Paddle with the Penguins

Cape Town, South Africa

Animal experience hosted by Terry

  1. 2 hours
  2. Hosted in English

What you'll do

Meet Terry Corr or Jon Monsoon, Your qualified Marine Conservationists and Sea Kayak guides at our Shark Warrior Adventure Centre at Seaforth beach, receiving an interactive presentation. You will receive a safety briefing before jumping into our comfortable sea kayaks, and head out into the big blue. Rounding the corner, you will be faced by incredible African Penguins at Boulders Beach. Paddling is easy, at your own pace and we reach the remote Windmill beach, where we spend time in the sun swimming. On our return journey, we head out to Ark rock to visit playful cape fur seals. We paddle back to our centre to complete our experience. An awesome adventure that is responsible, the best way to meet the Penguins, learn more about sharks, and the wonderful creatures that inhabit the unique kelp forests.
Other things to note
Very Important!
As an AirBnB experience and required by SA Government regulations, we require all our guests to follow our CoVid 19 Protocol which requires mask wearing, hand sanitizing, temperature check and social distancing.
Please Bring your swim suit, towel, phone, hat, sun cream
Meet Terry Corr or Jon Monsoon, Your qualified Marine Conservationists and Sea Kayak guides at our Shark Warrior Adventure Centre at Seaforth beach, receiving an interactive presentation. You will receive a safety briefing before jumping into our comfortable sea kayaks, and head out into the big blue. Rounding the corner, you will be faced by incredible African Penguins at Boulders Beach. Paddling is easy, at your own pace and we reach the remote…
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What's included

  • Equipment
    Double paddles
    Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
    Rash vest
    Wet...

Meet your Host, Terry

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 445 Reviews
  • Identity verified
Your guides on this Experience will be either noted marine conservationists Terry Corr or Jon Monsoon.
Terry Corr is the Head of Education of AfriOceans Conservation Alliance. Terry is a qualified marine conservationist, passionate lifetime wildlife conservationist, a qualified scuba diver, qualified sea kayak guide and trained Nature Guide.
Jon Monsoon is a qualified nature conservationist, scuba diver, author, sea kayak guide, surfer and UAV pilot.
Both Jon and Terry bring a lifetime of wildlife experience both on land and sea to the fore.
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About the organization: AfriOceans Conservation Alliance



AfriOceans Conservation Alliance is one of South Africa's leading Non Profit Organisations, founded in 2003 by Lesley Rochat, aka The Shark Warrior. AfriOceans conducts REAL Marine Environmental Education and Awareness programmes that make a difference in our communities, on our beaches and in the Ocean. We promote Responsible Tourism through Transformative Educational Experiences.

This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to AfriOceans Conservation Alliance.
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Responsible interactions

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Where you'll be

Where we'll meet
Shark Warrior Adventure Centre
Cape Town
You will start and finish at Seaforth beach, Simonstown, which is situated in the Table Mountain National Park Boulders Marine Protected Area (MPA)

Rated 4.90 out of 5 from 445 reviews.

  • Francis
    January 2022
    Loved this special trip, appreciating the value of our ocean ecosystem is so much for powerful when experiencing its beauty. It feels good to know the money you are spending is going to this important cause.
  • Anais
    January 2022
    This experience was extremely satisfying. Terry was amazing, great information, super knowledgeable, friendly and encouraging. The two hours went by fast, and the weather was also excellent. I will be back!
  • Duane And Darlene
    December 2021
    This is my second time paddling with the penguins. Terry and his team did a great job. thoughtful explanations of the plight of the African Penguin combined with the perfect setting-this is a trip to remember. See you again on my next trip to Cape Town.
  • Kalisha
    December 2021
    Wonderful experience! Jon and team made us feel completely safe during the entire paddle experience. Super fun and for a great cause! Highly recommended :)
  • Cassy
    December 2021
    A magical experience - don’t think, just do it. So very special. Thank you Terry and team - you guys are amazing and the conservation work outstanding.
  • Sarah
    December 2021
    Incredible and unforgettable. Every penny spent on this experience goes directly to the non-profit organization run by the hosts. So Your participation directly supports future environmental conservation education and intervention efforts. Couldn’t get better than that. MUST try.

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