Big Bay Events have a highly successful collaboration with Swim Quest supporting weeklong swimming holidays in the greater Cape Town area. Feel free to join one of their package deals or contact us directly to arrange a swimming-based holiday in South Africa.
We can tailor make a holiday for you, including visits to tourist destinations of your choice working within your travel time limitations and your personalized budget.
You can elect to enjoy any of the swims listed under our channel swimming or adventure swims sections, include whale and/or dolphin watching or searching for your own octopus in the waters where the Oscar winning documentary was filmed.
As taste of some of our specialties:
Robben Island Sleepovers
Unique opportunity to swim to the island and spend the evening in the original guesthouse. You will be escorted on a walking tour of the southern section of the island where you will see some of the famous tourist attractions on the island, including the lighthouse, World War 2 gun installations, limestone quarry as you make your way towards the western shores to witness a spectacular sunset. We will pass the penguin nests and look out for fallow deer and the rare oyster catchers on our way back to the guesthouse where you will enjoy a typical South Africa dinner and refreshments.
The following morning starts with a light breakfast followed by a formal tour of the island and the facilities before catching a ferry back to the mainland.
Spend a couple of nights on a houseboat on the Langebaan Lagoon to be used as a base to explore the lagoon and surrounding nature conservation areas.
The lagoon is idea or short or long swims as well as surfing, Stand up paddle boards, water skiing and various other activities.
Within an easy boat ride, we have access to many restaurants, local shops and a casino or you can enjoy the solitude on the houseboat.