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Knysna Lagoon

The coast of the city, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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The coast of the city, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

So much to see, so much to do: Sail out to sea; potter about on the lagoons; watch people fishing; watch people on the Island; stop in one of the popular coffee shops, bars or restaurants or even shop.

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The tide was low so we were able to walk across most of the lagoon, spotting jellyfish, crabs and shrimp. A lovely place to park and have a picnic lunch when the weather is fine.

Thank karin_renee
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Lagoon is a must visit. Wonderful cruise ride. Ecstatic experience. Private speed boating is worth the ride right from lagoon in to the sea and back

Thank deepaksS7005DM
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We went out on canoes , and it looks like there were also plenty of tour boats . Basically a very pretty lagoon with a bunch of restaurants on the coast .

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The whole area is gorgeous - around every corner is another outstanding view of the Indian ocean. If time permitted, we would have stayed at the Tsitsikamma Cottages within the park as they were extremely reasonably priced with great access to the walks.

Thank Dianewaling
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The lagoon has a small shopping area, eating joints and a 90 minutes cruise safari in the lake. The lagoon and the adjoining area are beautiful but not anything out of the world. In the cruise there are food, drink and music. The boat has...More

Thank nitish99
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Worth seeing while driving from this place to cape town fantastic view a pleasure while driving on your own

Thank vkajaria54
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Amazing place near Knysna water front . We stayed at Lagoona Grove next to lagoon which is self serving apartment facing lagoona. Great peaceful place to enjoy the nature and have bliss.

Thank Abhishekm_India
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Knysna is largely a purpose built area full of restaurants and touristy shops. Best viewed as a decent base for seeing other arts of the Garden Route

Thank Visaman1
Reviewed 25 May 2016

We took a cruise on the John Benn. It was very disappointing, boring and a waste of time to say the least. Best avoided as it had nothing to offer for any age group. I found all others on the boat either go off to...More

Thank sats c
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