Knysna Lagoon, Knysna

4.5
Knysna Lagoon provides many recreational opportunities for both local residents and visitors. Surrounded by indigenous forests and plantations, the lagoon serves as the departure point for boat tours to the nearby islands, which hide submerged sandbars and eroded geological formations. Nearby, you can also find a protected natural area sheltering a rich animal and plant life. Our Knysna trip planner makes visiting Knysna Lagoon and other Knysna attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • I have been visiting this lagoon from childhood days and it never dissapoints.This is a must visit for foreigners.  more »
  • Nice view of Heads on the lagoon, beautiful part of our country, losts to do in the area, also lovely photos can be taken. Great outing 👌👌👌  more »

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