Here are the top 7 tourist attractions to see in Knysna:

1. Brenton on Sea

4.5 /5

4 km
from city center
1 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

A serene resort town lcoated a short drive west from Knysna, Brenton on Sea's blissful self catering chalets are the ultimate place for relaxation.

2. Garden Route

4.3 /5

4 km
from city center
2 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

The Garden Route is 300 km of unadulterated beauty. Stretching from Mossel bay to Plettenburg Bay, the coastal road is adorned with several beautiful lagoons, beaches, lakes and forest-parks. Check out the best things to do here!

3. Buffalo Bay (Buffelsbai)

4.2 /5

9 km
from city center
3 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

Buffelsbaai is the super chilled out town about 20 km from Kynsna Town. With plenty of activities, it is a popular holiday destination in the region.

4. Featherbed Nature Reserve

3.8 /5

1 km
from city center
4 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

Located on the Western Head of the Knysna Lagoon, this spectacular nature reserve is an absolute thing of beauty!

5. Prince Alfred Pass

3.8 /5

25 km
from city center
5 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

Prince Alfred Pass is a 68 km long mountain pass, the longest in South Africa and offering some amazing views.

6. Wild Oats Community Farmers Market

3.7 /5

25 km
from city center
6 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

Located near Sedgefield, this famous Farmers' Market is a huge attraction for tourists and locals alike.

7. Boat Tours in Knysna

3.7 /5

1 km
from city center
7 out of 7
places to visit in Knysna

One of the best things to do to explore amazing views of the ocean and the lagoons!

FAQs on Knysna

How can I commute within Knysna?

Within Knysna, the best way to get around is either on foot or by renting a bicycle. To explore the Garden Route you can take the public minibus or rent a cab. However the best way to explore the entire region is renting your own car. Do remember that if you're going during peak season (December to early February), traffic can get fairly annoying.
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What are the top sightseeing places in Knysna?

The top sightseeing places in Knysna are Brenton on Sea, Garden Route, Buffalo Bay (Buffelsbai), Featherbed Nature Reserve, Prince Alfred Pass, Wild Oats Community Farmers Market.

What are the top hotels in Knysna?

There are 484 Hotels in Knysna which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Knysna are Beacon House, Guinea Fowl Loft, Collection Luxury Accomodation Simola House, Alkira Lodge, Blue Ocean Villa, At Leisure Apartment. You can see all the hotels in Knysna here
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