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Interesting coast. ..

We love this area and the coast. It is magnificent! ! In fact right from Gordon's bay all the way... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
sandyg3567
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Beautiful Views!

Stopped by Gearing's Point on our coasting tour of Hermanus and loved that area. The fact that you... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Steve R
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Sep 21, 2016
“Interesting coast. ..”
Sep 15, 2016
“Look for whales”
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Cape Whale Coast stretches from Rooiels to Pearly Beach. It includes Hangklip, Pringle Bay, Betty's Bay, Kleinmond, Fisherhaven, Hawston, Hermanus, Stanford and Gansbaai.
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3 Myrtle Lane, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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+27 28 313 8038
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We love this area and the coast. It is magnificent! ! In fact right from Gordon's bay all the way to Hermanus the views are stunning. We walked near the beach and it was very relaxing. We were lucky to see some whales near the...More

Thank sandyg3567
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We were disappointed in that there were no whales. We enjoyed some of the shops on the waterfront. It is beautiful on a nice day.

Thank RI02886
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Stopped by Gearing's Point on our coasting tour of Hermanus and loved that area. The fact that you can walk all the way close to the water and take stunning pics is very cool. The area also has a few strange statues worth taking a...More

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I hiked from Gordons Bay to Kleinbaai. Only 3 bad spots of plastics and rubbish washed out. Now I am taking part in the Coastal Cleanup preoject by Whale Coast Conservation.The best strip of hike was Kleinmond to Grotto Beach!! Betty's Bay has NO hiking...More

Thank tonynero2014
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Cliff Walk is a "must do" when in Hermanus. It is a wonderful, scenic & not too strenuous walk with many benches along the way to rest if needs be. It is worth spending some time on the accessible rocks as watching for whales...More

2  Thank DeeRoelRSA
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were thrilled to watch the whales from the coastline. The walk provides excellent views across Walker Bay. So many nice places to stop and enjoy nature. Self-explanatory signboards guide you and teach you about these beautiful creatures - but most of them could need...More

2  Thank reviewsRimportant
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The walk and surroundings are excellent with benches along the way to sit down and watch the ocean. It is a lovely walk that is not too strenuous and not too long. The signposting when it hits the road and then rejoins is quite poor...More

2  Thank Tim A
Reviewed 23 August 2016

There is so much to see and to do in excellence in Hermanus. From late Aug to Sept and even up to mid October the whales are in the bay to give birth to there young's. This is a very beautiful holiday town not to...More

1  Thank Jannie N
Reviewed 12 August 2016

All you need to get into the relaxed state of mind is take a walk along this too beautiful coast and feel the change in your state of mind. All your tensiosn seem to dissolev into the ocean and calmness returns to your being.

2  Thank Alberto D
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We discovered Hermanus and the Whale coast 11 years ago and a trip to South Africa would not be complete without returning. We usually visit in July/August and we have never failed to see whales. There are more whales some years than others, but we...More

Thank majiksea
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