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Knysna Heads

Coney Glen Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 384 0933
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USD 80.00*
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3-Hour Knysna Village Cycle Tour
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USD 51.11*
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Knysna Lagoon 1.5-hour Sightseeing Boat Cruise
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“east head cafe” (47 reviews)
“view point” (52 reviews)
“stunning views” (76 reviews)
Coney Glen Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 384 0933
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the Knysna heads in October. The views are truly spectacular, especially if you drive up to the viewing deck as well. After this we drove down to Coney Glen Beach, which you could see from the viewing deck. The beach has the most...More

Thank Trudi V
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a magnificent place to visit the views are fabulous and really worth going to. There is a good walkway, parking is available a short 3 min walk, it is a little steep to the viewing platform. Highly recommend (suggest driving further to the...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spectacular views from the heads, you are able to walk round the top. Great place to take pictures and watch the boats and wild life coming and going.

Thank holidaygal58
Reviewed 2 days ago

We drove around this area on a hot sunny day and every turn was picturesque with beautiful bays, crystal clear waters and interesting rock formations.

Thank yuking1234
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of the main attractions in Knysna and the view of the lagoon is fantastic. Take the ferry ride as well from the quayside first and then appreciate the view later from the Heads.

Thank Muhammad A
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't say you were in Knysna, if you didn't visit the Knysna Heads. Majestic and fantastic. Most amazing photos can be taken from the different view points!

Thank FBWKnysna
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a short, 2-hour trip on the paddle steamer, out to the heads. What fantastic views! Well worth the trip.

Thank AnnieMG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Knysna Heads is a crack through cliffs that small to medium boats can access from the bay that Knysna sits beside. The Knysna River in this part of the river is a saltwater river offering loads of boating and fishing experiences. When you visit here,...More

Thank Marcel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The heads are accessible by car and by boat. Boat rides are offered from the Quays. The costs vary based on whether you prefer an open vessel or closed top. There's the choice of whether you'd like a vessel where meals are included in cruise...More

Thank Isiphiwo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pristine clean and natural. Awesome views and friendly people in an iconic landmark in South Africa.

Thank X8585PIkimm
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Kate S
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.