A guided tour of Nelson Mandela Bay might just be the “sho’t left” you were looking for. The city is alive with history, scenery and hidden gems and sometimes you just need the right person to point it out to you.
The following guided tour options will have you looking at the city and surrounds in a new light.
Ocean Safari into Algoa Bay
Algoa Bay is not only the Bottlenose Dolphin Capital of the world it is also an International Hope spot, home to 50% of the African Penguin population, 70% of African Gannet Population and Minke and Bryde’s whales. Why not travel through the protected waters of Algoa Bay with the possibility of spotting seals, sharks, and seasonal Southern Right and Humpback Whales. Circumnavigate St Croix Island host to the largest breeding colony of African Penguin in the world and spot the Bottlenose dolphins of Algoa Bay, with 3 other dolphin species also in the area.
There are a few options for an Ocean Safari including; Stampede Cruises, Raggy Charters and Alantours.
Penguin Patrol Tour
The Penguin Patrol tour is a Raggy Charters offering which celebrates Port Elizabeth being home to the largest breeding colony of African penguins in the world. The Penguin Patrol starts at 8:15am with a boat cruise into Algoa Bay, out to St Croix Island to see the colony. On your return, you will get to enjoy lunch in the Port Elizabeth harbor