Hydrofoiling on the Garden Route

Sports & Leisure / Water Sport in or near Knysna, Garden Route in the Garden Route, South Africa.

Things To Do in KnysnaHydrofoiling on the Garden Route

Sports & Leisure Water Sport

Where? The Knysna Lagoon and Buffalo Beach are the perfect places to put your skills to the test.

When? Booking in advance is essential. Please phone to book.

How? Call +27 (0)73 255-4540

How much? Price on request

Overnight? Overnight at accommodation in Knysna, in Garden Route

Hydrofoiling has given new dimension to the worlds of surfing, paddle-boarding (on a SUP board), wakeboarding and kite-surfing. Around the world, it is still in its initial phases, with legends like Kai Lenny and Laird Hamilton having carved the way, so to speak, for this exciting evolution of traditional water sports.

Now, visitors to the beautiful coastal town of Knysna, which is perched along the scenic Garden Route, can learn this progressive new take on sports and adventure on the water. Foil-Smart has developed a range of hydrofoils that can be attached to just about any board (surf, SUP, wake and kite), allowing their riders to feel the thrill of flying above the water at speed. Foil-Smart is the first South African company to produce a SUP-foil. It is thrilling and tranquil all at once, and the Knysna Lagoon and Buffalo Beach are the perfect places to put your skills to the test.

Foil-Smart offers foiling lessons to enable water sports enthusiasts and newbies alike to learn this emerging sport during their time on the Garden Route. Initially, you will be taken behind a boat on the calm waters of the lagoon to get a feel for the foil and to ‘find your feet’. Then, depending on the time you have available and the number of lessons you want, you can venture out to the beach to catch waves on the SUP-foil or feel the power of the kite as you glide above the chop on a custom Foil-Smart kite-foil.

Knysna is about 45 minutes’ drive from George and its airport, and about 25 minutes from Plettenberg Bay. It is a small town, but has a fantastic seaside-village vibe and is close to a number of adventure sports and natural attractions. These include whale-watching tours, shark cage diving, the Knysna Elephant Sanctuary, Radical Raptors, and the Tsitsikamma.

Please Note

Business details can change. All information is published in good faith as supplied by the providers. Please check with the provider that the activity/business is still offered as described above, before making any travel plans.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Knysna

Panorama Lodge

Guest House

Panorama Lodge

Panorama Lodge in Knysna, in the heart of the Garden Route is situated on a hilltop in a quiet area between Knysna town ... more

Cliffhanger Cottages

Self Catering

Cliffhanger Cottages

Cliffhanger Cottages are situated along the Rheenendal road and enjoy the peace of the unspoilt country, yet only a 15 ... more

Lagoon Lodges

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Lagoon Lodges

Comfortable accommodation in Knysna with lovely views of the Lagoon towards Knysna Heads. All units and rooms have a TV ... more


Please let us know if anything on this page is outdated or contains inaccuracies. Click here to send us feedback if this is your service/activity.

©Unauthorised use of the
photos is strictly prohibited.

Accommodation convenient to Hydrofoiling on the Garden Route

FIND / South Africa Accommodation / Western Cape Accommodation / Garden Route Accommodation / Knysna Accommodation

SA-Venues.com 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.

SA-Venues.com © 1999-2018. All Rights Reserved. Find and book hotels and accommodation in South Africa. Sitemap