The Natural ADVENTURE destination is a remarkable destination offering not only Marine adventures – Great White shark cage diving, whale watching and abundant marine life but as the Fynbos adventure destination it boasts unique Cape fynbos and a plant diversity ranking among the richest in the world. The area is ideal for hiking, bird-watching, mountain-biking and horse-riding.
As the Beach adventure destination this coastline offers a haven for surfers and lovers of water sports with its many pristine beaches and secluded bays. Enjoy activities such as kayaking, surfing, fishing or simply strolling along the endless stretches of unspoilt natural beauty along the diverse landscapes and amazing coastline from De Kelders around Danger Point to Pearly Beach.
There is also a Heritage Adventure – Do some cave crawling within the five caves hiding along our coast. And do not forget to pop in at the Strandevld museaum where Jan and SD Fourie will keep you busy with old tales and interesting stories about the area.
If you fancy watching the whales from the air, scenic flights are available or a boat cruise where you can watch the marine big 5, rare bird species and other marine life in their natural habitat. Visit the African Penguin and sea bird sanctuary and learn more about the fascinating work done to conserve marine life. Take a drive out to the picturesque small village of Baardskeerdersbos passing wine farms, endless Fynbos kingdom and ending up visiting the local artists.
Needless to say Gansbaai has it all.
Map of Gansbaai
Contact the Gansbaai Tourism Office for more information regarding accommodation in the area!