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White Shark Diving Company

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9 Kus Drive | Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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Many White Sharks and thrills

We saw four 12 foot long Great White Sharks and experienced their fury. Once after the briefing and... read more

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EBTRAVELERS
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Florida
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Great family friendly trip

We went on a trip a couple of weeks ago with our 6 year old and 8 year old. They stayed on the top... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Thelosthiker
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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.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • 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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Reviewed today via mobile

We saw four 12 foot long Great White Sharks and experienced their fury. Once after the briefing and boat launching, we arrived to the site in Gansbaai where the Great Whites hang out. After 45 minutes the boat operator decided to move the boat to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on a trip a couple of weeks ago with our 6 year old and 8 year old. They stayed on the top deck having a riot of a time shark spotting while my husband and I went down into the cage. We saw...More

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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review and recommendation. It was a great pleasure having you and your family on board and we're really glad that you had an amazing day with us. It is great that you had the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

See the title, this is what the whole experience is about. Its an amazing trip if you get to see these magnificent, beautiful creatures and even better if you get a (very) close up underwater. Today we saw at least three different sharks which were...More

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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded today

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

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We highly recommend this company! Their safety record speaks for itself and the crew were very gracious and accommodating. We were surprised to find breakfast waiting at check in and the best ever lasagna and salad lunch afterwards. How we were fortunate enough to see...More

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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 and we're glad you had the opportunity of meeting the magnificent Great White sharks, up close and personal. We're so happy that you thoroughly...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an amazing experience, from the minute we arrived to the food at the end. Four great whites, brilliant company and educated and informative crew. We could not of had a more fulfilling time. Topped off with delicious food at breakfast and lunch served with...More

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

It was such a pleasure having you on board and we're glad you had the opportunity of meeting 4 of these magnificent animals in their natural habitat. We always go the extra mile in ensuring all our guests are comfortable at all times and that...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I chose White shark diving company (WSDC) because of their great customer service. I dived the last day of my trip before taking back my flight and through out the whole reservation till the end i really felt they cared about me not missing this...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 taking the time to post your review. It was such a pleasure having you on board and we're glad you had the opportunity of meeting the magnificent Great White sharks in their natural habitat. Everyone in our WSDC team, is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This company was easy to book and communicate with in advance. On the day, there was a slight delay due to other passengers arriving late, but the company more than made up for the delay. Staff communicated well with all passengers, and within minutes of...More

1  Thank JessieRums
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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 post your review. It was such a pleasure having you on board. Unfortunately we had a few passengers who were a tad late on the day, but we're glad we could make up for the delay...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So much choice, who should you choose to go with on your shark trip. I highly recommend white shark diving company. From arrival through to a fantastic finishing lunch the day was fabulous. We saw 3 different great whites and at least 12 swim byes...More

1  Thank aussiegreg72
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review. We consider ourselves fortunate to have been your 1st choice for your shark cage diving excursion. It was such a pleasure having you on board and we're glad you had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Shark cage diving with GWS's ! One thing on a lot of peoples bucket lists ... Was really looking forward to our trip and not disappointed. Was made to feel welcome over breakfast followed by a successful trip seeing 3 or maybe 4 sharks depending...More

1  Thank gronow753
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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 and your family on board and we are pleased that we lived up to your expectations....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shark diving is certainly a must do when near cape town and this company is great to go with. They pick you up very early in the morning from your hotel ik cape town as it is a long drive to the small town where...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 are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. We're glad you...More

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Clarissa Tiffan... P
19 April 2018|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you so much for your inquiry. Although Great White sharks are seen throughout the year by our clients during the majority of our trips, the best time for shark cage diving is from May/June till September... More
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Miller T
30 January 2018|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you so much for your valued enquiry. We do have availability for 2 people to join us for an adventure on 23 - 25 February 2018. Trip dates and times We operate seven days a week, weather dependent, with... More
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lenanash31
15 January 2018|
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Response from WhiteSharkDivingCo | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you so much for your inquiry. Although Great White sharks are seen throughout the year by our clients during the majority of our trips, the best time for shark cage diving is from June till September... More
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