Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventures

Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventure
Pre-briefing regarding currents at Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventure

Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventures

We meet you in Cape Vidal and orientate you with a map of the Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling area. With Cape Vidal bay in view we move onto our pre-snorkeling briefing and page through our fish identification book to point out species of interist. After that we enter the crystal clear water of the Cape Vidal Snorkeling area where we guide you on a hour and a half Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventure.

Our Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventures are run from 6am to 4pm depending on tides and conditions at a cost of R300 per person for 1.5hours.

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Safe guided snorkeling adventures at Cape Vidal South Africa
Snorkeling for the entire family

Warning about Cape Vidal Snorkeling

We would like to warn guests planning on snorkeling at Cape Vidal on their own that it is very important to snorkel at the correct tides, area and with the correct equipment!

The Snorkeling area have very strong currents and we strongly suggest using the local knowledge of our guides.

How to book your Snorkeling Adventure

We suggest that you try to book your Snorkeling Adventure at least a day in advance as we have limited group sizes and only one snorkeling adventure per day.

For bookings we suggest either to email us at info@safariandsurf.com or phone us on +27 72 72 34 215.

On confirmation of your trip we will need your shoe size and we will arrange a meeting time in Cape Vidal according to the tide.

The cost of our Cape Vidal Snorkeling Adventures are R300 per person for 1.5hrs.

Please take note that there are no card facilities at Cape Vidal or at the park entrance where you will have to pay entrance fees so be sure to bring enough cash.

Snorkeling Cape Vidal, SA
Bluefin Kingfish and Rounded Moonies in Cape Vidal Snorkeling area

Where to meet us for your Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventure

Our meeting point for the Snorkeling Adventure is at the Cape Vidal fuel station.

Cape Vidal is 32km north of St Lucia town. The drive through the Eastern Shores of Isimangaliso Wetland Park will take you a minimum of 1 hour. The animal viewing along the way is great so be sure to give yourself enough time.

When arriving in Cape Vidal Resort keep driving past the shop, camp site and reception till you see the beach for the first time on your left. From here drive another 100meters and you will see the basic little fuel station on your right. Your friendly guides will be awaiting you here.

Cape Vidal Snorkeling on a spring low tide
It is important to snorkel at the correct tides for a safe and enjoyable experience..

What to bring along for your Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventure

For your Cape Vidal Snorkeling Adventure you will only need a towel, your swimsuit and sunblock. We will have all the required equipment ready for you. Silicone mask, snorkel, fins and a rash vest. We also have a lifesaving rescue bouy in the water at all times in case anyone need extra flotation or simply a quick rest.

Cape Vidal Snorkeling - Marbled Electric Ray
Marbled electric rays are often seen on our snorkeling adventures..

What can i expect to see on the Cape Vidal, South Africa Snorkeling Adventure?

Sightings of moonies, blacktail, tropical halfbeak, damsel, convict surgeons, rubberlips, rockod, indian and rosy goatfish, karanteen, sand steenbras, lemonfish,rectangular triggerfish, butterflyfish, moorish idol and semisircle angelfish are commonly seen on most of our Cape Vidal Snorkeling Adventures.

On lucky days we also get to see green turtles, marbled electric rays, spotted eagle rays, octopus and honeycomb morey eels.

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