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Shark Cage Diving Cape Town

with RETURN Transfer in Cape Town by Apex Shark Expeditions


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We operate a half-day tour 45 minutes from Cape Town to see a variety of shark species throughout the year according to the seasons, weather, water temperature, and other factors.

We operate half-day shark tours to either Seal Island or Cape Point as both offer very different opportunities and visibility. Possible shark species can include Seven-gill cow sharks, Mako Sharks, Blue sharks, and Great white sharks. The location for the day will be determined by the best shark activity and sea conditions and will be confirmed with you the day before your trip.

Whales, dolphins and many species of sea birds are often encountered on this adventurous expedition. As we adopt an eco style of operating our trips, going to sea with Apex is like going on a safari game drive and we will try to take in as much marine wildlife as possible on our trips As trips are based on natural events every trip is different and sightings are not guaranteed.

See you on our boat soon! One of our areas, Seal Island, False Bay is famous for the predation of Great Whites on Cape Fur seals The area and this behavior have been featured on many documentaries including Air Jaws on the Discovery Channel with Chris Fallows, our owner, as co-host.



3 hours 30 minutes


All year round every day except for Christmas and New Year's Day. We see a variety of shark species throughout the year according to the seasons, weather, water temperature, and other factors so all year round. Trips are weather-dependent and not species-dependent. There can sometimes be variations to the departure times as a result. Please allow flexibility in your itinerary to cover slight variations to the scheduled times.


We will pick you up and drop you off in the Cape Town area. Please indicate where you would like to be picked up. Collection times will be advised the day before VIA EMAIL and can start anytime from 06h00 or 07h00. Our vessel, White Pointer II departs and returns to Simon’s Town Pier, Wharf and Main Street, Simon’s Town.


Weather permitting. The safety of our guests will not be compromised, and the skippers decisions is final. Please allow a little flexibility in your itinerary to allow for weather changes.

What to Wear:

Warm clothing in winter: May to September – Closed non-slip shoes, long pants, waterproof jacket and cap / beanie, scarf. In summer: October – April – a light wind breaker, cap/hat, All year round – bathing suit. Bathing suit (donned under your clothing to facilitate changing into your wetsuit aboard)

Things to bring:

Dress in layers, light weather jacket in summer and warm weather jacket, beanie, scarf in winter, closed, non-slip shoes, hat/cap, polarized sunglasses, towel, bathing costume (worn under clothes), sun block & camera. If you are prone to motion sickness, or not used to being anchored at sea, we recommend Sturgeron or Dramamine tablets. Take one the night before your trip and another one and a half hour before we are scheduled to meet. For your own enjoyment of the trip, we recommend that you do not overindulge in alcohol the night before as this may result in you being very seasick the next day.

Guests or Spectators:

Divers and surface viewers pay the same price. SPECIAL: Discounted rates for direct online bookings for the month of August.

Min Age:

Inclusions & Exclusions


Return transfers - Cape Town city and surrounds to/from Simon's Town. Tea/coffee/rusks/biscuits on arrival. Dive gear including mask, snorkel, weight belt Wet suit (5 mm - sizes from small to 6XL) Complimentary 750ml sustainable aluminum water bottle valued at R 250.00 Educational booklet Light lunch (sandwiches & quiches), snacks, and refreshments on board A passionate & knowledgeable crew


A quote is required for any transfers outside of the Cape Town central area. Optional conservation fee at R 35pp

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