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Shark Explorers offers customized shark diving, viewing and filming expeditions which take you directly to the sharks of Southern Africa. We will help you plan your ultimate shark diving experience, viewing or film shoot by making sure you are in...more
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No 62 St Georges Street | Simonstown, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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+27 82 564 1904
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

We went diving with Shark Explorers for two days and fell in love with the crew and the atmosphere around it. We dove the Blue/mako dive, the seven gill shark dives and the seal dive. Couldn't have been any better. The staff is hardworking and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Great crew and experience with Shark Explorers. They created a great environment and provided us a great morning on the boat. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tom H
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

The crew was amazing at knowing how to bring the great whites in close enough to see. Two other companies’ boats were near us and it was evident Shark Explorers knew the best ways to get the shark to breach and to bring them close...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tracie C
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic Skipper & crew.. Fun, knowledgeable, prepared and all round an amazing experience. They try to help to understand the sharks!! Very important

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ToniGadd
Reviewed June 30, 2018

This is the second time I have gone out Shark Cage diving and both times I did not see a Shark ! Bad luck ! The fist people in the cage had a 3 second view as a Shark swam past and after that nothing.The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Andrewschoeman
Reviewed April 23, 2018

I did my open water course with Shark Explorers. It was one of the most amazing, adrenaline experiences. Morne and his team made the whole experience so much fun, with lots of banter, laughter and jokes. I was nervous initially but the calmness and chilled...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jesstewart
Reviewed April 23, 2018

As soon as we stepped into the Shark Explorers shop in Simon's Town we immediately felt part of the Shark Explorers team. Our dive instructor Morne was absolutely incredible. It was non stop laughter from start to finish. His passion, professionalism and knowledge of diving...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mark s
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Did my open water diver course here. The team was amazing. They brought lots of fun and banter and made you feel really comfortable. Really enjoyed my dives. Got to see some seals, octopi, little sharkies. Definitely going back for more.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MichaelaJ383
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Diving with shark explorers is always the best experience ever! The team is always so welcoming and prepared to give you the adventure of a life time. Highly recommended to anyone who is looking for some sharks! The team won't rest until they find them...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Valentina S
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

And friend and I went snorkelling whilst another mate did scuba diving. We had two dives, one in the kelp forest and one with the Cale fur seals. It was really really fun, and the atmosphere of the boat and the whole place was really...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Amf730
April 22, 2016|
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Response from hfdeepblue | Reviewed this property |
I did not do the Great White diving while I was there . Weather did not permit it; however, in South Africa you are not on scuba when you do these trips. You are in snorkel gear. It is not really 'diving'. I enjoyed my... More
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AllenG23
January 9, 2016|
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Response from SharkExplorers62 | Property representative |
Sincere apologies for late reply, missed your message on tripadvisor. Hope you got to see the sharks :) all the best, Morne
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