Free cancellation: get a full refund up to 24 hours in advance. Learn more

Top South Africa Water Sports

Up
times
icon-filterFilter
Clear all

55 Tours and Activities

Sort by:Default


Shark Cage Diving Tour from Cape Town

Choose to get down in the water with the sharks in a cage or enjoy the show from the decks of the boat on this dive tour from Cape Town. Ride from Gansbaai Harbour to the famous Shark Alley, where you can get up close with the animals or stay on deck. Return to Gansbaai Harbour for lunch and a DVD viewing of your adventure.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
From
$165.35 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
From
$165.35 USD

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: 10 hours
From
$175.77 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 10 hours
From
$175.77 USD

Private Great White Shark Cage Diving and Wine Tasting Experience from Cape Town

Combine two very different, but quintessentially South African, experiences on a single private tour: cage diving and wine tasting. Descend into the shark's natural habitat in a steel cage to see great whites in action off the boat near Dyer Island, then shower up and move on to a lunch (own expense) and wine tasting experience in Bot River. This private tour ensures the ability to travel at your own pace and personalized attention from your guide.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$289.36 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$289.36 USD

Shark Cage Diving and Viewing in Kleinbaai

Delve into cool ocean waters for an extreme adrenaline-inducing adventure you'll never forget: cage diving with great white sharks. Set out from Kleinbaai―about a 29mile (46km drive) from Hermanus―aboard the Apex Predator and cruise out to Dyer Island to set anchor. Then it's your turn to enter the cage and get up close to these magnificent creatures. Don't worry if the water's not your thing: you can also view the sharks from aboard the boat, scoring incredible photographs as they vie with one another for a better look at you.
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hrs
  • Free Cancellation
From
$127.25 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hrs
  • Free Cancellation
From
$127.25 USD

Private Shark Cage Diving Trip With Private Boat and Transfers

Get in the water with one of mother nature’s most fearsome predators on this full-day shark cage diving trip with a private boat and skipper. Skip the crowded boat trips and instead enjoy a dedicated vessel just for you and your group as you come face-to-face with the local Great White sharks. Round-trip transport aboard a private luxury vehicle and light lunch are also included.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
From
$2,725.86 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
From
$2,725.86 USD

Shark Cage Diving Full-Day Tour from Cape Town

Get face to face with a Great White shark, one of the ocean’s most famous predators, during this heart-pounding 6-hour shark cage dive from Cape Town. Travel to Gansbaai, one of the best spots in the world to observe Great Whites up close, enjoying an up-close encounter with one of these ocean-bound carnivores. Breakfast, lunch, and round-trip transport to the dive site are included.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$190.51 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$190.51 USD

Shark Diving Private Day Tour to Gansbaai from Cape Town

If you’re a thrill seeker at heart, get your adrenaline pumping on this private, full-day tour of Gansbaai from Cape Town, including a 3-hour shark cage-diving experience. Board a boat, and sink to underwater depths in a protected cage to see sharks and even whales swimming in their natural habitat. Afterward, pick your next adventure before heading back to Cape Town. Choose to go to Hermanus, Overberg, or Stoney Point.
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$129.40 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$129.40 USD

Cage Diving with Great White Sharks from Cape Town

Spend time watching one of the world’s most feared fish on this 4-to-6-hour cage diving experience in Cape Town. Travel to the ocean off the coast of Gansbaai for a full-day tour. Learn about great white sharks from your marine-biologist guide, and then dive into the water in a cage to observe sharks in their natural habitat. Breakfast, snacks and hotel-pick up and drop off are included.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$191.95 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$191.95 USD

Great White Shark Cage Diving

Get up close to Great White sharks without fear or disturbing their natural behavior on this guided excursion from Cape Town. Head out onto the Cape waters, which are home to the greatest concentration of Great Whites in the world, and go below the surface for a personal and educational experience.
  • Duration: 5 to 8 hrs
  • Free Cancellation
From
$146.30 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 5 to 8 hrs
  • Free Cancellation
From
$146.30 USD

Atlantic Outlook Kayak Tours

This Atlantic Outlook kayak tour is perfect for beginners and experienced kayakers alike. Enjoy a carefree day gliding across the Atlantic Ocean with a guide to lead the way so you don’t get lost. You won’t have to worry about bringing kit with you, as kayaking equipment and safety gear hire is included. Access incredible views of Table Mountain, Lions Head, and the Atlantic Sea Board coastline. You’ll also be able to look out for native marine life such as dolphins, seals, penguins, and sometimes whales too.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$28.76 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$28.76 USD

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
From
$188.71 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$188.71 USD

Kayak and Lilo Adventure into Storms River Gorge

Explore Tsitsikamma National Park's Storms River Gorge on this kayak and lilo tour. Go deep into the park to see the ancient forests, the deep caves, and quiet pools with a guide who will shed light on the flora and fauna of the area through informative commentary. Paddle a double, sit-on-top kayak, suitable for beginners; then switch to a small, inflatable boat called a lilo, specifically designed for reaching narrow, shallows spaces where even kayaks can't reach. All equipment and instruction provided.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$39.54 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$39.54 USD

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 and wine tasting before returning to Cape Town.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$185.48 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$185.48 USD

Whale Watching Tour from Cape Town

This seasonal tour, which takes place between July and December, offers travelers the incredible opportunity to see Southern Right Whales calf from the rugged cliffs of Hermanus. Spend a full day sightseeing and experience the beauty and the wonder of these massive mammals up close.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$79.08 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$79.08 USD

Seal Snorkeling with Animal Ocean

The Seal Snorkeling EXPERTS! Operating since 2009, Animal Ocean have become known as the Seal Snorkeling specialists in Cape Town and have been the TOP rated TripAdvisor activity in Hout Bay for many years! Snorkel with Cape Fur seals at Duiker Island in Hout Bay, Cape Town. Interact with these incredible creatures in their natural environment, surrounded by picturesque mountain and ocean landscapes. Snorkeling at the Duiker Island Cape Fur seal colony offers an intimate wildlife experience like no other! This 3 hour adventure activity includes all equipment, transfer from our Snorkel Centre to the Hout Bay Harbour, boat ride, Skipper, 2 Marine Guides, safety briefing, on-board refreshments as well as use of all Animal Ocean facilities. Have a hot shower before moving on to your next activity, enjoy the privacy of personal changing cubicles, plan the rest of your trip with free WiFi, and enjoy complimentary tea and coffee while relaxing in our comfortable lounge and sun filled garden!
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$64.70 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$64.70 USD

Kayak Trip to the Boulders Penguins from Simon's Town

See the penguins of Boulders Beach from a different vantage point—a kayak in False Bay—on this tour from Simon's Town. With a guide in the lead to provide paddling instruction and navigation, you'll enjoy the scenery on the way to the best possible views of the waddling penguins. Learn about the birds' biology and behavior, as well as the surrounding marine environment, through your guide's engaging commentary as you paddle.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$25.16 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$25.16 USD

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 30 minutes
From
$65.78 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
From
$65.78 USD

Shark Cage Diving Tour in Gansbaai with Private Transfers from Cape Town

Enjoy the ultimate wildlife adventure during this 10-hour shark cage diving experience from Gansbaai including private transfers from Cape Town. Enjoy the ride aboard your very own private luxury vehicle before joining a group boat ride for three hours of up-close time on the water with one of the ocean’s top predators. A light lunch and morning tea are also included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$323.51 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$323.51 USD

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
From
$78.36 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$78.36 USD

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
From
$127.97 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$127.97 USD

Full-Day Whale Watching and Wine Tasting Tour from Cape Town

Combine a whale-watching boat tour and a visit to a local winery on this full-day tour to Hermanus. After a scenic drive along False Bay to Hermanus, embark on a 2-hour whale watch to learn about the marine mammals' biology and behavior. Back on land, choose to visit a wine estate in the Himmel en Arde valley or Stellenbosch before returning to Cape Town.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$178.29 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$178.29 USD

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
From
$212.08 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$212.08 USD

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
From
$126.53 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$126.53 USD

Half-Day White Shark Cage Diving from Gansbaai

Take a thrilling half-day great white shark cage diving trip from Gansbaai for a truly unforgettable South Africa adventure. Enjoy the professional services and extensive knowledge of the guides for 20-minute cage dives in the water up close to the enormous sharks.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$142.34 USD
See Details
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$142.34 USD


mobile_o
Having trouble booking online?
(888) 651-9785
Call (888) 651-9785
Select Dates