Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Baviaanskloof (44.6 km from Tsitsikamma)
The breath-taking Baviaanskloof Mega Reserve is one of the Cape Floral Region Protected Areas, collectively a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Covering roughly 200-square kilometres of pristine mountainous terrain, the ‘Valley of the Baboons’, is one of the largest wilderness conservation areas in South Africa. Just 120 kilometres west of Port...
Stormsriver Village (5.4 km from Tsitsikamma)
Monkey about and zip between the tree tops for a unique forest experience.
Situated in the magnificent Tsitsikamma Forest, the Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour was the first tree top canopy tour to be developed in South Africa.
Combining a generous shot of adrenaline with a stunning setting, the trip through the trees consists of 10 platforms and 10...
The Crags (44.2 km from Tsitsikamma)
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre offers guests the opportunity for a close, safe, inter-active encounter with indigenous cats of South Africa.
Guests will meet leopard, cheetahs, caracal, Serval, African wild cats and black-footed cats. The Tenikwa encounter is a great follow-on to a game reserve or safari experience to study these beautiful...
Stormsriver Village (1.7 km from Tsitsikamma)
The two-hour Kayak and Lilo Adventure takes guests up the Storms River and under the famous Storms River Suspension Bridge.
The trip offers magnificent views of the gorge, river and ocean in the marine protected area.
This fun adventure is suitable for the whole family, and is a "must do" for a holiday to the Storms River or Tsitsikamma area.
Stormsriver Village (1.7 km from Tsitsikamma)
South Africa’s most frequently hiked trail is so popular that bookings need to be made at least a year in advance – but don’t let that stop you.
The dramatic setting of luxuriant Tsitsikamma forest meeting the rugged Indian Ocean coastline in the Garden Route National Park contributes greatly to this unforgettable five-day hiking experience....
Stormsriver Village (6.4 km from Tsitsikamma)
The Big Tree in the Tsitsikamma stretches its distinctive yellowwood leaves skywards, towering over the other trees in the canopy. This tree is estimated to be between 600 and 800 years old, and stands 36,6 m tall with a trunk circumference of 9m. A lengthy and comfortable boardwalk path leads visitors through the dappled light of the lush, cool...
Natures Valley (36.2 km from Tsitsikamma)
If you are looking to surf, sunbathe, swim, paddle or even stargaze, this beach is for you! Best known as the end of the multi-day Otter Trail, the secluded Nature's Valley Beach stretches from the mouth of the Groot River to the mouth of the Salt River. Anglers have the option of rock and surf fishing, and even fly fishing in the lagoon. Don't...
Stormsriver Village (0.5 km from Tsitsikamma)
Known as ‘Day One’ of the massively popular Otter Trail, the Waterfall Trail is definitely a worthwhile excursion at Storms River Mouth.
The linear route runs along the coastline for three kilometres until reaching the graceful waterfall, which marks the halfway point. The starting time for doing this walk is all important – in latest time to...
Stormsriver Village (1.6 km from Tsitsikamma)
Tsitsikamma National Park offers an underwater wonderland waiting to be explored by scuba or snorkel!
The Storms River Mouth and Tsitsikamma National Park are a marine protected area filled with an abundance of colourful and inquisitive marine life making this dive site the Garden Route’s best kept secret.
Untouched Adventures offer full scuba...
Stormsriver Village (2.3 km from Tsitsikamma)
Starting a little distance from the restaurant, the Loerie Trail is one of the short hikes from Storms River Mouth Rest Camp that don’t require permits or fees.
The two-kilometre circular route starts on the same path as the Blue Duiker Trail and takes a short cut through beautiful scrub forest featuring small trees of Cape Beech, Kershout and...
Mountain Biking Trails
Stormsriver Village (8.2 km from Tsitsikamma)
This scenic ride offers 22 kilometres of wonderful riding through forest and mountain fynbos. Suitable for families, the undemanding trail mostly follows comfortable contours in the plantation and indigenous forest.
Starting from Storms River Village along the old Storms River Pass, the trail takes cyclists over the low water bridge over the...
Stormsriver Village (8.7 km from Tsitsikamma)
This two-day circular route is easy to moderate and is a total of 24 km long. The trail starts and ends at Witelsbos State Forest. Permits must be obtained and overnight resting places are situated next to the water. Please enquire.
Stormsriver Village (9 km from Tsitsikamma)
Looking for hip and unusual things to do on the Garden Route? Segway Off-Road ECO-Tours offer guided tours on a Segway Personal Transporter, a great way to see the outdoors.
The Segway Personal Transporter is easy and safe to use. Before each tour, guests receive a thorough orientation from an experienced trainer.
Tours pass through the quaint...
Joubertina (25.3 km from Tsitsikamma)
Lying inland and north of Nature's Valley is the relatively undiscovered Formosa Nature Reserve.
Most travellers to the Garden Route cling to the lovely coastline and miss the beautiful wildness of the Tsitsikamma Mountain range. But if you’re after the solitude of a pristine reserve that is seldom disturbed, look no further.
You can spend days...
Natures Valley (35.4 km from Tsitsikamma)
The trail starts opposite the De Vasselot campsite and follows the Kalanderkloof Trail. At the top of Kalanderkloof, turn left and continue towards the tarred road.
The route continues over the tarred road and past a gate. Roughly 450 m from the gate, the road forks, follow the Keurpad sign and continue over the Salt River until the route forks...