418 Things To Do in Garden Route

The beautiful and dramatic Garden Route, that stretches from around Mossel Bay to the Storms River Mouth, is an area dense with forests, beaches, lakes, rivers, kloofs and hardwood trees and is regarded as one of the most beautiful regions in the country. The area is jam-packed with things to do, and visitors are spoilt for choice. Simply driving the Garden Route is a joy, with countless picnic spots, viewpoints and attractions. From mountain biking through the Harkerville Forest, bird watching in the Wilderness National Park and abseiling into the Kaaimans River, to black water tubing down the Storms River, one is never at a loss for things to do.

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Farm Stalls & Markets

Silver Lily Cheese Farm

Overnight? Stay in George
Situated on the Geelhoutboom Road on the rural outskirts of George, easily accessible from all main roads, Silver Lily Cheese Farm invites you on an aromatic cheese ...

Cafés & Eateries

The Girl's on The Square

Overnight? Stay in Wilderness
Highly recommended by anyone who has ever eaten there for the excellent food and bucket loads of charm. Expect a kooky atmosphere with lashings of quirk, peppered ...

Family Entertainment / Sports & Leisure

Acrobranch Tree Top Adventure

Overnight? Stay in Wilderness
Acrobranch Tree Top Adventures located at the Timberlake Organic Village between Wilderness and Sedgefield along the pictureques and scenic Garden Route is well ...

Water Sports / Sports & Leisure / Extreme Sports

Swim with Seals

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
Snorkel with friendly inquisitive Cape Fur Seals! No experience required. Wetsuits, mask, snorkel and fins supplied. Swim with friendly inquisitive fur seals. No ...

Wine Tours & Tasting

Cool Bay Wines

Overnight? Stay in Mossel Bay
Cool Bay is found in a non traditional wine area. You'll find them on the Robinson Pass above Mossel Bay. Carel Nel is the owner and cellamaster of these vineyards ...

Arts & Crafts / Malls & Shopping

Langa Lapu Fabric, Art and Craft

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
Langalapu is a small art and craft shop on the N2, just outside Plettenberg bay in the Garden Route (on the Port Elizabeth side). Bright fabrics and dresses ...

Extreme Sports

Quad Biking at Southern Comfort Ranch

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
Beginners as well as experienced quad bike riders are welcome at Southern Comfort Western Horse Ranch! All Quad bike trails start on the man-made obstacle course at ...

Cafés & Eateries

De Vette Mossel

Overnight? Stay in Great Brak
The De Vette Mossel is a seafood feasting experience - on the beach, sipping on wine, gazing over the sea... Take off your shoes and walk along the sand to find ...

Cafés & Eateries

Cafe Gannet Seafood Restaurant

Overnight? Stay in 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 ...

Cafés & Eateries

Forest Boma

Overnight? Stay in Knysna
As its name implies, the Forest Boma is a restful, inviting eatery in the Phantom Forest of Knysna. This part of the Garden Route is exquisitely beautiful, known ...

Hiking Trails

Kranshoek Coastal Hiking Trail

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
Please Note: The Kranshoek Coastal Hiking Trail is currently closed due to fire damage. Start: Kranshoek picnic site, Kranshoek Nature Reserve Finish: Kranshoek ...

Family Entertainment / Horse Riding / Sports & Leisure

Garden Route Horse Trails

Overnight? Stay in Wilderness
The Garden Route remains one of South Africa’s most beautiful attractions; and for good reason. It is alive with magnificent fauna and flora, assuring visitors from ...

Water Sports / Sports & Leisure

Hydrofoiling on the Garden Route

Overnight? Stay in Knysna
If you’re into hydrofoiling and you’ve booked accommodation in Knysna, get ready for hours of fun. Hydrofoiling has given new dimension to the worlds of surfing, ...

Garden Route as a destination

If you are considering visiting Garden Route or have already booked your Garden Route 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 Garden Route, or view the events that are taking place in the Garden Route during your stay, or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

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