The Knysna Cycle Tour

The Knysna Cycle Tour is a two day MTB Cycling Event which takes place in July.

The Knysna Cycle Tour  is a highlight of the annual Knysna Oyster Festival. It is also one of the major sporting events of the festival, traditionally taking place over the first weekend of the 10-day event.

About 1 500 entries were received for the 2023 Knysna Cycle Tour. The roads and trails in and around the Knysna forest came to life as cyclists took on a 45km, 76km pro, and an 85km MTB ride on Saturday 1 July. On Sunday 2 July they tackled a 40km MTB and the Knysna Toyota Fun Enduro.

The 2024 Knysna Cycle Tour will take place from 28 to 30 June. The Road Race is back! To enter please visit


Updated 2 April 2024