Best Loved Garden Route Town - Knysna

Garden Route Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Garden Route Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa

Being one of the Garden Route’s best loved destinations, Knysna is a vibrant and charming town filled with history and beauty.

Situated alongside a shimmering lagoon and nestled between the Outeniqua Mountains and the Indian Ocean, Knysna is popular all year round.  Indigenous forests, fynbos, lakes, rivers and mountains, combined with a temperate climate, makes this area a natural Garden of Eden.

Knysna is well known for its fine indigenous timbers, and famed for the artistry of its furniture and timber products.  Shopping in Knysna is like going on a treasure hunt with the many interesting shops tucked away around every corner.  

Hiking, bird watching, boat trips, swimming, nature reserves, oysters, seahorses, all synonymous with the word Knysna, and only a tiny spectrum of everything this area has to offer.


Article written by : Lauren Gower