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Ivanhoe Sea Safaris

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Hawe Street | Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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A typical trip will have you exploring our magnificent coastline and bay while looking for whales, dolphins, sharks, seals and seabirds. Apart from the Southern Right Whales, we are able to view Brides Whales, Humpback Whales and possibly even Great White Sharks.There are many Cape Fur Seals, African Penguins, Dolphins, Sunfish and plenty of coastal marine birds to been seen whilst out at sea.
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Hawe Street | Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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"whale watching"
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"see whales"
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"southern right whales"
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"prime position"
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"southern rights"
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"marine birds"
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"brilliant trip"
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"small group of people"
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"whale trip"
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"mid morning"
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"two hours"
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"knowledgeable crew"
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"these guys"
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"small boat"
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ivanhoeseasafaris, Manager at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the opportunity to go on a whale watching trip woth Ivanhoe. We arrived at their offices, signed in and headed for the boat. After a quick briefing we headed out to sea. We were hardly out of the harbour and spotted our first...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This was my first ever Boat Based Whale Watching Trip and I wish it could have lasted longer. Although this was the first trip of the season, a few minutes into the trip we came across three huge Southern Rights. Having just returned from their...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

What a fantastic trip we had early mid December and it was certainly worth the wait. The crew at Ivanhoe are very informative and we found ourselves hanging onto every word they said. We also realized that it was at the very end of the...More

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

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Leon H
27 October 2017|
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Response from BurySt_EdmundsTrevor | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I took this tour in September and saw breaching whales and mothers and their calves. Of course you cannot predict nature so this is no guarantee you will see anything-however this outfit are very professional and... More
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Agami_11
13 April 2016|
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Whales arrive in June and leave December.
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