The Garden Route abounds with day walks. For hikers wanting to immerse themselves in pristine indigenous in close proximity to Knysna, the two Woodcutter Trails will revitalize your entire being.
Mt Zebra National Park offers a balance between game viewing and geological features and is a must for nature lovers looking for remote tranquility.
The rugged coastline of the Titsikamma can be hiked from Storms River. For those not inclined to do the renowned Otter Trail, there are two easier half day walks, one to the suspension bridge and the Waterfall Walk.
The boardwalk along the Wilderness lagoon in the Garden Route is ideal for birding or a short pre dinner stroll.
However long you plan to visit the Garden Route, you will always run out of time with the diversity of activities. For nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, a loose itinerary for a week would be and introduction for your future visits.
One of the best ways to explore the Namaqualand National Park is on mountain bikes, but make sure you plan your route in this semi arid region of South Africa.
The Tankwa Karoo National Park offers more than a floral display to visitors. It is ideal for walking and mountain biking through semi desert i the South Africa.