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  • Oakhill Waterfront Chukka Festival -High Schools
    • Starting date Thu 14 February 2019
    • Ending date Sun 17 February 2019
    • Entry Fee R
    • Venue Knysna Waterfront
    • Contact Person Oakhill School
    • Contact Number 044 382 6506
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Knysna Celtic Festival
    • Starting date Fri 15 February 2019
    • Ending date Sat 16 February 2019
    • Entry Fee R30 - R150
    • Venue Loerie Park
    • Contact Person Knysna Pipe Band
    • Contact Number 071 112 9010
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • The Highland Games by CrossFit Knysna
    • Starting date Sat 16 February 2019
    • Ending date Sat 16 February 2019
    • Entry Fee R150pp (R600 per team)
    • Venue George Rex Drive
    • Contact Person -
    • Contact Number 0842056930
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Welcome to Knysna

Knysna Tourism is the official tourism body in Knysna and is mandated by the Knysna Municipality to market Greater Knysna as a holiday destination.

The office, together with its satellite office in Sedgefield, can help you plan your getaway to the heart of the Garden Route.

  • We are a one stop shop for information about things to do in Knysna and surrounding areas
  • We provide a booking service for activities, restaurants, and accommodation establishments in the area
  • Our office can also assist you with timetables for shuttle services and Intercape busses
  • Visitors can buy local art & crafts which are on display in our office
  • We provide information about upcoming festivals & events
  • Our knowledgeable visitor centre staff have loads of general travel information for tourists

Top 10 things to do in Greater Knysna

  1. Cruise the lagoon on a ferry, inflatable boat, yacht or kayak
  2. Explore the indigenous forests by foot, mountain bike, non-motorised scooter or jeep
  3. Enjoy the rush of adventure activities including whale watching, surfing, paragliding and bungee jumping
  4. Indulge in local food and craft beer at numerous restaurants and markets
  5. Play golf on three world-class courses
  6. Participate in exciting annual festivals and events
  7. Get up close to elephants and other animals at numerous wildlife sanctuaries
  8. Soak up the sun on a pristine beach in Sedgefield, Buffalo Bay or Brenton-on-Sea
  9. Learn about the rich culture and history of the area on a guided walk or tour
  10. Book a community tourism experience for a home-stay or township tour

 

 

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GREATER KNYSNA DESTINATIONS

 

Direct to you from the Knysna Tourism Youtube Channel

  • Bentley Brigade to storm the 2019 Knysna Motor Show
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    Bentley Brigade to storm the 2019 Knysna Motor Show A massive contingent of vintage and classic Bentleys will arrive en masse at the Knysna Motor Show on April 28, 2019. The occasion will be the Bentley Centenary, and to celebrate this huge milestone, The Bentley Drivers Club of South Africa has scheduled the Knysna Motor Show as the first stop of its special commemorative 2019 rally. At present, some 20 Bentleys are confirmed for the Knysna Motor Show, which will once again be held at the Knysna High School Sports Grounds on Waterfront Drive. “The Cape branch of the club is scheduled to gather at Arniston, from there we drive to Knysna, where we will take part in the wonderful Knysna Motor Show,” confirmed Bentley Drivers Club of the…
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