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Tourist Information in Knysna

SANParks

There are excellent short walking trails, some suitable for wheelchairs, and hikes in the Knysna forests north and east of town; book walking trails and collect maps and information at this regional office of SANPar…
Tourist Information in McGregor

McGregor Tourism Bureau

Based at the museum, the tourism office arranges hiking permits. There's also a self-guided walking tour brochure for sale (R25) or if you prefer to cycle, grab a map of the local routes and rent a bike (R200 per da…
Tourist Information in Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch Tourism

The staff are extremely helpful. Pick up the excellent brochure Historical Stellenbosch on Foot (R10), with a walking-tour map and information on many of the historic buildings (also available in French and German).
Tourist Information in Clanwilliam

Information Centre

Opposite the old jail, dating from 1808, which doubles as the town’s museum. Ask about the historical walkabout (R50), a one-hour guided tour of South Africa's seventh-oldest town.
Tourist Information in Hermanus

Hermanus Tourism

Although this is not the main tourism office (which is north of the centre), this branch is in a much more convenient location. Staff are exceptionally helpful.
Tourist Information in Kleinmond

Hangklip-Kleinmond Tourism Bureau

Staff are enthusiastic and helpful. They have information on the Kogelberg Nature Reserve, Pringle Bay, Rooi Els, Betty’s Bay and Kleinmond.
Tourist Information in Hermanus

Hermanus Tourism

North of the town centre, this helpful office has a large supply of information about the area, including walks and drives in the surrounding hills, and can book accommodation.
Tourist Information in Franschhoek

Franschhoek Wine Valley Tourism

Staff can provide you with a map of the area’s scenic walks (R40) and issue permits (R40) for hikes in the Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve, as well as book accommodation.
Tourist Information in Montagu

Tourism Bureau

A fairly helpful office where you can pick up a pamphlet detailing a historic walk around the town. Opening hours are slightly shorter between May and October.
Tourist Information in Mossel Bay

Tourism Bureau

Staff are very friendly and can help with accommodation bookings. Pick up a brochure detailing a self-guided walking tour of historic Mossel Bay.