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Morning Great White Cage Dive

Great crew and experience with Shark Explorers. They created a great environment and provided us a... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Tom H
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Amazing crew - amazing experience!

The crew was amazing at knowing how to bring the great whites in close enough to see. Two other... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Tracie C
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Gahanna, Ohio
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Shark Explorers offers customized shark diving, viewing and filming expeditions which take you directly to the sharks of Southern Africa. We will help you plan your ultimate shark diving experience, viewing or film shoot by making sure you are in...more
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No 62 St Georges Street | Simonstown, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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+27 82 564 1904
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Great crew and experience with Shark Explorers. They created a great environment and provided us a great morning on the boat. Would highly recommend!

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The crew was amazing at knowing how to bring the great whites in close enough to see. Two other companies’ boats were near us and it was evident Shark Explorers knew the best ways to get the shark to breach and to bring them close...More

Thank Tracie C
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

A fantastic Skipper & crew.. Fun, knowledgeable, prepared and all round an amazing experience. They try to help to understand the sharks!! Very important

Thank ToniGadd
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is the second time I have gone out Shark Cage diving and both times I did not see a Shark ! Bad luck ! The fist people in the cage had a 3 second view as a Shark swam past and after that nothing.The...More

Thank Andrewschoeman
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I did my open water course with Shark Explorers. It was one of the most amazing, adrenaline experiences. Morne and his team made the whole experience so much fun, with lots of banter, laughter and jokes. I was nervous initially but the calmness and chilled...More

Thank jesstewart
Reviewed 23 April 2018

As soon as we stepped into the Shark Explorers shop in Simon's Town we immediately felt part of the Shark Explorers team. Our dive instructor Morne was absolutely incredible. It was non stop laughter from start to finish. His passion, professionalism and knowledge of diving...More

Thank mark s
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Did my open water diver course here. The team was amazing. They brought lots of fun and banter and made you feel really comfortable. Really enjoyed my dives. Got to see some seals, octopi, little sharkies. Definitely going back for more.

Thank MichaelaJ383
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Diving with shark explorers is always the best experience ever! The team is always so welcoming and prepared to give you the adventure of a life time. Highly recommended to anyone who is looking for some sharks! The team won't rest until they find them...More

Thank Valentina S
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

And friend and I went snorkelling whilst another mate did scuba diving. We had two dives, one in the kelp forest and one with the Cale fur seals. It was really really fun, and the atmosphere of the boat and the whole place was really...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Really good experience! A lot of fun, i felt really save. Can totally recommend it. We saw a lot of little sharks and seals! Great team 🐟🐟

Thank Celia D
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Amf730
23 April 2016|
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Response from hfdeepblue | Reviewed this property |
I did not do the Great White diving while I was there . Weather did not permit it; however, in South Africa you are not on scuba when you do these trips. You are in snorkel gear. It is not really 'diving'. I enjoyed my... More
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AllenG23
10 January 2016|
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Response from SharkExplorers62 | Property representative |
Sincere apologies for late reply, missed your message on tripadvisor. Hope you got to see the sharks :) all the best, Morne
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