Property in Wilderness
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Property in Wilderness
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With one of the world’s mildest climates, gorgeous beaches, meandering rivers, lakes, lush wetlands and misty forests, Wilderness is a place which few can rival. Once the only accommodation that the town offered was a rustic stone farmhouse but the area has grown steadily, fast becoming one of South Africa’s top spots for a scenic getaway while maintaining its integrity and charm.
The seaside town offers an atmosphere of tranquillity and calm, as well as an extremely enviable slower-paced lifestyle, which will soon have you relaxed and at ease. The warm, welcoming residents add to the area’s allure, while the pristine natural beauty is a photographer’s dream.
Property in Wilderness is extremely desirable, located close by to the beach and national park and offering a comfortable, unsurpassed lifestyle. Why not leave the frantic city behind and relocate to the quaint town to start your own business, catering for the local residents and busy tourist industry? The town has a wealth of business opportunities, from starting your own café to opening a specialist boutique.
Situated between the Kaaimans River and the Goukama Nature Reserve and bordered by the Outeniqua Mountains, Wilderness is optimally positioned along the famous Garden Route. Spend the day building sandcastles in the sunshine or hop on a boat for a cruise around the bay. Water-sports enthusiast will find plenty to do, while fishermen can try their luck angling in the sea or five rivers within the area. Wilderness has five rivers, five lakes and two estuaries within the astounding national park which spans over 2500 hectares.
Nature lovers will delight in the many walking trails within the park, which offer magnificent vistas of the surrounding countryside, while bird watchers will be enraptured by the numerous species which are home to the region.
The more adventurous can try hang-gliding, paragliding, mountain-biking or horse riding, for some thrilling, adrenaline-pumping fun. The whales, who return to the shores annually to mate and calve, are one of the area’s most popular attractions. Wilderness is a prime whale-watching spot and witnessing the gentle giants gracefully gliding through the sea is a phenomenal sight which you will not soon forget.
Gaze down at the churning, frothing waves, from the astonishing Dolphin Point viewpoint, or venture along Kaaimans River Bridge to enjoy unparalleled views and outstanding photographic opportunities. Visit the ancient Woodville Tree and tiptoe through the mystical forest, or paddle along the Touw River for illusive sightings of the rare Finfoot and other birds.
Wilderness is a place of tremendous natural beauty, offering its residents a tranquil, laid-back lifestyle which is difficult to beat. The tiny coastal town is one of the Garden Route’s unquestionable gems and it is easy to see why people fall in love with it and never want to leave.