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Wilderness

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On a vacation in Wilderness, a coastal resort town on the Garden Route, you'll have easy access to a multitude of nature trails and activities set among the rivers, beaches, and forests of Wilderness National Park and Goukama Nature Reserve. The seaside town, surrounded by lakes and lagoons, makes an ideal spot for exploring various adventure sports, from mountain biking and horseback rides, to abseiling in the river canyon. If you're planning a relaxing trip, lounging on the beaches, picnics, and drives to scenic viewpoints are some of the things you can add to your Wilderness itinerary. Wilderness is in Western Cape. Plan how to spend your time in Wilderness and other destinations in South Africa using our South Africa road trip website .
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Where to stay in Wilderness

The picturesque resort town of Wilderness boasts a varied accommodation selection for its visitors. Numerous lodging options line the scenic coastline, overlooking the pristine beaches in or near the small town. Rental properties and charming guesthouses offer panoramic sea views, lush garden settings, and easy access to beaches and the village facilities. Luxury lodges and villas can also be found, as well as some large hotels and resorts.
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