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Knysna Heads

Coney Glen Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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3-Hour Knysna Village Cycle Tour
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Knysna Lagoon 1.5-hour Sightseeing Boat Cruise
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“indian ocean” (69 reviews)
Coney Glen Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One can go on the lagoon just to the Knysna Heads or one can go across to the land & have a very interesting tour & lunch. I believe the John Benn still sails the lagoon. One can also visit the Heads by car and...More

Thank MiloDexter
Reviewed 1 week ago

The heads are dramatic with the interaction of the waters of the lagoon and the ocean creating exciting twists and turns of current. The second visit had the added advantage of ever-changing mists rolling in and out of sight. The viewing points are numerous and...More

Thank mightymac2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were taking in the breath taking views of the mountains, and the Sea. A couple of Restaurants were actually empty (closed) That was a little disappointing, because we had to stay in the car. We did however, take some beautiful pictures, and just drove...More

Thank 182charmainem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Part of the must to do list at Garden Route. You need a navigating apps to get around as it could get pretty confusing and there is some road works ongoing. But we are here for the views and the views is something you shouldn't...More

1  Thank Ash L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started our garden route from here it's a Must visit place, easy to drive up Strongly recommend doesn't take long and the views are breathtaking

1  Thank Drdesh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some of the best things in life are free and this is one of them! The views here are just breathtaking. It's like something you see out of a movie or in travel photos. You drive up a hilly residential area and then walk along...More

2  Thank sweetpea1008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently we went with friends on a lagoon cruise to the Knysna Heads. This was actually the second time we took the cruise. The first one was in August 2016 on the John Ben and this time it was on the Paddle Boat. Nonetheless, both...More

Thank Hennie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view from the top was exquisite, overlooking the lagoon and the whole of Knysna. Beautiful houses at the top as well to look at. Knysna is a beautiful town to go through and experience.

Thank 645marleneh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Boats are available for hire and one can motor up the river away from the Heads Canoeing also possible. Bird life is amazing. The surrounding area is great for walking or mountain hiking and one is surrounded by magnificent views. The waterfront has many restaurants...More

Thank ursula L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great viewpoints for viewing the heads. The views are truly spectacular especially during the sunset. Definite must do in Knysna, there is a small free carpark but we tipped the guy to look after our car.

1  Thank AWorldofWanderlust
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Kate S
Any recommendations for a lunch venue - will be in Knysa for a day - end November . Thanks
27 August 2016|
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Response from Dineo P | Reviewed this property |
Lots of options. Town filtered with nice hearty Resturants selling crispy fresh sea food.