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Whale Watching in South Africa

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Photo by Jurie Steenekamp, courtesy of Hermanus.co.za

In South Africa, a wildlife adventure need not take place in the bush. With 3000 km or nearly 1900 miles of coast, South Africa is one of the best places to observe sea life, even from shore. South Africa's coastal waters are frequented by more than 2000 species of fish including the most impending, the Great White Shark. Turtles breed on the beach. Dolphin, seals and otters frolic on or near the shore. But for many, the main attraction is likely to be the largest of the marine mammals. Humpback, Bryde's and southern right whales as well as Orcas or killer whales, can all be spotted here. Whether you partake in shore or boat-based whale watching, a trip to the South African coast is unlikely to be forgotten soon.
Whale Watching Tours in South Africa

McKenzie Street

St. Lucia 3936

South Africa

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Advantage Tours, a fully licensed eco-friendly tour company, has been leading whale watching tours in South Africa's iSimangaliso Wetland Park since 1991. Advantage Tours als ...
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New Harbour

Hermanus 7200

South Africa

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Hermanus Whale Cruises offers boat-based whale watching adventures from the heart of the South African Whale Coast. Hermanus Whale Cruises also offers eco-tours, shorter dura ...
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Plettenberg Bay 6600

South Africa

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Plettenberg Bay-based Ocean Blue offers two types of sea life encounters, ocean encounters and sea kayaking. Ocean encounters are boat-based dolphin, seal and whale-watching ...
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