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southern right whale - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

Daily Trip 22 July 2017

Posted by Jax on July 22, 2017

We had a whale of a time today with all three species popping up for us....

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Daily Trip 22 July 2017

15 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 15, 2017

Once again we were heading straight to Danger Point...

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15 July 2017

11 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 11, 2017

“Truly amazing” our clients said, we were once...

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11 July 2017

6 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 6, 2017

Today we had a bit more wind than the last few days but we still got to see some marine life in the bay...

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6 July 2017

4 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 4, 2017

What a day, we couldn’t ask for more species...

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4 July 2017

2 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 2, 2017

What an amazing day with four out of the Marine Big 5...

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2 July 2017

24 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 24, 2017

After two no sea days the swells did calm down a lot as well as the wind...

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24 June 2017

15 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 15, 2017

Although we had some swell running into the bay, we managed to have some great sightings of marine life...

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15 June 2017

19 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 19, 2017

We had another perfect autumn day out at sea with no wind and just a slight swell...

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19 May 2017

14 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 14, 2017

A Happy Mothers day with 2 species of whale and more...

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14 May 2017

07 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 7, 2017

During our daily stop at the Ulienkraalsmond estuary, we had the most spectacular surprise...

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07 May 2017

29 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 29, 2017

The right whale to watch at the wrong time of year...

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29 April 2017

08 March 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Jax on March 8, 2017

A Southern Right Whale and a breaching Sunfish...

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08 March 2017 | Marine Safari

01 December 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on December 1, 2016

On our first Eco-tour of the season our passengers were unbelievably lucky as we spotted a Mother and calf Southern Right whale pair just out of the harbour!...

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01 December 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

25 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 25, 2016

On a calm, sunny and warm day here we enjoyed two different, but successful whale watching tours...

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25 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

24 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 24, 2016

Another day where we have been blessed to see some Southern Right whales...

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24 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

23 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 23, 2016

On our two whale watching trips today, in beautiful calm seas, we saw Southern Right whale mothers with calves once again in the Pearly Beach area...

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23 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

21 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 21, 2016

On our three whale watching tours today we were successful in finding Southern Right whales...

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21 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

20 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 20, 2016

We got out on one whale watching tour today before the wind came up...

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20 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

19 November 2016 | Whale Watching

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We ran two whale watching tours today and continue to have amazing encounters with the small number of Southern Right whales left in Pearly Beach...

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19 November 2016 | Whale Watching

18 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 18, 2016

Today was definitely a spy-hopping day for the Southern Right whales...

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18 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

16 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 16, 2016

Another day with some Southern Right whale sightings...

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16 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

15 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on

After a couple of days we were unable to get to sea due to the weather, we went out on two trips today...

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15 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

12 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 12, 2016

After spending two days back on land due to bad weather we were once blessed again to find some whales...

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12 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

09 November 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 9, 2016

Today was overcast but it didn't affect our sisghtinga at all...

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09 November 2016 | Whale Watching

07 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 7, 2016

We ran two very successful whale watching tours today in nice calm seas...

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07 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

06 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 6, 2016

Today was the perfect weather to be out at sea...

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06 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

02 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 2, 2016

We are very happy to say that we ran three very successful trips today as we found some Southern Right whales again on every trip...

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02 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

30 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 30, 2016

On our three whale watching tours today we had nice weather but mixed sightings...

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30 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

27 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 27, 2016

Today was overcast but it didn't affect our sisghtinga at all...

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27 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

25 October 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 25, 2016

Dream Catcher went out on four whale watching trips today in beautiful, sunny weather...

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25 October 2016 | Whale Watching

24 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 24, 2016

What a fantastic day to be out at sea and do some whale watching...

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24 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

23 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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On our three whale watching tours today we were treated to some very active Southern Right whales on every trip...

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23 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

21 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 21, 2016

On our three whale watches today we had some slightly choppy seas, but Southern Right whales on every trip...

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21 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

19 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 19, 2016

On our two whale watching tours today we had an awesome time with the Southern Right whales...

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19 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

18 October 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 18, 2016

There was a bit of a breeze blowing today, but it didn't stop us getting out on two whale watching trips...

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18 October 2016 | Whale Watching

16 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 16, 2016

What a whale of a time we had...

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16 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

15 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 15, 2016

We ran two really successful whale watches today in nice, calm seas and saw a number of Southern Right whales on both trips...

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15 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

14 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 14, 2016

What an amazing day...

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14 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

13 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 13, 2016

It was great to be back out at sea after two days on land due to bad weather...

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13 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

10 October 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 10, 2016

We had fantastic sightings today, with all the Marine Big 5...

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10 October 2016 | Whale Watching

09 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 9, 2016

It was another stunning day out at sea, the sun was shining all day and only a light breeze from the west was blowing...

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09 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

08 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 8, 2016

On our boat Dream Catcher today we took two whale watching tours. It was sunny and quite calm...

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08 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

07 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 7, 2016

We were on the water for three whale watching trips today...

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07 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

06 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 6, 2016

Although it was a bit overcast we had an amazing day out at sea...

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06 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

05 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 5, 2016

Once again sunny skies (mostly) and calm seas greeted us on our three whale watches today...

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05 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

04 October 2016 | Whale Watching

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The weather today was incredible, with very calm seas and warm sunshine...

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04 October 2016 | Whale Watching

03 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 3, 2016

On our two whale watching tours today we saw Mum and calf Southern Right whales in Pearly Beach again...

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03 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

02 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 2, 2016

Today's passengers braved a little wind out there, but were rewarded with an active mother and calf pair on both trips...

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02 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

01 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 1, 2016

Once again we had calm seas and sunny skies today and we got out on the water for three trips to see the whales, sharks and seals...

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01 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

30 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 30, 2016

After four days off the water due to bad weather, we were finally able to go out to sea again...

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30 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

25 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 25, 2016

We had another successful whale watching day...

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25 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

22 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 22, 2016

We truly had amazing sightings, which we can’t describe with words...

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22 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

21 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 21, 2016

Once again the weather was kind to us today and we had two calm and sunny tours...

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21 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

19th September 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 19, 2016

Today we ran two whale watching trips in sunny and calm conditions...

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19th September 2016 | Whale Watching

18 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 18, 2016

After two no sea days due to bad weather we got back out on the water today ...

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18 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

15 September 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 15, 2016

We had beautiful, calm seas when we headed out on our morning whale watch today...

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15 September 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

14 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 14, 2016

We went out on two great whale watch trips today...

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14 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

13 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 13, 2016

It was a lovely day in spring with a lot of sunshine and some southerly wind blowing...

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13 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

11 September 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 11, 2016

What a great day!

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11 September 2016 | Whale Watching

8 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 8, 2016

Today we only had one trip, but it was great to spend some time out at sea...

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8 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

7 September 2016 | Marine Big 5

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It was a sunny day all day long...

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7 September 2016 | Marine Big 5

6 September 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 6, 2016

After a no sea day yesterday it was great to be back on the boat and...

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6 September 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

31 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 2, 2016

We had an early trip this morning as later one the north-westerly wind was about to pick up...

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31 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

30 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 30, 2016

It was a lovely day to be out on the water once again...

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30 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

29 August 2016 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 29, 2016

Today was a perfect day to be out at sea and look for some whales...

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29 August 2016 | Marine Big 5

28 August 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 28, 2016

Although it was overcast for the whole day we had good sightings...

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28 August 2016 | Whale Watching

27 August 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 27, 2016

The morning started off beautiful before some mist came up...

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27 August 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

26 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 26, 2016

It has been another great day with whale activity in the Pearly Beach area...

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26 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

25 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 25, 2016

Today we had four trips on our vessel Whale Whisperer...

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25 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

23 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 23, 2016

After two days back on land it was great to see what’s going on out there in the bay...

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23 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

20 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 21, 2016

We just had another three stunning trips before some bad weather and wind hits us...

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20 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

19 August 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 20, 2016

The day started off overcast, but the sun was shining in the afternoon...

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19 August 2016 | Whale Watching

18 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 18, 2016

It was overcast the whole day, but that didn't influence our whale sightings for today...

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18 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

17 August 2016 | Whale Watching Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 17, 2016

Another day out in the bay with some whale sightings...

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17 August 2016 | Whale Watching Tours

16 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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Today we launched from Gansbaai harbor due to a low tide...

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16 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

15 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 15, 2016

What an exciting day out at sea...

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15 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

13 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 13, 2016

Amazing experience out at sea...

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13 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

11 August 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 12, 2016

The morning started off beautifully with a calm sea and the sun was rising over the mainland...

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11 August 2016 | Whale Watching

9 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 10, 2016

We had sunshine again the whole day and only later on the wind picked up...

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9 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

8 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 8, 2016

Beautiful weather and beautiful whales...

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8 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

7 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 7, 2016

We definitely had a lovely Sunday out at sea...

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7 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

2 August 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 2, 2016

The day started off with blue skies and now wind but later the wind picked up...

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2 August 2016 | Whale Watching

1 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 1, 2016

What a perfect day!

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1 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

23 June 2016 – The Southern Rights are here!

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 23, 2016

First Southern Right whale for this season...

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23 June 2016 – The Southern Rights are here!

4 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 5, 2016

The whale watching season has officially started...

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4 June 2016

19 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 19, 2015

What a beautiful day with many marine animals and a lot of sunshine...

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19 November 2015

12 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 12, 2015

Arrive in Pearly Beach we saw some new faces...

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12 November 2015

11 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 11, 2015

Breaching whales in the morning and a close approach to say good bye for the day...

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11 November 2015

10 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 10, 2015

What a beautiful day we had, the sun was shining all day long...

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10 November 2015

8 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 8, 2015

We had a whale of a time. The calves were playful the whole day...

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8 November 2015

7 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 7, 2015

Today the sun was shining again and the whales obviously liked it as well...

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7 November 2015

6 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 6, 2015

Due to wind in the afternoon we only had one trip today...

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6 November 2015

2 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 2, 2015

After a no sea day it was great to be back on the water...

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2 November 2015

30 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 30, 2015

As described by one of our clients it was truly a mind blowing trip/day...

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30 October 2015

29 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 29, 2015

We had an epic day aboard our vessel Dream Catcher...

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29 October 2015

25 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 25, 2015

Today we have been again in the Pearly Beach are to find our Southern Right whales...

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25 October 2015

22 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 22, 2015

Although a little bit of wind was blowing, we had an amazing day out at sea...

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22 October 2015

21 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 21, 2015

We had mother and calf sightings throughout the whole day...

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21 October 2015

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