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Dyer Island Cruises

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5 Geelbek Street, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
+27 28 384 0406
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Marine Big 5 Safari from Cape Town
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"Discover & Protect"Dyer Island Cruises is a world-recognized 5-star boat based whale watching company operating in Kleinbaai, WC, South Africa. Our exclusive tours of a maximum 24 passengers offers everyone the same experience of personalized service, exceptional views, and only the best.Our team of guides/skippers/marine biologists is unique to whale watching in South Africa. Our vessel, Whale Whisperer, is custom built for boat based whale watching and superior in safety and comfort. We pride ourselves in our passion for conservation as well as customer service. And we also live by our boat's motto: "Life - an adventure to be lived, not a problem to be solved!"
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5 Geelbek Street, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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+27 28 384 0406

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were scheduled for the half-day tour by our travel agent but found---the hard way---that it took a half-day to get there, hence, utilizing an entire day. This put a damper on the short time we had in the Cape Town area and we expressed...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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Thank Tristan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the staff were friendly and knowledgable, they told us in a very clear way, where to look for the wildlife and furthermore you can move around the boat as soon as it stopped. Unfortunately we didn't see all of the marine big five, the dolphins...More

Thank peripatus333
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Very well organized. They make sure to position the boat so everyone has a chance for pictures. Boat was clean and comfortable, crew was friendly and informative. No need to look for another whale watching boat. This is the one!

Thank ken3787
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We took a trip out with Dyer Island Cruises recently while in Hermanus. Our host in Hermanus recommended them to us, despite the distance we had to travel to Gansbaai compared to the short hop into town to use one of the Hermanus operators. Although...More

Thank RoamingScot
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Great trip to see the whales, seals, penguins and other animals they encouter on the way (for us a sunfish). Too bad no sharks on our trip, but we had a great time anyways!

Thank mvandrogenbroek
Reviewed 17 October 2017

As part of our trip, we had booked a morning with Dyer Island Cruises to see the Southern Right Whales before they left Hermanus waters for Antarctica. The whole experience was carefully planned and executed. We saw plenty of whale activity during our two &...More

Thank Grahame T
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I've never seen a mother and calf breech together! In over a dozen whale watching trips, never saw that until today. All trips have been memorable but this trip was special...one of the best!

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic tour, so lucky to see lots of whale action. Staff were friendly and informative, really well run activity.

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 1 October 2017

we know the rules of nature, but stil were very disappointed by our trip with this company. -boats are too big so they can't get up-close with whales, so it's either you are VERY vERY lucky and a big whale happen to surface just next...More

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eam426
12 September 2016|
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Response from DyerIslandCruises | Property representative |
Hey there eam426, yes return transfers are available from Cape Town
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