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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Sports & Leisure / Extreme Sports

Skydive in Mossel Bay

Overnight? Stay in Mossel Bay
Skydive Mossel Bay offers you the experience of a lifetime! Do a tandem skydive from 10 000ft strapped to an experienced tandem instructor and enjoy the thrill of ...

Scenic Flights / Sight Seeing / Sports & Leisure

Springbok Aviation

Overnight? Stay in Mossel Bay
Ever thought about learning to fly an aeroplane? For those who first want to experience the magic of flight before committing to training, introductory flights are ...

Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

Go Surfing in Still Bay

Overnight? Stay in Still Bay
Still Bay is famous as a surfing destination. The rocky Morris Point Cape above the Still Bay habour is a the preferred spot for advanced surfers. On most of days ...

Animal Sanctuaries / Family Entertainment

Cheetahland at Cango Wildlife Ranch

Overnight? Stay in Oudtshoorn
Cheetahland established in 1988 as a wild cat conservation camp is the oldest and biggest Cheetah contact centre in the world. This sanctuary to Africa's endangered ...

Parks & Gardens

House of Aloes

Overnight? Stay in Albertinia
In the plant kingdom there is one superhero. A hero so legendary that its powers reach far back into African ancestry. A hero with so much magic that it can heal ...

Family Entertainment / 4x4 Trails / Sports & Leisure

Vleesbaai 4x4 Dune Route

Overnight? Stay in Vleesbaai
An Eco-Adventure amongst the dunes in the wild and magnificent Garden Route - Discover the wild beautiful side of the Garden Route on the farm 'Misgunst', situated ...

Farm Stalls & Markets / Cafés & Eateries

Knysna Friday Market

Overnight? Stay in Knysna
Booking Knysna accommodation promises all sorts of exciting finds and gorgeous views. This is a Garden Route town full of promise and natural beauty. And, during ...

Walks & Hiking / Sight Seeing / Hiking Trails

Rust-en-Vrede Waterfall

Overnight? Stay in Oudtshoorn
Rust-en-Vrede taken from the Afrikaans expression for 'rest and peace' is true to its translation in setting. Indigenous plants and animal life flanks a trail of ...

Museums

C.J. Langenhoven Museum

Overnight? Stay in 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 ...

Extreme Sports

Bloukrans Bridge Bungee Jump

Overnight? Stay in Tsitsikamma
Situated along the Garden Route at the Tsitsikamma Forest Village Market, just 40km east of Plettenberg Bay along the N2 Highway you will find the highest single ...

Animal Sanctuaries

Drape a Snake around your Neck

Overnight? Stay in Oudtshoorn
Slither through the Snake Park at the Cango Wildlife Ranch. Scale species surrender their secrets as you learn of their essential ecosystem engagements. Not on your ...

Big Game & Wildlife / Nature Reserves

Game Drive at Plett Game Reserve

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve, the Garden Route's largest wildlife reserve, offers exciting game viewing experiences for day visitors. Join experienced and ...

Big Game & Wildlife / Horse Riding

Horseback Safari at Plett Game Reserve

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
A memorable African experience is a horseback safari at Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve. There is no better way to view the game which, accustomed to the presence of ...

Arts & Crafts / Craft & Flea Markets

Browse The Scarab Craft Market

Overnight? Stay in Sedgefield
Shop at The Scarab Craft Market - The market boasts unique stalls with a good selection of arts, crafts, clothes, gifts, jewellery and delicious food. Each ...

Animal Sanctuaries

Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary

Overnight? Stay in Plettenberg Bay
Holiday accommodation on the Garden Route is in high demand. And, for anyone that’s visited this gorgeous part of South Africa, that’s no surprise. It is such a ...

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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