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Cape Peninsula with a Marine Biologist

Cape Peninsula with a Marine Biologist

Duration:8 hours total
Includes:Food, Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English
Over 160 people rated this experience 5 stars.

About your host

A true South African, I grew up knowing the coastline of my home country was the best place to be. After completing my master’s in marine biology, I went on to establish successful shark research programs in SA and Mozambique. As a qualified divemaster, surfer, and skipper, I've spent countless hours engaged in southern Africa’s two oceans. You’ll be in safe and experienced hands - I'm qualified…
Justin
Justin
Justin
Justin

About The Rockhopper Fund

The Rockhopper Fund believes in the power of civil society. We believe that small groups of passionate locals can achieve more than a bloated organisation or government. Your booking enables researchers like Justin to put acoustic and satellite tags in sharks & big fish - providing the facts and resources required to solve marine and coastal conservation challenges since 2009.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to The Rockhopper Fund. .

What we’ll do

Join a bucket-list African adventure. We'll get close to nature and meet the unique creatures of the Cape Peninsula. Breathtaking views will be part of the package, but I will tailor your trip based on recent sightings and the day's conditions. We'll start the day with a steaming coffee before heading along the remarkable Chapman's Peak Drive toward Cape Point National Park. An icon of maritime…

What else you should know

Be sure to bring a hat, sunscreen, & shoes you trust for walking. Even if the weather looks good, bring a windbreaker. Please remember R303 per person in cash for Cape Point National Park entrance

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Hot Chocolate, Rooibos tea and rusks
Car and Other
Comfortable eco-vehicle We will have a spacious, air-conditioned vehicle to ensure a comfortable ride for the group. Plus, we'll be planting a tree for every trip through Greenpop's treevolution (ecosystem restoration project) - offsetting the carbon we produce while exploring.
Equipment
Observational equipment I'll bring a few crucial pieces of equipment, such as viewing tanks, hydroscopes and binoculars.

What to bring

Wind breaker Jacket
Hat
Comfortable Shoes
Sunscreen
Swimsuit
Cash for Cape Point National Park entrance fee based on your nationality (Most international travellers are R303). Link to fees here: https://capepoint.co.za/

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Where you'll be

Cape Town’s coasts are ripe for exploration. We’ll take in the classic panoramas and capture the essence of the Atlantic and Indian Ocean seaboards as we travel the Cape Peninsula to the Cape of Good Hope. All of this, from scenery to starfish, is enhanced by the extensive knowledge of your guide. Paying close attention to local conditions and unique opportunities, we may wander off the path to visit secret spots along the way.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, Aug 24    From 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
$64 per person
4 of 8 spots left
Over 160 people rated this experience 5 stars.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 8 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Be sure to bring a hat, sunscreen, & shoes you trust for walking. Even if the weather looks good, bring a windbreaker. Please remember R303 per person in cash for Cape Point National Park entrance
Justin
day trip
Cape Peninsula with a Marine Biologist
166 reviews
$78 per person
166 reviews
$78 per person