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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 3 May 2017

Knysna Lagoon is one of my most favorite places to visit. I go there time and time again and every time, find a new interesting place to visit. The Knysna Lagoon have 360 degrees of breathtaking views. The place itself give me a calming feeling...More

Thank jonathanursulap
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We stopped right beside the lagoon and had a swim on a beach which was dead quiet on a sunny Saturday afternoon, the water was warm and clear and the beach lovely and sandy, you would not ask for much more !

Thank hutchingson
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Knysna lagoon is a must see attraction on the Garden Route. The lagoon is popular for picnics along the banks of the lagoon, cycling, fishing and boat rides. The lagoon has bountiful bird life and is great for birding enthusiasts.

Thank Mands007
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Knysna Lagoon is a very pretty place and you can drive most of the way along either side to the Heads. There are good restaurants at Knysna Quays and there are boat trips availabloe from the marina area.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The Knysna lagoon is a beautiful tranquil lagoon in the Western Province in South Africa. Home to the Knysna sea horse. The lagoon not only boasts natural beauty. This area is perfect for the artist, the socialite just about anyone. This is a must see...More

Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Knysna has vibes of a peaceful, quaint and old town and this lagoon is a great attraction for the people to go fishing, sailing, walking, and picnics..

Thank sonakshis518
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Spent a week at The Knysna Lagoon and made sure to take a walk at sunrise every single day around the lagoon. Nicely laid promenade. Friendly joggers and cyclists along the route. Felt safe with my kids. Lots of bird life to enjoy. Breathtaking views...More

Thank Ziyaad B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Knysna Lagoon is beautiful all on its own, with people fishing, sailing, walking, having picnics and going up the heads to see amazing views of the ocean and land. It is dotted with restaurants, lookout points, forests, grassy picnic areas, trinket shops, quaint malls and...More

Thank ldejongh
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a place for all water sports. Fishing is good . Surrounding forests are spectacular. Coastline is unspoilt . Many adventure attractions. Winters are a bit cold.

Thank Thinkenvironment
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This lagoon offers world class views. A must see when taking on the scenic garden route. Knysna is simply beautiful.

Thank Phakama M
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