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  • 127th Rastafari Earth Festival
    • Starting date Mon 22 July 2019
    • Ending date Tue 30 July 2019
    • Entry Fee R0 - R120
    • Venue Judah Square Knysna
    • Contact Person Br Dawie Afrikaner / Zebulon / Zebs
    • Contact Number 076 649 1034
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Winter Wellness Retreat by CrossFit Knysna
    • Starting date Fri 26 July 2019
    • Ending date Mon 29 July 2019
    • Entry Fee R2499 - R2999
    • Venue Blackwaters River Lodge & Mashie Golf Course
    • Contact Person Dwayne
    • Contact Number 0711316653
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Creating Photography Knysna
    • Starting date Wed 14 August 2019
    • Ending date Sun 18 August 2019
    • Entry Fee R
    • Venue Knysna
    • Contact Person Andrew Aveley
    • Contact Number 082 452 2795
    • 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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Direct to you from the Knysna Tourism Youtube Channel

  • And It’s a Wrap for the 2019 Knysna Wine Festival
    And It’s a Wrap for the 2019 Knysna Wine Festival   A firm favourite, the Knysna Wine Festival, a premier event during The Knysna Oyster Festival, packed its new venue, The Premier Resort the moorings Knysna, to capacity on both evenings. Guests got the red carpet treatment with sponsor, Lexus Halfway George, exhibiting a gorgeous range of vehicles at the entrance. This year added, Oysters, a shuttle service, a children’s care club as well as the Premier Resort the Moorings Knysna tapa’s restaurant area. Knysna Local Tracy Clifford Statt "the Wine Festival was supported by a wonderful collective of Knysna residents from all groups... it was such a delight to be witness to a VERY CLASSY NEW SOUTH AFRICA.... ROCK ON!!!" Chantal Bruwer from Phantom Gin: “The festival was incredible. A fantastic venue…
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