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White Shark Diving Company

#4 of 16 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Gansbaai Features Animals
9 Kus Drive | Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
+27 82 559 6858
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No sharks

Okay, we knew that there is no guarantee to see the big whites. But the company should you make... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mapli
via mobile
No sharks in the area, poor advanced communication

Was not sure how to rate so I gave an average based on the fact that the company did cancel. My... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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White Shark Diving Co specializes in exclusive GREAT WHITE SHARK adventure tours in Gansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa. Rated #1 by industry peers, we strive to deliver excellence by being the only Shark Cage Diving Company to offer exclusive & private tours with limited seating capacity for extra comfort, safety and dive time! We are the exclusive carrier of all International Celebrities, VIPs and Sporting Teams. White Shark Diving Company have been advocates for the protection of the Great White Shark species; by pioneering sustainable methods of practice, founding and funding scientific research initiatives and being a key player in the development and implementation of The Great White Shark Protection Foundation of South Africa.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“shark diving” (36 reviews)
“cape town” (68 reviews)
“great whites” (48 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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9 Kus Drive | Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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+27 82 559 6858

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Okay, we knew that there is no guarantee to see the big whites. But the company should you make aware of issues. I heard from Orcas killing the whites, other explanation was that the water is too cold. For sure they offered a rebooking or...More

Thank Mapli
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was not sure how to rate so I gave an average based on the fact that the company did cancel. My complaint is that the company should have provided more advance notice about potential cancellation. Here is part of the e-mail from the company about...More

Thank Jimsreview
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time on my shark cage diving trip yesterday. The crew made sure to take us to where the sharks were active. Got to see several sharks and a couple of seals very close up while I was in the water. Also got...More

Thank crees008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I volunteered with WSDC first during the first week of May and again during the first week of July. It was, hands-down, the most valuable experience I could have ever chosen to take part in. I have been fascinated with sharks for my entire life...More

1  Thank Kasey M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My granddaughter and I booked a shark dive trip. My wife and I took this trip the first time we were in Cape Town. I had to share this experience with my granddaughter. The entire operation is professionally and enjoyable starting with the driver who...More

1  Thank SelbyDO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I worked with the White Shark Diving Company as a Volunteer Researcher for the month of June, and I will never forget it. Being able to participate in the incredibly important research they conduct, such as the elasmobrach project and fin identifications, was an amazing...More

1  Thank itzyaboimikeyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent the month of June 2017 with White Shark Diving Co. in their volunteer program, and I can honestly say it was the best thing I have ever done. Arriving to the crew house on the first day I was a little nervous, it...More

4  Thank Katie I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a month with the volunteer program of WSDC and they are a great company that do important research, while also giving tourists from around the word the chance to get into the water with the great white. As a volunteer, you get to...More

3  Thank Jack C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The crew did an amazing job taking us, teaching us and helping in any way they could. Organization was perfect, including breakfast, safety instructions and a very proffessional team. Unfortunately, we did not see any sharks, which was really disspointing. In my opinion, there should...More

Thank Javier H
WhiteSharkDivingCo, Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Javier, for your review & kind words. Dealing with wildlife & mother nature is never easy nor straightforward, but we still LOVE working with both! We do understand your disappointment and we're truly sorry that you weren’t able to meet the Great Whites...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The morning started with a exhilarating drive alongside excited adventure seekers and nature lovers from Cape Town to California. All on the way to see the White Sharks if we are blessed enough. On arrival the hospitable staff gave easy instructions on the program ahead...More

1  Thank Lambertus Johan... M
WhiteSharkDivingCo, Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Lambertus for the positive review & congratulations on your very humbling and successful excursion through Africa. We've followed you all the way via social media and it was an honor meeting you and sharing this amazing adventure with you! We appreciate your kind...More

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Hernando N
30 July 2017|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Hi! Please note that Great Whites are surface feeders and shark activity takes place on and just below sea level. No oxygen, scuba gear/experience or diving certification/swimming skills are required as the free floating... More
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Dragos D
1 April 2017|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for your valued enquiry. We do have availability on Tuesday, the 4th of April. The expected arrival time for our 1st trip of the day is usually 7am and 10h30 for our 2nd (should we have one). These times are... More
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Delia L
3 March 2017|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Good Day. Please contact the shark cage diving company in Mossel Bay. We are operating from Gansbaai and unfortunately cannot assist you. Best wishes and warm regards The WSDC Team
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