Eden Adventures offer an afternoon tour which involves a couple of 45m abseils next to a magnificent waterfall in the serene Kaaimans Gorge. Landing in an inflatable boat at the bottom allows you to really enjoy the beauty of the stunning location.
Experience the majestic forests of the Garden Route National Park like never before with a trip to Acrobranch. This has become a well-loved outdoor adventure that attracts tourists and locals alike.
The Bloukrans Bungy is the worlds highest commercial bungy bridge and an adrenaline packed experience for all. It is also the highest commercial natural bungy jump in the World. They have had a number of world records associated with Bloukrans.
Great White Sharks have always fascinated humans. Perhaps it is their imposing size, their graceful beauty perfectly adapted to their environment, patrolling our oceans since the beginning of time. Experience them in their natural habitat in Mossel Bay.
The Cango Caves is a cultural and natural landmark in South Africa. The 20 million year-old Cango Caves system consists of a series of hidden chambers cut deep into a thick limestone rock layer.
Hiring a canoe and cruising the waterways of the area is a very popular all year round activity. From their base at the Fairy Knowe Hotel, one can easily set off on the Touw River and explore the placid waters of the Garden Route National Park but there are other waterways in the area as well.
Experience the vast Outeniqua mountains and sprawling green cattle farmlands on horseback.
With thousands of hectares on which to ride, Black horse trails is unique in the variety of trails of which they have to offer.
Cappuccino Canyon on the Kaaimans River is an ideal guided tour for the whole family. This half day morning tour starts with a leisurely walk through indigenous forest to the confluence of the Kaaimans & Silver Rivers. you then swim through majestic canyons with the cliffs towering up above.
The Garden Route Trail Park is nestled at the very foot of the Outeniqua Mountains and the Karatara River Gorge, midway between George and Knysna, in the heart of the Garden Route. Bring the whole family to experience the magic.
Wilderness is one of the best spots in the world to do paragliding! Cloudbase Paragliding offers tandem flights, paragliding tuition, license courses and equipment sales. They are based in Wilderness and are highly recommended.
Quad bike rides, paintball, wall climbing, Segway rides all in Wilderness for a fun day of activities
Both adults and kids can explore their enchanting activities, available on selected days of the week, such as uncovering the secrets of the strawberry inside the largest permanent hedge maze in the Southern Hemisphere, pick your own strawberries and enjoy a ride on the Redberry Express Mini Train, to name but a few.
An adrenaline-filled experience that has you gliding over the treetops and giving you a spectacular view of the surrounding forest and natural landscapes. At a relative speed! The Knysna Zipline has especially been designed and installed to enhance the natural beauty of the Kranshoek Sanparks picnic site.
The longest over-the-ocean zip line in the world! Seriously. We checked. Spanning approximately 1100 meters in length (and reaching up to 90km/h*), the zip line lets you glide over the bay for an adrenaline-fueled experience.
This multiple award-winning community farmers' market is located on the outskirts of the tiny coastal town of Sedgefield and is on every Saturday between 08:00 - 12:00. This small, rustic but famous farmers' market continues to attract proud locals and discerning travelers who consistently return for more of its festive fare.
Woodville Big Tree
The Outeniqua yellowwood tree in Woodville is a huge, tall tree that is about 31 meters high and nestled in a beautiful forest that has a short hiking trail as well if you are interested. The tree is believed to be over 800 years old.
3 BEST HIKES IN THE AREA
It is a nice shady walk through the forest, you are likely to see most of our birds e.g. the Knysna Loerie, Giant Kingfisher and the Fish Eagle. At the end there is a lovely water hole to take a dip or enjoy a well deserved snack.
Trail distance: 7.2km
Trail time: 3-4hrs
Permit required from SanParks
This trail is mainly used for bird watching. It is a flat circular route which takes you through the Serpentine are which mainly consists of Fynbos and shrubs. Wild antelope can be spotted here if your lucky.
Trail distance: 10km
Trail time: 4-5hrs
Permit required from SanParks
Brown Hooded Kingfisher
This is a short hike through the forest and leads along the river and is a beautiful walk up to a waterhole at the end. This trail is also popular for bird watching or not in the mood for a strenuous hike.
Trail distance: 4.1km
Trail time: 2-3hrs