Eastern Cape
Whale Watching & Dolphin Tours

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  • Port Elizabeth: Whale, Dolphin and Penguin Boat Cruise

    1. Port Elizabeth: Whale, Dolphin and Penguin Boat Cruise

    The tour departs from Algoa Bay Yacht Club at Port Elizabeth Harbor in the early morning. Board the catamaran with your guide, and then set sail onto the waters where the adventure begins. As you sail around the coastline, watch out for the vast array of marine life that lives here, as you learn about their mating and migration patterns. The best time for whale spotting begins in June when humpback whales move along the coast as they head up the east coast of Africa towards their breeding grounds. Humpback whales can be spotted in Algoa Bay between June and early January, reaching peaks in July/August, and then again in November/December when they make their return journey with newborn calves in tow. Southern right whales are also usually seen very close inshore nearby to the harbor during July to October as they enter the safety of the bay to give birth. These whales are the most frequ...

    We had the most beautiful experience. The crew took time to explain everything and gave us enough time to watch and enjoy the whales.

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Was pretty sunny in the beginning and at the farthest point we saw a lot of dolphins that went with the boat and many penguins on the rocks. Unfortunately we didn't see a whale, but the season was over. Nice, pleasant, enthusiastic guides!

We had the most beautiful experience. The crew took time to explain everything and gave us enough time to watch and enjoy the whales.