Hermanus Whale Festival

Description: Only eco-marine festival in South Africa. Known for the best land-based whale watching in the world, Hermanus is just the right place to pay homage to the magnificent Southern Right Whales. And there’s no better time to spot this magnificent mammal than in September which is peak whale-watching season in this coastal village. The town will once again bursts into life with thousands of visitors who will flock here to enjoy the festivities of this prestigious event.
Over a period of 3 days, accommodations open their doors, restaurants dish up mouth-watering meals and the residents of Hermanus open their hearts in a warm welcome to visitors.
Now in its 27th year the Hermanus Whale Festival, is the oldest and largest festival on the Cape Whale Coast in South Africa and while the whales are predominantly the star performers at the festival, they will be joined on land by quality entertainers and musicians, an array of food stalls and kiddies activities and events suitable for both the young and old.
Have a whale of a time at this family-friendly fiesta. The festival combines whale watching from shore and sea with live shows, hands-on family fun, street parades, film, music, seafood and local produce.
Cell: +27 71 606 3261
E-mail: [email protected] or [email protected]
Last edited: 2018-11-19

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Hermanus Whale Festival, easy Travellers online Guide for South Africa
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