One of the advantages of being on a peninsula is that the sea is rarely more than a few kilometres away in any direction, so why not take advantage of this and experience a multitude of exciting ocean adventures.

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Shark cage diving is one of the best ways to experience one of the ocean’s most majestic, and feared, predators up close. It is one of the most popular activities among visitors to Cape Town. There are few things more exhilarating than looking ‘the man in the grey suit’ in the eye, while appreciating the sheer beauty of these magnificent…

If you’re looking for an adrenaline fix, you’ve come to the right city. From shark cage diving to abseiling down the iconic Table Mountain, there’s enough adventure to keep your heart rate up for your whole trip. Here’s a list of the very best adventure activities in Cape Town! Sail the open sea Enjoy the sun and fresh sea breeze on…

South Africa may be known for its Big Five, but the marine wildlife is just as impressive! Every year, southern right whales take a vacation in Cape waters, treating Cape Town locals to a display of breaching, fluking, spouting, and spyhopping. Here’s what you need to know: What you can expect to see Of the whale species seen in the…

The city of Cape Town finds itself in the unique position that it’s surrounded by two of the world’s largest oceans – the Indian Ocean to the east and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. It goes without saying then, that the sea plays an important role in the lives of Capetonians and what better way for visitors…

Ask anybody what there is to do on Robben Island and they will tell you about the prison. But take a trip to the iconic island and you will find that there is so much more. The world at large knows the island for the now-defunct prison that has stood there since the 60’s (it was completed in 1964) and…

It may not be the southernmost point of Africa – that honour goes to Cape Agulhas – but Cape Point certainly makes you feel as if you are standing at the edge of the world. It’s worth setting aside a whole day – or at least a large chunk of it – to visit the Cape Point Nature Reserve. While…

The Flying Dutchman Funicular travels on a railroad on Cape Point, providing a novel and exciting way to travel and see the sights. From the bottom station, you will journey through dense foliage and fynbos to the upper lighthouse.

Cape Town Bucket list will take you on the adventure of a lifetime, to snorkel with the ocean’s friendliest animal—the Cape Fur Seal.

Experience this famous classic sailing yacht and explore the Cape Peninsula with its prolific marine life from a completely unique and delightful angle.

A company that specialises in shark breaching and shark cage diving in Cape Town, the experts at African Shark Eco-Charters have been operating in the False Bay area since 1996. Head out into the ocean where these magnificent great whites roam the waters and you may catch them breaching, an act where they propel their huge bodies out of the water ...

Plunge into the crisp waters of the Atlantic Ocean and snorkel with an entire colony of around 15 000 Cape Fur Seals with Animal Ocean.

Feel the rush of an authentic holiday in the Mother City when you go shark cage diving in Cape Town with Apex Shark Expeditions. Apex continuously upholds the ethos of respect and admiration for these magnificent creatures through a safe and educational experience.

Sail the open seas and find your big catch with Big Blue Fishing Charters. Enjoy a range of inshore game fishing, reef fishing, and of course, fishing for big game, including yellowfin and longfin tuna. The charters leave from the beautiful and historic Simon’s Town harbour, a great Cape attraction in its own right and just 45km from the ...

From beginners to seasoned fisherman, fighting the rod for tuna aboard one of the Cape Boat Charter’s tours offers an exciting and truly uniquely South African experience. Launch in historical Simon’s Town and behold the beautiful shores, quaint towns and picturesque cliffs that line the edges of the vast ocean. Cape Boat Charter’s skipper is also a ...

Join the Cape RADD scientists on a snorkel or scuba dive and help collect valuable information while enjoying the beautiful underwater ecosystem of Cape Town.

The Cape Whale Coast is situated in the Overberg and only 90 minutes from Cape Town International Airport.

Boasting the only glass-bottomed passenger launch to have two viewing ports, there is surely no better way to embark on a tour of Duiker Island than with Circe Launches.

Take an exclusive boat tour from the premium shopping and entertainment destination, the V&A Waterfront. Classic Cape Charters offers tours that are both luxurious and adventurous, including Shark Cage Viewing and Diving, Deep Sea Fishing, Inshore Fishing Charters, Ocean Sailing and High Speed Ocean Adventures.

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