Explore the Knysna Township on a guided tour. Here, there are no high walls dividing neighbours, and people gather in the streets to live a life in communion. You will receive a glimpse of this reality, offering insight into the lives of most South Africans.
Knysna Zipline has especially been designed and installed to enhance the natural beauty of the Kranshoek Sanparks picnic site. The ziplines are some of the longest you will experience and definitely not for someone with a fear of heights. Extremely long cables crisscross the gorge at the picnic site and with heights of +- 200 meters it will certainly be a memorable experience.
A unique and true forest experience. Enjoy an exhilarating downhill on the Monster Mountain Scooter, descent through indigenous forest, sweepy bends and single track. A scenic minibus ride takes you into the heart of the forest to the best hills to start your descent in the Garden Route National Park. All of this while on the lookout for the our local wild life, the majestic Knysna loerie, the shy bushbuck and wild boar.
Knysna Elephant Park
Responsible and educational interactions allow guests to appreciate the awe-inspiring presence of these animals, but still give the elephants the space and freedom to choose where they want to move, what they want to eat and who they want to interact with. There are no fences to spoil the close encounter and our environment encourages elephants to exhibit natural behaviours.
Birds of Eden
Birds of Eden’s unique two hectare dome (the world’s largest) spans over a gorge of indigenous forest. Currently it is home to over 3,500 birds from over 220 species, with the main focus being African birds. Visits to Birds of Eden are usually self-guided, however guided walks are offered on request.
Monkeyland is the worlds first free roaming multi-specie primate sanctuary. It’s mission is to educate and foster greater understanding of our primate cousins and the threats and challenges they are facing.
Canyoning / Bouldering / River walking
Catering for beginners or intermediates and beyond. Choose your activity and spend a high adrenaline day explore the natural beauty of the Garden Route mountains, rivers and forest.
The Garden Route is famous for it’s many walking trails along rugged coastline with jawdropping views, pristine white sandy beaches and deep into the indigenous forest. Choose your preferred difficulty and distance and be astounded.
Guided mountain bike tours on magnificent routes with varied landscapes, beautiful indigenous forest, awesome single track, sea views and loads of downhill fun!
All levels of fitness. Bring your own bikes or use one of ours.
Climbing / Abseiling
Great views, river carved ridges and wide open skies. Test your body and be inspired as you explore up close these ancient geological landscapes and natural formations.
Trail walking / Running
Guided forest, coastal and mountain running. Up to 20 kms of single track, through the forests, or along the the rugged coastine OR bring your boulder hopping legs and prepare to be blown away by the views on a longer mountain run of 20 or 35 km’.
Bring along swimming costume, sandals, towel, hat, and sunblock and enjoy a flat water river experience amidst natures beauty. No rapids and no currents make it enjoyable for everyone from beginners and kids to the experts.
Find your peace as you and your mount head out into the mystical indigenous forests of the Outeniqua Mountains.
Stand up Paddling
A refreshing, easy, and exciting way to get in shape and strengthen your core while having fun. SUP is one of the fastest growing sports in the world, and touring the Knysna Lagoon on our boards is a great introduction to this sport.