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DEPARTURE TIMES

All day
(subject to availability)

ALL YEAR

Exclusive use of our sleek 50ft monohull yacht, Outeniqua

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For your private function

Looking for somewhere unique to host a private function? Book the exclusive use of our yacht and highly skilled crew. This includes the exclusive use of the yacht and our competent crew. This charter option is ideal for seminars, corporate function and launches, team building and office parties. Please enquire about menu options for group catering.

 

All our trips are ocean going trips and are weather and sea conditions dependent. Only the skipper of the vessel can make a judgement call on these conditions which are determined on the day of the charter. Conditions are influenced by tide, wind direction & speed and sea swell, therefore going out through the Knysna Heads is never guaranteed.

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R 4 700 per hour

 

minimum of 2 hours private hire

 

Catering from R 250 per person

INCLUDED AND NOT

  • CATERING ON REQUEST
  • FULL SERVICE CASH BAR & CREDIT CARD FACILITIES
  • TOILET FACILITIES
  • LALIZA LIFE JACKET SUPPLIED
  • SOUVENIRS AVAILABLE

TOUR DETAILS

RATES

R4 700 per hour
Catering from R250 per person, menu dependent

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

Coming from PE/ Plettenberg Bay: Take N2 to Knysna and turn left onto Waterfront Drive. At the 2nd traffic light, turn left into Gray Street. Park in parking area and make your way through the Knysna Quays promenade. Walk across bridge and you will find our lighthouse inspired ticket office on the right hand side. Our yacht is moored in front of Dry Dock restaurant.

 

Coming from George: Take N2 to Knysna and turn right onto Waterfront drive. Turn right at 1st traffic light into Gray Street. Park in parking area and make your way through the Knysna Quays promenade. Walk across bridge and you will find our lighthouse inspired ticket office on the right hand side. Our yacht is moored in front of Dry Dock restaurant.

GPS COORDINATES

34° 02’29.75”S | 23° 02’53.1”E

USEFUL INFORMATION & TIPS FOR A PERFECT SAILING CRUISE

Sea sickness
It is better to be safe than sorry. If this is your first time out on the ocean, you may want to consider motion sickness medications. These can usually be found at most pharmacies. Prescription medications are also available through your doctor. Most medications must be taken a few hours prior to the trip so be sure to check the label. Once your trip begins, it is too late to take anything. Refer below for some helpful hints if you are feeling queasy.

 

A few helpful hints if you start to feel queasy
Remember sea sickness can sometimes be stopped if caught in time. Sometimes this is all that it takes. Nibble on crackers and sip on ginger ale. It can really help to have something in your stomach. Look at the horizon. Looking at something that is not moving helps the equilibrium.

 

A good breakfast is key!
Very often people will go on their first trip fearing they may get sick and will skip breakfast or lunch assuming that no food in their stomach means they won’t get sick. In fact, the opposite is true. An empty stomach produces acids and can actually make you sick. Eat a good carbohydrate breakfast and rather avoid fatty or fried foods.

 

Keep hydrated
Don’t get dehydrated! When on the ocean it is recommended that you keep hydrated by drinking water or ginger ale but a avoid drinks that are high in sugars. We have a full service cash bar available for you.

 

Keep Warm!
It is always colder on the ocean than on land. Dress in layers and bring extra clothes. Sometimes on choppy days people can get wet and chilled. We will supply you with lovely warm blankets for those extra chilly days.

 

Don’t forget the sunblock and sunglasses!
Water reflects and magnifies the sun rays. Without protection you can get severely sunburned during your trip. Be sure to bring your sunglasses to protect your eyes from glare on the water.

WHAT TO BRING

Camera or Camcorder
Make sure your batteries are fully charged or you have a spare set to ensure you don’t miss the “money shot”. And don’t forget you memory card.

 

Cozy socks!
We have a strict no shoes policy on-board and guests are advised to bring socks during the colder season.

 

Warm clothes
Ideally you should wear a nice warm jacket or hoodie as it can get really chilly out on the ocean. We will supply you with a blanket if the day is colder than normal.

 

Sunscreen and Sunglasses
On sunny days you can get quite sunburned so ensure you have adequate sun protection and sunglasses to help protect your eyes from glare off the water.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

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Map & contact details

21 Waterfront Drive Knysna

21 Waterfront Drive
Knysna
6570

+27(44) 382 0321
+27(44) 382 0421
+27(82) 470 6022
info@springtide.co.za

Regional weather forecast

24°C
Wind: 5km/h N
Clear Skies
Humidity: 53%
Knysna weather
Fri
15°C
Sat
15°C
Sun
18°C

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