130 Customer Reviews

Knysna Travel Guide

If there is such a thing, Knysna is the heart of the Garden Route. This medium-sized town on the banks of the usually placid and always beautiful Knysna Lagoon is a real tourist haven. The lagoon, which is guarded from the sea by two enormous, rugged, sandstone cliffs, known as The Heads, is a... Read more

The community says 'Knysna is great for'...

Knysna Photo Gallery


Customer Reviews

Write a review of Knysna
Showing 1 to 5 of 130
Thesen Island Suburb of Knysna

Calm beautiful place - Stunning views, wildlife (birds) , lovely restaurants.

dara scanlon
South Africa
Thesen Island Suburb of Knysna

Paradise found - Stunning sunsets and sunrises, quiet and so beautiful. Easy access from Island to all other fun adventurous activities in Knysna and Garden Route!

Shirley Hunt
South Africa
Pezula Golf Estate Suburb of Knysna

Top class! - Challenging but immaculately maintained golf course! What fantastic views!

Luc Tourne
Thesen Island Suburb of Knysna

Thesen island as Romance Mania, supplied by Nature. - Gorgeous, fresh. Beautiful to wake up to. Very romantic and adventurous if you're mischievous enough.

Katherine Roberts
South Africa
Brenton on Sea Suburb of Garden Route

Brenton on Sea - Peaceful. Scenic, Breathtakingly Views

Neil Neave
South Africa
See more Knysna Reviews

Knysna Map

Things to do near Knysna

  • Brenton Beach Brenton Beach

    5.5km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Locals claim that one of the most wonderful beaches on the globe lies right on the other side of the...
  • Sparrebosch Beach Sparrebosch Beach

    7.7km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Direct access is a little steep but it's worth the effort to steal away and spend hours on the beautiful...
  • Pezula Championship Golf Course Pezula Championship Golf Course

    Golf Course
    8.5km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Rated amongst the best and most scenic golf courses around the globe, Pezula Championship Course is a...
  • Sparrebosch Trail Sparrebosch Trail

    Hiking Trail
    6.2km from Knysna

    1 Review
    The Fisherman's Path Sparrebosch Hiking Trail is a scenic trail through indigenous forest and fynbos to...
  • Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail

    Hiking Trail
    16.9km from Knysna

    2 Reviews
    Following an old mining path along the Forest Creek, the Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail beckons hikers...
  • Springtide Charters Springtide Charters

    Popular Attraction in

    Sail on a 50-foot charter yacht from the Knysna Lagoon though the famous Knysna Heads to the ocean...
  • Knysna Deep Sea Fishing Charters Knysna Deep Sea Fishing Charters

    Popular Attraction in

    Eco Afrika Tours offers a relaxing and enjoyable deep-sea fishing trip off the Garden Route town of...
  • Zensense Day Spa Zensense Day Spa

    Spa & Wellness in

    Zensense Day Spa uses skincare products derived from the earth and the sea in all their beauty...
  • Vision Adventures Self Guided Motorbike Tours Vision Adventures Self Guided Motorbike Tours

    Popular Attraction
    4.5km from Knysna

    Dual Sport motorbike rentals (BMW F800 GS) for self guided tours on the many adventure or road routes...
  • Le Spa Tranquille Le Spa Tranquille

    Spa & Wellness
    1.4km from Knysna

    Le Spa Tranquille is located on the edge of the Knysna Lagoon in Thesen Island. Each therapy room has a...
  • Bollard Bay Beach Bollard Bay Beach

    3.5km from Knysna

    If you’re looking for a great family friendly beach to soak up the solar rays look no further than...
  • Discover more Things to do near

Knysna Restaurants

  • Ile de pain Ile de pain

    Bistro Restaurant
    1.5km from Knysna

    2 Reviews
    île de païn - Island of Bread is something of an oasis, even amoungst the plethora of good eateries in...
  • Quay Four Knysna Quay Four Knysna

    Seafood Restaurant
    1.5km from Knysna

    2 Reviews
    With live bands, big screens and a warm fireplace, Quay Four on Thesen Islands, Knysna, is all about...
  • Firefly Eating House Firefly Eating House

    2.2km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Iridescent with red walls and fairy lights, The Firefly Eating House and Chai Bar is housed in a...
  • Leisure Island Coffee Shop Leisure Island Coffee Shop

    Coffee Shop Restaurant
    4.0km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Indulge in delicious full English breakfasts and scrumptious light lunches under the shade of ancient...
  • East Head Café East Head Café

    South African Restaurant
    4.2km from Knysna

    1 Review
    The perfect setting to enjoy lazy breakfasts and alfresco lunches indoors or on the sheltered terrace...
  • Olive Tree Restaurant Olive Tree Restaurant

    South African Restaurant in

    1 Review
    The Olive Tree Restaurant is an ideal place for wholesome lunches and the best night-time eating place. ...
  • 34 South 34 South

    Seafood Restaurant in

    1 Review
    Casual and laidback, Knysna's bustling food emporium claims that it's "not exactly a restaurant, not...
  • Discover more Restaurants near

Top Destinations near Knysna