June Sightings 2016 | Hermanus Whale Watching Season

- Encounters, Sightings, Uncategorized, Whales

Exciting update for all nature lovers and whale enthusiasts!  Our whale season 2016 in Hermanus is underway. With many sightings of Brydes and breaching Humpback whales, we enjoyed an early inception to the “...
Dolphins Hermanus

Marine Life sightings

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September & early October photo blog of marine life sightings during our boat based whale watching trips. There are a good number of whales in the bay and we have seen Southern Right whales on every trip over th...
Southern Right Whale Breaching. Copyright Dave De Beer

Whales, Dolphins, Sharks….

- Dolphins, Encounters, News, Sightings, Whales

The ocean has been alive! August has been a thrilling month for sightings from our boat. No two trips have been the same and the unexpected has been the expected with our whale watching trips often extending into a ...
Shark Jumping

Hermanus Whales

- Dolphins, Encounters, News, Sightings, Whales

Photos taken by photographer and local author of Hermanus Whales, Dave De Beer, all photos were taken over the past month during our whale watching trips. ALL IMAGE ARE COPYRIGHT: DAVE DE BEER...

The DOs & DON’Ts of whale watching in Hermanus

- Sightings, Whales

Whale watching shouldn’t be strenuous affair in Hermanus. Take note of these simple DOs and DON’Ts and let the whales take care of the rest. DO brush up on your whale lingo Is a callosity a large city? Is spyhop...
MashUp Whales


- Dolphins, FAQ, News, Sightings, Uncategorized, Whales

1. What other sorts of whales may you encounter on a typical trip, or can we only see the Southern Right whale? We mostly encounter southern right whales. But your whale watching trip can often extend into a marine ...
whale watching hermanus


- Dolphins, News, Whales

1. Is there a better time of day to see the whales, or when they are more active? No two trips are alike and every day we have a trip that is the best but there is no way to know which one it will be before the time...
Whale Watching in Hermanus

Summer Cruises in Hermanus

- Dolphins, Encounters, Festivals, News, Sightings

Southern Right Charters is spicing things up this summer and offering an array of new SUMMER CRUISES in Hermanus. From Photography Expeditions to Santa’s sundowner, there is a cruise to suit all. The Photograp...

The 5 best whale watching points on the Cape Whale Coast

- Encounters, Sightings, Whales

Whether you’ve already arrived or still on your way to Hermanus, the Cape Whale Coast one of the country’s best places to participate in on-land whale watching. Here are our top-five must-stop spots.  1...