Hermanus Whale Cruises is a boat based whale watching company. Our boat can take up to 87 passengers including 5 crew members. Top deck is open and bottom deck is s/enclosed.
HERMANUS WHALE CRUISES offer you a "tail" you can tell others ...
The experience of boat-based whale watching in Hermanus, Heart of the South African Whale Coast.We also offer Eco-Tours, a sight-seeing experience where you can interact with dolphins, seals, clawless otters and a variety of sea bird life, as well as Cultural Tours where you meet the local people and learn more of their history, culture and environment.
Fishing villages like Hawston, Kleinmond, Gansbaai, Arniston and Struisbaai are visited, as well as the Moravian Mission Stations of Elim, Genadendal and Zuurbraak. Township tours to Mount Pleasant, Zwelihle and Stanford can be arranged.
THE BOAT TRIP
The Hermanus Whale Cruises Whale Watching Trips depart from the New Harbour in Hermanus and last two hours.
Adults R 800.00Students R 700.00Children u 14 R 380.00Children u 5 Free
Costs R450 per adult and R200 for children 12 and underThe tour lasts 1-2 hours and operates from January to May.
As a permit holder for Sub-area 3, Hermanus Whale Cruises is permitted to approach whales up to 50 metres. The whales normally turn and approach our boat often coming as close as 1 metre! We are then allowed to remain in position alongside the whales for up to 20 minutes.
Our new whale watching boat seats 87 passengers and takes a crew of 5. There is a top viewing deck that seats 28 passengers, while the front viewing deck seats 7. The Whale Cruiser is wheelchair-friendly!
* Our whale watching boat, "Whale Cruiser", carries up to 87 passengers.
* Snacks and mineral water and soft drinks are served during the trip.
* The operating period is from June to December.
* No smoking and no alcohol is allowed during trips.
GET YOUR OWN DVD OF THE TRIP FOR R100. IT IS ONLY A 30 MINUTE WAITING PERIOD - 15 MINUTES VIEWING WHILE IT GETS RECORDED AND 15 MINUTES TO GET YOUR COPY!
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