White Shark Cage Diving

Unlike bungee jumping or skydiving, the adrenaline rush from shark cage diving comes from being face to face with our ocean’s top predators.  A combination of goosebump thrills, education and relaxation on a luxury boat in the company of experienced experts and researchers!

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From : Adults: R3 050 per person

(Local travellers rates available)


Exclusive Rate:

1 – 8 persons Rack Rate: R55 150

9 – 20 persons Rack Rate: R83 710


All Year

Tour size

1-20 people


Unlike bungee jumping or skydiving, the adrenaline rush from shark cage diving comes from being face to face with our ocean’s top predators.

The experience puts you in their territory while the safety of the activity allows you to be an observer and learn what these sharks are really like. An onboard marine biologist will educate you about these amazing predators. Learn how to distinguish between a male and female shark and how to identify a specific shark by its unique dorsal fin and scars. The 20 – 25 minute boat trip to where the activity is to take place, is by itself an exhilarating adventure.

Shark Cage Diving is safe for children and elders and gives the whole family a wonderful opportunity to bond in a fun environment surrounded by experts and researchers.

After this once in a lifetime experience, you’ll find yourself buzzing with excitement and adrenaline. You will have had the opportunity to come up close and personal with one of the oceans most majestic and foreboding creatures.



Activity includes

 A Shark Cage Dive / Viewing guided by a marine biologist,

a light meal (breakfast or lunch depending on time of trip), refreshments on board and soup and bread on return is included.

Equipment such as wetsuits, booties, masks and towels is provided. Life jackets and waterproof jackets are also supplied.

Enjoy a hot water shower on board Slashfin. 

A video link of your experience is included in the price..

Activity excludes

Compulsory Conservation fee R100pp

meals and drinks, gratuities not incuded

Return transfers to/from Gaansbai (Available on request)

What to Wear: Bathing Costume, warm clothing (it is cold on the water when the wind blows), takkies / sneakers, wind breaker.

Things to Bring: Camera, Sunblock, Sunglasses, Bathing Costume, Anti-Nausea medication (should seasickness be a concern- recommend that it is taken the night before and two hours prior to the trip).


All trips are weather and tide-dependent and launch times may vary accordingly from those stated. Your launch time will be confirmed the day before. Please allow enough time for transport from Cape Town (3 hours) and Hermanus (1 hour) when traveling to Gansbaai. Please be aware that there are road works en route and waiting times are included in the above traveling times.

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