Hermanus – Whale Capital of South Africa

Just over an hours drive from Cape Town Airport, Hermanus is known as the Whale Capital of South Africa. With her mediterranean climate, long white beaches and the famous Cliff Path where you can stroll from Grotto Beach all the way to the New Harbour. Watch whales breaching and mothers calving their newborn in the sea kelp just meters away from the cliffs edge. Take a guided wine tour of the Hemel-en-Aarde valley and see how this unique terroir has made the wines of this valley world famous.


 Walker bay in Hermanus

Walker bay in Hermanus

 Shark cage diving

Shark cage diving

 Hermanus cliff path walk

Hermanus cliff path walk

 Beach horse riding

Beach horse riding

 Sea kayaking with whales

Sea kayaking with whales

 Quad biking in the mountains

Quad biking in the mountains