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Adventure Bay Charters

#2 of 11 Tours in Port Lincoln Features Animals
2 South Quay Boulevard, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
+61 8 8682 2979
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US$220.24*
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Great White Shark Cruise with Optional Cage Dive and Aqua Sub from Port Lincoln
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US$158.42*
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Half-Day Sea Lion Snorkeling Tour from Port Lincoln
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Adventure Bay Charters is a multi award winning tourism business that offers some of South Australia’s best water based wildlife encounters. Featuring the Australian Sea lions, the Great White Shark, and the world’s first shark “Aqua Sub”, a glass underwater viewing area where you can view sharks while staying completely dry. All encounters are MUST DO experiences when visiting Australia and the Eyre Peninsula. Adventure Bay Charters is the fastest growing and most awarded tourism operator in Port Lincoln and was awarded into the Hall of Fame for Best Adventure tour in 2012 and Major tourist attraction in 2014. Hall of fame recognizes three consecutive years in each category for being the best operator in each category and is an outstanding contribution to South Australian tourism. Adventure Bay Charters was also named Best Tourist Attraction in South Australia for 2015. A family owned and operated business with strong ties and close relationships with customers and the community; Adventure Bay Charters is at the forefront of great tourism experiences in Australia. What are you waiting for? Let the Adventure Bay Crew take you on the ride of a lifetime!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2 South Quay Boulevard, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
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+61 8 8682 2979
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can highly recommend this company !! We’ve had an amazing day. The whole staff was warm and welcoming. They told us to feel at home on board and that was exactly how we felt the whole day. There was plenty of food and drinks...More

Thank NadineSunshine
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nadine & Christoph, Thank you for such a glowing review! It makes us really happy to hear that you had such a fantastic day last weekend, and we are extremely proud of our staff and the experience we could offer you guys! It is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fabulous experience. The sharks were so majestic and peaceful. I believe this is down to the way the team attract the sharks using sounds and vibes not bare. Well looked after and 100% recommended to friends and family. Thanks for a great day.More

Thank Kim H
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear Kim H - thank you for the amazing feedback! We pride ourselves on our dedication to the safety and health of the sharks and the environment, through non-bait practices, so it is great when people recognise this! Hope to see you on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Up close and personal with one of the oldest surviving creatures on Earth –the Great White Shark, Amazing! Watched their graceful streamlined approach through the water,eyeballing one another. An unforgettable opportunity to view this amazing creature in a non-aggressive state. Respect,came to mind as after...More

Thank diana s
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Diana, It is great to hear that you had such an amazing experience! It truly is special that we get to dive with these curious and powerful creatures! Keep up the shark love, they need it :) Kind Regards, The ABC Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience! Had an awesome day. The staff were brilliant! Saw so many sharks I lost count. Loved how it was burley free. Out of the 3 shark charters in Port Lincoln these are definitely the guys to go with. I can't recommend it...More

Thank cheeseman76
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear Colby - thank you for the amazing feedback! We pride ourselves on our dedication to the sustainability and eco-friendliness of our tours and the business, so it is great when people recognise this! Hope to see you on board with us again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shep, Elise & Keelie could not have been more helpful and accomidating from 6am - 5pm. Big tick off of bucket list. Great company and well looked after.

Thank pabilly1956
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear pabilly1956! Hope to see you on board with us again soon :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did two day trips with adventure bay and had an awesome time both days. First day we swam with seals and the second day was cage diving with the great whites. Both experiences were amazing, but what really stood out was the team behind the...More

Thank Thefletcher
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the amazing review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our Ultimate Marine Adventure and had great experiences with the amazing animals! It is very special that we are able to swim with the Australian Sea Lion as they are an...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome awesome awesome!!!!! We saw several sharks through the day and had a ripper of a day. The crew were amazing and offered us a hand with absolutely everything! Seeing the sharks was an extraordinary experience with one of them coming right up infront of...More

Thank Sam E
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for such a great review Sam! We are glad to hear that you had an awesome day out with us and that our crew were exceptionally helpful! We pride ourselves on our customer service, so this is great to hear :) The ABC Team

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We did the swim with sealions tour in February 2016. We had an amazing time. I've been skydiving before but this was just as exhilarating. Better than a theme park ride as you had to make an effort to get enjoyment. If you were still,...More

Thank jeniren90
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Hi Jeni, Thank you for such a positive response! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the tour so thoroughly. They are the most playful animal in the sea and to know we could give you this much enjoyment out of our tour is incredible!...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Spent 2 beautiful days in Port Lincoln. The first day we did the Shark Cage Dive. This was something I've been looking forward to for ages and I was not disappointed!! Despite some sea-sickness it was a beautiful day. Sharks were circling the boat within...More

1  Thank Heather M
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi Heather, You're feedback is fantastic! We're glad you enjoyed both the Shark Cage Diving and the Swimming with Sea Lions as much as you did. Thank you for letting us be a part of your stay, giving us the opportunity to make it so...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved the sea lion tour!!! The sea lions where so playful and full of energy! had a group of 5 come play with us at once and many others come out for a swim. The tour operators where amazing they even looked after...More

Thank Amelia S
AdventureBa, Front Office Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi Amelia, We are glad to hear you loved swimming with our Puppies of the Sea and had such an amazing day. Thank you for your positive feedback and we're happy to have had the chance to add a highlight to your life! We look...More

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Shanivy92
Hi how long is the great white shark cruise typically. I will be in Port Lincoln only on a cruise and id like to see if id be able to do this. Thanks
15 December 2016|
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Response from Lisakuersch |
Hi Shanivy, The tour is typically a 12 hour day, departing at 6:45am, and usually returning between 6-7pm. This usually unfortunately does not suit the schedule of the cruise ships. We have some other alternative tours... More
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Daniel H
Hi i have go pro camera am i able to bring that with me to use on the boat and while in cage with sharks ?
8 January 2016|
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Response from AdventureBa | Property representative |
Hi Daniel, Yes you certainly can bring your GoPro with you! We also have an underwater camera on board that you can use and we upload all photos to facebook afterwards where you can download them for free.
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54Rae54
How can I travel to Port Lincoln from Victor Harbour?
2 January 2015|
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Response from bruceywonder | Reviewed this property |
As a tourist, I drove from Adelaide to Port Lincoln and back. I worked out it'll probably be cheaper and more chance to see the scenery and wildlife. Of course that'll mean you'll have to check on your mileage (if renting... More
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