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Things to do in Knysna

Knysna
Elephant Park

The Knysna Elephant Park (est. 1994) was the first facility in South Africa to house and care for orphaned African elephants. Over the last twenty years, the park has cared for and raised more than forty elephants.

Explore
Knysna

Enjoy an exhilarating cruise aboard one of our exquisite spacious yachts LaraBella 55ft and Ocean Rhythm 44ft.

Terblans
Nature walk

The Terblans Trail features on the Rooted in Time Self-drive Tour. The trailhead is at Grootdraai Picnic site. There is a lawned area, picnic benches with braai facilities, fresh water and ablution facilities.

Picnic and hike at
Jubilee Creek

Enjoy a beautiful forest picnic alongside a cool, forest stream. There are lots of picnic sites (with facilities). You can also do the Jubilee Creek walk to a waterfall and swimming hole.

Featherbed
Nature Reserve

Featherbed Nature Reserve is a unique 150h private Nature Reserve, encompassing the whole of the Western Head of Knysna and one of South Africa’s unique Natural Heritage Sites.

Packwood
Wine Estate

The Terblans Trail features on the Rooted in Time Self-drive Tour. The trailhead is at Grootdraai Picnic site. There is a lawned area, picnic benches with braai facilities, fresh water and ablution facilities.

Knysna
Tourism Office​

Knysna is situated in the heart of the Garden Route and is the perfect town to stay while exploring the surrounding areas. 

Knysna
Ziplines

Our Knysna Zipline has especially been designed and installed to enhance the natural beauty of the Kranshoek Sanparks picnic site. 

Beautiful Knysna
Villas

Choose one of our Beautiful Knysna Villas to make your home and your memories; from breezy waterside apartments and cosy garden cottages to spectacular villas.

Visit
Knysna

Come and play in our forests and hit Knysna’s forest trails in your shoes or on your bike, or explore the interconnected rivers and lakes

SA
Venues

Discover the natural beauty of the magnificent Garden Route and Knysna on the largest and most luxurious Catamarans in the area.