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The walk follows over 1km of wooden board walks and bridges across streams and is entirely wheelchair friendly and ideal for the elderly wanting to visit the forest. There is a number of wooden benches and tables along the trail to sit, snack...more
N2, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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All reviews stretch your legs bird species beautiful birds different species natural forest peaceful walk plettenberg bay bird watching all ages garden route trees nature loop paths km sanctuary
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really great and well laid out. It was very warm so many of the birds were hiding in the shade - not nearly as much to see as my last visit last July.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GC_31427
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an ok walk through a dilapidated Forrest. All the trees that are of age have fallen over and there is a lot of new growth. There are a few impressive trees. We saw no wildlife here. It is not worth the entrance money...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

we love animals and nature, so this was a bit disappointing, too little to see, friendly stuff, toilets ok

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

I have enjoyed this walk numerous times, but now they have raised the price so much I wonder if it is really worth it. Also, last summer in the drought all of the tree ferns died back, which was a real highlight on the walk....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kjkupiec
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We stumbled across this on the N2 route. It's a quick visit (1/2 mile walk) but there are some stunning trees to see. It might not be the redwoods but these might well be the biggest trees you've seen. The path is well maintained and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank klaus2go
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

If you want to experience a forest within close proximity of a drive in Knysna, then this is the place for you. The Knysna forest is so beautiful and so serene. The walk is easy because it has boardwalks and the fresh forest feels is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 007PLC
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Nearly all of the indigenous forests have disappeared. This will provide you with what it used to be like before we chopped it down. Give yourself time to just wander on one of the paths.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GrahamGrape
Reviewed 28 August 2018

What an experience. We have been there a few years ago and really enjoyed going there again. You just can't get enough of the beautiful different birds and the experience of nature.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank koekemoersonja
Reviewed 28 May 2018

All animals should be free. Although this "Cage" called a garden a far better that any other of its kind it's still sad to see how much emotional stress some

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank disaster2015
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

It's a quick loop through the trees for 70 odd rand per person for international tourists. Save your money.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Justin P
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Response from 646craigk | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I didn't see a restaurant there or fairies. Just a great walk through the forest.