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Shark Cage Diving Cape Town

Apex Shark Expeditions is a licensed shark cage diving tour operator.

Our Ethos: Respect, admiration and passion for wildlife that is shared through a safe, educational and personal experience with every guest who we are fortunate enough have join us.

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Cape Town

Gansbaai

Location ex Cape Town 45 minutes 2 ½ hours  
Total Guests 12 people - smallest in the industry 20 – 37 guests  
Cage 4 persons Up to 9 persons  
Water Visibility Seal Island - 7 Gill sharks 15-20ft to 40ft
Cape Point - Mako & Blue sharks, 30ft with 60ft +
Average 6ft  
Trip Duration 3 - 4 hours 2 - 3 hours  
Shark Species Seven Gill Sharks 90% of trips
Mako Shark 75%
Blue Shark 95%
Bronze Whaler Shark seasonal
Great White Shark 50 - 60%
Bronze Whaler Shark 90%
 
Other Sightings 65 000 Cape Fur Seals, Africa’s largest island based colony Boulders beach Penguins 2500 birds, just 2 minutes from launch site.
Seasonally 3 whale species, Southern Right, Humpback and Brydes
Seasonally 3 Dolphin species , Common, Dusky and Bottlenose.
Up to 20 species of Seabirds recorded
Spectacular scenery of Table Mountain & Cape Point visible simultaneously.
Seals swimming en route Occasional sightings of Dolphin and Whales in season Penguins and various other bird species  
Nearby Attractions Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (world’s richest floral kingdom and various large mammal species). Kirstenbosch gardens
Constantia Winelands
Atlantic Seaboard with Hout bay & Camps Bay beaches
Penguin Sanctuary
Wine farms
 

 

Reviewed as Excellent Six Years in a Row - Apex Shark Expeditions and TripAdvisor

Don't take our word for it! Check out our reviews to see why we have consistently been rated the number one shark cage diving company in False Bay.

Read our reviews here: TripAdvisor.

This is a great opportunity to experience all aspects of Shark behaviour and witness these creatures in their natural habitat.
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FROM THE BLOG

Thursday, 9 January 2020

written by Karyn Cooper

Cape Town Shark Cage Diving Fantastic trip today with 4 Sevengill sharks, 1 stingray and a small pod of dolphins! The water clarity is between an amazing4 - 6 meters which makes for excellent sightings of the sharks from the cage and the water temp is 19.5 C. Book your spot n...

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Tuesday, 7 January 2020

written by Karyn Cooper

Cape Town Shark Cage Diving Whoooo! The first Great White shark sighted in 20 months and a beautiful big 4 meter shark at that! The water clarity is between an amazing6 - 8 meters which makes for excellent sightings of the sharks from the cage and the water temp is 18.6 C. Bo...

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Monday, 6 January 2020

written by Karyn Cooper

Cape Town Shark Cage Diving The trips to Seal Island have enjoyedgood sightings of the Sevengill cow sharks. Visibility has been between an amazing6 - 8 meters and the water temp has been 18.6 C. Book your spot now. Gansbaai Shark Cage Diving There are good sightings of C...

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Shark Sightings Cape Town - Between 3- 5 Sevengill Sharks per trip. Maximum 12 guests. Book a transfer and get a 10 minute COMPLIMENTARY visit to the African Penguins at Boulders.

LATEST SHARK SIGHTINGS 20 January - GANSBAAI Cancelled Prior to this 15 - 18 Copper sharks, 1 meter water clarity & a water temp of 12.5 C - weather unsettled for next few days III CAPE TOWN No trip today nor tomorrow. Prior to this 4 Copper shark, Great water clarity at 5 meters with a balmy water temp of 19.9 C III MOSSEL BAY - No sharks. |