Things To Do | Wilderness, Garden Route, South Africa

The Woodville Big Tree

The Woodville Big Tree

The Woodville Big Tree is an 800 year old giant old Outeniqua Yellowwood, iconic its status on the Garden Route as an attraction and definitely not to be missed.

  • Age: ± 850 years
  • Height: ± 33m
  • Crown width: ± 34m
  • Circumference width: ± 34m
  • Stem  length: ± 15m
Woodville Forest Walk

Woodville Forest Walk

A 2km well marked circular trail through the forest crossing the moss-framed bridge. Ancient trees, ferns, wild mushrooms and wild flowers adorn the forest floor. Great picnic spots and wheelchair friendly access walkways in the forest and ablution facilities.

Wilderness National Park

Wilderness National Park

Five rivers, five lakes, two estuaries and 28km of coastline and surrounded by a national lake area. The rare and sensitive ecosystem is home to a wealth of water birds, and the elusive Knysna Loerie may be heard, and sometime seen, in the forest.

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Map of Africa Viewpoint

Map of Africa Viewpoint

So named because of the spectacular view of the way in which nature has shaped the twists, turns and bends of the Kaaimans river below to look like the outline of the map of Africa. Breathtaking views! Well worth a visit and do not forget your camera.

Dolphin Point

Dolphin Point

An excellent vantage point for Dolphin spotting. Magical beach and ocean views that extend as far as the eye can see and on a good day you will find pods of Dolphins frolicking in the azure water below.

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Markets

Paragliding

Paragliding

For the ultimate thrill seeker and a birdseye view of the beautiful coastline try this adrenaline airsport with a professional outfit.

Dolphin Paragliding

M: 072 199 0622

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Wilderness Beach

Wilderness Beach

An expanse of pristine white sandy beach stretching as far as the eye can see. Unspoilt and ideal for long walks. The beach is heaven for pooches wanting to roam free as this is one of few beaches left which are pet friendly. A great beach for swimming and excellent for whale- and dolphin spotting.

Wilderness Golf Courses

Wilderness Golf Courses

Wilderness Lagoon

Wilderness Lagoon

Great for fishing, swimming and canoeing with beautiful expanse of water offers great fun in the sun. Experience stunning sunsets on long walks on the banks of the lagoon.

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