Activities in Hermanus

25 reviews

Whale Watching

Hermanus has been recognized by the WWF (World Wildlife Fund) as one of the 12 best whale watching destinations in the world.

32 reviews

Shark Cage Diving

The size of the Carcharadon Carcarias and efficiency as a predator has caused it to be labeled as the most feared shark in the world and has led to unnecessary fear and panic.

21 reviews

Wine Tasting

The Hermanus Wine Route can be found along the Walker Bay Wine District’s famous R320 and meanders through the picturesque area known as the Hemel-en-Aarde Area.

28 reviews

Dining Out

Gone are the days when Hermanus was a sleepy little fishing village where Southern Rights outnumbered residents. These days it’s a buzzing little town with a bewildering number of places to eat.

22 reviews


More than 300 activities include whale watching, shark cage diving in Walker Bay, abseiling, treetop tours, quad biking and a 27 hole Hermanus golf course.

26 reviews


Fernkloof Nature Reserve in Hermanus is a convenient stopover for nature lovers. Hiking trails keep you busy for between one and five hours.