Knysna

Knysna, pearl of the scenic , sits between and . Perennially green thanks to a Mediterranean Maritime climate with rain falling throughout the year, Knysna is mantled by indigenous forests extending into the area.
Photo: .prometheus., CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Golf course
is situated 3½ km northwest of Knysna. Photo: Pvt pauline, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a settlement and seaside resort town 15km west of Knysna in in the province of . is situated 4½ km southwest of Knysna. Photo: Meraj Chhaya, CC BY 2.0.

Knysna

Latitude
-34.0357° or 34° 2' 8.6" south
Longitude
23.0485° or 23° 2' 54.5" east
Open Location Code
4GQ5X27X+P9
Population
51,100
United Nations Location Code
ZA KNY
Elevation
9 metres (30 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1490089707
Geo­Names ID
988698
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Knysna
  • Arabic: كنيسنا
  • Armenian: Նայսնե
  • Cebuano: Knysna (kapital sa munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Knysna
  • Chinese: 克尼斯納
  • Chinese: 克尼斯纳
  • Danish: Knysna
  • Dutch: Knysna
  • Egyptian Arabic: كنيسنا
  • Esperanto: Knajsno
  • Esperanto: Knysna
  • Estonian: Knysna
  • French: Knysna
  • German: Knysna
  • Hebrew: נייסנה
  • Italian: Knysna
  • Japanese: ナイズナ
  • Malagasy: Knysna
  • Norwegian: Knysna
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Knysna
  • Pedi: Knysna
  • Polish: Knysna
  • Portuguese: Knysna
  • Romanian: Knysna
  • Russian: Найсна
  • Russian: Найсне
  • Silesian: Knysna
  • Spanish: Knysna
  • Swahili: Knysna
  • Swedish: Knysna
  • Ukrainian: Книсна
  • Venda: Knysna
  • Zulu: IKnysna
  • De Nysna

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