The Sardine Run is an amazing phenomena that takes place along the South African Coast once a year during winter. The Ocean comes alive with all predators on the hunt with thousand of Gannets, Sharks, Dolphins, Whales, Sailfish and other Game Fish.
Date of last update:Jan 26, 2024
This information is automatically shown here when we receive it. Please excuse any formatting issues.Your temperature will be measured and hands Sanitised on a daily basis. You need to wear a mask in the Dive Centre. Gear can be sanitised on premises.
Depending on where you are coming from you will fly to either East London or Mhtatha in the Eastern Cape. Transport to the hotel will be arranged.
Once you have arrived at the lovely Ocean View Hotel our staff in the dive centre will make sure you do the necessary paperwork, kit up and get briefed on the program for the next few days.
You will spend five nights in the hotel on a full board basis. Lunch will be served on the boat. The four action filled days on the boat will be very exciting. Our experienced staff will try their very best to make sure that you have the time of your life. Our air support will offer you the benefit of ensuring that we can offer you best chance of finding some great Sardine Run Action. We cannot promise you that you will see Bait Balls everyday but we can assure you that you will have a great adventure that you will not forget. Bait Balls, Mega Pods of Dolphins (2000 or more strong), loads of Sharks, Gannets, Sailfish and other Game fish is all the action that you can see.
If you would like to extend on the five nights, four day package you need to do so when doing your original booking.
This is an experience that will leave you filled with memories that will last a lifetime.
On the road to the hotel there are several markers. Once at the hotel we have our PADI Flags to lead them to the dive centre.