Whale Watching in Gansbaai

Whale Watching in Gansbaai, Overberg.

From late autumn to early spring (about April to September) Walker Bay near Hermanus is just crowded with southern right whales that have travelled north from Antarctica to frolic, mate and calve in the warm protected waters. You can see them easily from the cliffs overlooking the ocean, but a trip in a licenced whale watching boat will get you as close as is legally possible. You are also virtually guaranteed sightings of seals, penguins, other…

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Whale Watching in Gansbaai
Whale Watching in Gansbaai near Hermanus

Whale Watching in Gansbaai, Overberg.

From late autumn to early spring (about April to September) Walker Bay near Hermanus is just crowded with southern right whales that have travelled north from Antarctica to frolic, mate and calve in the warm protected waters. You can see them easily from the cliffs overlooking the ocean, but a trip in a licenced whale watching boat will get you as close as is legally possible. You are also virtually guaranteed sightings of seals, penguins, other seabirds and quite possibly sharks. Even dolphins maybe.

Whale Watching in Gansbaai Operators

Gansbaai | Whale Watching - Dyer Island Cruises

Dyer Island Cruises - Whale Watching operator in Gansbaai, South Africa. Operating around the world famous Dyer Island, Gansbaai, enjoy an incredible experience viewing our Southern Right whales. Every year from June to December they arrive to mate and calve. Witness mating displays, breaching, tail slapping, spy-hopping, etc. The rest of the year you might be so fortunate to ...
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Gansbaai | Whale Watching - Ivanhoe Sea Safaris - Whale Watching

Ivanhoe Sea Safaris - Whale Watching Trips in Gansbaai near Hermanus. Ivanhoe Sea Safaris launch from the charming fishing village of Gansbaai, only a 2 hour drive from Cape Town via Hermanus. Climb aboard our pride and joy, the ‘Ivanhoe’, and let us take you on a whale watching safari you will never forget! We specialise in boat based whale watching trips on beautiful ...
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