Kayaking in Swellendam
If the sound of water flowing down river exhilarates you and you’re not afraid to get yourself soaked, then Swellendam kayaking is for you. These action-packed, guided adventures take residents and holiday makers on an experience of a lifetime. And you’re sure to agree as you paddle yourself down the river, set against the banks of a picture-perfect environment and landscape. From all-day cruises to overnight camps, one thing that is promised is an exciting adventure that you’ll remember for a long time to come. There are many things to do in Swellendam, but if enjoying yourself in nature and meeting new people is on your list, then book yourself one of these outdoor adventures!
There are also several facilities to choose from in the area, each of which employs highly-trained and energetic river guides, who love nothing more than to see clients having fun. Additionally, you can find restaurants, bars and eateries nearby, for a delicious end to your journey or to even kick-off a night of mingling with the locals. When you’re not living your best life down the rapids, take the time to enjoy your surrounds. A quick hike, picnic or even fishing in certain parts of the river are allowed, so be sure to pack your necessary gear, hire what you need for these outdoor adventures – but above all, bring your camera to capture these special memories.
The Greater Swellendam area is a true natural beauty within the Western Cape. Featuring a tight-knit community and historic buildings and of course an incredible location, Swellendam is great to visit with family, friends or colleagues in order to experience an amazing, action-packed adventure together. You can also catch a glimpse of impressive birdlife in the area while taking a walk through this fantastic region and particularly if you’re going to enjoy some kayaking in Swellendam. Floating downriver is one of the best ways to feast your eyes on Clapper Larks, Grey-winged Francolins, Cape Griffons or even the Fiery-necked Nightjar. These are just some of the incredible creatures that are flying free in the area.
Whether you’re travelling with your family, friends or even with work colleagues as part of a conference, the journey will be just what you needed. With a host of additional team-building activities, songs around the camp fire or even quick, impromptu riverside games – all set in the beautiful valleys here. Book your Swellendam kayaking trip today!Read Less