The season of whales is here! Whale season in the Western Cape is from June through to November. Exclusive Getaways recommends some great getaways for whale watching this season. Get your fair share of the annual whale migration miracle: when the oceans of the Western Cape offer hospitality to Southern Right, Humpback and Brydes whales. Book a getaway to a whale watching hot-spot and marvel at the magnificent giants finding safe haven in bays sufficiently sheltered for them to mate and rear their young. Choose one of these fabulous getaways, within 1-3 hours driving distance of Cape Town.
IN & NEAR HERMANUS – Among the World’s Top Dozen Whale Watching Destinations
Distance from Cape Town: 121 km
DE KELDERS – Supreme Whale Watching in a Small Coastal Village Near Hermanus
Distance from Cape Town: 161 km
DE HOOP NATURE RESERVE – A Pristine Natural Paradise for Whale Watching & Coastal Leisure
Distance from Cape Town: 270 km
CAPE AGULHAS & BREDASDORP – Watch Whales at the Rugged Southernmost Tip of Africa
Distance from Cape Town: 222 km
ARNISTON – Watch Whales in a Pretty Fishing Village Hugging the Coast
Distance from Cape Town: 209 km
Mail us to book your whale watching getaway, or call +27 21 797 7122.