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White Shark Projects

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16 Geelbek Street | Kleinbaai, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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US$159.29*
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Half-Day White Shark Cage Diving from Gansbaai
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  • Average5%
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“great whites”(93 reviews)
“white shark”(67 reviews)
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White Shark Projects welcomes local and international tourists, divers and non-divers … anyone who wishes to encounter, dive with, or view white sharks in a safe and professional environment. White Shark Projects was established in 1989 and is a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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16 Geelbek Street | Kleinbaai, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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"great whites"
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"great experience"
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"white shark"
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"cape town"
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"bucket list"
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"shark cage diving"
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"wet suits"
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"face to face"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"hot soup"
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"amazing animals"
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"marine biologist"
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"sea sickness"
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"their natural habitat"
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"our honeymoon"
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"felt very safe"
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"from start to finish"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Breakfast, briefing (about safety and the magnificent white shark) and then on the boat. We saw 3 sharks (2 great whites). The team is really nice and you feel very safe. The smell was horrible but well, if you want to attract sharks, it's inevitable...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a bucket list adventure. The adrenaline rush was unbelievable when that 14’ great white passed me within arms reach. Something I will always remember.

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a well organised day, from the time I left Cape Town. The meet and greet was friendly and informative with a small breakfast. The trip was successful with shark sightings. Returned to soup and a film of our trip, I got a copy....More

Thank Eddie A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t recommend this company highly enough. Communication with booking it was easy and straight forward. I got pick up and dropped back from my B&B, which made the whole experience easy and relaxing. All staff were friendly and knowledgable and really looked after all the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience with a very professional crew, helpful and nice team. I was scared of water but their safety measures and precessional team made me very comfortable. From time we arrived, went into the boat, got in the cage, saw sharks and came back -...More

Thank Sadiq W
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Wsprojects, Guest Relations Manager at White Shark Projects, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Greetings from Shark Team! I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and I hope that the memories of the day will remain forever vivid and clear. Thank you for your review, we appreciate it sincerely. Remember to spread your new found shark...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Cage Shark Diving was one of the very cool, very unique experiences that we did on this trip. When you research the companies, you'll see 6 or 7 of them. NOTE: Because all the companies are within 3 blocks from each other, you will get...More

1  Thank Brooks W
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Wsprojects, Guest Relations Manager at White Shark Projects, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Greetings from Shark Team! Thank you for your review, we appreciate it sincerely. I am delighted that you managed to squeeze in shark cage diving before your flight - how exciting! Our videographer will film underwater footage, when he feels the visibility is good enough,...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

No white shark and they just stressed to go back. no info about sharks nothing. you go up 04 in cape town for absolutly nothing!! go to mossel bay and white shark africa they are awesome and there you see the great white.More

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Wsprojects, Guest Relations Manager at White Shark Projects, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Greetings from Shark Team. Thank you for your review. We understand your disappointment at not having seen a Great White Shark. Trust me, nobody is more disappointed than us. Great Whites are incredibly nomadic and move up and down our coast as they please. There...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

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21 March 2018|
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Response from Charmaine B | Property representative |
Yes your 10 year old can
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Response from Wsprojects | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us, we love hearing from you. I am delighted to meet another shark fanatic! But I completely understand your concern. All I can do, is tell you how the situation stands at the moment... The Orcas... More
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