Garden Route Activities + Adventures

The Garden Route (Afrikaans: Tuinroete) is a stretch of the south-eastern coast of South Africa extending from Mossel Bay in the Western Cape to Knysna, Plett and Storms River in the Eastern Cape. It is the perfect place to visit for a weekend getaway or a family holiday with a wide variety of family-friendly holiday accommodation and activities and things to do together with your children. Whether you want to visit a child-friendly beach, relax at a local picnic spot or even enjoy a game drive - the Garden Route offers it all and makes for the perfect holiday destination.


Knysna & Plettenbergbay Attractions, holiday accommodation and things to do

Knysna and Plettenberg bay, South Africa, offers a wide variety of animal touch farms and sanctuaries. Have some fun on the mountain bike trails and hike the Knysna forest. See our blogs for more information. 

Mossel Bay Activities. restaurants and attractions

"Mosselbaai" the point offers a variety of restaurants, and though they may not offer indoor pay areas they do have the beach at your feet, wich is enough to keep the kids happy. If you travel to town you may find more family-friendly destinations with indoor play areas like Blasters in Diaz Beach area. Visit our unique page and blogs on fun things to do with kids in Mossel Bay below. 

George Attractions, Activities and family-friendly holiday accommodation

Things to do with kids and our bloggers offer unique local advice for families visiting George and the Garden Route of South Africa. See our dedicated page for George family entertainment, attractions, child-friendly restaurants, shows and things to do here 

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