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The Miss Garden Route and Klein Karoo

The Miss Garden Route & Klein Karoo Beauty with a Purpose The Miss Garden Route & Klein Karoo 2010 beauty pageant, in aid of regional havens for battered and abused women and children, was officially launched at the begining of May by last years winner, Louise Muller from Mossel Bay (now a B Comm student […]

Dias Museum

Dias Museum dias museum Old Post Office Tree in Mossel Bay The Dias Museum Complex in Mossel Bay has a wealth of places of historical interest. The most famous is possibly the Old Post Office Tree. This massive Milkwood tree which is over 500 years old is where the 16th century sailors left messages for each other in a shoe hanging from the tree. Mossel Bay Shell Museum The complex consists of three buildings; the Granary, Maritime- and Shell museums. The Granary serves as the reception and info center of the complex with conference facilities. The Maritime museum contains a life size replica of the ship on which Dias sailed into South African waters in 1488. The Shell museum houses a wide variety of shells and portrays for instance, the history of the use of shells by man over the centuries. Live animals are displayed in aquarium. Botanical Garden Mossel Bay The ethno-botanical garden in Mossel Bay is a collection of plants that occur naturally in the Mossel Bay area and which were used by the different people for shelter, food and medicine. The Braille trail makes it accessible to sight. Read More Leila`s Eatery Tsitsikamma Mountain Trail De Dekke […]

Garden Route Casino

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Garden Route Casino – Mossel Bay
Garden Route Casino
The Garden Route Casino, situated in one of the most beautiful locations in South Africa, is surrounded by so many leisure options that visitors are spoilt for choice.
Slot machines at Garden Route Casino
The casino floor boasts 376 slot machines and 16 gaming tables in an elegant setting, accommodating […]

Romonza – Mossel Bay

Romonza – Mossel Bay Every hour on the hour from 10h00 to 17h00 all year round. Running commentary on sights en-route. We sail to Seal Island and stop for a close look at 3000 fascinating seals – don’t forget your camera. SUNSET CRUISES – Relaxed and romantic 1½ – 2 hour cruises around Seal Island and the Bay. Booking essential. (Cash Bar available) EDUCATIONAL AND PRIVATE CRUISES – Enquiries welcome about school groups, tour operators and private functions. WHALE WATCHING – The Romonza was awarded one of the twenty boat based whale-watching licenses in South Africa to observe the greatest mammal show on earth up close from June to November. Romonza is a spacious 16 m ketch and the only Registered Passenger Boat in South Africa licensed to carry 30 persons for boat based whale watching with permit. Passengers are welcome to bring their own picnic baskets along! Rates: (these rates may change during the year – please confirm rates) Seal Island Cruises: Adults: R100 Children under 12: R50 Children under 3: Free Sunset Cruises: Adults: R150 Children under 12: R70 Children under 3: Free ENQUIRY FORM