Garden Route Things To Do

The Garden Route runs parallel to a coastline featuring lakes, mountains, indigenous forests, rivers and golden beaches. Show on Map

Destinations in Garden Route


Morning Glory at Fancourt

Where? George
Fancourt is an esteemed golf estate in the Outeniqua portion of the Garden Route. Situated in the town of George, this estate is the destination of choice for golf enthusiasts from around the world. However, ...

Cafe Gannet Seafood Restaurant

Where? Mossel Bay
Cafe Gannet is a sophisticated seafood restaurant based in an enviable position overlooking the Indian ocean, in Mossel Bay. Enjoying its status as one of Mossel Bay’s most prestigious seafood restaurants, ...

Forest Buzzard Trail

Where? George
Start: Witfontein forestry station, Witfontein Nature Reserve, north of George Finish: Witfontein Nature Reserve Duration: 2.2 km Fitness: easy, ideal for children Our tip: for those after a more arduous ...

Great Brak River Museum

Where? Great Brak
The Great Brak River Museum houses artifacts, photographs and important information about the indigenous Khoisan and Khoe people, and the village of the the Great Brak River, dating back to 1839. The Museum ...

Ocean Basket in Mossel Bay

Where? Mossel Bay
The Ocean Basket franchise is South Africa’s home of great seafood, set in a bustling atmosphere. Choose every variety of seafood you could possibly desire, from expertly crafted sushi, through to delicious ...

Oyster Farm Tour

Where? Knysna
This is an ideal cruise for anyone who not only loves oysters but is also interested in learning about the Knysna Oyster, the wild oysters that grow along this stretch of our coastline and the oyster trade. ...

Visit the C.J. Langenhoven Museum

Where? Oudtshoorn
'Kuier' (Afrikaans for visit) at Cornelis Jacobus Langenhoven's private residence and gardens in Oudtshoorn which has become the museum for his life and a tribute to the roots of one of South Africa's official ...

Benguela Brasserie

Where? Sedgefield
The recently renovated Benguela Brasserie is a destination restaurant. It is situated in the bosom of the Wilderness National Reserve near Sedgefield. The Swartvlei Lagoon which is a wetland of international ...

Harkerville MTB Trails

Where? Plettenberg Bay
The Harkerville MTB trail near Knysna is 24 km of 72 per cent single track trail though forest, coastal path and plantation; an incredible ride. The red route qualifies as iconic. Many regard Harkerville as ...

Waterside Grill Restaurant

Where? Herolds Bay
The Waterside Grill Restaurant is located at the Oubaai Hotel in the heart of the Garden Route. As part of the world-renowned Garden Route, Herolds Bay is a popular destination amongst local and international ...

Brownhooded Kingfisher Trail

Where? Wilderness
Meander through the Wilderness on the Brownhooded / Half Collared Kingfisher Trail which runs along the Duiwe River. This 7.2km walk is easy going and suitable for any fitness level. Walking down the path you ...

Caffé Mario

Where? Knysna
Caffé Mario is Knysna’s answer to traditional Italian cuisine in the heart of the Garden Route. Its prime positioning on the waterfront makes it even more special. Meals range from generous breakfasts, ...

Visit the Trumilk Dairy

Where? Plettenberg Bay
Spend a relaxed afternoon in the Bitou Valley tasting award-winning cheeses and fine Cape wines and liquers at the Trumilk Dairy. The award-winning Trumilk Dairy (awarded 'best Feta cheese' in South ...

Moonlight Meander

Where? Sedgefield
No sunblock required for this trail! The moonlight Meander or Starlight Stroll as its known by some is an extremely popular walk that you should book for in advance. The idea is that you go in the evening ...

Jubilee Creek

Where? Knysna
Jubilee Creek sits in the Knysna Forest and is most outstanding picnic spot you could imagine. The fresh green grass in the forest clearings sit on the edge of a stream and create an atmosphere that is hard to ...

Filter results for things to do in Garden Route has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German. © 1999-2016. All Rights Reserved. Find and book hotels and accommodation in South Africa. Sitemap