Whale Watching In Hermanus Private Tour
Hermanus is the best land based whale watching site in the world. Hermanus is the only town in the world that has a ‘whale crier’ officially on duty during the whaling season.
per adult from
9 to 10 hours
What's included :
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Bottled water
- Private tour
- Boat trip
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Betty's Bay Main Beach, 3780 Nerine Cres, Betty's Bay 7141 South Africa
Betty's Bay is a small holiday town situated on the Overberg coast of South Africa's Western Cape province. It is located 100 km from Cape Town beneath the Kogelberg Mountains on the scenic R44 ocean drive between Pringle Bay and Kleinmond. This village stretches over 13 km along the coast.
Pass By: Pringle Bay Beach, Pringle Bay, Overstrand South Africa
Pringle Bay is a small coastal town of ca. 1600 inhabitants in the Overberg region of the Western Cape, in South Africa. It is situated at the foot of Hangklip, on the opposite side of False Bay from Cape Point. The town and surrounds are part of the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO Heritage Site.
Pass By: Gordon's Bay Main Beach, 4th Street, Gordon's Bay 7140 South Africa
Gordon's Bay is a harbour town in the Western Cape province of South Africa, close to Strand. It is situated on the northeastern corner of False Bay about 50 km from Cape Town to the south of the N2 national road and is named after Robert Jacob Gordon, the Dutch explorer of Scottish descent.
Stop At: Hermanus Cliff Path, Westcliff Rd, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200 South Africa
Hermanus is a seaside town southeast of Cape Town, in South Africa’s Western Cape Province. It's known as a whale-watching destination. The whales can be seen from the cliffs in the town centre as early as June and usually depart in early-December.
The best place to see these creatures is along the famous Whale Route, which spans along the coastline passing Gordon’s Bay, Pringle Bay and Betty’s Bay en route to Hermanus.
During our drive to Hermanus we will drive through, Gordon's Bay, Pringle Bay and Betty's Bay. This will take approximately 2h30 min.
Once at Hermanus we have the option of watching the Southern Whale from the cliff tops or the option of a boat based whale watching trip (entrance fees at your own expense price range from R800 - R1200). They will take us closer to the whales then you ever dreamed of. You may spot other wildlife such as dolphins, seals and otters as well. The duration of the tour on the boat trip is about 2h30 min approximately.
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point :The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, 32 Prestwich St, Green Point, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Traveler pickup is offered
Please provide us with a pick up address
Departure Time :8:30am (advised due to traffic) 9:00am (for the latest)
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.