The Bitou Blog

Top 5 Hiking Spots around Plettenberg Bay

Posted on Mon May 17, 2021 in Attractions and Activities.

This is a tough one. How does one choose one’s favourite Plettenberg Bay hikes … beach…? forest….? river….? mountain….? In Plett we have them all!

But these are probably my top five:

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Paddling the Bitou River

Posted on Mon May 17, 2021 in Attractions and Activities.

The canoe bobs lightly as you reach for the paddle. In seconds you’re hidden from the Lodge.

You could almost be in Botswana – the paddle leaves sparkling swirls behind you and the canoe slides softly between banks of reeds. It’s just you, the water and the sky. No other human trace in sight. A pair of African Fish Eagles call overhead, on the hunt. Moorhens run across lily pads in front of you. Dragonflies flit lazily from blue lily to green reed. Mmmmm…. Botswana….

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Keurbooms River Adventure, anyone?

Posted on Mon May 17, 2021 in Attractions and Activities.

Costume? check… Hat? check… Sunscreen? check…

And you’re good to go ! Where?? Up the Keurbooms River!

How exactly? Well…

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