Wilderness is a romantic, tranquil little village 15 km east of George. It is 20 minutes away from George airport and centrally located for day trips to Oudtshoorn (1hr) with its Cango caves, ostrich farms and Wildlife ranch with Cheetahs and Crocodiles, Knysna (30 min) with its oyster farms and ferry rides, Plettenberg Bay (45min), and even to Addo Elephant National Park (3hrs).
Known as the jewel of the Garden Route, Wilderness caters for all moods. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, some quiet time or adventure, you will find it here. It’s beautiful, unspoilt vast stretches of beach is ideal for those leisurely walks or sitting on the beach with a picnic basket, watching the sunset. Make your selection from a number of restaurants for that romantic candle light dinner. Stroll through the craft markets or along the Touwriver boardwalk or just find a bench to sit and listen to the sounds of nature.
If it is adventure you are looking for there is plenty to do. Go abseiling in beautiful Kaaimans Gorge, tandem hangliding or paragliding over Wilderness. Surf’s up in Vic Bay, canoeing on the Kaaimans or Touwriver, hike the well marked Giant Kingfisher Trail to a waterfall for a picnic and swim, take a cycling tour or go horse riding or mountain biking.
If you are a golfer don’t miss the opportunity to play a round of golf at the world renowned Fancourt Golf Resort or the picturesque George Golf course. There are off course also the Knysna and Plettenbergbay golf courses.
You can visit Botlierskop for a game drive or just spend a few hours angling. When the famous Outeniqau choo-choo steam train is in operation, take a ride to Mosselbay or Knysna.
The L'Azur apartment offers stylish self catering accommodation in a secure complex. You can enjoy the beautiful views of the Touw River and Wilderness beach, while you are braaing on the balcony. It is conveniently situated near the Wilderness Village and within walking distance of the beach, Touwriver, craft markets, quaint shops and restaurants.