Largest concentration of Southern Right whales who return here annually between July and November to mate and calve
Telephone: +27 (0)82 453 6332
BEST TIME TO VISIT
The best months of the year for whale watching and are between July and November.
TOURS TO DO
In all the coastal towns kayaking is popular on their respective river mouths as well as on the sea. Pili Pili Adventure Centre in Witsand offers a range of water related activities.
Public transport is limited around these areas and if you’re not travelling with a tour operator vehicles can be rented from either Cape Town or George.
WHERE TO STAY
Camping is popular in the coastal towns with well-maintained caravan parks situated right by the various Blue Flag status beaches. Luxury guest houses and various self catering options are also available.
NOT TO MISS
Crossing the Breede River en route to Witsand on the hand-operated pontoon ferry at Malgas, the last one of its kind in South Africa.