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From Cape Town: Trip to Hermanus with Whale Watching Cruise

Product ID: 157923
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Discover Hermanus, the whale watching capital of South Africa, on this day trip which includes shared transfers. Join a whale watching boat trip and observe southern right whales in their natural environment.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French

Pickup included

Pick up at your hotel in Cape Town and surrounds
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a drive from Cape Town to Hermanus along the scenic N2
  • Join a whale watching boat trip for 2-3 hours and see these majestic creatures up close
  • Discover the beautiful nature of South Africa
Full description
Start your tour with a pick-up from your hotel in Cape Town between 6:00 am and 7:00 am. Then depart towards Hermanus via small apple-growing towns such as Grabouw and Elgin.

Upon arrival in Hermanus at around 8:30 am, you will receive a briefing and climb aboard a whale watching boat. Set sail at 9:00 am and look for southern right whales in their natural habitat on a 2 to 3-hour boat trip. 
Arrive back in Hermanus at 1:30 pm and return to Cape Town with a drop off at your accommodation between 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm.
  • Tour guide/driver
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off in shared transport
  • Entrance fees to whale watching boat trip in shared boat
  • Bottled water on board the vehicle
What’s Not Included
  • Meals
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Souvenir DVD

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
This tour will depart with a minimum of 2 passengers. If we do not receive any additional bookings, you will travel in a private car (Toyota Corolla).
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Organized by

Kabura Travel & Tours

Product ID: 157923