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Knysna Charters

| Whet Restaurant on Thesen Island, Knysna 6570, South Africa
+27 82 892 0469
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Best Oyster experience

This is the best Oyster experience you can get. A must do if you are in Knysna and love Oysters... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Werner S
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Cape Town
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Fun staff day out on the Lagoon

We booked Knysna Charters for a staff day out for some team building and a little adventure. From... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
John C
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Hire a kayak and explore the Knysna Lagoon from a unique perspective.'Take your time, stop at the beach,and catch some sunshine along the way!' Hire a kayak in Knysna and head off to explore our pristine lagoon on your own schedule. Kayaking is great fun for the whole family, provided you can swim! For first time kayakers, don't be nervous - the kayaks are stable and easy to manoeuvre. Fun Fun Fun
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“white wine” (2 reviews)
“oysters” (13 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Whet Restaurant on Thesen Island, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is the best Oyster experience you can get. A must do if you are in Knysna and love Oysters. Alex is one of the best guides you can get, such a nice guy. He is very informative, tells you interesting stuff. The best part...More

Thank Werner S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We booked Knysna Charters for a staff day out for some team building and a little adventure. From the start Knysna Charters were very professional with our date changes and other requests. The skipper and assistant were very friendly and good communicators telling us everything...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We had a great Oyster Tour! Alex is the best and knows all about the Knysna Lagoon. The oysters were fresh and delicious. Will definitely recommend this tour to friends and family.

Thank Corry V
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My boyfriend and I booked for the 3pm Oyster Cruise, and it was the highlight of our time in Knysna! We had the boat to ourselves, as we were the only booking. Our guide, Alex, was exceptionally knowledgeable about the wild life, tides, foliage, houses,...More

Thank Natalia B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We took part in the Kynsna lagoon oyster tour and our guide was very knowledgeable and made it a great experience. This tour is well worth doing, especially if you haven't tried oysters before and you don't know where to start. The scenery was spectacular,...More

1  Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was a ninety minute cruise between 17.00 and 18.30 (not quite sunset) around the Knysna Lagoon, from Thesen Island to The Heads and back. There was an amount of bird-life to be seen, although nothing aquatic, and we were supplied with a couple of...More

1  Thank AGEDNOMAD
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The boat trip was most enjoyable on a lovely sunny day, the scenery was special, the wine and oysters were good . The highlight of the trip was the skipper Alex who was very knowledgeable and a very nice guy , well done Alex for...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We went on the sunset sail with Captain Alex. We saw a couple of seals on the way out. There was wine to drink and fresh wild oysters to eat. The view of the ocean waves coming into the bay and breaking was magnificent. We...More

1  Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Me and my wife did this awesome ride at Knysna. Although the name, it's not focused only on honeymooners and is not private, we joined a group of about 10 people. The tour starts at the Knysna Charter office, located in a bar, so while...More

Thank GuilhermeRetz
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This past weekend we went kayaking in the lagoon. We had one double kayak and one single. We went out with the tide, and it was very pleasant in the canals. Once we got to the open water, the wind picked up and it was...More

1  Thank reginafug
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