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Muscat Dolphin Watching and Snorkeling Cruise

Discover natural beauty in the Gulf of Oman on this 3-hour small-group dolphin-watching and snorkelling cruise from Muscat. Hop aboard your boat and cruise into the Gulf of Oman with your guide. Watch the waters for playful bottlenose dolphins and majestic humpback whales, and enjoy panoramic views over Oman’s rugged coastline. Pull on your mask and snorkel, and swim over rich coral reefs where tropical fish duck and dive. Keep watch for graceful sea turtles and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to four people.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.29 USD
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Marine Big 5 Adventure from Cape Town

Enjoy a 2-hour boat trip from Gansbaai to see great white sharks, whales, Cape fur seals, penguins and more. Visit the ominously-named Shark Alley to see if there are any great whites feeding on seals. Head to other parts of the ocean to look for whales and African penguins, as well as seabirds on Geyser Rock and Dyer Island. With experts on hand, you won’t miss any of the majestic marine wildlife on display.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Duration: 9 hours
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$174.31 USD
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Dolphin Habitat Snorkeling Tour from Hurghada, Makadi or El Gouna

Snorkel among vibrant corals, native fish and dolphins during this 8-hour tour departing from El Gouna, Makadi or Hurghada. Board a comfortable boat at the nearby pier to meet your friendly, experienced captain and crew. Set out into the Red Sea in search of pods of dolphins. Don the provided snorkel equipment and dive in to explore the underwater world, populated by vibrant coral, tropical fish and other marine life. Back on board, enjoy a hearty lunch before returning to the pier. Round-trip transportation from your hotel in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle is included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.00 USD
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Dolphin and Seal Catamaran Cruise from Walvis Bay

Spend 3.5 hours on this scenic catamaran sightseeing cruise from Walvis Bay, where spotting seals, pelicans, dolphins and other marine life is practically guaranteed. Float alongside friendly dolphins on this epic day cruise and check out Cape fur seals that congregate along the shores of Walvis Bay. Get an up close look at local oyster beds where these gems of the sea are cultivated and harvested. Between July and August, the peak of whale season, travelers may even catch a glimpse of these giants of the sea. Tuck into a light snack as you cruise along the bay, and sample some of the famous oysters farmed right in the waters of Walvis. Top off the trip with a toast of bubbly while savoring a glass of sparkling wine.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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$65.23 USD
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Whale Watching and Hermanus Wine Route: Private Guided Day Tour from Cape Town

Spend a day whale watching and wine tasting on this private 10-hour trip to Hermanus from Cape Town. See migrating Southern Right Whales off the coast of Hermanus from June through mid-December. Sample some of the local wines at two estates.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$187.15 USD
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Boat Based Whale Watching from Hermanus

Set out on a boat-based whale watching adventure from Hermanus. Learn about these magnificent creatures from a whale specialist before boarding your twin-hull catamaran, which sets out from the town's New Harbour in search of marine mammals. Depending on the time of year keep an eye out for Humpback, Bryde's, Southern Right whales and even dolphins and seals. Choose to sit inside or out and enjoy onboard refreshments (own expense) as you go.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.16 USD
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Private Boat Red Sea

Private Boat Trip in Hurghada - Just for you and your group! If you are a group of people or a couple and want to be just on your own and have fun on a private boat, this is for you. If you want a private snorkeling charter and don’t want to spend the day with a group of strangers, then this private boat tour is just what you are looking for. Sit back and relax as your captain takes you on the most breathtaking tour available in the Red Sea. Spend the day in an intimate setting with your loved ones, enjoying the privacy and exclusivity of a celebrity. A private boat offers the flexibility to choose between those perfect snorkeling places away from the crowds.At lunchtime, dine on an open buffet lunch of fresh seafood. Then enjoy the rest of your afternoon in the sun before you are returning to your hotel in the early evening.
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$325.00 USD
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$325.00 USD
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Whale watching

See whales off the coast of Mauritius from a speed boat with your small group. Your guide will use a hydrophone in the water to locate where the whales are. Maintaining a safe distance to keep from disturbing the whales, you will be close enough to get some great photos on this late morning excursion.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.53 USD
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Full Day Whale Watching Tour in Hermanus from Cape Town

Swap the hustle and bustle of Cape Town for a peaceful day of scenic views and a whale watching boat trip. No need to worry about booking your own transport as hotel pickup and drop-off is included. You won’t waste a moment, as your guide will point out attractions en route such as Pringle Bay and Fernkloof Nature Reserve. After a delicious lunch, you’ll go on a whale watching boat trip to spot these magnificent creatures in the wild.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$210.32 USD
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Whale Watching from Hermanus

Hermanus is one of the best places for whale watching in South Africa, known for its large number of southern right whales that can be seen from June to December. With this cruise, maximize your chances of a sighting by visiting with an expert guide and enjoy spectacular views aboard a specially equipped catamaran with retractable viewing windows and an open-air top deck.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.04 USD
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At The Top Burj Khalifa & Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo Combo Tickets

How To Use :You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activityYou may also be asked for proof of identity, so please bring along a valid photo IDThe voucher is valid only on the date specifiedRedemption Process :You must redeem this voucher for your entry tickets at At The Top, Burj Khalifa ticketing counterBoth attractions must be visited on the same day (you must visit Burj Khalifa at the time slot allocated while Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo can be visited any time within its opening hours)Opening Hours :Burj Khalifa Choose time bitween 8:am - 11:30pm (Please indicate your 3 referred time)Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo * Sun-Wed: 10:00am - 12:00am (last admission: 11:30pm) * Thu-Sat: 10:00am - 1:00am (last admission: 12:30am) Address: At the Top - Burj Khalifa * Lower Ground Level, Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, DubaiDubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo - * Ground Level, Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, Dubai
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Duration: 1 day
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$55.00 USD
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Dolphin Cruise from Muscat

Keep your camera poised at spinner, bottlenose and common dolphins on this Muscat cruise. As your fiberglass boat plies the waters of the Arabian Sea, search for these delightful marine mammals that often ride the surf and leap over the waves. During migration season, look for humpback whales that skim past Oman’s rugged coast. Enjoy complimentary bottled water and soda plus convenient round-trip pickup from selected Muscat hotels.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.00 USD
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Full-Day Bénitiers Island and Dolphin Watching Cruise with Lunch

Set sail on the turquoise waters that surround Mauritius on this full-day Benitiers Island and dolphin watching cruise with lunch. You’ll float along the west coast in search of playful wild dolphins, then make stops to swim and snorkel. An on-board barbecue lunch followed by sunbathing on the white sands of Benitiers, with an option to explore quiet blue lagoons or snorkel a bit more insures there’s plenty of underwater fun during this all-day tour.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.49 USD
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Swimming with Wild Dolphins and Whale Watching (Breakfast & Lunch Included)

Learn about the diverse marine life in the waters near Mauritius during this roughly 6-hour trip which includes snorkeling, whale-watching, and swimming with wild dolphins. Head to Tamarin Bay by speedboat for a chance to swim around untamed dolphins that call these waters home. After stopping by a popular snorkeling site called "The Aquarium," thanks to its colorful collection of fish, spend your afternoon spotting humpback and sperm whales off the Mauritian coast. This unforgettable marine adventure also includes a guide, snorkel gear, and lunch.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.35 USD
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Dolphin Swim and Bénitiers Island Day Trip with Lunch

Experience the magic of swimming with dolphins during this memorable day trip from Port Louis. You’ll snorkel and swim alongside these mammals in the open sea and spend time relaxing on the white sands of picturesque Benitiers Island. Enjoy a barbecue lunch on the beach with alcoholic beverages and soda, then opt to soak up the sun or snorkel some more in the turquoise waters and quite lagoons that surround Benitiers. Visit iconic Crystal Rock and take in incredible views of Le Morne Brabant Mountains during this memorable all-day event.
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.83 USD
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Whale Shark Spotting in Diani, Kenya

The whale shark is named differently around the world. In Kenya they are called Papa Shillingi (‘myth that God dropped shillings on its body and it adapted the look).This fish is an amazing big animal that is famous all over the world, Whale Sharks are the largest fish in the sea, averaging around 10M in length and weighting up to 20 tons.The shape of the whale shark is very distinctive, unlike most other sharks, it has a mouth on the under side of its broad head.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$343.75 USD
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Full-Day Dolphin Watching Cruise in Mauritius

This 7-hour tour allows you to swim with native spinner and bottlenose dolphins off Mauritius' west coast. Jump in to frolic with the marine mammals in Tamarin Bay, then go ashore at Bénitiers Island for a barbecue lunch. Snorkel equipment included for exploring the local reefs. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$107.76 USD
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Whale Watching Day Trip from Cape Town

Visit pretty Hermanus for a rare chance to go whale-watching from the shore. Southern Right Whales breed in the waters off Hermanus, not far from Cape Town, every year from July through November. The town is uniquely positioned to offer some of the best land-based whale-watching viewing locations in the world, and you can also choose to go out on a boat for more adventure (own expense).
  • Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.71 USD
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Whale Watching Private Day Tour to Gansbaai from Cape Town

The coastal waters off Hermanus are home to a spectacular range of marine wildlife, but the only way to enjoy truly up-close views is by boat. On this private wildlife cruise, spot humpback whales, dolphins, and more in their natural habitat with your guide. Spin through the seaside villages of Betty's Bay and Kleinmond—with round-trip travel from your Cape Town hotel included—and experience the best of the South African coast.
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$126.90 USD
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Marine Big 5 Safari from Cape Town

Get the best possible shot at seeing Africa's Marine Big 5—the African penguin, the Cape fur seal, the great white shark, dolphin, and whale—on this guided tour to Dyer Island. An onboard biologist and experienced crew promise an educational experience focused on learning about the biology and behavior of these marine animals. Additionally, get a chance to visit the African Penguin and Seabird Sanctuary (APSS) either before or after the trip.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$134.75 USD
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Whale Watching from Gansbaai

Enjoy an exciting 2-hour whale watching excursion from Gansbaai. Leave the harbor and head for the cliffs of De Keldar to look for Southern right whales, which mate and give birth in this area every year. Keep an eye out for other sea life, including dolphins, sharks and penguins.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.68 USD
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Wine-Tasting and Whale-Watching Tour from Cape Town

Combine two of South Africa's top activities, whale-watching and wine-tasting, in a single 9-hour tour from Cape Town. Travel to Hermanus to see right whales off the coast or upgrade your tour with an optional whale-watching cruise. Taste local wines in the Hemel en Aarde Valley, then visit Sir Lowry's Pass and Elgin. Tastings and round-trip transportation from your accommodations in Cape Town are included.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.91 USD
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Blue Quest Discovery

Mauritius is known for its wealth of marine life, but knowing the best spots to see native species can be tricky. Optimize your chances of seeing dolphins, whales, turtles, and more on a boat tour from La Preneuse, and gain intimate insight into the Indian Ocean from your guide’s live commentary. Keep energized during a full day of wildlife watching with breakfast, lunch, and unlimited drinks included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$186.89 USD
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Full Day Private Whale Watching Penguins and Wine Tasting Tour from Cape Town

Enjoy the best of stunning Cape Town on this private tour that includes whale watching, penguins viewing, and wine tasting. You'll journey to the rugged cliffside town of Hermanus, known as the whale capital of South Africa. You will cross Sir Lowry's Pass where you may spot the national bird: the Blue Crane. After spending some time at Walker Bay, stop to see Cape Penguins in their natural habitat on the way back. Finally, enjoy a light lunch (own expense) and wine tasting before returning to Cape Town.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$183.94 USD
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