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Sailing Yacht Knysna - 1.5 hour Short sail

Knysna

Activity Description

Although this is our shortest sailing cruise and excludes catering, you will still thrill at the wind in the sails and the beautiful scenery out through the Knysna Heads and along the spectacular coastline. If you love sailing, this experience offers you a little taste of everything. From the calm waters of the lagoon, through the magnificent Knysna Heads and on to the vast expanse of the open ocean, you and your family can enjoy many different aspects of a day at sea with our highly experienced crew. This rare opportunity to combine lagoon and sea sailing means you can feel the rush of the wind in the sails and perhaps even see dolphins and whales, and also float merrily along on the tranquil lagoon, enjoying the view. All our trips are ocean going trips and are weather and sea conditions dependent. Only the skipper of the vessel can make a judgement call on these conditions which are determined on the day of the charter. Conditions are influenced by tide, wind direction & speed and sea swell, therefore going out through the Knysna Heads is never guaranteed.

Arrangements

Duration1 hour 30 minutes
WhenSeven days a week, bookings essential. Please note a minimum of 4 passengers are required to run this trip!
WhereCompany: Spring Tide Charters Outeniqua Peroni Yacht mooring Red and White stripped Light House Kiosk No: 7 The Waterfront -Knysna Quays GPS Coordinates: 34° 02’ 30.3” S 23° 02’ 41.2” E Directions to our Yacht for check-in at the Waterfront – Knysna Quays, Knysna. (in front of Dry Dock Restaurant) Make your way to our lighthouse inspired Ticket Office for check-in. Kindly arrive 15 minutes before departure. GPS Coordinates 34° 02’29.75”S | 23° 02’53.1”E Coming from PE/ Plettenberg Bay: Take N2 to Knysna and turn left onto Waterfront Drive. At the 2nd traffic light, turn left into Gray Street. Park in parking area and make your way through the Knysna Quays promenade. Walk across the bridge and you will find our lighthouse inspired ticket office on the right-hand side. Our yacht is moored in front of the Dry Dock restaurant. Coming from George: Take N2 to Knysna and turn right onto Waterfront drive. Turn right at 1st traffic light into Gray Street. Park in parking area and make your way through the Knysna Quays promenade. Walk across the bridge and you will find our lighthouse inspired ticket office on the right-hand side. Our yacht is moored in front of the Dry Dock restaurant.
WeatherAll trips weather and sea conditions permitting. Sailing out through the Knysna Heads is determined only on the day and by the skipper!
What to WearDress casual & comfortable. We have a no shoes policy on board so bring socks during cooler months. For summer months bring bathing costumes!
Things to BringYou are advised to bring sunblock, sun hats and a warm top or jacket. Don’t forget your camera. Please note we have a no-shoes policy on board our vessel so guests are advised to wear socks during the colder months.
Guests or SpectatorsOnly booked guests

Requirements

Minimum Age0 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelNo Fitness Requirement
QualificationsNot Applicable
Maximum Weight0.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions

Inclusions

Lagoon and Ocean cruise
Laliza life jacket supplied
Full service cash bar & credit card facilities
Toilet facilities on board
Souvenirs available at Ticket office

ExclusionsAll drinks and refreshments are for your own account. Tab payable at the end of the cruise.

Notes

Please note that while this is considered an adult activity, children are welcome on board under the supervision of their parents at all times.
Since we are limited to a carrying capacity of only 12 passengers, children are charged full fare.
Minimum of 4 guests required to run this trip. If the minimum number of guest have not been reached by the time of the service, the trip will either be cancelled or guests are welcome to pay the minimum fee equivalent to 4 adult tickets to proceed with trip.

Customer Reviews

Cool boat ride with a very experienced crew. Well organized and super committed guys! Due to time limit of 1.5 hrs you have to expect a limited tour radius. I would recommend to book a longer tour. Have seen dolphins nevertheless... - Klaus


A very enjoyable experience with a very capable crew. - Roger Ashton


It was a perfect outing and we had a great time. The captain and crew were very knowledgeable and friendly and we will have really fond memories as a family. - Dennis Evans


Our group had a wonderful experience sailing through the Knysna Heads. The crew were experienced and friendly. Would recommend. - Karen Matthews


Great boat. Very nice journey. The crew were very gentle and amicable. We enjoy the trip. - Fernando Jurado




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