Activities

Plettenberg Bay is the place to be for those who love the outdoors. Hiking, biking, thrilling adventures and African wildlife are just a few of the activities that attract so many people to "Plett" - as we locals like to call it. Whether you want to watch the marine life or hang with monkeys in the trees, walk the Robberg Nature Reserve or dive with seals, there is no more spectacular place to enjoy the outdoors than Plettenberg Bay.

So many choices. So little time.

On the farm

Relax and have a braai! Each guest cottage has its own braai (barbeque) and outside sitting area overlooking the Roodefontein - Piesang River Valley with the majestic Garden Route mountains in the background.

Have a stroll over the farm or go fishing. We have four dams on the farm, for those who fancy catch & release - just bring your own fishing rod. The Plettenvale Wine Estate is just a 2 minute walk from the cottage, for those who enjoy the fruit of the vine.

Beaches

Dreaming of pristine, unspoilt sandy beaches? Plettenberg Bay boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in South Africa. The town’s 20 kilometres of picturesque Indian Ocean coastline features pristine, unspoilt sandy beaches. Throughout the year, you’ll find beachgoers of all ages soaking up the sun and enjoying the many outdoor activities you’ll find in Plettenberg Bay.

Hiking Trails

The Plettenberg Bay region is surely home to one of the finest collection’s of hiking trails in the world. This is where the coastal platform narrows on the Garden Route, bringing the mountains near to the sea. Deep and ancient river gorges; evergreen forests; colourful fynbos and a spectacular stretch of coastline provide the ideal location for hiking enthusiasts. There is also a large variety of walks in this region ranging from under an hour to six days in duration.

Animal Encounters

Plettenberg Bay’s animal sanctuaries and animal rehabilitation centres are ‘must-do’s’ for visitors to the Garden Route. Enjoy - Monkey Land, Birds of Eden, Jukani Cat Sanctuary, Tenikwa, Elephant Park, Birds of Pray and Whale Watching!

Thrilling Adventures

Plettenberg Bay adrenalin adventure activities for adrenalin junkies – from extreme sport offerings in and around Plett to tourist activities with more than just a touch of thrill. Here to name but a few: Kloofing & Canyoning, Sea Kayaking, Zip Lining, Bungy Jumping and much, much more ...

Robberg Nature Reserve

Nothing beats a hike around Robberg Nature Reserve! Stunnig views over the bay, the mountains and the fast Indian Ocean. You haven't expirienced Plett if you haven't done the hike!