Located along the picturesque Garden Route of South Africa, the greater George area is a haven for adventure seekers, offering a diverse range of thrilling activities set amidst stunning landscapes. From rugged mountains to pristine beaches and lush forests, George boasts an array of natural wonders waiting to be explored.
For adrenaline junkies, the options are plentiful. Those seeking an off-road adventure can embark on exhilarating 4×4 expeditions through rugged terrain, immersing themselves in the untamed beauty of the surrounding wilderness. Alternatively, daredevils can test their nerve with abseiling down sheer cliffs or canyoning, known locally as ‘kloofing’, which involves navigating through narrow gorges, cascading waterfalls, and natural rock pools.
Water enthusiasts will find plenty to delight in as well. Canoeing and kayaking along tranquil rivers offer a peaceful way to soak in the breathtaking scenery, while stand-up paddleboarding offers a unique perspective of the shoreline. For those looking to ride the waves, George’s pristine beaches offer the perfect setting to learn to surf under the guidance of expert instructors.
Side Street Adventures
Thrill-seekers can take to the skies with paragliding, soaring high above the coastline to take in panoramic views of the azure ocean and lush greenery below. For a more leisurely aerial experience, helicopter charters offer a bird’s-eye view of the region’s natural wonders, including the iconic Outeniqua Mountains and forest.
Back on solid ground, adventurers can tackle the rugged terrain on quad biking excursions or scale towering cliffs with rock climbing expeditions. For a more leisurely exploration, e-bike rides offer an eco-friendly way to traverse picturesque locations, while guided horseback rides offer a serene journey through forested trails and along pristine beaches.
Adventurers can take their experience to new heights with an aerial obstacle course suspended amongst the treetops, intertwined with an exhilarating zipline.

For those looking for a novel experience, segway tours offer a fun and futuristic mode of transportation through natural scenery.  And for the ultimate action-packed thrill, paintball provides an adventure that’s perfect for groups looking to unleash their competitive spirit in a thrilling outdoor setting.

With its diverse range of adventure offerings set amidst stunning landscapes, George on the Garden Route of South Africa promises an unforgettable experience for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike. Whether navigating through rugged terrain, conquering gorges, or gliding through the air, the possibilities for adventure are endless in this breathtaking destination.

Adrenaline Adventures

  • 4×4-ing
  • Abseiling
  • Canoeing and Kayaking
  • Canyoning / Klooting
  • E-Bike Rides
  • Horseback Rides
  • Learn to Surf
  • Paragliding
  • Microflight Flights
  • Quad Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Segway
  • Stand Up Paddle Boarding
  • Helicopter Charters


Nature trails span from ocean to mountain, over rivers, around lakes and dams, and through indigenous and planted forests – an array of wide-open spaces are at your feet, to walk, run or cycle.  George has more than 2,000km of mapped trails, and local nature guides to help you explore.



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