So many things to see and do in Wilderness and the surrounding areas!
RivierView Self-Catering Accommodation in Wilderness is the perfect base from which to explore the Garden Route.
There is so much to do in Wilderness itself: truly something for everyone.
Experience live music, arts, crafts and delicious food every day of the week ! Take a walk through the village and experience the happy, laid back holiday vibe that is Wilderness.
If you are feeling energetic, this is the place for beautiful hiking trails, bird watching, whale watching, paragliding, surfing, kite surfing, horseriding and canoeing. Take in the magnificent views of the beach and the Kaaimans river from Dolphin’s point or view the world from up high at the Map of Africa and watch how the Kaaiman’s river carves out the map of our continent!
A must visit is The Woodville Big Tree and Wandelpad Forest Walk. For more about the Big Tree and other trails in the area click here.
Using RiverView Self-Catering in Wilderness as your base, you can plan day trips with ease:
In George ( 15kms away) visit :
- Garden Route Mall
- Redberry Farm and pick your own strawberries
- Outeniqua Farmer’s Market – Saturdays
- Donkey Sanctuary
- Outeniqua Transport Museum
- Garden Route Botanical Gardens
- Power Van
In Sedgefield (15kms away):
- Timberlake Village (en-route to Sedgefield from Wilderness)
- Wild Oats, Scarab and Mosaic Markets for breakfast, music and crafts (Saturdays)
- Hikes and trails
- Classic Cars
Knysna and Plettenberg Bay are a little further away but well worth the scenic drive:
Visit the Knysna Heads, enjoy a boat trip to Featherbed Nature Reserve or a cruise on the John Benn. Do not miss out on a visit to see the gentle giants at The Knysna Elephant Park. You can also visit the Global Village in Plett, Monkeyland, Tenikwa, or go Dolphin and Whale Watching.
Please ask us for more information as there is truly so much to see and do in the Garden Route!