Activities in Witsand

We are situated in an area rich in its historical past and hugely conscious of its natural heritage and eco-sensitive surroundings.

Our safe, tranquil beaches are for walking and swimming, beautiful in the windless and mild winter days.

Various eco hikes, 4x4 eco trails and biking trails are available with an opportunity to spot some of the abundant bird life and diverse Fynbos.

A most popular excursion has become a boat trip to the “Bush Pub”. This is situated along the river with many interesting features to see and experience.

To reach the opposite side of the Breede River from Witsand to Cape Infanta, people have to make use of one of the only hand-operated ferries in the world. This is known as the Pont and is operated from sunrise to sunset.

Witsand is renowned for all kinds of water sport, swimming, surfing, wind surfing, deep sea fishing and river fishing, rock boat and fly fishing, river cruises, canoeing, sailing, spear fishing and snorkeling.

4x4 adventures

4x4 adventures

Witsand Attractions

What's Happening in Witsand

Tourist Attractions

Whale watching

Eco Tourism

Nature Trails

Historical Witsand

Around Witsand



There are many different kinds of accommodation to select from in Witsand. From luxurious villas to comfortable self catering cottages. Find out more...

Kitesurfing in Witsand is rated among the world's best.

The beaches in Witsand are clean and beautiful, with a tidal pool.