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Shark Cage Diving South Africa

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Kleinbaai, Gansbaai 7500, South Africa
+27 313 2306
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Finally off the bucket list!

After an experience in 2015 when I was ripped off by a fake company I was more than a little... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Reading, United Kingdom
Unbelievable adventure

This was a dream come true for me. I had been diving with a different company last year and it was... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
dorothy m
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Thrilling cage diving experience close to Cape Town .A unique opportunity to visit the wonder of the great white shark in a safe and professional environment . Experience sheer adrenalin of meeting great white sharks .
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Kleinbaai, Gansbaai 7500, South Africa
+27 313 2306

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

After an experience in 2015 when I was ripped off by a fake company I was more than a little anxious of the same thing happening on my return to SA so a massive thanks to Nicolette in the bookings team who managed my anxiety...More

4  Thank Ben_Houghton78
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This was a dream come true for me. I had been diving with a different company last year and it was a disaster. After my bad experience I wasn't sure what to expect, but I have to say the trip was amazing. On arrival we...More

Thank dorothy m
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I actually enjoyed the trip. It was well organised, clean and safe. we save plenty of sharks and the sea wasn't too cold. However one of the sharks injured itself while trying to get the food and that can't be right. The cage needs to...More

5  Thank Highland1955
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We were visiting south Africa, like all Indians I wanted to pack as much as possible in this trip because you never know if you will go back again. Apart from doing the touristy stuff I was very excited about shark cage diving. I booked...More

Thank Sejal K
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

What a great experience! Definitely a check on the bucket list! Brought my wife and teenage kids. About two hours away from Cape Town. The drive was pleasant but long. The boat ride to the site was "rocky" and the water was murky. We got...More

Thank gotchavap
Reviewed 6 June 2016

A terrifying adventure that left me more educated and humbled by the magnificence of the Great White Shark. We were lucky enough to spot six different Great Whites and they certainly gave us great viewing opportunities. We were lucky enough to have great weather conditions...More

Thank Theresa G
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We booked and paid in advance to dive on 3 April. Our trip was cancelled because the seas were too heavy - not their fault. Because we were unable to take a later trip because we were leaving the Cape, they committed to a refund....More

Thank Belinda_Davies
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I've always been scared to death of sharks and wanted to overcome this by swimming with them (in a cage). If you're in a similar position as me, this is the place to do it... the cages face the open water, but the back of...More

Thank jmobrecht
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The saying that we should always experience things at least once in a lifetime rings true. One has a choice to actively enter the cage or watch a video in a shark enviroment. Whether in a group or alone the memories will linger on. Suitable...More

1  Thank Ursula S
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Just awe-inspiring. Got videos on the go pro to last a life time, saw plenty of sharks, great hosts from the guys at Shark Cage Diving SA and can't recommend them enough. Want to do it again and again.

2  Thank michael m
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28 June 2017|
Response from dorothy m | Reviewed this property |
You will be okay as the top of the cage will be level with the boat, and you don't need any diving equipment on the dive. Hope this helps