Shark Cage Hookah Dive

Destination: Gansbaai

Duration: 1 Day

Price: R3,300 - Winter Special - R2970 - Save R370 Per Person!

Hookah trips are not offered between the 15th of December and the 15th of January.

  • Children (5 -12 years, onboard viewing) rates available on request.
  • Transport: R750 per person round-trip.

Our exclusive Hookah shark cage diving tours are available on select days of the week and are limited to 16 guests per trip. Alternative days can be arranged, subject to meeting the minimum requirement of 6 passengers.

The onboard air supply system allows divers to remain underwater while in the cage, to view sharks and other marine life without scuba tanks, extra equipment or any diving experience.

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Our exclusive hookah shark cage diving trips are offered on Tuesdays and Saturdays weekly. Alternative days are possible on request for private charters or should the minimum 6 passenger requirement be met.

Our hookah cage diving tours with on board air supply are run in accordance with strict Covid-19 protocols, and in compliance with all government regulations as certified by the Tourism Business Council of South Africa. Our breathing regulators as well as all other equipment and surfaces are thoroughly sterilized between each use.

Making a tour reservation with us is a hassle-free process, offering two convenient options to meet your requirements. The first option, Book & Pay Now, allows for immediate booking and payment through our live availability system, which utilizes a secure payment gateway. Alternatively, you can opt for our Book & Pay Later alternative. With this option, you’ll need to complete a pre-authorization form, providing valid credit card details to secure your spots. Please note that payment will only be collected on the day of your dive or the day before your tour using a secure payment link.

Feel free to discuss your preferred payment method with our reservations team, who are eagerly available to assist you in securing this extraordinary bucket list adventure.

Duration of the Hookah Shark Cage Diving Experience

The duration of the Hookah Shark Cage Diving experience from your time of arrival at our premises to your time of departure is approximately four and a half hours. The time spent at sea from launch to return to the harbour is approximately 2 – 3 hours, and the exact dive/cage time as well as the number of dive sessions differ from day to day, depending on shark activity and sea conditions.

When making your booking, please ensure that you have the full day available for this excursion as we cannot guarantee start or finish times in advance.


Please note
Trips are subject to daily weather and sea conditions and start times will vary accordingly.
Start Point Pickup: Optional collection from your accommodation in Cape Town or close surrounds.
Arrival at White Shark Diving Co at 9 Kus Drive, Kleinbaai Harbour, Gansbaai.
Breakfast/lunch, beverages and a briefing on safety and what to expect during the trip.
Boat ride to the dive site (approximately 15 to 20 minutes).
Cage is dropped at the diving site and guests are allocated diving gear.
Groups of 4 guests, take consecutive turns to dive with convenient air supply in the large floating cage, which is attached to the side of the boat.
When not in the cage, guests can enjoy onboard refreshments and sightings of the White Sharks, other amazing species of Sharks and Rays, and other sea life from the viewing deck of the boat.
Anchor is lifted and the skipper heads back to dock.
Back at the WSDC crew house, guests enjoy a post-trip meal while watching the video footage of their trip.
Enjoy the scenic drive back to Cape Town in our Wi-Fi enabled shuttle or depart at your convenience with your own vehicle.

Additional information on our Hookah Shark Cage Diving Activity

  • The cage will be lowered, wetsuits provided, and video footage taken when shark activity allows for cage diving to commence. The captain is authorised to make any changes to onboard trip activities based on safety measures and shark activity.
  • Shark activity takes place on and just below sea level and the Hookah dive system will allow easy air supply by means of onboard dive cylinders connected to the diver’s mouthpiece.
  • Kindly bring your own towel as we are deeply committed to all conservation efforts during the current water crisis and will have minimal towels available.
  • Video footage of your trip available for purchase.
  • Alternative meal options for passengers with specific dietary requirements, by prior arrangement only.
  • We generally have shark sightings through the year, however, please bear in mind that sightings of wild animals can never be guaranteed. In the unfortunate event that no sharks were sighted during your trip, we do not offer refunds but we will provide you with a non-transferrable voucher (valid for two years) allowing you to join us for another trip free of charge on a date of your choice (dependent on availability).

Round-trip transport

Private transfers are available for our Hookah Shark Cage Diving activity and fees are quoted according to requirements.

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