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Plettenberg Bay Beaches
Dreaming of pristine, unspoilt sandy beaches?
Plettenberg Bay boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in South Africa. The town's 20 kilometres of picturesque Indian Ocean coastline features pristine, unspoilt sandy beaches. Throughout the year, you'll find beachgoers of all ages soaking up the sun and enjoying the many outdoor activities you'll find in Plettenberg Bay.
Lounging in the soft, warm sand is only the beginning. Surfing, skimboarding and bodyboarding are popular among locals and visitors. With up to 12-foot waves, the beaches along Plettenberg Bay's coastline are home to some of the best waves in South Africa. Have a surfing lesson, visit during the “Wedge Bodyboard Classic” or even try your hand at one of our many sea adventure races. You may also want to cast a line or charter a fishing expidition and try your luck along the coast of Plettenberg Bay.
Exploring the underwater world is fun and exciting in Plettenberg Bay, which is home to fish, stingrays, dolphin, seals, sharks and whales - even the occasional octopus!
But you don't have to dive to experience the amazing marine life hidden just below the waves. Plettenberg Bay boasts several impressive ocean safaris, giving you an up-close look at marine life without having to get your hair wet!
There are different beaches in Plettenberg Bay to choose from. There are lagoon areas for young children and there are hot surfing and bodyboarding spots for the more adventurous. Plettenberg Bay is also home to two of South Africa’s premier “Blue Flag” status beaches, the Robberg 5 and Keurboomstrand.