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Address: Quayside Buidling | Shop no 3, Main Road, Simon's Town, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 79 051 8558
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Description: Join Chris & Monique Fallows of Discovery Channel's Air Jaws series on...
Join Chris & Monique Fallows of Discovery Channel's Air Jaws series on your own AIR JAWS shark tour. Experience a morning or afternoon trip to see the Great White Sharks of Seal Island breaching and hunting.Get up close and personal, view the sharks in their own watery environment from the safety of a cage - all this in one trip!
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Didn't end up with these guys, but they were GREAT

Strange to review a business that we didn't end up using, but if you try to go on a Great White adventure while in Cape Town, you'll understand. Because of the nature of this... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Harare Province, Zimbabwe
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Harare Province, Zimbabwe
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

Strange to review a business that we didn't end up using, but if you try to go on a Great White adventure while in Cape Town, you'll understand. Because of the nature of this adventure, last minute (day before actually) weather can cancel the outing, which is what happened to us. The folks at Apex worked tirelessly to get us... More 

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usa
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113 reviews 113 reviews
23 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I would highly recommend APEX to anyone wanting to see the Great White sharks. I traveled all the way from the US just to dive with APEX. All the reviews indicated that APEX was the company to dive with. I was really happy with the whole experience.... everything from booking remotely to going out on the boat to the follow... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

For those who do not like to read too much, let's just say that Apex Shark Expeditions is THE company to book with if you want to experience Great White Sharks cage diving. It has over exceeded all our expectations! Because this trip was to make my boyfriend's dream come true I wanted the best company for him to enjoy... More 

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UltimateAirJaws, Manager at Apex Shark Expeditions, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear what a great experience you both had and we appreciate the time taken to give us and our future guests a review on your overall experience with us. Thanks again Karyn - Marketing/Bookings manager. More 

Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We saw 4-5 great white sharks face to face in the cage and about 150 dolphins on the way back to the harbor. Truly an amazing experience, which shows the expertise of the crew in spotting the animals in an average part of the season. Will definitely would do it again if we are back in Cape Town.

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UltimateAirJaws, Manager at Apex Shark Expeditions, responded to this review

March, April and May offer guests good chances to see sharks as well as dolphins thereby maximizing guests experience. Join us today. Karyn - Marketing & Bookings Manager More 

Illinois
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I want to say this is a really hard review to write because we didn't see any sharks, so we left very disappointed. We went at the very start of the season, so the likelihood of seeing multiple sharks was slim, but I think what I'm most disappointed by is that the tour was conducted as scheduled. We had been... More 

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UltimateAirJaws, Manager at Apex Shark Expeditions, responded to this review

Over the last 5 years the great white sharks have begun returning to Seal Island anywhere from mid to late January. This trip was the second trip of our 2015 season. Prior to this our crew had done a number of investigation visits to Seal Island where by we had seen sharks. The first trip of the season (2 days... More 

Weipa, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

After an early start, we headed out to Seal Island and lowered the cage. We saw a shark early on, but took awhile to coax it back so we could get in a dive. I was certainly nervous about actually getting into the cage, but the staff were great and helped me in. The visibility was poor, but we certainly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Friendly staff, nice boat, plenty of space and saw Sharks. The whole experience was very impressive. They make you well aware you may not see anything and there isn't really anything they can do about it so you must be prepared for that. We even saw a stray seal being eaten as it drifted to far out of the Island... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I took the morning half day shark cage dive with Apex.They exceeded all of my expectations and really provided us with truly unforgettable day. I would recommend them to anyone who wants to cage dive with Great Whites.

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Annandale, Virginia, United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Apex was recommended to us by a travel agent. Their customer service seemed excellent when we contacted them. However, when we did contact them, we gave them several available dates during our stay. (A total of five possible days) They booked us on the last day of trip and then canceled the trip. They offered us a different trip and... More 

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UltimateAirJaws, Manager at Apex Shark Expeditions, responded to this review

It is always disappointing to receive a poor review. It affects the entire team even if the guest never did the trip. I think we need to take one on the chin for the procedure we used in rescheduling this guest. If the communication had been by phone instead of email ( which was delayed in this instance), there would... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Feb 2015 - Lucky enough to see a couple of Great Whites off seal Island with Apex Shark expeditions. Unfortunately when my wife and I were in the cage there was no shark activity. That is as we understand is just "the rub of the green" when dealing with sharks in their natural habitat. The staff of Apex were excellent... More 

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