Rastafarian community tours
  • Family friendly town