Venture through the Knysna Heads to explore the coastline’s marine life and geological characteristics. December – May only.


This Marine Eco-Tour Cruise highlights both the geological characteristics and the biodiversity of Knysna’s estuarine and marine environment.

The tour covers various historical and cultural anecdotal tales of the area as well as information about the wonderful life that exists above and below the marine. The tour is designed for both holiday revelers and nature enthusiasts alike.

The cruise ventures through the Knysna Heads, with a fascinating setting of panoramic coves, caves, and bays. Stand a chance to spot dolphins, seals, penguins, and birdlife residing in harmony in their natural habitat.

This is an ocean-going trip and is weather and sea conditions dependent. Only the skipper of the vessel can make a judgement call on these conditions which are determined on the day of the charter. Conditions are influenced by tide, wind direction & speed, and sea swell, therefore going out through the Knysna Heads to the ocean is never guaranteed.

Minimum of 4 pax per trip.

Only available December – May: Exploration of the Knysna estuary and the beautiful coastline.

Highlights include:
  • 1.5 hour Marine Eco-Cruise of the Knysna estuary and the beautiful coastline (weather & sea conditions permitting)
  • Stand a chance to spot marine life such as dolphins, seals and sea birds.

Duration: 1.5hours
Inclusions: Cruise and a life jacket.
Exclusions: Food and other beverages (Besides bottled water) is not allowed on this tour. Items of personal nature. Items of personal nature

Guests are required to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure and cannot under any circumstances be late for any charter.
Sea sickness
If this is your first time out on the ocean, you may want to consider motion sickness medications. These can usually be found at most pharmacies.
Children welcome when accompanied by parents, no experience necessary
Please note that this is not a permitted close encounter whale-watching tour.
Minimum of 4 guests required to run this trip.
If the minimum number of guest have not been reached by the time of the service, the trip will either be cancelled or guests are welcome to pay the minimum fee equivalent to 4 adult tickets to proceed with trip.
HOW TO BOOK: the BOOK NOW button for this activity will direct you to our live bookings page.
– Click the BOOK NOW button
– choose your date and time slot
– add the number of adults and kids for the activity
– BOOK – enter your details and proceed with payment
– only once payment has been received, will your booking be confirmed and your Activity Ticket/Voucher be sent to you by e-mail
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