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White Shark Projects

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16 Geelbek Street | Kleinbaai, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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US$151.58*
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Half-Day White Shark Cage Diving from Gansbaai
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White Shark Projects welcomes local and international tourists, divers and non-divers … anyone who wishes to encounter, dive with, or view white sharks in a safe and professional environment. White Shark Projects was established in 1989 and is a world-leading organisation that focuses on the conservation of great white sharks through responsible tourism and research. Expect excellent customer service, good value and operational efficiency.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“great whites” (82 reviews)
“white shark” (52 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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16 Geelbek Street | Kleinbaai, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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"great whites"
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"great experience"
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"white shark"
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"cape town"
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"bucket list"
in 31 reviews
"face to face"
in 12 reviews
"shark cage diving"
in 28 reviews
"wet suits"
in 23 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 22 reviews
"marine biologist"
in 11 reviews
"amazing animals"
in 8 reviews
"their natural habitat"
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"our honeymoon"
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"hot soup"
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"felt very safe"
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"from start to finish"
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"south africa"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good people. Instructors were very good. Lucky enough to have the opportunity to see the Great Whites! Definitely recommend them!

Thank SriniShenoy
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Wsprojects, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Projects, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, Srini. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us. Kind regards White Shark Projects

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tours were amazing, staff were lovely. I volunteered here in 2014 and couldnt have been made to feel more at home And safe.

Thank Alexander S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for our honeymoon to South Africa and the shark cage dive was a must for him. White shark project gave us an amazing experience! I stayed on the boat as a personal preference but being able to go on the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had i amazing day, good staff, safe and we saw sharks 5 min after we wen´t in to the water i recommend this trip

Thank Marcus J
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Breakfast, briefing (about safety and the magnificent white shark) and then on the boat. We saw 3 sharks (2 great whites). The team is really nice and you feel very safe. The smell was horrible but well, if you want to attract sharks, it's inevitable...More

Thank Nouliette
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

This was a bucket list adventure. The adrenaline rush was unbelievable when that 14’ great white passed me within arms reach. Something I will always remember.

Thank Richard S
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21 March 2018|
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Response from Charmaine B | Property representative |
Yes your 10 year old can
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Katherine P
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Response from Wsprojects | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us, we love hearing from you. I am delighted to meet another shark fanatic! But I completely understand your concern. All I can do, is tell you how the situation stands at the moment... The Orcas... More
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