Shark Cage Diving to Rock n Roll

https://vimeo.com/58715944 Thank you to our wonderful guest  Louis von Stebut for sharing this shark cage diving video with us! :) Here is some info about our trips for you to read. ———————————————————————————————————————————————- Simon’s Town is just 40min from Cape Town and the base from where our boat departs early in the morning. A short 20 minute will take you into False Bay, famous for the great white “Flying Sharks”, a term used for their highly athletic breaching and hunting behavior. NO QUALIFICATIONS for shark cage diving are necessary! The cage floats just under the surface of the water, and it is situated alongside the boat. Only two [...]

By |2019-01-10T12:17:32+00:00February 25th, 2013|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Shark Cage Diving to Rock n Roll

Shark Cage Diving in False Bay….As good as it gets!

Shark Cage Diving in False Bay....As good as it gets! shark cage diving with African Shark Eco-Charters What’s the best thing about February in Cape Town? For us here at African Shark Eco-Charters and our avid sharkie followers locally and worldwide and the answer is easy....our return to Seal Island! This is the time of the year that our famous great white sharks or ‘men in grey suits’ make their presence known again at Seal Island in False Bay. Annually the sharks leave the island around the end of October and generally can be found cruising around inshore [...]

By |2016-12-29T15:18:01+00:00February 11th, 2013|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Shark Cage Diving in False Bay….As good as it gets!

Great White Shark natural predations at Seal Island, False Bay

Natural predation of a Great White Shark on a Cape Fur Seal Predation is one of the most fundamental interactions in nature and one of the most fascinating interactions to observe, but predation is rarely observed in the wild. Seal Island, in False Bay, South Africa, provides unique opportunities to observe natural predation by Great White Sharks on Cape Fur Seals and to observe social interactions among both species. Breaching is one of the hunting techniques that great white sharks use to surprise and kill its prey. They  surface with such force and explosive energy that it [...]

By |2019-01-09T13:47:16+00:00December 11th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Great White Shark natural predations at Seal Island, False Bay

Santa know you want to go shark cage diving?

Does Santa know you want to go shark cage diving? Don't just wish to be able to one day dive with the great white sharks. Make it happen! Join African Shark Eco-Charters for a truly memorable eco-sensitive great white shark encounter!   Here is some info about our trips for you to read.   ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   Simon's Town is just 40min from Cape Town and the base from where our boat departs early in the morning. A short 20 minute will take you into False Bay, famous for the great white "Flying Sharks", a term used for their highly athletic breaching and hunting behavior.   NO QUALIFICATIONS for shark [...]

By |2019-01-09T16:55:19+00:00December 7th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Santa know you want to go shark cage diving?

Great White Sharks Breaching!?

“Flying” Great Whites of False Bay Great White Sharks breaching!? Don’t you mean whales breaching? Nope it’s true, and you have to see it with your eyes to believe that Great White Sharks can “fly”. Seal Island, False Bay, Cape Town is home to the “flying” Great White Sharks. This is a term used for the Great White Sharks’ unique ability to breach out of the water. This breaching behaviour can be seen nowhere else on earth on such a regular basis. This unique hunting behaviour has become world renowned and put False Bay on the map [...]

By |2019-01-09T17:59:41+00:00November 26th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Great White Sharks Breaching!?

Breaching Great White Shark Shows Off Maginicent White Belly

Breaching Great White Shark shows off magnificent while belly Did you know...the Great White Shark gets its name from its universal all-white belly. The dorsal colouring however, ranges from pale to dark grey, and can vary tremendously depending on the lighting, water colour and vizibility. Awesome picture taken by Rob Lawrence of an under-belly breach! Join us on one of our "Airjaws" shark breaching trips to witness this spectacular breachingbehaviour of the Great White Sharks. This is certainly something that you do not want to miss! Here is some further information on our Great White Shark breaching trips. [...]

By |2016-12-29T15:18:02+00:00November 22nd, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Breaching Great White Shark Shows Off Maginicent White Belly

Breaching Great White Shark clears the air at Seal Island, False Bay

Breaching Great White Shark clears the air at Seal Island, False Bay A Great White Shark breaches clear out of the water at Seal Island, False Bay. Join us on one of our "Airjaws" shark breaching trips to witness this spectacular breaching behaviour of the Great White Sharks. This is certainly something that you do not want to miss! Here is some further information on our Great White Shark breaching trips. We would consider our high season to be from May to end of August and the best months for the predation and breaching activity is during June, [...]

By |2016-12-29T15:18:02+00:00November 20th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Breaching Great White Shark clears the air at Seal Island, False Bay

Shark Breaching Trips

The shark breaching trip“AIRJAWS”  is the most popular trip we offer. It is a combination trip of shark breaching and shark cage diving. Shark breaching is one of the hunting techniques that great white sharks use to surprise and kill its prey. They  surface with such force and explosive energy that it propels ( breach) the shark right out of the water. The great white shark will try and catch the young smaller inexperienced seals. The best time is just before and at sunrise and mainly at certain area’s around the island and only for a few months of the [...]

By |2016-12-29T15:18:02+00:00November 17th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Shark Breaching Trips

Ultimate “AIRJAWS” shark breaching trips with African Shark Eco-Charters

Our ultimate "AIRJAWS" trip is the most popular trip that African Shark Eco-Charters has to offer, and is a combination trip which focuses on the natural predations, breaching, shark cage diving and surface viewing all on one trip. This adventurous 5.5 hour breaching and shark cage diving trip ventures out to Seal Island in False Bay, South Africa, the only place in the world where the natural predations and breaching activity occurs so regularly. We depart early in the morning as the best time to witness the Great White Shark's natural predatory interaction with the Cape Fur Seals is just before [...]

By |2019-01-10T12:19:02+00:00November 16th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Ultimate “AIRJAWS” shark breaching trips with African Shark Eco-Charters

About African Shark Eco-Charters

About African Shark Eco-Charters They say that true passion is when you take what you love and turn it into your work and this is how African Shark Eco-Charters was born. We are privileged to be able to have done this.  Being with the great white sharks is what we love. And we want to share this with you. We are a top shark diving company  in False Bay. For years now we have been changing perceptions and instilling a love for great white sharks in others. Whether it be our guests, photographers or film makers, they walk away with a positive attitude [...]

By |2016-12-29T15:18:02+00:00November 16th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , |Comments Off on About African Shark Eco-Charters