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White Shark Diving Company

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9 Kus Drive | Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
+27 82 559 6858
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Great experience

My wife and I enjoyed our day with White Shark Diving Company. We were fortunate enough to see... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kylephenix
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Austin, Texas
Excellent trip

Great service, friendly knowledgable staff - had a good yarn with the biologist about the sharks... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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White Shark Diving Co specializes in exclusive GREAT WHITE SHARK adventure tours in Gansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa. Rated #1 by industry peers, we strive to deliver excellence by being the only Shark Cage Diving Company to offer exclusive & private tours with limited seating capacity for extra comfort, safety and dive time! We are the exclusive carrier of all International Celebrities, VIPs and Sporting Teams. White Shark Diving Company have been advocates for the protection of the Great White Shark species; by pioneering sustainable methods of practice, founding and funding scientific research initiatives and being a key player in the development and implementation of The Great White Shark Protection Foundation of South Africa.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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9 Kus Drive | Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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+27 82 559 6858
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I enjoyed our day with White Shark Diving Company. We were fortunate enough to see several great whites on our trip out. We had 2 different great whites come by our cage while in the water. I consider us lucky and it...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great service, friendly knowledgable staff - had a good yarn with the biologist about the sharks. Saw a 4 metre bad boy - was gnarly. Strongly recommend. All the losers that write bad reviews don't realise the time and effort and service these guys provide....More

Thank Anders S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had an absolutely unforgettable day today in Gansbaii with th White Shark Diving Company! We were picked up in Cape Town by a very friendly and obliging drive who gave us some beautiful early mornings coastal views to start our day. We arrived and...More

Thank DarrenONeill1990
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your awesome review. It was such a pleasure having you on board. We're glad you had an amazing experience with us and that you had the opportunity of meeting the magnificent Great White sharks in their natural habitat. Our friendly...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Second time we made use of the company and the service has always been very professional. I have not made use of other operators, but their service seems to be the most professional.More

Thank travelerNam1
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. It was such a pleasure having you on board again and we're so glad you had yet another awesome experience with us and the Great White sharks. Everyone in our WSDC team are...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and I could not have asked for a better experience! I've been looking forward to this for years and it definitely did not disappoint. We were picked up and dropped off from our airbnb in Capetown, provided breakfast on arrival, snacks throughout the...More

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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your awesome review. It was such a pleasure having you both on board and we are so glad that you thoroughly enjoyed your trip with us. Our crew always try their utmost to attract the sharks to the boat, but...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an excellent experience all around. Mary and her team were informative, supportive, and entertaining. I would highly recommend this experience! The lunch after was also quite nice. We saw 5 different sharks, but I was also happy how much the crew managed our...More

Thank alchapman77
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for sharing you thoughts on your experience with us. Although Mother Nature is never predictable, we are so glad that the tireless efforts of our crew paid off and attracted not one or two, but five Great White sharks to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Fantastic experience with The White Shark Company. Breakfast supplied pre dive. We got up close with a great white the staff were so professional and fun too! I really felt they wanted us to get lucky and see a big one. Working hard to...More

Thank Aimee C
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this excellent review. It was such a pleasure having you on board and we're so glad you had the opportunity of meeting the magnificent Great White sharks. They most certainly are amazing animals which deserve...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing trip with this company, We saw two large sharks. The Staff was Friendly, and so knowledgeable. LOVE LOVE LOVE it. My Teenage daughters really enjoyed the sharks. Visibility wasn't that great, but they got the sharks within range for some great viewing.More

Thank Toni G
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. It was such a pleasure having on board and we're glad that you were rewarded with the opportunity of meeting the magnificent Great White sharks in their natural habitat. Our crew works tirelessly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though the visibility in the cage wasn’t that great (which is in no way the establishments fault!!!) we had an amazing day! It started off with an amazing driver Andy who made great conversation and took interest in each of the patrons he picked...More

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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your lovely thoughts on your great experience with White Shark Diving Company. It was such a pleasure having you on board and we're pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. Nothing is guaranteed when...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent staff and service - friendly, knowledgable, and great at organizing the large group. Saw 5 amazing sharks! Meals were more than expeced and very nice (hot breakfast and lunch). If you have a Go Pro, bring it! Seemed like a bargain for the experience.More

Thank Ari B
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your awesome review. It was such a pleasure having you on board. We're so glad you had an excellent time with us and that you had the opportunity of not only meeting the magnificent Great White sharks, but also our...More

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0711Simon
June 20, 2018|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you so much for your valued inquiry. Although we had a few Orcas again in the area in May this year, the Great White sharks are slowly returning to our bay and we've had many successful trips this past few... More
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PatriciaPintodaSilva
June 8, 2018|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Thank you for your valued enquiry Patricia. We will be in tontact with you via e mail as tripadvisor unfortunately does not allow us to post our contact details on this forum. Kind regards The WSDC team
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Hi there Thank you so much for your inquiry. Please be so kind as to contact our Bookings desk. Their details are on our tripadvisor page. We cannot unfortunately include the e mail address in our reply. They will be able... More
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