8. Hermanus, South Africa
Between July and November, with peak times in October, is when Southern Right whales are spotted. Humpback whales are seen starting in May. The best part about this experience is that you can easily spot them right from the shore. So there is no need to take a boat. If you prefer to take a tour try the Walker Bay Adventures. They offer sea kayaking tours to Walker Bay’s whale sanctuary.
Whale watching is such an electrifying moment to experience up close and in person – an experience you just don’t go once and then move on. You will want to return as often as you can. So now that you know the best places to go whale watching; you can now get started on your trip of a lifetime.