From June to December, the former sleepy fishing village of Hermanus is transformed into the world’s best land-based whale-watching destination. Moving their way from the Antarctic to the warmer waters of the Western Cape, southern right and humpback whales can be seen from the shore or on a boat trip to get close to these magnificent gentle giants.
After viewing the whales up close, leave behind the white sands and fynbos-covered dunes and take to the skies to try and capture them from above with a paragliding flight over Hermanus and Walker’s Bay.
Mosaic Private Sanctuary
Hermanus, Garden Route, South Africa
Mosaic Lagoon Lodge is a peaceful retreat set amongst the natural setting of Walker Bay and the Overberg on the Mosaic Private Sanctuary reserve, offering a great introduction to the botanical splendours of the Cape floral kingdom.
Family Fun in South Africa
The Waterberg, Northern Tuli Game Reserve, Cape Town & Hermanus
For intrepid families looking for something extraordinary and wanting to spend quality time together, South Africa is the place to be. Canter into the wilderness on horseback, encountering wildlife with a unique perspective. Let your excitement wander through Mashatu, an off-grid game reserve and admire big cats and elephants. Gaze out over the...