11 Things To Do in St Francis Bay

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St Francis Bay Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

Search for the Perfect Wave

Surfing film pioneer Bruce Brown hunted the world's perfect surf spots in the 1960's cult film classic ' The Endless Summer'. The tag line; 'The Search for the Perfect Wave'. Featured surf spot; Seal Point, Cape St ... more

WHEN?
Daily.

St Francis Bay Sight Seeing / Family Entertainment / Whale Watching

Watch Whales and Dolphins play

Mark your footprints on the sunlit sand of St Francis Bay while watching whales make waves in the inviting warmth of the Indian Ocean. Dip your toes in the ripples and hold your gaze steady for the unmistakable ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours, May to September.

Cape St Francis Animal Sanctuaries / Birding

Penguin Rescue & Rehabilitation

Situated at the Seal Point Lighthouse in Cape St Francis and as part of a good ongoing working relationship with Portnet; a marine bird rehabilitation centre has been established, which provides treatment and ... more

WHEN?
Feeding times vary, but normally volunteers will feed from 08:30 in the morning and from 15:30 in the afternoon.

St Francis Bay Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

The Big Time Taverna

Reputed to be one of the best Restaurants in South Africa, The Big Time Taverna is located in St Francis Bay, the only restaurant on the canals. You can watch water enthusiasts enjoying themselves or amble up to ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire. Booking is recommended.

Cape St Francis Lighthouses

Cape St Francis Lighthouse

Boasting the tallest masonry tower on the South African coast, the Cape St Francis lighthouse, called such as it lies above the generous bay early Portuguese navigators christened such, actually lies on a small ... more

Bluewater Bay Whale Watching

Whale Watching In Bluewater Bay

Between July and December of every year, the Eastern Cape coastline is frequented by Southern Right Whales and Humpback Whales. These animals glide past the shore; breaching, lobtailing and spy-hopping as onlookers ... more

WHEN?
Between July and December every year.

Humansdorp Beaches & Pools

Gamtoos River Mouth

The Gamtoos River winds its way through the Eastern Cape bushveld, providing warm, calm waters in which to swim, frolic and fish. It is a fabulous base for those exploring Port Elizabeth, Jeffrey’s Bay, Humansdorp ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

St Francis Bay Beaches & Pools

St Francis Bay Beach

St Francis Bay is popular for so many reasons. It is a holiday town that is less than an hour’s drive from the metropolis of Port Elizabeth. It exudes a laid-back atmosphere, with friendly locals and beautiful ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Cape St Francis Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

Surfing at Seal Point

Cape St Francis is a popular spot for surfers from all over the world, who come here to sample the excellent waves and the warm waters. The entire town has a relaxed, surfing village kind of feel to it, making ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

St Francis Bay Hiking Trails

Chokka Trail Slack Packing

While St Francis Bay, Oyster Bay, Cape St Francis and Port St Francis play host to slack packers on the Chokka Trial, ancient Khoisan fish traps, shell middens, southern right whales, otters and bushbuck, a sand ... more

WHEN?
Please Enquire

Humansdorp 4x4 Trails

Brakkeduine 4x4 Trail

A few kilometres inland from Jeffrey’s Bay, St Francis and Humansdorp in the Eastern Cape Province is the beautiful Brakkeduine Dam, and the gorgeous countryside that surrounds it. This is a sandy area that shows ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.

St Francis Bay as a destination

If you are considering visiting St Francis Bay or have already booked your St Francis Bay accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in St Francis Bay and come back and submit your St Francis Bay review or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Also in the neighbourhood

Alexandria, Bathurst, Blue Horizon Bay, Boesmansriviermond, Cape St Francis, East London, Humansdorp, Jeffreys Bay, Kariega, Kenton On Sea, Kidds Beach, Kleinemonde, Oyster Bay, Port Alfred, Port Elizabeth, Thornhill, Tsitsikamma, Winterstrand

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