Sharks in South Africa
The southern part of the country is famous for an unusual attraction: cage diving with sharks. We are not talking about tiger sharks or smooth hammerheads. We are talking about the biggest shark predators which Americans call man eaters. Yes, the great white sharks. Read up on the “Shark Alley” and find out why celebrities from all over the world travel to South Africa to face their biggest fears there. Brad Pitt, Princes Harry and William are among them.
In the nearby town of Hermanus, in the season that extends from August to November, you also see whales which arrive there at that time to enjoy the warmer waters of the southern African coast.