There is so much to see and do in and around the town that Plettenberg Bay is recommended as an ideal base from which to explore the Garden Route of South Africa. Whether you are looking for peace and relaxation or an active holiday, the surroundings offer something for every taste. We will be happy to advise you and help you plan your leisure time. We are also happy to help you plan your excursions or make bookings or reservations for our guests. We will be pleased to provide you with further information about the activities. Here is a selection of leisure activities in the surroundings of Plett. A minimum stay of 3 to 4 days is suggested just to relax and enjoy the surrounding area, but also to explore the plethora of activities.
Robberg Island is a protected area in Plett where visitors can have a walk down to the beach or just have a picnic on top of the mountain with a tremendous view of Plettenberg Bay
Rock, fly, beach and deep sea fishing are practised and fishing safaris are offered
Diving, snorkelling, sea kayaking, sundowner cruises, fishing charters, ferry trips, boat and canoe hire, Hobie Cat sailing, surfing and kite surfing are very popular
Bloukrans Bridge Bungee Jumping:
Watching people using the highest commercial bungee jump in the world at Bloukrans River Bridge. This is for the adrenalin seekers, not for the faint hearted
Between June and November the shoreline here teems with whales. The tourism office provides maps, which one can use to explore and find the perfect whale watching spot