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  1. South Africa
  2. Garden Route
  3. Gans Bay

Gansbaai: Whale Watching Trip by Boat

Product ID: 65206
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Jump aboard for a spectacular 2-hour whale watching experience along the cliffs of De Kelders. Look for southern right whales and other marine life swimming around you, on board a boat that is never crowded.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Get up close to Southern Right Whales in their natural environment
  • Encounter the marine wildlife of the Western Cape
  • Cruise close to the cliffs of De Kelders
Full description
Launch from the quaint fishing harbor of Gansbaai and travel along the cliffs of De Kelders. Enter a nature reserve with the highest concentration of whales in South Africa.

Look for southern right whales in their natural environment, along with dolphins, Cape fur seals and sharks. Keep an eye out for humpback, minke and Bryde's whales frolicking in the ocean. Catch a glimpse of the beautiful orcas, False killer whales and enchanting African penguins.

Return back to the harbor at the end of your boating adventure.
Includes
  • Entrance fees
  • Boat ride
  • Professional guide
What’s Not Included
  • Please note that the listed price does not include a R5 parking fee (payable at check-in)
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Buitekant St, Gansbaai Harbour. When you enter the harbour's main gate - proceed down the road and look out for the local operator's office on the left hand side.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Please bring warm clothes, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, your camera and/or video camera and binoculars
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 32 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.7/5

Organized by

Ivanhoe Sea Safaris

Product ID: 65206