Charter a Dinghy in Wilderness, South Africa
Enjoy Wilderness, South Africa by boat! Eco boat cruise for up to 8 people. Enjoy the natural beauty of Wilderness by cruising on the Touw River or Island Lake in a safari style aluminium boat. Encounter magnificent bird life and breath-taking scenery. A leisurely and magical experience for people of all ages. A great way to experience and explore the Wilderness Section of Garden Route National Park. What To Bring: - Dress appropriately for the weather - bring warm clothing - binoculars - camera - hats - sunglasses - sunblock Price: - $15 USD for 1 hour and 30 minutes Price includes chips and water. Other Tours: • Touw River Cruise: A gentle cruise up and down the Touw River, encompassing the reed lined wetlands, forest valley and lagoon mouth, duration 1 - 1.5 hours. The boat takes you past the SANParks - Wilderness Rest camp, pausing to take in the sounds of the forests, then back down the river to Wilderness lagoon. • Island Lake Cruise: Cruise the shores of Island Lake and its island looking for aquatic birds and taking in the scenery. The best time is at sunset or early morning. We only launch on Island Lake by prior booking. The lake is usually home to hundreds of Red-knobbed Coots that accumulate in areas sheltered from the wind. The coots nest on heaps of floating reeds and seem to breed all year round. Other birds include, Little Grebe, Great Crested Grebe, African Darter, Reed, Cape and White-breasted Cormorants, Herons and Kingfishers. At sunset hundreds of Cattle Egrets descend on a patch of reeds alongside the lake to roost. Price: Adult: $17 USD Children: $10 USD If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 8 guests
- Ferries, Taxis, and Cruises
We are located at Wilderness, South Africa.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Outboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 3 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Additional Fees: - National park Permit: $10 USD for foreigners, $5 USD for South Africans