Hermanus Whale Season Top 12 Activities

- Encounters, FAQ, Whales

Visit the coastal playground of Hermanus to escape to nature. This once small fishing village is now a ‘must-visit’ destination on the South African coastline. Discover the acclaimed wine route, coastal ...
Humpback whales tail

Hello Humpback Whales!

- Encounters, FAQ, Whales

Winter in the Cape is synonymous with hot chocolate at a roaring fire but in fact it is time to don a warm jacket and head out onto the blue yonder as it just also happens to be the time of the year when Humpback wh...

Hermanus Whale Festival 2018

- Conservation & Community, Festivals, Whales

Hermanus Whale Festival 28th to 30th September 2018 The Hermanus Whale Festival is an annual event that started 27 years ago in the coastal town of Hermanus. Visitors flock to celebrate the Southern Right Whales and...
Brydes Whale Feeding

Summer Whale Watching

- Whales

If you google Hermanus what is sure to be top ranking is whales! The town is synonymous with whales & whale watching, be it from land or boat. The town prides itself as a whale hotspot and every local knows the ...

Blue Flag awarded for sustainable whale watching

- Conservation & Community, News

Southern Right Charters as a sustainable whale watching operator is proud to hoist the Blue Flag for this 2017/18 whale season. The International Blue Flag programme promotes sustainable tourism development in marin...

2017 Whale Season – Whale watching – South Africa

- Dolphins, Photo Blog, Sightings, Whales

The annual Hermanus whale watching season is upon us again. Take a look at our photoblog of some of our latest sightings from Southern Right Charters....
Whale Photography

Whale Photography 101

- Dolphins, Encounters, FAQ, Sightings, Whales

Whether you’re rocking a point-and-shoot camera or a sophisticated piece of digital mastery (DSLR), getting an unforgettable pic of a Southern Right Whale is easier than one would think. With its famous “champag...
World Whale Conference

Southern Right Charters partners with the World Cetacean Alliance

- Conservation & Community, News, Newsletters

The World Cetacean Alliance (WCA) has expanded their partnership with plans to highlight the 50 Top Responsible Whale Watching Operators worldwide and identified Southern Right Charters as one of the candidates that...

WHALE SEASON | BAY OF WHALES COMES ALIVE

- Dolphins, Encounters, Newsletters, Sightings, Whales

With months of anticipation Whale season 2017 is here! Curious Brydes whales, Humpback whales, Southern Right Whale mating groups,Orca and dolphins have all been spotted in Hermanus this June. Many people under the ...