Shark Cage Diving in Cape Town

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Cape Town Shark Cage Diving

It has to be said that sharks are fascinating creatures but ones that are very often misunderstood. Shark cage diving in Cape Town offers the perfect opportunity for people to learn more about these interesting marine animals and to interact with them in their natural habitat. Once you see a Great White shark up close in the watery depths of the sea you will undoubtedly find a new-found respect for them.

Cape Town is one of the best places in the world to go shark cage diving and there are numerous operators who offer trips. The key is to do your research and find a reputable company that will not only ensure you have a phenomenal dive, but will offer the service at a reasonable price. Packages are usually all inclusive and include transfers, meals, all necessary gear and very often the option to rent a digital underwater camera so that you can remember this experience forever. A popular place to go Great White shark cage diving is the sleepy, fishing town of Gansbaai, located in the Overberg region. It is undoubtedly the main tourist attraction in the area due to its dense population of Great White sharks. The shallow canal between Dyer Island and Geyser Rock, two islands located near to the Gansbaai shoreline, has been dubbed “Shark Alley” as it is known to be a popular spot for shark sightings.


Shark cage diving is an exhilarating and adrenaline-pumping experience that is unlike anything else you will ever try. To help you overcome any fears you may have with regards to your dive, knowledgeable and experienced guides will answer all of your questions, explain the process every step of the way and most importantly, ensure your dive is carried out with the utmost safety and care. You will see these extreme predators in a whole new light after a single dive and this incredibly thrilling experience will be one that is not soon forgotten.

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