Things To Do in Great BrakGreat Brak River Village Walk
Where? Starting Point is at Southern Cross Road, Great Brak River.
No permit required.
When? Best during daylight hours. Distance"8 km; 2 hours.
How much? Free
The Garden Route is a spectacular part of the South African coastline, extending from the Western Cape to the Eastern Cape. It showcases some of the most spectacular landscapes and seascapes imaginable and continues to lure visitors back for its undeniable natural wealth and beauty.
The Great Brak River Village Walk is an easy walk that takes between two and three hours to complete. It is a circular trail; beginning and ending on Southern Cross Road. From there, walkers cross two bridges and follow the scenic river, which bubbles by peacefully, passing through the village. This area is abundant in birdlife, and those with a penchant for bird-watching should bring their binoculars along, as they are sure to spot some exciting species.
Thanks to its prime positioning, the Great Brak River Village Walk is surrounded by other popular tourist attractions, conveniences and natural delights. The George Airport is only 18.5 kilometres away, while Port Elizabeth and Cape Town are both within three to four hoursí drive. The Little Brak Beach is just less than 10 kilometres away, while The Point Beach is 17 kilometres away. These are fantastic places to relax and soak up the sunshine after your walk.