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.

Notable Places in the Area

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

Localities in the Area

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


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