31 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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

Written by Sandra Hoerbst, September 2 2016

31 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Guide Summary and Photographs

We had an early trip this morning as later one the north-westerly wind was about to pick up. On our way to Pearly Beach we passed our sister company ‘Marine Dynamics’ to see some Great White sharks. After spending a few minutes there we got to see some hear activity of a big Great White shark. Not even arrived in Pearly Beach we spotted a whale at the reef system ‘DeClyde’. As the whale came up again to take a breath we see it was a mother with her calf. All of us for very excited as it’s the first cow-calf pair we spotted this season. After spending some time watching th we were heading off towards Dyer Island to pass the Cape Fur seal colony on Geyser Rock. After good sightings we were heading back to the Kleinbaai harbour and back to the Great White hour where we enjoyed some nice warm soup.








For more Whale facts and updates, also “Like” our Dyer Island Cruises facebook fan page. If you would like to review your trip online to help others choose the right whale watching company, please visit our TripAdvisor page and leave your feedback.

What do you think about this? Let us know:

Whale Watching in South Africa - Book Today!

We share news and blog articles from across our various wildlife tours and Marine Big 5 adventures. If you want to experience South Africa's incredible marine wildlife for yourself, don't hesitate to get in touch!

Book directly with us online to receive a FREE video of your trip!

Book now or Call: +27(0)82 801 8014