Embark on a unique adventure along the southern coast of South Africa, where the Indian Ocean becomes the stage for a breathtaking natural spectacle: the migration of southern right whales. These majestic creatures travel from Antarctica to the warm South African waters between June and November, seeking temporary refuge and giving birth to their calves.

The journey begins in the picturesque town of Hermanus, known as the whale capital of South Africa. Here, adventurers embark on exciting boat excursions to spot these creatures in their natural environment. The spectacle is breathtaking, with the whales playing and feeding close to shore, offering visitors the unique opportunity to see them up close.

But the Whale Route offers much more than sightings from the shore. It also provides the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture and enjoy South African hospitality. The charming coastal towns along the way offer a unique blend of history, culture and cuisine that perfectly complements the whale watching experience.

A must stop on this trip is the picturesque town of Gansbaai, known as the capital of the great white shark. Here, the brave can embark on thrilling cage diving adventures to come face to face with one of the oceans’ most feared predators.

The Whale Route is much more than a whale watching trip; it is an adventure that immerses you in the beauty and diversity of South Africa. It is a journey of discovery and wonder, where each day offers an exciting new experience. Get ready to follow the song of the whales along the southern coast of South Africa and immerse yourself in an experience you will never forget. Adventure awaits you on the Whale Route!