1. South Africa
  2. Western Cape
  3. Cape Town
  4. Hout Bay

Hout Bay: Seal Island and Marine Life Guided Boat Tour

Product ID: 260132
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Cruise to Duiker Island and spend some time with the many seals that live there. Discover seal behavior with your guide, and then marvel at Chapman's Peak. Feel your adrenaline rush on a rapid return to the harbor, including high-speed 360-degree turns.
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  • See over 4000 seals at Duiker Island
  • Learn about the seals' behavior and interactions with your guide
  • Discover the history of Hout Bay and Chapman's Peak
  • Experience an adrenaline rush aboard your speedboat, complete with high-speed turns
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Set off from Hout Bay and pass Sentinal Mountain on your way toward Duiker Island. Once there, stop to admire the over 4,000 fur seals that live on Duiker Island, and learn about them and their history with your guide.

Next, head toward the scenic and photographic area of De Jossie, underneath Chapman's Peak. Cruise alongside Chapman's Peak as your guide informs you about the granite and cave.

To conclude your tour, get ready to hold on tight and feel your adrenaline pumping. Experience a speed run on your boat and spin through 360-degree turns on your way back to the harbor.
  • Life jackets to wear throughout the trip
  • Splash jackets to prevent you from getting cold and wet
What’s Not Included
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Suntan lotion
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Look for a blue flag with the local partner's logo, directly opposite the harbor entrance, Hout Bay, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• You must hold on to the handles of the boat at all times
• You must remain seated at all times
• This trip is not recommended for pregnant women or people with limited mobility
• Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour is due to start
• You will need to sign an indemnity form before embarking
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Product ID: 260132