Shark diving in Gansbaai, a scenic two-hour drive from the Cape Town International Airport, is at the top of the bucket-list for many shark lovers around the world. Gansbaai, Capital of the Great White Shark, is where you get to experience the great white shark up close and personal after only a short 20 minute boat ride!
Sightings during 2020 increased slowly but steadily with recent days during March encountering 2 or more great white sharks on several consecutive days. Trips take place daily as weather permits. Great White Shark sightings in Gansbaai traditionally peaks during the winter months of April to September.