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The picturesque town of Knysna, 73km from George airport, falls within the 157 000 hectares of the Garden Route National Park.
It is nestled between the shores of the pristine Knysna estuary, Indian Ocean and thousands of hectares of beautiful indigenous forest and home to a myriad of wildlife, as well as the famous Cape fynbos.
Not only has Knysna become known for its magnificent oysters, but you can also explore its natural beauty along its many mountain biking and hiking trails, whale watching and boating charters. Accommodation in this beautiful place varies from township living, houseboats and tree-top cabins to five-star luxury hotels.
Knysna has also become a sought-after golfing destination. The town offers three magnificent golf courses, which merge with its natural beauty.
Here, you’ll get everything from leisurely relaxation, high-energy adventure and sporting activities to shopping, haute cuisine and locally brewed beer.
Knysna truly reflects the finer things in life.
- Garden Route National Park
- Watersports on the Knysna estuary
- Oyster Festival