Welcome to Captain Jacks
Captain Jacks is the only licensed Whale and Dolphin watching operator in Hout Bay, As soon as there’s a sighting of either of these magnificent creatures, we can get you out to see them on our ‘ready to go,’ 400 bhp ‘Gemini,’ commercial power boat with one of our knowledgeable and informative Skippers
On the Atlantic seaboard, Hout Bay is just 20 minutes from Cape Town and is one of the most stunning bays in the world. An archetypal Pirates Cove, it’s the perfect place to start your Whale, Dolphin and Seal watching adventure. There are Southern Right, Humpback and Bryde Whales, Long Beaked Common and Heavyside Dolphins, Sun Fish and Cape Fur Seals in abundance.
Register for our Sea Life Alarm!
We’ll Keep up to date with our SMS text alert service so we can let you know when there is wildlife in the bay.
Sign up to Captain Jack’s Newsletter
You’ll receive all the latest news on Sightings and information on the Sea Life we interact with and any special offers on trips throughout the season.