Great White Shark Excursions & Boat-based Whale Watching

White Shark Cage Diving & Viewing

Great white shark cage diving and viewing half day trips are available daily, as whether permits, in Gansbaai and can be booked alongside your accommodation at a special rate offered by Shark Divers. Tours typically meet early morning from 7 am with a second tour available from 11 am. During peak season there may be an afternoon tour available.

No diving experience is needed to enter the cage and children above 12 can join in the cage diving fun. For those not entering the cage, viewing from the boat is just as magnificent and a thrilling experience. All diving equipment needed are supplied and refreshments are included on board. Your day ends with a light lunch at the operators crew house whilst viewing the video footage of your day trip which is available for purchase.

To book this adventure instantly online, click the BOOK NOW button which will take you directly to the shark diving online booking engine. Alternatively, should you wish our hotel reservationist to handle this booking on your behalf alongside your accommodation, simply complete the ENQUIRY FORM.

Boat-Based Whale Watching

Whale Watching in Gansbaai should be on every nature lover’s bucket list. Directly across the bay from Hermanus, known as the land-based whale watching Capital of the World, you can view these majestic creatures from the unspoilt de Kelders and Overberg coastline.

A Typical boat-based trip will have you exploring our magnificent coastline and bay while looking for whales, dolphins, sharks, seals and seabirds. Apart from the Southern Right Whales, we are able to view Brydes Whales, Humpback Whales and possibly even Great White Sharks. There are many Cape Fur Seals, African Penguins, Dolphins, Sunfish and plenty of coastal marine birds to been seen whilst out at sea.

To book this adventure instantly online, click the BOOK NOW button which will take you directly to the whale watching online booking engine. Alternatively, should you wish our hotel reservationist to handle this booking on your behalf alongside your accommodation, simply complete the ENQUIRY FORM.

Benguela Gansbaai Sharks and Whales Enquiry