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Cape Town: 30 Minute Harbour Boat Cruise with Seal Watching

4.6 / 5

63 reviews

Cape Town: 30 Minute Harbour Boat Cruise with Seal Watching

Activity provider: Waterfront Charters
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From US$ 7.88 per person

Enjoy a half hour cruise around the iconic Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town aboard a double-decker trawling boat. Watch out for seals splashing around in the water, and admire the variety of boats docked along the shore at the waterfront.

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Duration 30 minutes
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  • Explore the wonders and history of the Victoria and Alred waterfront harbor
  • Watch out for seals playing in the harbor waters
  • Enjoy a short but memorable boat ride around the waterfront
Full description
Explore the beauty of Cape Town’s iconic Victoria and Alfred Waterfront on this short, but fun boat cruise around the harbor. Enjoy close up views of seals frolicking in the waters, and admire the array of ships and boats docked in the harbor. From the boat, marvel at the unequaled sights from the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and learn about the importance of this harbor to the community. Relax as you sail around the waters and familiarize yourself with the charms of this historical venue. From the famous seals to the amazing vessels moored at the various quays, there’s plenty to admire as the boat travels around the harbor.
  • A 30 minute tour with commentary of Cape Town's working harbor
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Waterfront Charters booking office, shop 5, Quay 5, V&A waterfront. Next door to Sevruga Restaurant.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This is not a wheelchair accessible cruise
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 63 reviews

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I had booked the 3pm slot 4 the Boat Cruise but i was going back and forth trying 2 locate the pick up point, i ended up calling the office and a Gentleman by the name of Kyle Johnson assisted me by giving me directions over the phone while driving till i got thr, he was so friendly his customer service is excellent' not once did he get irritated by me and he advised he will opt me in the 4pm slot, he made my day as i had already given up.

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January 6, 2020

Retrieving the tickets was very easy and quick, the boat left on time, and the information shared was interesting

March 28, 2022

March 7, 2022

Product ID: 227998