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Address: TH36 Sawtooth Lane, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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+27 44 302 5751

The Turbine Water Club offers a wide variety of activities on both land and...

The Turbine Water Club offers a wide variety of activities on both land and the Knysna lagoon. All activities start and finish at the Turbine Water Club and Deli on Thesen Islands. PONTOON CRUISES: Motorised Pontoon Barges. For luxury cruises up to 10 people. BICYCLE HIRE: The area's pristine forests, mountains and coastal routes make it an unforgettable biking destination. KAYAK HIRE: Enjoy the charm and uniqueness of the Knysna lagoon. KNYSNA RIB ADVENTURES: Hold on tight for a safe ride on the adventure power boat. The boat goes through the Heads, weather permitting. JJ’S FISHING CHARTERS: Enjoy some of the best light tackle saltwater fishing along this renowned stretch of coastline. The Knysna Lagoon continues to produce extraordinary large number of Garriek, Shade, White Steenbras, Mussel Cracker, Stumpnose, Blacktail, Rock Cod, Rays and Sharks. OCEAN ODYSSEY – KNYSNA WHALE WATCHING: Travel through the tranquil waters of this picturesque lagoon and out onto the Indian Ocean in search for whales and dolphins, seals, sharks and bird life. As the official whale watching permit holders, we are allowed to approach whales to within 50m, all other vessels to remain 300 m away. TONY COOK ADVENTURES Kite Surfing Stand Up Paddle Boarding Mountain Biking Knysna Forest Tours Guided Canoe Trips. SPRINGTIDE SAILING CHARTERS: The ultimate Indian Ocean sailing experience. Sail aboard the 50ft sailing yacht - Outeniqua. Venture past the Knysna Heads to explore the picturesque Indian Ocean coastline, rich with birdlife, whales, dolphins and other marine life. Get the full Knysna experience at The Turbine Water Club

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Nature at its best

We went on the cruise to the Knysna heads. The cruise was excellent and was a great way to see nature at its best. Our tour guide was extremely friendly and knowledgeable about... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We went on the cruise to the Knysna heads. The cruise was excellent and was a great way to see nature at its best. Our tour guide was extremely friendly and knowledgeable about Knysna and it's history. He kept us informed throughout the cruise. Definitely a must do,to experience Knysna's beauty.

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

On our 2h trip we enjoyed discovering the water houses :-) If it is windy we recommend the red kayaks.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

We were there for Valentines weekend, we made use of the kayaking (2 hours) around knysna lagoon as well as the Valentines Day Sunset cruise. The attendant was super friendly and easy to talk to, she assisted us alot. Highly recommended! :)

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We wanted to spend some time in family but finally turned into a nightmare. 1. Children life jackets given to adults 2. No safety rules (kayak/lagoon rules) 3. Very bad quality of the kayaks: One kayak almost sank because of the main trapdoor that was missing 4. Strong wind after 1hour of kayaking: waves have capsized the kayak full of... More 

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Reviewed 19 December 2015

Really great cruise on the Knysna lagoon with Arnold. He was extremely knowledgeable about Knysna 's history as well as all the different birds and sea creatures we encountered. Had two children with us, and could have stopped and had a swim off the boat in the lagoon, had they so wished. We were not staying at the Turbine Hotel-... More 

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