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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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Great dive and kind staff!

The White Shak Diving Company is a great company to book with. Before the trip, we were in constant... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Colt B
Amazed!!!

I went Shark Cage Diving and I was totally amazed. I am not one to write to write reviews, but I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
AmandaEY
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Cape Town, South Africa
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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 good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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9 Kus Drive | Van Dyks Bay, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The White Shak Diving Company is a great company to book with. Before the trip, we were in constant communication with them, and they even held up the boat launch because we got stuck in traffic coming from Cape Town. On the boat, the staff...More

1  Thank Colt B
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went Shark Cage Diving and I was totally amazed. I am not one to write to write reviews, but I feel this one had to be written about. I have been on many tours, and this one was a highlight. The crew on land...More

1  Thank AmandaEY
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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 this lovely review. It was such a pleasure having you on board and we feel honoured that your time with us led you to post your very 1st TripAdvisor review. :) We're so glad you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first trip out, we didn’t see any sharks. However, the staff and crew were insanely nice and doing everything possible to make the trip still enjoyable. The service from being picked up, to out in the boat, to even the meal service was all...More

1  Thank Mikayla M
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for this lovely review. It was a great pleasure having you on board and we are so glad that we could provide you with the opportunity of joining us for a 2nd trip in order to meet the magnificent Great White...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I drove out 2 and half hours in the pitch black of night from Cape Town to Gansbaai to have a truly memorable day at sea filled with amazing views and a face-to-face encounter with a shark. Let it be known that...More

1  Thank Gabrielle B
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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 you both on board and although you had to get an early start to the day, we're glad that you were rewarded with the opportunity of meeting...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the main reason a friend and I traveled to South Africa, and I can honestly say it didn't disappoint. We went for a 3 day experience from Feb 25th - 27th, three and a half months after the visit and it's as fresh...More

1  Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I volunteered for two weeks. The experience of a lifetime - a 12 of 10! White sharks (up close and personal). Bronze whalers. Sting rays. A pod of 500 dolphins. Tagging sharks. Thousands of seals! Shark Alley! African penguins! Kelp forests. When not at sea:...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We unfortunately didn’t see any Great Whites or Bronze Sharks on our trip today but from start to finish the trip was professional, safe and informative. The crew especially Lala were extremely knowledgable about sharks, the environmental and all the factors influencing our likelihood of...More

Thank sunseaker86
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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 taking the time to post your review. We appreciate your support and for choosing White Shark Diving Company for your shark cage diving excursion. It was a great pleasure having you on board and we thank you for understanding that...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Very professional and prepared team for every minute of the tour. Every program has been organized with the utmost of know-how and experience. The whole of my African trip with them is the accommodations that are flawless, the attention to being timeless to me at...More

Thank Balazs S
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience!we loved the tour from start to end. Great crew and a great trip. We can only recommendMore

Thank Markus W
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review and recommendation. 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 and Bronze Whaler sharks in their...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I am sure many people will have had a positive experience with these guys, but from my side the day was pretty poor. My first criticism is the timings of the operation. I had the afternoon trip meeting at 1pm for a 2pm departure. We...More

1  Thank Tom K
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WhiteSharkDivingCo, Public Relations Manager at White Shark Diving Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are sorry to learn of your disappointment and our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused. We have investigated each matter which you have brought to our attention. Herewith kindly find our feedback: Please note...More

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0711Simon
20 June 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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8 June 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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27 April 2018|
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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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