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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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"Not every day is a Planet Earth day, but we will do our best to make it a special one"

 

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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

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Shark Bytes October 2019

written by Monique Fallows

Wow, it seems as though the last couple of months have screamed past me since my last update in July. In our latest news I will be updating you on the recent shark sightings along the Coast as well as sharing our experiences with the Atlantic Great white sharks in Cape Cod, US...

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Monday, 18 November 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

Gansbaai This location has not seen a Great White since the 10th November. There are good sightings of Copper sharks. Cape Town Shark Cage Diving. Last three trips saw 1- 3 Sevengill cow sharks in 3- 6 meter water visibility. Due to weather, we have been off sea for a...

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Saturday, 12 October 2019

Confused about the Current Shark Situation?

written by Chris Fallows

Current Shark Situation/Sightings October 2019. There has been much news lately about massive decreases in shark sightings at the shark cage diving areas in the Southern Cape. These declines have only been applicable to Great White Shark sightings which have undoubtedly been ...

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R400 DISCOUNT for Cape Town Shark Cage Diving trips from today till 14 December - enter code SUMMER157 when making your booking online PLUS book a transfer and get a 10 minute FREE visit to the African Penguins at Boulders.