Hermanus Whale Watching Day Tour

Hermanus Whale Watching Day Tour


Visit Hermanus, a beautiful South African coastal city known for being a prime spot for whale watching. Set off from the Hermanus New Harbor in the morning in search of the whales. In the afternoon, we will go on a quad bike tour to one of the top trails in South Africa.


  • An Eco-Marine Sea Safari trip, where you can experience whale watching and see the incredible mammals in their natural habitat!
  • Quad bike tour to one of the top trails in South Africa

Hermanus Whale Watching Day Tour

7:45am – 8:30am

Depart Cape Town - we pick up directly from hostels and hotels for safety and comfort. If you are staying in an Airbnb, then just email us to see if we can pick you up from there. Your booking confirmation (ticket) will show you your exact pick-up time (this will depend on where you are staying!)


Arrive in Hermanus – You will have time to have a quick breakfast before starting the walking tour (not included).



Eco-Marine Safari Trip – Get up close to the Hermanus whales on an informative and educational whale-watching trip.

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Lunch – Free time in Hermanus to explore and have lunch at one of the local restaurants (lunch not included).

3:00pm – 4:30pm

Scenic Quad Bike Trails - This trail in Hermanus is a must andis rated as one of the top trails in South Africa for Quad bikes. The trail has often featured in movies and commercials. The quad bike trail is super fun and no previous experience is required.

7:30pm – 7:45pm

Depart from Hermanus - Sit back and relax on the journey back to Cape Town


Arrival in Cape Town - We will drop you off at your accommodation once we arrive, guaranteeing convenience and comfort after a fun day out in nature!

What’s Included

  • Private touristic bus transport
    • Hotel pick ups and drop offs
    • Onboard bilingual Hop guide
  • Eco-Marine Sea Safari Trip
  • Quad Bike tour - safety equipment included

Not Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

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