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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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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
  • Free Cancellation
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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
  • Free Cancellation
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Whale Watching Tour in Hermanus with Private Transportation

Experience an up close and personal encounter with the 'gentle giants' of the ocean that promises to be an 'experience to be treasured'. Hermanus hosts the bulk of the Southern Right Whales that migrate to South Africa. In addition to the Humpback and Brydes whales an abundance of other marine life can be seen. The whale watching trip begins with an on-land briefing led by our whale specialist guide before heading down the jetty to our catamaran. We then set off from the Hermanus New Harbour in search of the ‘gentle giants.’ The purpose-built catamaran provides superior viewing and comfort and during the Hermanus whale tour the friendly, knowledgeable crew add that personal touch allowing for an all-round great experience, from ensuring the perfect photo opportunities are not missed to serving complimentary light refreshments.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Clifton Shores Private Luxury Yacht Cruise from Cape Town

Climb aboard our beautiful 45 foot Princess Yacht and enjoy a relaxing scenic cruise along Cape Town's Atlantic shoreline to Clifton. Spend 45 minutes at anchor in Clifton while enjoying a glass of sparkling wine and snacks. The Yacht can take up to 12 passengers and is completely private.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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3-Hour Clifton Shore Private Luxury Yacht Cruise from Cape Town

Climb aboard our beautiful 45 foot Princess Yacht and enjoy a relaxing scenic cruise along Cape Town's Atlantic shoreline to Granger Bay and Clifton. Spend 45 minutes at anchor in Granger Bay and 45 minutes at anchor in Clifton while enjoying a glass of sparkling wine and snacks. The Yacht can take up to 12 passengers and is completely private.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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
  • Free Cancellation
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V&A Waterfront Seal Snorkeling

Come and experience one of the most popular and unique activities the Mother City has to offer. The Ocean Experiences team are only too keen to share the beauty of the ocean and its most playful mammals with you as well as the beauty of the Cape Town Atlantic Coastline. On our seal snorkeling experience, you will not only learn about the Cape fur seals habits, but you will also get to experience their friendly nature first hand. The tour includes a picturesque drive from the V&A Waterfront past all the well know sites of the Cape including Lions head and the 12 Apostles on the way to one of the biggest seal colonies found on the Atlantic seaboard. On our seal snorkeling trips, you also have the chance to see Dolphins, Whales, Penguins, Sun Fish and much more.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • 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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Romantic Cruise

LOVE IS IN THE AIR !! The month of love is just around the corner and we’re getting in the mood ! And, just because we’re feeling all lovey dovey, we’re offering a fabulous boat cruise, for just the two of you, how romantic !!Valentine’s Day, is the perfect moment to share some extra love with your significant other and treat them to what makes their heart sing !! And not only for Valentine's Day ! Birthday, Anniversary, Engagement, or just to spoil your loved one, surprise your better half with a romantic cruise, from Granger Bay to Clifton Beach and back.Remember, the best views of Cape Town are from the ocean !! Price includes a private 2h boat cruise for 2 people, a skipper, and bottomless bubbly ( or wine /beers/ cold drinks if you prefer), to make this moment unforgettable !!
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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9-day Cape Town to Durban via Wild Coast Spectacular Adventure

The Wild Coast is a stunning section of Eastern Cape coastline stretching from East London in the south to the border of KwaZulu-Natal in the north. It is the home of the Xhosa people and incorporates estuaries, sandy beaches, natural heritage sites, craggy cliffs, waterfalls, and rolling hills, providing spectacular scenery and real authentic traditional experiences... Have a 3 day tour of Cape Town where the best of the area will be showed to you, then the Garden Route where you visit the Cango Caves, Featherbed Eco Experience, Bloukrans Bridge Bungee Jump (optional), Whale watching Nelson Mandela Bay, Addo Elephant Park game drive and night game drive, Bawa Falls, “Execution Rock”, Nelson Mandela Museum at Qunu, Eastern Cape Wild Coast, “The Hole in the Wall” Coffee Bay, sleep in a rural rondawel (hut) of a traditional Xhosa village, Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve, KZN South Coast. Please book this tour at least 60 days in advance.
  • Duration: 9 days
  • Duration: 9 days
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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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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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Ocean Wildlife Encounter

Ocean Wonder is an owner run service that offers boat based Ocean Wildlife Encounters. These intimate trips don't follow any set route. Instead, I'm guided by my understanding and ongoing observation of this environment, the creatures in it, and the ever changing water and weather conditions.These trips are all about finding and, where possible, interacting with some of the amazing creatures that frequent the rich waters around Cape Town.
  • 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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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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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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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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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • 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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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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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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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
  • Free Cancellation
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