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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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Robben Island Tour

Learn about Nelson Mandela’s remarkable legacy on this guided tour of Robben Island, where the famous leader spent long years of his imprisonment. Cover centuries of history in the UNESCO-listed historical property, which include decades as a military base, hospital, and maximum security prison. Tours include door-to-door pickup and drop-off from your Cape Town hotel; admission is at your expense.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Sunset Champagne Cruise

Cape Town has one of the best locations to see the Sunset from the Sea. With the Atlantic Ocean stretching away from the majestic Table Mountain range, this is certainly a ‘must do’ cruise for locals and tourists alike.  Toast the setting sun from the deck of a luxury vessel with a complimentary glass of local sparkling wine. (A glass per guest, or a bottle for a couple.) A cash bar is available for other drink requirements, including soft drinks. Kids are welcome and have a special price option.Cape Town weather can change five times a day, so our route for each evenings cruise is weather dependable; depending on wind strength, guests will be treated to a choice of routes. When conditions are blustery there is a spectacular tour around the iconic Cape Town Harbor,
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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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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Sunset Zambezi River Cruise with Transport from Victoria Falls

Experience the stunning beauty of the African sunset on this 2-hour evening Zambezi River cruise. Enjoy a champagne toast with fellow passengers as you gaze out over the placid waters in search of hippos, crocodiles and elephants. Unlimited drinks and snacks are a part of this relaxing evening that showcases the best of the famous Zimbabwe waterway.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Couples Sunset Cruise Including Champagne with Tigger 2 Cruises

Speed over the waters off Cape Town on this fast cruiser for a couples sunset cruise. Head for Clifton 4th Beach or Table Bay, depending on the day's weather, then anchor to watch the sunset with a glass of Method Cape Classic sparkling wine. On the way back to Cape Town, enjoy the colors of the fading sun and the view of the city lights blinking on for the evening.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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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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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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Sunset Zambezi River Cruise from Livingstone

The Zambezi River may be known for its raging rapids and wild rafting rides but this two-hour sunset cruise from Livingstone offers travelers the chance to experience a more peaceful side of this famous river with a relaxing ride and champagne toast. Get an up-close look at local wildlife, like hippos, crocodiles and elephants, while you savor unlimited appetizers and drinks as the African sun sets over the stunning Zambezi.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Jet Boat Sunset Cruise in Victoria Falls

Meander down the Zambezi River at sunset on this 2.5-hour jet boat tour near Victoria Falls. Listen to select commentary from your guide while getting close views of the local wildlife.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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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
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PRIVATE ROMANTIC SUNSET & DINNER CRUISE FOR 2 ONLY

Avoid the boatloads of tourists and enjoy an intimate experience on this private sunset dinner cruise.Toast the sunset with a glass of sparkling wine and some light snacks then sit down to a candlelit three- or four-course meal, set romantically with rose petals and accompanied by soft music.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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3-Day Victoria Falls Tour with Zambezi Sunset Cruise with optional Big 5 Safari

This 3-day Victoria Falls tour fills your days with Victoria Falls sightseeing activities and ends each evening with an overnight stay in the well-regarded A’Zambezi River Lodge. A sunset cruise down the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls walking tour through the rain forest are included, and easy upgrades to a helicopter ride over the falls and a game drive are available.
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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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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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
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Full Day Private Whale Watching Penguin and Wine Tasting Tour from Stellenbosch

With so much to see around Cape Town, the only way to do it is to drive. But why drive when you can be driven! If staying in Paarl, Stellenbosch, or Franschhoek, this full-day private road trip is the perfect way to explore South Africa’s Cape Region. Mountain passes, sweeping views of vineyards and orchards, a coastline cruise along False Bay and wildlife spotting along the way, including whales, penguins and blue cranes. Sample local wines and produce before returning to your pick-up location in time for dinner.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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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.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour Whale Watching in Hermanus from Cape Town

Spend a day exploring South Africa's scenic False Bay coast, with a visit to the coastal town of Strand and a stop to mingle with the penguins of Stony Point. This private tour includes a short waterfall hike and a drive through the local 'Apple Country,' but the real highlight is seasonal whale watching from the rocks in Hermanus―known as South Africa's 'Whale Watching Capital.'
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Stony Point Nature Reserve Penguin Colony Via Whale Route

Visit both the Stony Point Nature Reserve—home to a large colony of African penguins—and the Waaygat Whaling Station on this tour from Cape Town. See the black and white birds up close from a boardwalk through the colony, learning about their biology and behavior through a guide's commentary. Tour the remnants of the Waaygat Whaling Station, the former site of whale meat harvesting and processing from the early 20th century, to imagine what whaling life was like on the cape during that time. Light lunch included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Clifton & Camps Bay Boat Cruise

Experience the stunning views that Cape Town has to offer ! Enjoy a boat cruise from Granger Bay to Clifton Beach and Camps Bay - be awed by the breath-taking views of Table Mountain, the Mother City and the abundant marine life that occupy our coastline, have your camera ready for the friendly dolphin pods, the majestic whales, African penguins, cape fur seals and plenty more sightings !Come join us on a boat trip that is unique and personalised !Book now and enjoy the first local beer on us.  Sit back, relax and enjoy a unique boating experience with Ocean Image Boat Rentals & Charters.Food and beverages available on prior arrangement.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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V&A Waterfront Ocean Safari

The Ocean Experiences team are only too keen to share the beauty of the ocean as well as the beauty of the Cape Town Atlantic Coastline on our unique Ocean Safari. Like a game drive on the water you will be cruising in style on our RIB boat while seeing the Mother City from a different perspective.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Table Bay Marine Eco-Tour from Cape Town

Discover the variety South Africa's marine life through this 1.5-hour eco-tour from Cape Town. Board a boat departing from the Victoria and Albert Waterfront and heading out into the ocean for great views of the Atlantic Seaboard, Robben Island, and Table Mountain. Learn about the marine environment's flora and fauna through in-depth guided commentary.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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4-Hour Atlantic Seaboard Private Luxury Yacht Cruise from Cape Town

Getting out onto the water around Cape Town usually requires joining a crowded boat tour. Treat yourself to a far more personal experience with this private cruise to Robben Island and Clifton. The 45-foot (14-meter) yacht is exclusively for your party of up to 12 people. Drinks and snacks are included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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