Things to do in Jeffreys Bay

Things to do in Jeffreys Bay


Home to the perfect wave! Variety of Surf Spots catering to all levels of wave rider.

Surf lessons

Book your surf lesson with African Ubuntu today. All levels and experienced coaches.

Surf trips

When there are no waves in J-Bay head out to some lesser known spots.


Excellent fishing year round.

Skate Park/Bowl

If there are no waves the skate bowl/park is where most surfers spend there day.

Game Tours

Several places to visit and see members of the Big 5.


The unspoilt nature provides some excellent hiking trails, including the world famous Otter Trail

River Rafting

Get the adrenaline pumping as you tackle the rapids.

Horseback Riding

Beautiful beach rides and nature trails cater to all levels of rider.

Scuba Diving

Numerous shipwrecks and an abundance of fish enjouing the aghulas current make scuba diving a fascinating activity.

Whale Watching

Every year the migrating whales make their way to Hermanus to give birth, and whales can be seen breeching on almost every day during the season.

The Baviaans

Baviianskloof offers a spectacular scenic treasure-chest, and supports a rich diversity of flora and fauna.

Township Tours

Guided tours aim to give tourists a glimpse of how the majority of South Africans live.


Jeffreys Bay is famous for its Shell Museum, housing amazing displays of shells and general info.


Visit rural villages, where time has not changed much. Meals can be arranged with local families.

Cave Paintings

The first man was the immediate ancestor of the Khoi-San people, and their ancient cave paintings offer insights into a very primitive and amazing people.

Shell festival

Every September the town buzzes with the Shell Festival, drawing crowds from all over the country.

Animal Sanctuary

Several great reserves are around. Monkeyworld, wolf sanctuary, birds of prey, elephant sanctuary.


Some top golf courses are in the area, and Jeffreys Bay Golf Club is open all year round.

Bungee Jumping

The highest bungyjump in the Southern Hemisphere! 220m of sheer adrenailine follows the leap off Bloukrans Bridge.

Blackwater Tubing

A fun adventure riding giant inflated tubes down the Storms River.

Sand boarding

Exciting sandboarding day trips can be arranged in nearby Aston Bay.


Sailing is popular among the older crowd but not exactly Jbay’s biggest attraction.


There is a variety of places where Abseil companies send there fearless groups.


The Billabong Factory Shop has become a huge tourist magnet for the town. Pick up low priced surf gear.


For the mullets out there, there is a paintball operation.

Mountain Biking

Some fun trails but the area is not set-up for serious jumps and trick riding due to coastal plain.

Deep Sea Fishing

Theres big fish out there, many boats offer day trips to catch the big one.


Yoga classes are offered by several people in J-Bay. Our sun lounge is a beautiful morning studio for those who prefer to do it on their own.

Bird Watching

An abundance of birds makes the area a birdwatchers paradise.


contact us


Phone: +27 42 296 0376
Eastern Cape, South Africa
8 Cherry Street, Jeffreys Bay, 6330