Full Day Hermanus & Whales Tour, Western Cape, South Africa
Hermanus & the Whale route. Whale season or not, this tour is a must!
Operates: Daily (July-November only)
Departs: 08h30 (Sea Point) 08h45 (Cape Town)
Returns: Approx 17h30
This is the only regular tour to the charming 'off the beaten track' seaside village of Hermanus. Famous for its giant aquatic summer visitors, Hermanus has established itself as one of the continents most desired tourist destinations. But there is far more to this bustling seaside town than her Whales.
Join a tour that includes dramatic mountain passes, including the Sir Lowry's Pass, beautiful coastal estuaries, secluded seaside retreats of the rich and famous and one of the most scenic coastal roads in the world, Clarens Drive.
A visit to a farm stall where natural preserves, jams and delightful pastries can be enjoyed over a cup of tea is optional. The rotary drive high above Hermanus allows spectacular views of Walker Bay. Visit the Harold Porter botanical garden with its bird and plant life.
Sir Lowry's mountain pass with its spectacular views of False Bay
A farm stall, where you can shop, ending with a cup of tea (optional)
Informal wine tasting
An exciting boat-based whale watching trip (optional and seasonal)
Rotary Drive high above Hermanus with its spectacular views of Walker Bay
Unsurpassed whale watching from Hermanus and its surrounds(seasonal)
The Harold Porter National Botanical Garden
The scenic coastal Clarence Drive with more spectacular views of False Bay