Hermanus & Overstrand Activities
Many of the following places or trips we have had personal experience of - either one of us or both of us have been there or done it. Dave particularly likes the sea, so has been a few times on the kayak/boat trips. Book your activities through us to receive a discounted rate on some trips.Book through us and receive discount rates
If there is anything you would like to know, please feel free to ask us.
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On arrival to our guest house we try to give as much advice as we can regarding activities, walks to town, and restaurants etc. Feel free to book anything on arrival or in advance.
Grotto Beach - one of the only blue flag beaches in the Western Cape - is a five-minutes drive away. And Hermanus Golf Course is
just 5kms away.
Hermanus boasts many fantastic wine estates and restaurants, with great views.
Enjoy whale watching between June and November. Hermanus is said to provide "The best land-based whale watching in the world."
Your hosts are happy to arrange local activities such as whale viewing, sea kayaking, fishing, shark cage diving/boat trips, horse riding, scuba diving, bird watching, wine tasting, mountain walks, quad bike trails and are there to help you with restaurant bookings and any holiday advice you may need.
Shark Cage Diving!
The shark trip is said to be fantastic. (This is Dave getting in the cage...READ MORE
This is a trip we have both done and was absolutely fantastic!...READ MORE
Whales can be seen from the cliff paths and at the "Old Harbour", from...READ MORE
An absolute must for those that love the sea. From young teenagers to...READ MORE
White River Rafting
Fun and adventure on the Palmiet River 25 minutes from our guest...READ MORE
Our open sided safari style vehicles allows for a uniquely South African...READ MORE
Take a flight over Walker Bay and view the whales from the air. The ultimate...READ MORE
Tree top tours
Based just an hour outside of Cape Town, the Canopy Tour...READ MORE
Africa's Big Cat Wildlife
Panthera Leo Africa is a future rehabilitation and releasing project...READ MORE
Enjoy the best bike ride you will ever have and experience ...READ MORE
Specialised tours in organising completely tailor-made...READ MORE
The Bettys Bay penguin colony, situated at Stony Point, is one of 2...READ MORE
We are very fortunate to have one of Africas Highest Commercial Sand Boarding...READ MORE
Cliff Path Walk
The Cliff Path attracts thousands of whale-watchers every year for...READ MORE
It has been voted one of the 4 Blue Flag Beaches in the Western...READ MORE
The Wine Wander
The Hermanus Overberg wine region is blessed with over 50 wineries, with...READ MORE
Art & Culture
Within walking distance of each other, Hermanus...READ MORE
Fernkloof Nature Reserve - Just 5 minutes from our Guest House...READ MORE
The Hermanus Golf Club lies in the centre of the " Whale Capital" on the...READ MORE
Heart of Abalone tours are conducted on one of Abagold’s farms in the New...READ MORE
With knowledgeable birder and photographer - Half day and full day...READ MORE
About 20 minutes from our Guest House, at Stanford is the Birkenhead...READ MORE
This is such a beautiful place to visit! Here on the banks of the tranquil...READ MORE
A peaceful quaint old fishing village on the Indian Ocean. Only about 20...READ MORE
The Overberg is an expanse of land that lies on the Southern most tip of Afri...READ MORE
Every Saturday there is a Farmers Market, where locals sell home grow...READ MORE
Hermanus Township tour
The destination for your experience in South-Africa We are Thoza Tours...READ MORE
South African National Space Agency Space Science facility in Hermanus...READ MORE
Enjoy a 90-minute scenic bus trip around Hermanus soaking up the...READ MORE