FAQ

Q. How much does it cost

  • R1600 per person (dive)
  • R400 per person (transport)
  • R1600 per person ( deck view / non divers )
  • R1000 per child under 11 years

Q. What does it cost for a return trip from Cape Town?

R400 per person or R350 from Hermanus return for a shared ride. It is at least a 2.5 hour drive to Gansbaai.

Q. Where does the trip start?

The trip starts at Kleinbaai harbour, 2km from Gansbaai, 44 km from Hermanus & 160 km from Cape Town.

Q. How long is the trip?

About 8 hours including travel time to and from Gansbaai.

Q. At what age can children participate in the trip?

From about 5 years onwards, remembering that the trip is 5-6 hours at sea.

Q. What is the distance from Cape Town to Kleinbaai and how long is the drive to Kleinbaai?

The distance is 160 km and approximately 2.5 hours.

Q. Is breakfast and lunch included?

A light breakfast is served before the trip and lunch is served on the boat which includes refreshments and fruit.

Q. Is diving gear provided?

All diving gear is provided.

Q. Do we dive with air?

No, we don’t, but can be provided on special request.

Q. Do we require a license or diving experience?

No diving license is required. No experience is needed.

Q. How big is the cage (how many people can it take on one time)?

The cage is rectangular, 4.2 metres long, 1 metre wide and can take 7 people at a time.

Q. How long do you spend in the cage?

Approximately 20-25 minutes.

Q. How far in advance should one book?

Book at least one week ahead if possible to avoid disappointment.

Q. Can underwater cameras be purchased?

Yes, there is a limited supply of underwater cameras available for purchase.

Q. Do you have a videographer on every trip?

Yes, there is a videographer on each trip.

Q Are exclusive trips available?

Exclusive trips are available on request.

Q. How can I pay?

Cash or by Credit Card (MasterCard or Visa)

Q. Do you have insurance?

Our operators have a public liability policy which covers negligence.