2,5 Hour Sunset Sailing Cruise in Knysna

  • About 2 hours


An ocean sunset in Knysna is an experience you'll remember forever. Experience an exquisite Knysna sunset aboard our luxury 44 foot sailing catamaran sipping on a glass of chilled bubbly. Experience the natural beauty of the magnificent Knysna estuary, consisting of coves, bays, and beaches along the way. We depart from Sirocco, sail through the Knysna headlands (weather permitting) and into the Indian Ocean.

Good to know

  • Please make sure to be on time since we depart strictly as per departure times.
  • Access through the heads can only be determined once we are there and are dependent of the tide. Best time to pass is during high tide
  • We have a toilet onboard, but please try to use the bathrooms on Thesen Island before you board
  • No smoking on board please.


  • 1 Glass of local bubbly per adult
  • Cash bar on board


  • Medium Oysters available by pre-booking at Sirocco restaurant. R30 each
  • Gratuities (optional)


  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Hat
  • Binoculars
  • Warm clothing
  • Swimming gear
  • Towel


  • Comfortable clothing

Secure Payments
Safe, simple payment. We never store your credit card details.
Easy Cancellation
Full refund on cancellations up to 24 hours before activity starts.
Friendly Help
We're available 24/7 to make sure your experience is amazing!

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What a great experience.
The crew were warm and so helpful.

October, 2019

A truly amazing experience. I cant wait to go again

September, 2019

Nice yacht and trip was an excellent one

December, 2017

We really enjoyed our sail. Simon and Neil were very friendly and made us feel at home.
We saw dolphins and seals very close up.
The catamaran was great for lounging and enjoying the views.

July, 2018

Safety good. Seen everything there is to sea. Friendly people making bookings and on board.

August, 2022

We have sailed with Ocean Sailing Charters twice, and both times were great. Excellent staff, great service every time.. The most enjoyable part for us is the nature surrounding the lagoon. Lots of gorgeous bird life and dramatic scenery. We would be happy to not have music play and enjoy the sounds of nature, but understand that the usual folks like to have a 'party vibe' and with that, it's better to book a group big enough to exclude having to sail with random people on board, but we have not had the opportunity to do this yet and look forward to sailing with the team again in the near future.

July, 2022

A must do in Knysna!
Extremely friendly staff, a beautiful boat and the perfect setting.
Regardless of our group of 4 being the only booking, Ocean Sailing Charters was willing to take us out on their amazing catamaran for a relaxing afternoon. Super accommodating and professional! 10/10

August, 2022

Our skipper on the Bellavita was very friendly. Thank you for contributing to making our Garden route visit amazing. We will definitely be back again!

July, 2022

We had the most incredible afternoon on board ocean rhythm. The crew were exceptionally professional, friendly and attentive. I would highly recommend booking a sunset cruise. This was a definite highlight of our weekend in Knysna.

August, 2022

It was an awesome experience.

The crew was very informative, professional and accommodating.

Beautiful Catamarans!

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Medium Cancellation Policy

The guest can cancel free of charge until 48 hours before arrival. The guest will be charged the total price if they cancel in the 48 hours days before arrival.

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The beauty of Table Mountain, Lions Head and the Atlantic Sea Board coastline from the comfort of our kayaks is unrivalled. Dolphins, seals, penguins, Sunfish and occasionally whales frequent our Cape Town.

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R990 per person
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R990 per person
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