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

Shark cage diving

Hermanus cliff path walk

Beach horse riding

Sea kayaking with whales

Quad biking in the mountains