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Shark Diving

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.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching

Boat Based Whale Watching from Hermanus

Maximize your chances of seeing whales with this boat tour from Hermanus. Learn about the magnificent mammals from a whale specialist as you head out onto the water. Depending on the time of year keep an eye out for humpback, Bryde's, and southern right whales, as well as dolphins and seals.
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  • 90 to 180 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 90 to 180 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

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Hermanus Whale Watching and Wine Tasting Tour

This trip combines both whale watching and wine tasting - two of the most popular tours in Cape Town. You literally hit two birds with one stone. Moreover the drive to and from whale watching is so scenic and along it there is a UNESCO heritage site among other impressive attractions.This is a full day tour with nature and is capped by some award winning wines which will help you relax and enjoy time pass before your eyes.You will see penguins, amazing bird species, other wild animals and mountainous landscapes that will take your breath away.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Shark Diving

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.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Bus & Minivan Tours

Marine Big 5 Safari from Hermanus

Embark on a safari cruise in pursuit of the Marine Big 5: dolphins, African penguins, the Cape fur seal, the great white shark, and several whale species. Over the course of two hours, you and your small group of just 15 passengers will head out to where your guide knows these animals like to hang out, learning about the marine environment through guided commentary on the way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Dolphin & Whale Watching

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.
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  • 2 hours
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Dolphin & Whale Watching

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.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

Private Vineyard Tour with a Lunch or Dinner Experience

This is an amazing tour for foodies. Get the VIP treatment and enjoy a hassle-free day with multiple food and wine tastings included. Going on a guided tour saves hours of research time, and there’s plenty of variety too, as you’ll try five estate wines and enjoy a 3-course meal at Benguela Cove Restaurant with wine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Private Sightseeing Tours

The Ultimate Benguela Cove Experience

Get the most out of a visit the Benguela Cove vineyard with this guided tour. Upon arrival, embark on a boat trip out into the lagoon, during which you'll taste four wines while taking in the spectacular scenery and snapping photos. Back on land, take a cellar tour and finish up with a 3-course gourmet lunch with wine and chocolate pairings overlooking the vineyard. All along, listen to in-depth commentary from your guide on the history of winemaking in the region.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Dolphin & Whale Watching

Boat-based Marine Safari from Hermanus

Get out onto the waters of Hermanus, one of the best places in the world to view marine life. Aboard a comfortable catamaran, explore the coastline looking out for the resident Brydes whales, dolphins, seals, and variety of seabirds including the African penguin. Along the way, gain insights into the region’s wildlife from your crew and specialist guide.
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  • 90 to 180 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 90 to 180 minutes
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Nature & Wildlife

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Whale Watching Walking Tours (Land-Based)

WHALE WATCHING WALKING TOURS - in Hermanus, South Africa - - Whale Watching Walking Tours of Hermanus take you on a gentle walk along our very scenic paved walk-ways of the pretty coastal cliff tops for 2 to 3 hours, with our experienced Whale Watching Tour Guide who will take you to all the hidden coves and inlets that the Whales love to frolic in and due to the cliffs being vertical, means that the Whales can literally be only a few metres away from you. A visit to our Whale museum will start the tour. (Entrance fee included in your tour fee).The location schedule will take in 5 to 7 separate spots that are 2 to 4 kms apart so you will travel to each spot by luxury 7 seater kombi minibus (larger vehicles available) and then wander around each location. Tours are conducted at any time of the day that suits you, plus are conducted in any weather, so if your Boat Trip is cancelled due to bad weather, then this tour will (nearly) always be available.MINIMUM group size is = 2 persons
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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Day Cruises

Marine Big 5 Safari: Self-Drive

Africa isn’t just famous for its land mammals, there are plenty of marine species to admire as well. On this full-day excursion, journey off the coast of Gansbaai in search of the “Marine Big Five”—whales, sharks, seals, penguins and dolphins. Afterward, warm up with homemade soup and bread at a local restaurant. You can also visit the African Penguin and Seabird Sanctuary before or after the tour.
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  • 2 hours
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Fernkloof Guided Half day Walk

Fernkloof Nature Reserve is a 4448 acre (1800 hectares) fynbos and wildflower haven in the mountains outside of Hermanas. The park has an array of trails and more than 1600 flower species. A guide helps you choose the trails that suit you best and identify flora and fauna along the way. While learning about the Cape Floral Kingdom, you’ll also see wildlife, birds, and panoramic coastal views.
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  • 1 to 4 hours
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  • 1 to 4 hours
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Cultural Tours

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ChillGuru Hermanus Sightseeing Bus

Get a wonderful insight into the rich history and cultural diversity of this region and get a taste of the varied leisure activities and adventures available to you as a tourist (or local) staying in Hermanus. This is ideal if you only have a short stay - you get a great overview of what to do and see in and around Hermanus. You also get orientated to see what the different areas/suburbs have to offer. From majestic mountain vistas to spectacular golf course fairways. From the diverse fauna and flora of our beautiful nature reserve to the hub-hub of activity in our working harbour. From pristine beaches to the soulful vibrant township life and the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley which is home to our international award-winning wines - we'll show it all to you!Tickets are valid for 2 days, with 3 hop-on / hop-off points. Make use of the ticket to get 25% discount on a wine- or beer tasting at The Wine Glass restaurant & wine bar afterwards!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Fernkloof Guided Walks

Day walkExplore the magnificent Fernkloof Reserve in the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom with local guides. Refreshments enjoyed beside the waterfall in a unique Afro-montane forest .Boasting over 1600 flower species in an area of roughly 1800 hectares . Numerous bird species , many of which are endemic. Home to tortoises, baboons, mongoose and small antelope.This place is a gem.Stunning whale watching posts in season with beautiful panoramas of Walker Bay, Hermanus and the Hemel & Aarde wine valley. Great way to stretch the legs and breathe in the Hermanus Champagne air . Picnic lunch at the highest point surrounded by the Fynbos & freaky rock formations. Choice of various trails ranging from 4 to 14 km to suit your fitness level or time constraints.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Dolphin & Whale Watching

Big 5 Sea Safari in Walker Bay from Gansbaai

Get the best possible chance to see Africa's Marine Big 5—marine birds, penguins, seals, dolphins, and whales—by booking this sea safari tour in Walker Bay. With a marine biologist guide to provide in-depth commentary on the local marine wildlife, keep your eye out for these animals in their natural habitat. Scenic points of interest include Danger Point, De Kelders Beach, and De Platt Beach, which all make for excellent photo ops.
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  • 2 hours
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Other Water Sports

Whale Watching Guided Day Tour from Cape Town

The Atlantic Ocean waters off South Africa are home to a diverse range of marine creatures, but finding the best viewing spots requires local knowledge. On this tour, take to the waves with your guide and cruise to the best whale- and penguin-watching locations around Walker Bay and Stoney Point. Admire native marine wildlife in its natural habitat, with pickup and drop-off at your Cape Town or Cape Winelands hotel included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Hermanus Wine & Fynbos Walk

Rotary Way is part of Fernkloof Reserve , famous for its biodiversity with more than 1300 plant species and 60 km of walking trails. Once on the Jeep track we follow the  gentle rolling path, dressed with colourful fynbos to Hamilton Russell Estate and Bouchard Finlayson Estate where we relax and reward ourselves with a wine tasting. Much of the land surrounding these wine estates are left wild as a conservancy of pristine indigenous fynbos flora.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

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Hemel-en-Aarde Wine Tour

We'll offer a relaxing and wine-filled experience, allowing for enough time to enjoy the picturesque Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) Valley.The Valley itself boasts over 16 renowned wine farms, most of which fall under the official Wine Route. These farms all offer their visitors a variety of renowned and award-winning wines that are usually paired with specialised canapés or accompany delicious dishes and desserts.The Tour is aimed at giving visitors an idea of the diversity of wines that the farms can produce.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Walking Tours

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Special day rates to view Southern Right Whales from the coast -Western Cape S.A

San-lee tours have been doing these tours for more than 10 years. The owner also resides in the area and can therefore add local knowledge to the experience of the traveller.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Food Tours

Gourmet Tasting Menu Experience

Book your spot in advance to enjoy the chef's tasting menu at the Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate. Making reservations ahead of time means that you can have your pick of days and times for this meal of seasonal specialties paired with the estate's wines.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Hiking & Camping

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FERNKLOOF RESERVE FYNBOS WALK

There is no other place on earth where so many different species can be seen growing in such close proximity. More than 1250 species of plant have thus far been collected and identified in the Reserve itself. Aside from flowers the scenery is beautiful and the geology of the area interesting. There is always a possibility of spotting small antelope such as klipspringers and observing tortoises along the path. The gardens provide a lush and shady refuge from the sun with numerous bird species present and baboon troops visit on foraging expeditions.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
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  • 2 to 4 hours

4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

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Mountain bike along the network of trails through the Hemel en Aarde valley

A mtb tour through the breathtaking Hemel en Aarde valley. For those who would like to experience this tour but feel they're lacking in fitness we have Emtb's available.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
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  • 3 to 5 hours
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Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

Wine Blending Experience

R400 | 2 - 2.5 hoursBenguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate is a one stop destination for wine lovers. Visitors to the estate can participate in a hands-on wine blending experience in our state of the art winery. See exactly what happens in our wine cellar and blend your own wine from our estate cultivars.Your Wine Blending Experience will consist of the following: • Welcome drink • Cellar Tour • Tasting of blending components • Blending • Bottling + Labelling of your  own wine *Supplements may applyBookings essentialPlease note bookings need to be made 2-4 days prior to the experienceMin 4 guestsMax 15 guests
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation


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