Snorkeling with Seals and Cape Peninsula Full-Day Private Tour

Experience snorkeling with the Cape Fur Seals near Hout Bay and visit the Cape of Good Hope and Boulder's Penguins Colony on one full-day adventure tour from Cape Town! We've matched this thrilling adventure with the Cape Peninsula private tour, bringing you an up-close encounter with these friendly creatures in their natural habitat. Snorkel in Hout Bay at Duiker Island and come face to face with the Cape Fur Seals.

Duration 8 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • Private Tour Guide/Driver, Vehicle and Fuel
  • Pick up and drop off at accommodation
  • Bottled water onboard the vehicle
  • Entrance fees to seal snorkeling activity
  • Snorkeling gear: We have 5 mm one-piece wetsuits with hoods; a 2mm vest; 5 mm gloves and booties.
  • Chapman's peak drive toll gate fees
  • Entry/Admission - Animal Ocean Seal Snorkeling
  • Entry/Admission - Chapman's Peak Drive
What's excluded :
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees to Cape of Good Hope main gate: R340.00 per adult
  • Entrance fees to Boulders Penguins colony: R170.00 per adult
  • Entry/Admission - Cape of Good Hope
  • Entry/Admission - Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Cape Town Central, Cape Town Central, Western Cape

Our experienced, registered Tour Guide/Driver will pick you up at 7:00 am at your accommodation. Travel along the Atlantic Seaboard with the mountains on one side and the ocean on the other side.

Stop At: Camps Bay, Camps Bay, Western Cape

Pass Bantry Bay, Clifton, and Camps Bay, and stop at Maiden's Cove for some photos. Here you will have a breathtaking view of the 12 Apostles mountain range as well as the Atlantic Ocean.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Animal Ocean Seal Snorkeling, 8 Albert Rd, Hout Bay, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa

Upon arriving in Hout Bay, check-in at the snorkeling base in the harbor, receive a safety briefing, put on your snorkeling attire (included), and meet the team that will lead your snorkel adventure. You can also choose to rent a camera if desired. Upon arriving at Duiker Island, you'll jump in the water with these enchanting sea creatures. This activity is completely safe and our partners in charge of the snorkeling are experienced and always put your safety first. The guides will not allow you to do this activity if the sea conditions are not 100% safe. An experienced and qualified marine guide also will accompany you. Only competent swimmers are advised to embark on this adventure. The entire snorkeling adventure is just under three hours in duration.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Chapman's Peak Drive, Hout Bay Road Between Noordhoek and Hout Bay, 7872 South Africa

After you have completed your snorkeling and returned to the base to get changed out of your snorkeling gear, proceed on your Cape Peninsula private tour. Travel on Chapman's Peak Drive, where you will have another photo opportunity. Chapman's Peak is one of the most scenic drives in the world.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Cape of Good Hope, Cape Point Rd, Table Mountain National Park 8001 South Africa

The next stop is the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve and Cape Point, where you can explore the reserve and its lighthouse.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, Simon's Town 7995 South Africa

Visit the African Penguins colony at Boulder's Beach and marvel at these charming sea creatures. You may even find one or two of them parading next to you on the boardwalk, so have your camera ready for some close-up photos.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Cape Town Central, Cape Town Central, Western Cape

Our return route is via the Old Cape Road with stunning views of the Muizenberg colorful beach huts in the distance, found along the False Bay coastline. Drop off will be at your accommodation in Cape Town after the tour.

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
  • Cape Town Intl Airport, Cape Town Central South Africa
  • Cape Town Cruise Terminal, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8002, South Africa
Departure Time :
7:00 AM
Return Detail :
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age is 11 years
  • Snorkeling is subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund for snorkeling entrance fees. Please note that refunds take time and is not guaranteed to be paid out on the day of tour.
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Kabura Travel & Tours A Division of Kabura's Trading (Pty)Ltd

Activity ID: V-12189P25

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