Sunset Cruises in South Africa

Those who live here will attest to the magnificent sunsets in South Africa with colours that would dazzle an artist and scenery that will leave you speechless.

Arguably the best way to view these sunsets, is on a South African sunset cruise. Popular port cities like Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Durban and East London are all well equipped with a huge variety of options for you to take in the wonders of a South African sunset cruise.

Did you know? Our Port cities like Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Durban and East London are all well equipped with a huge variety of options for you to take in the wonders of a South African sunset cruise.

The V&A Waterfront in Cape Town offers sunset cruises with the backdrop of Table Mountain and Chapmans Peak. These awesome sunset cruises offer you the best of both worlds. They not only give you the opportunity to view the radiant sunset but also the famed and towering coastal mountain ranges.

Cruise along the coast line and view the lush forests, sandy beaches and rugged mountain peaks. You might even have the privilege of seeing the Southern Right Whales that make their way to this coastline each year amongst other fantastic marine life. Pinks, reds and purples will be splashed across the sky, reflecting beautifully off flat oceans. The views are sure to be absolutely magnificent.

Numerous boat charter companies offer awesome sunset cruises along the shores of the Cape Peninsula in luxury and comfort. Sip on crisp champagne and dine with delicious cuisine.

Along the beautiful Garden Route, Knysna has an abundance of lagoons and estuaries all offering numerous sunset cruises. You have the opportunity to view the lush indigenous forests and the untamed ‘The Heads’. The sunset causes the entire lagoon to glisten and leaves you in awe. The Paddle Cruiser offers gorgeous sunset cruises in a unique manner.

You will view the radiant sunset whilst dining at a candlelit table sprinkled with rose petals. You will also enjoy a delicious four course meal and sip on some of South Africa's finest wines. This sunset cruise truly promises a magnificent time with awesome views.

The friendly city of Port Elizabeth offers awesome sunset cruises out of the harbour and along the magical coast line. After admiring the fantastic view, they will stop in a secluded bay and prepare dinner for you. Enjoy a memorable day with friends and family eating great food and admiring the glorious sunset.

A Sunset cruise in South Africa promises an unforgettable time with friends and family with exquisite sunsets and magnificent views. All you have to do is sit back and relax and enjoy the gentle rocking as you watch the sun setting into the blue ocean.

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