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Marine Dynamics

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Address: 5 Geelbek Street, Kleinbaai, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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+27 82 380 3405
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08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Marine Dynamics shark tours is the industry's leading white shark cage...

Marine Dynamics shark tours is the industry's leading white shark cage diving operator - dispelling the myths about sharks one client at a time. Not only can you expect a 5-star service start to finish, Marine Dynamics shark tours contributes directly to local white shark research by being the primary sponsor to the accredited non-profit, the Dyer Island Conservation Trust. Marine Dynamics is the preferred operator for National Geographic, Discovery Channel, Travel Channel, the BBC, South African Tourism and many more internationally recognized organizations. As you will see from our reviews, our staff are not only the most knowledgeable in the business but equally the most passionate about great white sharks and providing you an excellent experience you will never forget. Marine Dynamics operates out of The Great White House in Gansbaai, South Africa, where you will be treated to our 5-star hospitality underneath South Africa's only privately owned Southern right whale skeleton! Our custom-built vessel, Slashfin, was launched in 2010 and comes with all the modern amenities expected in a top quality vessel. Marine Dynamics guarantees a marine biologist, a videographer, and best value for money on every trip.

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USD 146.11*
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Cage Diving with Great White Sharks from Cape Town
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USD 297.98*
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Private Tour: Cage Dive with Great White Sharks from Cape Town

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Exciting day with the Big White

After cage diving with another company yesterday, and loving it, we decided to do one more trip. We decided on one of the top ranked companies, as my daughter was doing research... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tone K
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oslo, Norway
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oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After cage diving with another company yesterday, and loving it, we decided to do one more trip. We decided on one of the top ranked companies, as my daughter was doing research for her bachelor's theses on shark tourism. We were happy with the first tour, but the one with Marine Dynamics was even better. They were very professional, informing... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked this through Apex Shark Diving, Marine Dynamics who organised the day were very professional, excellent/sturdy boat. When the cage was put into the water this had no effect on the horizontal flotation of the boat other smaller boats were leaning over would not be keen to book with the other firms. The sharks were there as soon as... More 

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Draper, Utah
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This dive was on my bucket list - and it did not disappoint! My wife and I had the privilege of doing the Great White Shark Dive in Gansbaai, South Africa in April 2017. Every single thing about this dive was first class! We were picked up at our hotel in Capetown, then picked up a couple of other hotel... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This shark diving experience was brilliant. The facilities of the meeting area are amazing. Although you must be aware that if the time given is 12.00 you may not get going til gone 1pm, as the sea, tides and weather are out of the control of the staff. However, a lovely pasta and salad lunch beforehand and during the briefing... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently returned from a fantastic 2 week holiday in South Africa; our first ever visit. A highlight of our stay was shark diving with Marine Dynamics in Gansbaai. It was a truly unforgettable experience which I would thoroughly recommend. Though my wife didn't enter the cage she thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience onboard the boat which she didn't think... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After an early start and long journey from Cape Town we were greeted enthusiastically by the staff and we given a continental breakfast before we had our safety briefing. Marine Dynamics are the only shark diving company to have marine biologist on the boat with you and the people that take you out are so passionate about research into the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive from Cape Town to Gansbaai was quite long, 2.5 - 3 hours but we had a breakfast that marine dynamics put on for us. The rest is as good as you can imagine. I had the best unique time in the water (30mins) or on the boat (1hour). Then we went back and had soup to warm up.... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome day, something I've always wanted to do - both fascinated & terrified of sharks, particularly Great Whites. The initial presentation & interesting statistics by the Marine expert helps to out things into perspective. The safety briefing is concise & covers all aspects likely to be encountered on the day. I consider this to be one of the most 'must... More 

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As soon as we arrived they welcomed us very nicely From the moment we entered everything was well organized The place is very pleasant The cruise was quick to where the sharks were Each passenger received a diving suit and a snorkel Eight people entered the cage each time and every group that came in the cage had the chance... More 

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Knysna, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an experience, saw the sharks so close, it was unreal! We were all really excited by the experience of seeing such incredible creatures.

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