Hermanus, South Africa, is 100 kilometers (62 miles) east of Cape Town. If you like a holiday by the sea, Hermanus is a great place for a vacation or even just a weekend. Hermanus is one of the best places in the world for whale watching. No other community has an official Whale Crier. From places on shore, or from boats out on the water, you can see right whales, Brydes and Sei whales, as well as dolphins and porpoises. The best time to see whales is between June and November. Guests in Hermanus hotels can enjoy beautiful sandy beaches and an assortment of water sports. The fishing is great, too. From the Hermanus Visitor Centre you can hike through the Fernkloof Nature Reserve. You can also visit the Old Harbour Museum.
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