Boat Based Whale Watching Schedule Full Day Tour

Enjoy a scenic 2-hour drive from Cape Town, explore the natural beauty as we take you to the best whale watching location on the South African Coast line. Gansbaai is the true Gem and the place we find the most Eco and Ethical local operator who takes you out for a 2hr boat trip to visit the whales.

Tour Highlights:

  • 7:00am +/- Hotel Pick-up
  • Coastal drive from Cape Town
  • Gordon’s Bay
  • Betty’s Bay
  • Penguin Colony or Harold Porter Botanical Gardens
  • 2Hr Boat Based Whale Watching
  • Hermanus - Late Lunch (Own Account)
  • Peregrines Farmstall
  • Sir Lowry’s Pass
  • Duration +/- 10hrs

Tour Details Summary

Your guide will provide commentary about the areas en route. Once we reach Gansbaai you will head out for a magnificent 2-hour boat trip in search of southern right whales.

Viewing the whales by boat is the most majestic way to meet these animals, we use the most Eco Friendly and Ethical operator in the area that allows the whales to decide if they want to give close up encounters.

We visit the best area of Gansbaai that is blessed by the Cliffs of De Kelders and proven to carry the most whales through season.

We use the best operator in the area - Ivanhoe Sea Safaris - Great trip advisor reviews and we always have happy clients.

The tour itinerary order is reliant on the launch times available from the “Ivanhoe Sea Safaris”. Guests are restricted 25 passengers, no overcrowding, you get to see the whales from all parts of the boat.