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  • Tanja Storm at Tapas
    • Starting date Sun 16 December 2018
    • Ending date Sun 16 December 2018
    • Entry Fee R
    • Venue Tapas & Oysters Restaurant
    • Contact Person Tapas & Oysters Restaurant
    • Contact Number 044 382 7196
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Village Christmas Market
    • Starting date Sat 15 December 2018
    • Ending date Sat 15 December 2018
    • Entry Fee R
    • Venue Timber Village, Knysna
    • Contact Person Timber Village
    • Contact Number +27 44 382 5649
    • Contact Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Carols by Candlelight Dinner
    • Starting date Sun 16 December 2018
    • Ending date Sun 16 December 2018
    • Entry Fee R325 pp
    • Venue Butterfly Blu Restaurant
    • Contact Person Dave
    • Contact Number 044 381 0027
    • 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

  • Rotary Knysna SPLASH 2018 is back on 29 December!
    Rotary Knysna SPLASH 2018 is back on 29 December! Knysna SPLASH, the annual festival presented by the Rotary Club of Knysna, will be back on 29 December 2018 with two fun-filled events for the whole family. SPLASH is the Garden Route’s entertaining water-based festival. Two exciting events provide enjoyment for both participants and spectators with challenges for the whole family! Buy a numbered duck and watch your yellow duck race in the SPLASH QUACK ATTACK Brave the waters and swim the SPLASH KNYSNA LAGOON MILE Now in its seventh year, Knysna SPLASH is an important fundraiser for Rotary, which donates all proceeds from the entry fees to safe swimming. The Lagoon Mile Swim Registration will open on Saturday, 29 December at 08:00 at the Knysna Yacht Club for the…
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