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  • PINK LOERIE MARDI GRAS & ARTS FESTIVAL™ KNYSNA 2018
    • Starting date Thu 24 May 2018
    • Ending date Sun 27 May 2018
    • Entry Fee -
    • Venue Knysna
    • Contact Person John ONeil
    • Contact Number 0833479570
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Greenpop Eden Festival of Action 2018
    • Starting date Sat 23 June 2018
    • Ending date Sun 15 July 2018
    • Entry Fee R
    • Venue Garden Route
    • Contact Person Carla
    • Contact Number +27 (0)21 461 9265
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival 2018
    • Starting date Fri 29 June 2018
    • Ending date Sun 08 July 2018
    • Entry Fee R
    • Venue Knysna
    • Contact Person Glendyrr Fick
    • Contact Number 044 382 5510
    • 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

  • Knysna Oyster Fest in 6 weeks!
    Knysna Oyster Fest in 6 weeks! Calling all oyster enthusiasts, fitness fanatics and lovers of the good life - have you started planning the best 10 days of your winter? The annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival will take place from 29 June – 8 July 2018 is just six weeks away! South Africa’s premium sport and lifestyle festival will once again offer a programme of unique events for sport lovers, families and adventurers, with more than 100 activities spread over ten days. There will be no shortage of fun, and a chance to experience one of the most beautiful, scenic areas in the country. Download the full programme here: http://www.oysterfestival.co.za/programme-of-events/
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