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Knysna RIB Adventures

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Knysna Street | Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Amazing worth doing

What a way to see the lake and the heads. Spectacular views and great fun thank you! Bret was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shane L
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Fun afternoon

We really enjoyed ourselves on the speed boat! It felt like being on a roller coaster sometimes, I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bekous
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Knysna RIB Adventures is an Eco Adventure Company offering a combination of a high speed adventure & an eco adventure/sea safari. Our typical trip includes a high speed manouevers before exiting out to sea via the infamous Knysna Heads then slowing down to a comfortable speed and enjoy the scenary, pelagic & marine life covering 18-20 miles giving our customers the best chance to see our fantastic scenary & wildlife.On re-entering we resume the high speed and have fun! fun! fun!.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Knysna Street | Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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"high speed"
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"thrilling ride"
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"fantastic trip"
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"daughters age"
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"guy who runs"
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"safe ride"
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"felt completely safe"
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"sun fish"
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"great fun"
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"experienced skipper"
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"hour trip"
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"knowledgeable skipper"
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"adrenaline rush"
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"awesome ride"
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"adrenaline filled"
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"open sea"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a way to see the lake and the heads. Spectacular views and great fun thank you! Bret was a great guide and stopped and pointed out some great things. We seen a seal munching an octopus right next to us!!! Thanks again

Thank Shane L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed ourselves on the speed boat! It felt like being on a roller coaster sometimes, I just couldn’t stop laughing! Unfortunately it was not possible to go inside the cave and we didn’t see any dolphins, but it was still worth it!

Thank Bekous
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We joined the 2pm trip and after a gentle drift out of the no wake zone, the excitement begins when the boats twin engines kick in. We had a very experienced skipper who took the time to give us a bit of history of the...More

Thank paul d
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Had a brilliant time going through the lagoon and then out through the Heads and into the Indian Ocean. I've looked at that view from inland so many times, and always wanted to see what it looked like from the ocean side - I wasn't...More

Thank sueskyblue
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Chris B, Owner at Knysna RIB Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Glad you had an awesome time with the RIB Team - please feel free to come back for more adventure

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Booked Knysna RIB Adventures in October 2017 for a trip on 13 February 2018 by email. Our booking was confirmed by the owner. We were asked whether we wanted a morning or afternoon departure (I responded afternoon) and we notified that as they are tide...More

Thank DMSCAD
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Chris B, Owner at Knysna RIB Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi DMSCAD we are sorry that you had a difficult experience. Please note that we have had extremely challenging weather conditions in the past 2 months and our first priority is the safety of our visitors. We had the weather change in 6 hour cycles,...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Top atraction, high speed, dolphins, nice vieuw on the costline, alternatieve way to Explore the lagoon

Thank Dries T
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Chris B, Owner at Knysna RIB Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thank you for the awesome review !! It was a pleasure to have you on board

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

A fantastic trip. The RIB travelled at high speed which was really exhilarating and great fun. In the open sea beyond the Heads, we were surrounded by hundreds of dolphins which was magical and my highlight of the trip. Brett our skipper was very skilled...More

Thank suekeast
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Chris B, Owner at Knysna RIB Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

thank you for the review (and for listening to Brett's wee tales!!)

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

I highly recommend this adrenaline inducing, fun and informative high speed adventure!!! From the get-go, this was a thrilling experience! As you leave the pick up point, the growl of the 2 x V6 engines gives you the sense that you are in for an...More

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Chris B, Owner at Knysna RIB Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you for the great review - it was a pleasure to take you and your family out !!! Chris

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

I booked this experience prior to our trip but it was far from easy. Using the company's web-site enquiry page failed to elicit any response, my first direct e-mail also failed to produce a reply but my second, somewhat pointed e-mail did the job. In...More

1  Thank Tony B
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Chris B, Owner at Knysna RIB Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Hi Tony, Thank you for the great review and pointing out where we can improve on our service to our customers - we are listening and have already made changes to our booking system to correct the above issues

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing experience, high speeds (so thrilling), we also got to see dolphins swim around the boat which was so lovely and the whole experience was just incredible.. Definitely a must if you in knysna!!

Thank Devon P
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Danie S
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Hi Danie - please drop me a mail on chris@knysnaribadventures
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