Simons Town Coasteering (2 hours)

  • About 2 hours


Coasteering is a brand new adventure activity that allows you to get up close and personal with the ocean! Pioneered in Wales and Scotland, Gravity is proud to be the first to offer this activity in South Africa. What makes it better is that it is right on our doorstep in Simonstown, close to Boulders Beach.

Coasteering bears some resemblance to Canyoning or Kloofing but takes place along a protected coastline rather than in a river course. Each participant is equipped with wetsuit, PFD, helmet, and is accompanied by a guide. The aim is to explore the inter-tidal zone by snorkeling, swimming, and rock jumping. The crystal clear waters and protection from the South Easter make this the perfect location for all skill levels. An added bonus is the abundance of marine life and if you lucky you will come face to face with the African Penguin!

Although there are a number of rock jumps up to 8-10m depending on the tide, none of these are compulsory so you won’t be pressured into something you don’t want to do.

Once you have your dose of adrenalin, visit the Penguins at Boulders beach, head to Simonstown for Lunch, or carry on to Cape Point for a view of False Bay.

Minimum group size is 4 guests for the activity to go ahead, max is 16 (but we can do more than one group simultaneously), if the amount is not reached, we will contact you to reschedule.


Your guide will meet you at Windmill beach and you’ll be kitted up with a wetsuit, PFD and helmet. Your experience will include snorkelling as well as swimming, scrambling and rock jumps.

Once you have your dose of Adrenalin, visit the Penguins at Boulders beach, head to Simonstown for Lunch or carry on to Cape Point for a view of False Bay.

Good to know

  • Duration is 2 hours
  • Minimum group size is 4 guests for the activity to go ahead. If the amount is not reached, we will get in contact with you to reschedule
  • Weather dependent service
  • Children aged 8 and older are welcome


  • Guide
  • PFD (“Life Jacket”)
  • Helmet


  • All additional Cost items
  • Wetsuit Rental (optional)


  • Sunscreen
  • Wetsuit (or hire from us)
  • Towel and change of clothes for after
  • Water bottle


  • Swimming costume for under your wetsuit
  • Sturdy shoes that can get wet – old trainer, wetsuit booties with a sole or adventure sandals

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February, 2021

Definitely the company to go for when planning a kayak trip, well organised and loads of fun! We had the pleasure of having Andrew the owner and guide taking us for a longer than standard trip and it was amazing. Will for sure make use of their services again.

October, 2020

We had an amazing time River Rafting at Palmiet. Everything from the booking to our drive home was great. Sonja was great to deal with and very responsive via email and phone. Phil, Aron and Mike were extremely well organised and made safety their first priority, not selling us short on fun and exhilaration. The oaks did really well. I will most definitely be back with some other mates.

Just a heads up to wear some comfortable shoes (that can get wet) for the 20 - 30min walk with your raft to the start.

January, 2020

Great company. Excellent trips and adventures in and around Cape Town. Sea kayaking, tubing, canyoning, coastering and rafting.

May, 2019

Best place to go for all your Rafting and Kayaking adventures! Ocean or whitewater river. Great guides who are passionate about it.

March, 2019

Excellent experience and well worth the money. The organisation is superb and with the river at low levels an alternative section of the river was covered. The catering and entertainment supplied by the guides was top notch. Kudos to Andrew, Coby and the rest of the team. We were a group of 23 (adults and children) and everyone enjoyed themselves! The equipment is good quality. Even on day 4 the drinks were still cold in the cool boxes supplied.

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The guest can cancel free of charge until 14 days before arrival. The guest will be charged the total price if they cancel in the 14 days before arrival.

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The beauty of Table Mountain, Lions Head and the Atlantic Sea Board coastline from the comfort of our kayaks is unrivalled. Dolphins, seals, penguins, Sunfish and occasionally whales frequent our Cape Town.

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R450 per person
23 reviews
R450 per person
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