Wilderness – The Garden Route

Wilderness Area Information

Wilderness is world-renowned for it’s golden mile of unspoilt beach, mild climate and tranquil setting. This small seaside village is located on the Southern Cape coastline and offers something for everyone. It is centrally situated just a short distance from the Garden Route towns of George, Knysna, Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn, making it the ideal holiday destination. The Garden Route is any outdoor enthusiasts playground with so many activities to choose from such as paragliding, canoeing, hiking, horse-riding and surfing. Wilderness remains a nature lover’s paradise as it is surrounded by forests, lakes, streams, the mountains and Cape fynbos with a number of bird hides and walking trails in the area. Exceptional golf courses, world-class Restaurants and the Garden Route Mall are just a short drive away. Experience unspoilt paradise in this magnificent part of the globe !  

Dining out in Wilderness and Surrounds

Activities in Wilderness and Surrounds

Golf Courses in the Surrounding Areas

Arts, Crafts & Markets

  • Knysna Fine Art Gallery – www.finearts.co.za
  • Wild Oats Community Farmers` Market (Sedgefield)- Saturdays / 7:30 – 12:00 | 044 883 1177
  • Scarab Village Market (Sedgefield) | Saturdays / 7:30 – 12:00 044 343 2455
  • Karatara Market | Saturdays / 8:30 – 13:30 | 083 458 0975
  • The Friday Market (Knysna) / 16:00 – 20:00 (Follow the scarecrows) 044 382 5316
  • Thesen Island Sunday Market (Knysna) / 083 962 7202
  • Harvest Time Community Market (N2 Harkerville just before Plett) Saturdays | 044 533 9094

Spas in Wilderness and Surrounds