Garden Route Activities and Adventures 2018

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. The Garden Route is the perfect place to visit for a weekend getaway or a family holiday with a wide variety of family-friendly holiday accommodation and camping spots, amazing outdoor adventures activities for kids, things to do together with the kids and attractions and activities on the Garden Route. Whether you want to visit a child-friendly beach in Knysna, relax at a local picnic spot or even enjoy a game drive - the Garden Route offers it all, find out what's on here: What's On this Summer on the Garden Route 2018.

For a scrumptious family meal in a child-friendly environment read our blog on Child-friendly restaurants on the Garden Route.

If you are traveling between Cape Town and the Garden Route this summer holiday, be sure to read My Favouite Child-friendly Farm Stalls and Pitstops - Cape Town to Garden Route.

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 trails perfect for mountain biking families and hike the Knysna forest. See some of our blogs for more information: from Canopy tours in the Tsitsikamma forest to all kinds of FREE things to do with kids on the Garden Route. There is something for the whole family.

Mossel Bay Activities, Restaurants and attractions

"Mosselbaai" the point offers a variety of restaurants, and though they may not offer indoor play areas they do have the beach at your feet, which is enough to keep the kids happy. If you travel around town you may find more family-friendly destinations and fun activities like Sandboarding. Visit our unique page and blogs on fun activities for kids to do in Mossel Bay.

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. We have put together complete family-friendly guides and listings for family entertainment, attractions, shows and child-friendly restaurants (find the best pizza places in George). You will never be bored with all the child-friendly things to do with kids in George.

Featured family friendly events and businesses

From the blog:

Activities & Excursions|Garden Route 2019|Things to do with Kids
What's On this Easter Holiday on the Garden Route 2019 February – May 2019 Read More
Valentine's Day Idea | Things to do With Kids
We've all been there, you take your wife on date. The waiter pours the first glass of her favourite wine. Read More
Family Hobby | Activities & Excursions | Things to do with Kids
Tanya sent the cutest photo of her kids (who are in pre-school and school already) to me the other day. Read More
Things to do with Kids| Adventure Activities| Summer Holiday
It will come as no surprise to you that we, here at Things to do with Kids, are huge fans of the outdoor adventure lifestyle activities offered by Acrobranch Read More
Around George in 5 days | Garden Route | Family Getaways | Family Activities

Around George in 5 days

  • Posted By: Charlene Lewis
Return to the Garden of Eden Wessel Badenhorst Read More
Summer holidays are nearly here! What’s on in the Garden Route 2018 -2019? Read More
Team Building | Activities | Things to do with Kids
My sister phoned me the other day, her tone of voice one of nervous excitement, ‘We are having a team building day at Acrobranch in Melrose’, she said, ‘and Read More
Baby Shower Venues | Garden Route | Party Venues

Baby Shower Venues on the Garden Route

  • Posted By: Charlene Lewis
Baby Shower Venues on the Garden Route Read More
AfriCamps | Family-Friendly Accommodation | Oakhurst Wilderness | Things to do With Kids
Our first experience of ‘glamping’ at the new AfriCamps in Oakhurst, Wilderness Read More
Things To Do with Kids | Garden Route | Karoo | Child-friendly
Heading for the Garden Route and the Karoo? See what’s happening along the road! Read More