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Knysna Lagoon

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Address: The coast of the city, Knysna, South Africa
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Half-Day Knysna Village Cycle Tour
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Amazing view

When in Knysna, you have to, have to, check out the Knysna Lagoon. It offers amazing the most views.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 December 2015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

When in Knysna, you have to, have to, check out the Knysna Lagoon. It offers amazing the most views.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Can be enjoy from the islands or surrounding land, also from the viewing decks for Knysna Heads. Surprisingly shallow during my stay.

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United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Plenty of opportunities to get out on the lagoon with numerous tour operators. You don't have to it is pretty to look at from terra ferma.

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Knysna, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

A wonderful lagoon with excellent views and safe swimming. There is a Red Tide approaching Knysna (December 15, 2015) so avoid fishing if the red tide enters the lagoon. Should not last too long!

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

The Knysna Lagoon area offers something for everyone. The bustling little harbour hosts various trips on the water - around the lagoon, across to the Featherbed Nature reserve, on a catamaran or self-propelled in a kayak. Harbourside there are plenty of good eateries to suit most tastes and budgets and the inevitable souvenir shops. We spent four nights in Knysna,... More 

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Blackboys, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

Lovely place, good for sport and leisure, golf course, boats, mountain biking etc. Clean and tidy good shopping too. Suit everyone. Stunning beaches along the coast too

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Maastricht
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

I recommend to stay at Leisure Isle as you truly experience what a special and beautiful place Knysna is. Go the beach, have a walk in the Steenbok reserve, enjoy the low tides and walk to Thesen island or walk for a lovely lunch and coffee to the East Head Café at the heads.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

Beautiful lagoon with easy access from multiple places. Plenty of fisherman. Lots of restaurants over looking the view.

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Knysna, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Always something to see and to do ... whether it be on the water or off the water ... windy days or plain hazy sunshine days ... beautiful surrounds with breathtaking views of sunsets on and around the lagoon

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Alicante, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

The town of Knysa has great areas around the harbour, with craft shops and many restaurants overlooking the bay many specialising in freshly caught fish. So head for the waterside areas.

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