• Waterfront Charters
  • Contact Craig Girdlestone
    Telephone +27 (0)21 418-3168
    Mobile +27 (0)83 675-4043
  • Address
    Shop 5 on Quay 5 (next to Sevruga Restaurant), V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

Whale Watching (Boat Based)

At a Glance

  • Tour duration: Half or full day trips available
  • Group size: Minimum of 4 people per tour
  • Tour departs from: Cape Town
  • Price: On request

Tour Highlights

  • Whale Watching
  • See African Penguins

Suitable for those interested in Cruise, Whale Watching


Departing daily from the V&A Waterfront at 09h00 or 13h30 you can expect to enjoy some of the most awesome views of the Cape Coast while our registered whale guide keeps you up to date about the history of Cape Town and Whaling, this he does while keeping a beady eye on the water in search of a footprint, blow, flipper or fluke on the surface of the ocean.

Other interesting sightings would include the coast of Robben Island, the Penguin Colony, the wide variety of Marine Birds, dolphins, and the odd sunfish or basking shark.

Our Qualified Whale Guides will impart in-depth knowledge of the marine environment around you. Sightings include a large variety of marine life. Whales, African Penguins, Cape Fur Seals, Dolphins, Basking Sharks, Sun Fish and many species of bird life. (Vessel used is a Jet Boat)


3-4 hour cruise.
Seasonal June to November.
Daily at 09h00 or 13h30.

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