Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa

Knysna tours, things to do and tickets

Magic Lagoon - Coquette Knysna Heads Cruise

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Duration: an hour
Our fleet of wooden vessels are unique and allow guests to embrace the ambience and history of Knysna perfectly. Currently we are running Coquette, our 102 year old Mahogany launch and we are very excited to be shortly welcoming two new additions, Elegance, an 89 year old Gaff rigged Ketch and Pamela, a vintage mahogany dauntless cruiser.
$27.14*Per person

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Knysna: 75-Minute Lagoon Boat Cruise

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Duration: an hour
Enjoy a fun, family friendly guided boat cruise around the stunning Knysna Lagoon and Knysna Heads. Relax on board the boat, soak up the glorious South African sunshine, and admire breathtaking views as you glide along the glistening waters of Knysna.
$23.98*Per person

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Cape Town: Garden Route and Addo Elephant Park 6-Day Safari

(115)
Duration: 6 days
This popular tour is an adventurous, yet relaxed and affordable way to explore South Africa’s Garden Route. Enjoy six-days of visiting the area’s key landmarks, exploring nature, learning about the region’s culture and taking part in daring activities.
$611.66*Per person

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Whale Watching Knysna - Close Encounter Experience Ocean Odyssey

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Duration: 2 hours
Observing whales in their natural environment leaves a feel-good mark on the soul- Knysna the best places to do this!

As Knysna’s only permitted close encounter operator, our team is passionate about showcasing our prolific marine life and our incredibly picturesque & scenic coastline.

Every year, both the Southern Right and the Humpback whales leave their icy feeding grounds off Antarctica and migrate to mate and calve in the warmer waters of our Southern African coastline. Knysna is one of the best whale watching destinations in the country.

Knysna is blessed with year-round sightings - large pods of Dolphins and regular sightings of Brydes whales. From June through to November/December Knysna’s you can sight our incredible migrating whales, as our waters teem with Southern right and humpback whales and they skirt our coastline while making their way to the tropics.
$74.1*Per person

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Knysna Scootour

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Duration: 3 hours
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.

Scooters are non motorized making this eco friendly. These Swiss designed scooters are used in the Alps during the summer season on the ski slopes when the snow is gone. All trips are guided by professional qualified guides. All scooters can handle one adult with a child passenger.
$32.57*Per person

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From Cape Town: 5-Day Best of Garden Route + Addo Adventure

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Duration: 5 days
Discover South African wildlife and beauty in some of the country's national parks. Explore some of the top spots while driving along the Garden Route to explore this southeastern coastal paradise.
$495.66*Per person

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From Cape Town: 5-Day Best of Garden Route + Addo Adventure

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Duration: 5 days
Discover South African wildlife and beauty in some of the country's national parks. Explore some of the top spots while driving along the Garden Route to explore this southeastern coastal paradise.
$495.66*Per person

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Knysna: Close Encounter Whale Watching Tour by Boat

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Duration: 2 hours
Come join a close encounter whale watching, departing daily from Thesen Island. Sail through the Knysna Heads and out to sea in search of Humpback and Southern Right whales.
$79.95*Per person

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Knysna: Downhill Forest Scootour Adventure

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Duration: 2 hours - 2 hours
Discover the Knysna Forests riding down massive slopes on scooter-bikes. Experience the thrill as you carve down winding trails. Keep your eyes peeled for local fauna.
$31.64*Per person

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Knysna Lagoon Boat Cruises

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Duration: an hour
A trip to Knysna is not complete without a cruise on the pristine Knysna Lagoon, home to the world famous Knysna Heads and many species of bird and marine life. Join us onboard the "Oyster Boat" for a memorable, leisurely 75 minute long cruise to the famous Knysna Heads and back we also pass through the Featherbed Bay which offers calm turquoise waters. Sit back and relax, enjoy the feeling of our African sun on your face, the wind in your hair, while viewing Knysna from a unique vantage. Enjoy hearing all about one of SA's favourite coastal towns, Knysna, from a local, homegrown perspective!
$27.14*Per person

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Knysna: Luxury Sunset Cruise with Captain's Barbeque

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Duration: 3 hours
Venture out for a magical sail in Knysna on a luxury catamaran. Keep an eye out for dolphins while you laze in the sun with an ice-cold beverage, and enjoy a delicious complimentary Captain's Braai.
$74.09*Per person

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Knysna Sunset Sailing Cruise with Light Dinner and Wine

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Duration: 3 hours
Admire the spectacular Knysna scenery and sunset on board a relaxing sunset sailing cruise. Enjoy a tasty array of cheeses, seasonal fruits, and savory snacks paired with chilled sparkling wine.
$87*Per person

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Knysna Sunset Sailing Cruise, Light Dinner & Bubbly

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Duration: 3 hours
Join us for the ultimate sailing experience whilst soaking up the golden hues of the Knysna sunset. This 2.5 hour experience departs from the Knysna waterfront and glides through the Knysna estuary up to the rugged headlands and out to the vast Indian Ocean. Let the natural beauty of Knysna entertain you from the breathtaking coastline to the diverse marine life. Included with this unique experience is an amazing Mediterranean platter and a complimentary glass or two of chilled South African Cap Classique while you watch the sun sink into the horizon.
$89.57*Per person

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Knysna Dolphin Watching & Garden Route Coastline Experience

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Duration: 2 hours
Enjoy this spectacular 1.5-hour sightseeing cruise, that takes you across the Knysna Lagoon and out to sea through the Knysna Heads to explore the coves, caves and bays of our rugged and beautiful coastline. With your local, professional guide, experience the highlights from the geological characteristics and the biodiversity of Knysna’s estuarine and marine environment. Get a chance to often see marine life in your shared group, with no more than 25 people. Choose from one of three departure times when you book.
$62.43*Per person

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Knysna: Sunset Lagoon Cruise

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Duration: 2 hours
Sit back and relax on a scenic boat trip around the tranquil Knysna Lagoon. Watch the sky change colors as the sun sets over the Outeniqua Mountains and seize the chance to enjoy oysters and drinks.
$23.73*Per person

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Wild Cat Experience 1-Hour Tour

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Duration: an hour
Discover the wild cats of South Africa and learn about wildlife conservation on a guided 1-hour tour. Get an up-close look at lions, leopards, cheetahs, and other local wildlife such as meerkats, owls.
$14.5*Per person

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Knysna Lagoon Educational Oyster & White Wine Tasting Cruise

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Duration: 2 hours
Indulge the senses as you cruise the Knysna Lagoon to the iconic Heads and surrounds. Soak in the gorgeous coastline, immerse yourself in the taste and history of our treasured oysters, paired with white wine.
$39.97*Per person

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Knysna: Dolphin Watching and Garden Route Coastline Cruise

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Duration: 2 hours
Venture through the Knysna Heads and beyond for a marine experience of a lifetime. Marvel at the magnificent caves, cliffs, beaches, and vast array of marine life on a Garden Route Coastline cruise.
$60.64*Per person

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Knysna Sunset Cruise

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Duration: 2 hours
Booking a Knysna Sunset Cruise is a memorable way to end off a day in Knysna. Fresh air, delicious oysters and many perfect photographic opportunities all ensure that our guests leave the tour with lasting memories of Knysna.
$40.71*Per person

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Knysna Heads & Lagoon Adventure Tour

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Duration: an hour
This spectacular cruise takes you across the Knysna Lagoon and out to sea through the Knysna Heads to explore the coves, caves and bays of our rugged and beautiful coastline. Ocean Odyssey’s Heads adventure serves to highlight both the geological characteristics and the biodiversity of Knysna’s estuarine and marine environment.  We show you the expansive estuary and then head into the Knysna Heads where you are able to see the impressive sandstone cliffs, the ancient caves and outcrops of this famous landmark.
$37.73*Per person

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