Hermanus activities, tickets and more

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whale Watching Day Trip from Cape Town

Take this opportunity to go whale watching from one of the best land-based viewing spots in the world, Hermanus. From July to November the Southern Right Whale comes to breed in the bay near this seaside town, an easy and beautiful drive from Cape Town. You will also have the chance to explore the fishing and holiday town of Hermanus at your leisure with a time-permitting stop at Stony Point near Betty’s Bay on the way back to see the African penguin colony.
9.5 hours
Kid Friendly

Cape Agulhas Tour

Fulfill your dream of visiting the most southern tip of the African continent and the official meeting place of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.
10 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Hermanus Whale Watching and Wine: Private Tour from Cape Town

Embark on a private whale watching tour including hotel-pick up from anywhere in Cape Town and travel to the town of Hermanus, one of the best places in South Africa to view the majestic Southernright Whales between the the months of June to mid  December. The private tour from Cape Town along the coast on the Cape Whale Route is a peaceful experience, with beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean and mountains.
10 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Boat Based Whale Watching from Hermanus

Experience an up, close and personal encounter with the ‘gentle giants’ of the ocean that promises to be an ‘experience to be treasured.’ From June to December you will mostly encounter the Southern Right whales, seals, penguins and marine birds, and often see dolphins, Bryde’s and Humpback whales on this informative and educational tour.
2 hours
Water Sports

Shark Cage Diving and Viewing in Kleinbaai

Great White Shark Tours is a highly skilled and enthusiastic team that offers safe great white- and copper shark cage diving and surface viewing trips in Gansbaai, South Africa. Our trips are weather and tide- dependent and may vary between 06h00 and 12h00. The boat launches from Kleinbaai Harbour, a 2-minute walk from the crew house. Here you will board the specially designed catamaran, Apex Predator, for a safe but exhilarating 5-mile boat ride to the famous, Shark Alley, next to Dyer Island, or to a location where the last the shark activity has been sighted. 5* Tripadvisor reviews confirm our commitment to uphold marine tourism ethics thereby establishing Great White Shark Tours as one of the industry's leading legally permitted shark cage diving operators.
8 hours
Luxury & Special Occasions

Cape Town 3-Day Small-Group Western Cape Luxury Tour

Prepare to be wowed by the Western Cape! See the best spots from Cape Point to the most Southern Tip of Africa at Cape Agulhas on this action-packed 3-day small group tour from Cape Town. A journey of discovery awaits you along the rugged coastline of the Overberg, filled with mystery and awe-inspiring beauty to the grandeur of the renowned Cape Winelands. After enjoying the dramatic coastal scenery along the Cape Peninsula, walk the streets of historic Stellenbosch and visit a local township for a taste of Xhosa culture by sharing a meal at a local's home. Sample esteemed South African wines at estates near Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, and spend your final day relaxing in Hermanus; hiking the cliff paths and choose a whale watching cruise (in season) or sea kayaking – the choice is yours!
3 days
Water Sports

Half-Day White Shark Cage Diving from Gansbaai

In South Africa, we are privileged to have access to great white sharks … if you know where to go, and when. Shark Cage Diving and viewing is a unique and niche experience. Exceptional professional and personalised service coupled with extensive industry knowledge make this the ideal choice for an once-in-a-lifetime experience that will captivate your imagination!
4 hours
Water Sports

Gansbaai Shark Cage Diving

Enjoy a shark cage diving trip in Gansbaai with highly trained personal and state of the art, large and very stable catamaran sporting a super-strong unbreakable steel shark cage.
4 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whale Watching from Hermanus

Boat based Whale Watching provides a safe, fun filled and unforgettable close-up viewing experience of the seasonal breeding and calving behaviors of the Southern Right Whale (Eubalaena australis) in Walker Bay, Hermanus, South Africa. Whale watching between June and December. Hermanus is a 90min drive from Cape Town.
2 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whale Watching from Gansbaai

Jump on board for a spectacular 2-hour whale watching experience along the cliffs of De Keldar. Watch Southern right whales and other marine life as they swim amongst you. Enjoy the experience in full, as the boat is never overcrowded for the best experience.
2 hours