Leisure Lagoon Boat Cruises on

Bella Vita

Our Bella Vita Private cruises are ideal for birthdays,  celebrations, family events and special times with friends. Add oysters and Champagne to your trip, or if you want something unique, speak to our team. Bella Vita Champagne Lounger offers the  ideal view to see the iconic Knysna Heads, experience the Knysna lagoon,  and see the beaches and bays on the way. Sit back and relax aboard our stylish lagoon cruiser Bella Vita and enjoy the sunshine. Delicious snacks, drinks and oysters are available on pre-order. You will be mesmerised by the exquisite views of the lagoon framed by our beautiful town and the Outeniqua mountains as a backdrop. We often see a playful seal or interesting birdlife along the way, or be adventurous and take a swim in the clear water. You are welcome to bring your own music we have a sound system onboard.

We depart daily, every 2 hours from Sirocco restaurant on Thesen Island, bookings are essential. 
You can book per person, or hire the boat exclusively for the ultimate function, or celebration.
Our maximum capacity is 12 people per cruise
More details on the book now button below.

Private Lagoon Cruise

Book a private cruise and we can tailor the cruise to your preference, the perfect platform for something special. Add a photographer, live music, your creativity is the limit.


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Private Scenic Cruises

Explore the natural beauty the Knysna lagoon and explore the famous Knysna Heads. Spend some time relaxing and sightseeing while you keep an eye out for playful seals. On our longer scenic day cruises we will anchor at Featherbed Bay and cool down with a swim in the crystal turquoise water.

40min | R3000 | 12PAX

1H40 | R4000 | 12PAX

2H10 | R5000 | 12PAX

3H40 | R6000 | 2PAX

Private Sunset Cruises

Discover all the hidden secrets of the magnificent lagoon at golden hour. Sunset over the lagoon is a showcase of golds, pinks and luminous yellows at times. Enjoy these magic moments while cruising in our spacious lounger with family or friends. 

1h30 | R4000 | 12PAX

2H30 | R5000 | 12PAX

4H30 | R8000 | 12PAX


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