Adventures in Walker Bay

Walker Bay is home to the famous whale watching town in South Africa, Hermanus.  For many years local South African tourists have been visiting Walker Bay to watch whales from the shore.  With its high cliffs it is a perfect shore based whale watching spot.  Today Walker bay is famous for its many adventure activities based around whale watching, these include guided walks, sea kayaking, whale watching flights, microlight flips and boat based whale watching trips.  So when you are next…

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Adventures in Walker Bay
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Walker Bay is home to the famous whale watching town in South Africa, Hermanus.  For many years local South African tourists have been visiting Walker Bay to watch whales from the shore.  With its high cliffs it is a perfect shore based whale watching spot.  Today Walker bay is famous for its many adventure activities based around whale watching, these include guided walks, sea kayaking, whale watching flights, microlight flips and boat based whale watching trips.  So when you are next in Cape Town and looking for a great day out, take a drive up the Southern Coast of South Africa and visit Walker Bay.  Remember to pre-book your adventures to avoid disappointment.  Above is a list of all the outdoor activities available in the area.

Walker Bay Adventures

Boat Trips

Walker Bay is an excellent destination for a Boat Trip. Famous for Whale Watching, the stunning scenery and the calm seas of the bay - this combination means a great morning on the sea. During the Whale Watching season you will have excellent viewing opportunities of these gentle giants. Sightings of...

Fatbike Tours

Fatbikes (or wide tire bikes) were developed for racing in arctic conditions. They can handle snow, bogs and mud – but at Dirty Boots, we think that the best terrain of all is in the sand! Ride along the beaches of Walker Bay and spot whales, sharks and seals. Walker Bay is also blessed with some...

Hiking

Walker Bay in the Overberg region is famous for its pristine fynbos and its land based whale-watching – where better to go on a Hiking Adventure! Choose between many excellent trails and explore the mountains or the coastal regions. The Fynbos Trail is a three day hike through forests and fynbos covered...

Kayaking

Go on a Kayaking Adventure in Walker Bay. Only a short drive from the hustle and bustle of Cape Town, you will find the tranquil world of Walker Bay with its deep blue sea that dolphins, whales and seals call home. Swap the car for your kayak and paddle out for an adventure where frequent companions...

Microlight Flying

Take a Microlight Flight and enjoy the beauty of Walker Bay from above. Sightings of great white sharks, dolphins and whales are all part of a Microlight Flying Adventure here! Make sure that you are able to return to Walker Bay in the near future as Microlight Flying is a seriously addictive activity...

Paintball

Hide behind bunkers and aim at your ‘enemy’ while trying to avoid getting shot yourself. Capture the flag and proclaim your dominion over Walker Bay – It’s all part of a days fun at a Paintballing Adventure! Our operators in Walker Bay will help you relive your childhood ‘cops and robbers...

Quad Biking

Get those Boots Dirty on a Quad Biking Adventure! Experience the beauty of Walker Bay in the spectacular Overberg region on a Quad Biking Adventure. Ride past vineyards on your Quad Bike (or ATV - All Terrain Vehicle) and climb high into the mountains. Make your way through fynbos covered hills - all...

Scuba Diving

Whether or not you should go on a Scuba Diving Adventure is a ‘no brainer’ really. Would you rather spend the morning in gridlocked traffic inhaling carbon dioxide fumes - or do you prefer being surrounded by the deep blue sea searching for that elusive octopus. You don’t need to answer...

Sea Kayaking

A Sea Kayaking Adventure in Walker Bay is only a short drive from Cape Town, so leave the hustle and bustle of the city and enter a world of the deep blue sea where dolphins, whales and seals are frequent companions along your journey. Swap the sounds of traffic with the sounds of crashing waves as...

Slackpacking

Slackpacking in Walker Bay in the Overberg is a treat for all the senses. This area is famous for its pristine nature and for having some of the best land based whale-watching in the world. When it comes to Slackpacking routes you are spoilt for choice. Deep in the heart of the Cape Floral region you...

Tubing

Tubing or Geckoing means riding through caves and gorges on a large rubber tube. To get an idea of what this means, picture yourself placed on a large tube, gently moving through an untouched gorge that the average tourist does not even know exists. Faster sections will add to the adrenaline rush. It...

Whale Watching

Walker bay is famous for Whale Watching. The high cliffs are a perfect vantage point and the calm seas of the bay offer excellent viewings of this gentle giants of the sea that spends the winter and spring in these waters. Sightings of mothers with calves are frequent and you better become au fait with...

Zip Line

A Zip Lining Adventure gives a whole new outlook to the scenery around Walker Bay. Ideal for families, nature lovers, thrill seekers or anyone really - a Zip Line Adventure is a fun day in the sun. Suspended by a harness, you will glide through the air clipped onto a stainless steel cable. The beauty...