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Wilderness, South Africa

Situated right in the middle of the Garden Route, between George and Knysna, Wilderness is a captivating arrangement of rivers, lakes, beaches, forests, and mountains. Wilderness is a popular spot for water sports and is great for birding as many water birds breed here. Make sure to stop at The Map of Africa lookout point, where the bends of the Kaaimans River imitate the African continent. Wilderness National Park has much to offer in terms of outdoor activities, from hiking and canoeing to abseiling, fishing, birding, and paragliding.