Tsitsikamma National Park

Tsitsikamma is a Khosian word, meaning "place of abundant water". This incredibly beautiful area is a forest of indigenous plants and old trees such as Yellowwood, Stinkwood and many more. They tower above one another to create a wonderland of greenery around and under you. The fynbos brings gorgeous colour to the forest too and it is a spectacular sight.
The forest is a protected conservation area with gorges and icy pools and beautiful waterfalls within it. There are a number of species of beautiful birds to be seen too.

If you are feeling adventurous then the Tsitsikamma canopy tours is a must for you, this is an awesome breathtaking experience through the indigenous forest and for the not so adventurous, there are exciting and interesting hiking trails through the beautiful forest.

South Africa's first marine national park, Tsitsikamma National Park stretches over 80 km along one of South Africa's most spectacular coastlines and extends more than 5 km out to sea. At the Park there are indoor and outdoor exhibitions portraying the biological diversity of the park. There are several hiking trails including the renowned Otter Trail, a Snorkelling Trail and a Scuba Trail. Wildlife include blue duiker, bush buck, otters, dolphins and whales.

- hiking
- snorkelling
- scuba diving

Sea Life: Dolphins
Birdlife: black oystercatcher, Knysna lourie
Mammals: Cape clawless otter, blue duiker

- 9 km west of the Storms River Bridge off the N2
  • Listings Near Tsitsikamma National Park

  • Kostaplenti

    Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow in Natures Valley
    2.0km North East

    Kostaplenti is situated in Nature's Valley which is surrounded by indigenous forest, mountains, lagoon and the sea. It comprises of 2 units which can be rented separately. Kostaplenti is uniquely placed 30 meters from the beach.

  • Tranquility B&B

    Bed & Breakfast/ Guest House/ Guest Lodge in Natures Valley
    2.1km North East

    Luxury B&B accommodation includes seven double en-suite rooms, one of which is our "honeymoon" or "penthouse" suite. We have 2 Superior Twin/King rooms also located on the upper floor. Our Standard rooms are located downstairs. All our rooms...

  • Nectar Cottage

    Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow in Natures Valley
    2.3km North East

    Nectar Cottage sleeps up to 10 people and has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a hot outside shower, and is fully equipped. Located beachside inside the Tsitsikamma National Park Nectar has a large, private garden with BBQ. The pearl of the Garden Route!

  • Sea Why

    Self Catering Flatlet in Natures Valley
    2.7km North East

    Sea Why is situated within an area of exceptional beauty, the Tsitsikamma, central to the Southern Cape rain forest - the largest remaining rain forest in Southern Africa. Sea Why is a self catering apartment, with its own private facilities...

    Rates from R600.00 Per unit, per night
  • Marlin

    Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow in Natures Valley
    2.9km North East

    Marlin cottage a self catering Cottage is situated in Natures Valley, Western Cape. Marlin sleeps 8 people comfortably. The unique combination of sea, lagoon, forest, fynbos and mountains makes Nature's Valley the perfect getaway destination.

  • Nature's Valley Guest House

    Bed & Breakfast/ Guest House/ Guest Lodge in Natures Valley
    3.5km North East

    Home from home comfort in Natures own paradise. Situated in the Tsitsikamma National Park, Natures Valley Guest House is a place where you can put up your feet for a while and enjoy an almost unspoilt creation. Set in a lush garden amidst the ...

  • Lazydays

    Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow in Natures Valley
    3.6km North East

    "Lazydays"Self Catering Cottage is situated in the idyllic, coastal village of Nature's Valley and is surrounded by the Tsistikamma National Park and the warm Indian Ocean.

  • Antlers Country Lodge

    Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow in The Crags
    6.1km West

    Antler Country Lodge is located in a country setting just outside of Plettenberg Bay. The lodge offers comfortable accommodation in a variety of log cabins and self-catering units.

  • Baywatch - Pinehaven Farm

    Self Catering Flatlet in Keurboomstrand
    6.5km South West

    "Baywatch" Self Catering Flatlet is situated in picturesque countryside on Pinehaven Farm on the heights above Keurboomstrand, overlooking Plettenberg Bay.

  • Fairwinds - Rose Cottage

    Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow in The Crags
    6.6km West

    Our lovely self catering cottage is situated on a small farm 15 minutes from Natures Valley. This is your home away from home! The cottage overlooks a dam covered in water lilies with a few species of resident ducks.

Tsitsikamma National Park Information