Activities in the Garden Route

HelloGardenRoute pre-books all preferred activities, adding to your seamless ‘just come on holiday and enjoy’ experience.

Read our ‘Garden Route for Families’ Blog here – top recommended activities and attractions for all

Regarded as one of the most beautiful regions in the country, the Garden Route is a dramatic area dense with forests, beaches, rivers, lakes, kloofs and more. Jam-packed with things to do, visitors are spoilt for choice…here’s some of our favorites and most popular activities on offer:

  • Day visits to Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Radical Raptors and Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness & Rehab Center
  • Walk with Lions
  • Day Safaris to see the Big 5
  • Knysna Heads Sunset Cruise
  • Wilderness River Boat Cruise
  • Scuba Diving
  • Bicycle and Scooter Hire
  • Mountain Biking through the Harkerville Forest
  • Power Van up the Outeniqua Mountains
  • Elephant Encounters & Rides
  • Bird Watching in the Wilderness National Park
  • Kaaimans Waterfall Abseiling
  • Tsitsikamma Waterfall Ziplining Adventures
  • Blackwater Tubing down the Storms River
  • Skydive Plettenberg Bay and/or Mossel Bay
  • Horse Trails in the Indigenous Forests
  • Treetop Canopy Tours
  • Segway Tours in Tsitsikamma and Wilderness
  • Ride an Ostrich in Oudtshoorn
  • Meerkat Adventures
  • Local Township Tours
  • Bloukrantz Bridge Bungee Jumping
  • Paragliding/Hangliding in Wilderness and Sedgefield
  • Exploring the Cango Caves
  • Getting close and personal with animals at the Cango Wildlife Ranch
  • Cruise the Keurbooms River
  • Visit one of South Africa’s Natural Heritage Sites, the Featherbed Nature Reserve
  • Whale & Dolphin Watching
  • Learn how to Surf
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Water Parks

 And so much more… Enquire now!

HelloGardenRoute strives to promote and support Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa (FTTSA) certified companies, such as Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours. That way, your travel benefits local communities and economies and a guarantee is given that the business is operated ethically and in a socially and environmentally responsible manner.