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Shark Cage Diving and Viewing in Kleinbaai

Shark Cage Diving and Viewing in Kleinbaai

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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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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$143.96
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Shark cage diving & viewing tours in Gansbaai

Shark cage diving & viewing tours in Gansbaai

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While there are wealth of shark viewing and diving opportunities in South Africa, Gansbaai and Shark Alley in particular, is one of the best areas to experience sharks in their natural habitat. Shark Alley is a channel of water between two islands: Dyer Island and Geyser Rock. As Dyer Island is home to 50 000 Cape Fur seals, it provides ample hunting opportunities for the apex predator. This is a bucket list experience for you to go eye to eye with the worlds greatest predator. With the Dyer Island Group nearby, and home to 50 000 cape fur seals, it is the world’s capital for Great White sharks. Boasting the largest population of these majestic creatures year-round, shark cage diving and shark viewing trips are a must!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$113.56
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Half-Day White Shark Cage Diving from Gansbaai

Half-Day White Shark Cage Diving from Gansbaai

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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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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$188.49
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2-Hour Horse Safari at the Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve

2-Hour Horse Safari at the Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve

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Riding a horse through Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve gets you up close and personal with wildlife in a way you can't accomplish behind the windows of a bus. Even beginners can participate in this safari on horseback, with all instructions and equipment provided for you. With a ranger in the lead, learn about the flora and fauna of the Tsitsikamma Mountain foothills while you ride.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Safari Ostrich Farm Tractor Tour the only Tractor Safari in Oudtshoorn

Safari Ostrich Farm Tractor Tour the only Tractor Safari in Oudtshoorn

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This once-in-a-lifetime Safari Ostrich Farm Tractor Tour is the perfect adventure for families and nature-lovers. Travel the iconic Garden Route and get an up-close look at these giant birds. Stand on ostrich eggs, feed these ancient beasts and learn how the Kenyan Red and Zimbabwe Blue ostriches are being protected by the dedicated workers of this unique arm. You'll learn about these strange looking creatures from your expert guide who will share stories and facts about their skin, feathers and diet as you tour the farm.
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  • 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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Whale Watching from Gansbaai

Whale Watching from Gansbaai

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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Cape Canopy Tour

Cape Canopy Tour

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A mere 1 hour from Cape Town, come play in the Hottentots Holland Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on this half day zipline adventure. Spend four hours in the company of two adventure guides, who will ensure your comfort and safety as you fly over mountain ravines and rivers far below. The zipline course, includes 13 elevated platforms, 11 zipline slides and the highlight of the tour, a suspension bridge above a perennial waterfall.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Knysna Close Encounter Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour

Knysna Close Encounter Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour

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Embark on a close-encounter whale and dolphin watching tour with one of Knysa's only permitted close-encounter tour operators. Step aboard a boat with an experienced captain and travel to the waters just off the South African coastline. During your travels, listen to in-depth commentary about the marine animals' biology and behavior. Keep an eye out for large pods of dolphins, Brydes whales, Southern right and humpback whales.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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SHARK CAGE DIVING and VIEWING (Self Drive)

SHARK CAGE DIVING and VIEWING (Self Drive)

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We are the industry leaders and pioneers, with over 29 years of experience and an accident free track-record. We are Blue Flag accredited, making us a cut-above as a sustainable boat operator. We were the second boat worldwide to have received this prestigious award. We have exclusive welcoming facilities directly on the ocean, with 180 deg sea views. Should you opt in for our transfers, we offer luxurious air-conditioned busses, fitted with TV’s. Our boat is a government approved catamaran especially designed for comfort, safety and stability, in order to minimize sea sickness. We are the only shark diving boat with a round round-edged cage, designed not to harm the sharks in any way. We are the only PADI registered shark diving boat and as environmental conservationists, also greatly contribute towards research worldwide. We guarantee a 5 star, highly educational experience with highly qualified staff and shark expert on each tour. Get a free shark dive, if no sharks are sighted.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Skip the Line: Highgate Ostrich Farm Tour Ticket

Skip the Line: Highgate Ostrich Farm Tour Ticket

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Gain an understanding of ostrich biology and behavior on this tour of the Highgate Ostrich Farm, located on South Africa's Garden Route. You'll be able to feed an ostrich by hand and watch as the staff show how to make crafts from the plumage, eggs, and leather. Finish off the tour with a viewing of the ostrich derby, and stop by the restaurant and gift shop after the tour.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Horse Riding

Horse Riding

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Horse Riding for all experiences and ages from 5years old welcome. Catered and customized riding to your needs and capabilities.
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  • 1 hour
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2-Hour Game Drive at the Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve

2-Hour Game Drive at the Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve

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Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve is home to an impressive number of free roaming safari animals, including the Big Five—lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and Cape buffalo. On this 2-hour game drive maximize your chances of spotting wildlife with a knowledgeable game ranger who knows exactly where to look at each time of the day and enjoy incredible views from an open safari vehicle.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Wild Cat Experience Tour

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Wild Cat Experience Tour

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Learn about the lives of South Africa's wild cats on a 1-hour guided 'experience' tour of Tenikwa Wildife Centre, along the country's Garden Route. Enter the habitats of various cats such as cheetah and caracal and get up close with lions and leopards while your guide provides details on each species and their roles in the environment. You'll also have an opportunity to see meerkats, marabou storks and visit a penguin splash pool. This walking tour is ideal for families or anyone wanting to learn more about these carnivorous creatures.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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Shark Cage Diving

Shark Cage Diving

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We are the passionate pioneers in the industry and stand out miles from our competitors. We take out small groups and depart twice daily for your convenience. We offer silver service and UNLIMITED, quality cage dive time. We offer a full educational on the Great White so that you come away learning about this awesome, apex predator. We do not harm or feed the sharks on our tours. Our motto says it all “We Care, Protect and Educate”.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Shark Cage Diving - Adventure Meets Conservation!

Shark Cage Diving - Adventure Meets Conservation!

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We have been operating for over 22 years with a 100% safety record. Our trips are restricted to 22 pax to ensure a personalised experience for our guests with increased diving time. We are winners of multiple awards for excellence in customer service and experience. We are dedicated to the research and conservation of all shark species via our NPO Shark & Marine Research Institute.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Swartberg Mountain Circular ALL Inclusive Day Tour

Swartberg Mountain Circular ALL Inclusive Day Tour

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We offer an all inclusive tour. No extra entrance fees or other surprises. Our guides are professional and are passionate about nature. We take our time to let you enjoy and take pictures. We have more than 25 years professional guiding and touring experience.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Wildlife Safari in the Garden Route - 4 Days

Wildlife Safari in the Garden Route - 4 Days

This is a great choice for travelers visiting South Africa who want to spot the Big 5. Take the stress out of driving on unfamiliar routes by having a chauffeur to drive you around instead. It’ll be the ultimate hassle-free adventure as accommodation, ground transportation, a barbecue and three safaris are included. You’ll save hours researching which safari parks to go to as a full itinerary is planned out for you, including Botlierskop Private Game Reserve.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$701.81
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24 Hour Volunteering Experience

24 Hour Volunteering Experience

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A once in a Life Time experience of walking in the Shoes of a White Shark Projects Volunteer and meeting the Ultimate Great White Shark!
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$685.53
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Meerkat Safari

Meerkat Safari

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Join us daily at dawn to witness these incredible wild habituated creatures emerging out of their burrows, just in time to soak up the sun before they head about their daily activities. The Meerkat Safaris at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge will bring you up close to these amazing animals. A trained ranger will meet our guests in the Lookout Lounge, where they will enjoy a warm cup of coffee and rusks, before heading to the Safari vehicle by which they will be taken to the Meerkat burrows. On the way to the burrows guests are usually lucky to spot some of the 22 species of animals on the reserve. As there are dangerous animals the guests remain on the vehicle while waiting for the Meerkats to emerge at the break of dawn. The ranger will educate the guests on all the interesting facts and behaviour throughout the experience. Please note that the departure time change according to seasonality. Guests should contact Buffelsdrift Game Lodge a day before to confirm the departure time.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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1/2 Day Wine Trail on Horseback

1/2 Day Wine Trail on Horseback

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Explore a small section of South Africa’s scenic Garden Route on horseback on this half-day wine tour. Choose your route: one path winds through forest on a single track trail, while the alternative is a mix of forest and open fields that allows for a bit of trotting and cantering. Once at the winery, admire the vineyards and enjoy a tasting (optional) and tapas-style lunch (not included).
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  • 4 hours
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4Venture Full Day OffRoad Picnic

4Venture Full Day OffRoad Picnic

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Enjoy an intimate off-roading adventure that includes a 3-course picnic, wine tasting, and the chance to learn about the surrounding landscape from your personal guide. Ideal for couples or families (kids ages 4 and up are welcome), this private excursion takes you far from any crowds. Plus, you can set your own pace rather than being stuck with other tourists on a group tour.
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  • 3 to 6 hours
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Kogelberg Leopards Gorge Hike

Kogelberg Leopards Gorge Hike

The Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve lies in an area of such natural beauty and floral diversity as to be recognised as perhaps the worlds greatest biodiversity hot-spot. The Kogelberg is a range of mountains along the False Bay coast in the Western Cape of South Africa. This UNESCO  World Heritage Site boasts over 1880 plant species in an area encompassing 100 000 hectares in the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom. Stunning views from mountain peaks and cliffs with unparalleled floral displays of Proteas, Ericas and Geophytes, many seen nowhere else in the world. The Cape Floral kingdom is the smallest of the Worlds Floral Kingdoms
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$116.54
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Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary Admission with Guided Tour

Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary Admission with Guided Tour

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Get the most out of a visit to the Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary with a guided tour. Save valuable vacation with this tour, which includes entrance fees and lets you skip the ticket-buying line. With a guide providing commentary on the animals' biology, behavior, and conservation status, stroll through the property to see apex cats, predators, and other wildlife indigenous to South Africa. Each tour has just 16 people or fewer, enabling you to clearly hear the guide and ask plenty of questions.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$19.19
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1 Day Animal Sanctuary and Set Tappas Lunch Trail on Horseback

1 Day Animal Sanctuary and Set Tappas Lunch Trail on Horseback

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The Crags is situated at the foot of the Tsitsikamma Mountains near Plettenberg Bay on South Africa's scenic Garden Route - explore this beautiful area on horseback with our Full Day Animal Sanctuary and Wine Tasting Lunch Trail.  Ride amongst vineyards, farmland, indigenous Fynbos and forest to two animal sanctuaries before stopping for lunch at a pioneering Wine Estate. This trail is suitable for all level of riders and a perfect outing for the whole family - non-alcoholic beverages served to minors instead of wine tastings.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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