1Air Jaws Adventure, Western Cape
Take a boat trip around Duiker Island, near Simonstown, and see Great White sharks breach fully out of the water to snatch a meal in mid-air.
2High Speed Boat Trip, Cape Town
Rocket across the waves with 500 horses behind you, and see the best of the Atlantic seaboard at full throttle. Careful though, blink and you’ll miss out!
3The Wave House, Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Durban
Play in the surf at the Wave House - it’s fun for the whole family.
4Dive at the Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town
Face-off with ragged-tooth sharks, shoals of predator fish, rays and turtles in a 2 million-litre tank; or dive the aquariums kelp forest display and feed schools of fish.
5St Lucia Estuary, iSimangaliso World Heritage Site
Head out on a guided kayak trip around Lake St Lucia so see hippo’s crocs, and a wealth of birdlife - exhilarating paddling.
6Whale watching, Garden Route
Take a boat trip and get unbelievably close to these giants of the ocean as they play, flirt, mate and calve along the shores of Hermanus and the Garden Route between early June and November.
7Supertubes, Jeffrey’s Bay
Rated the world’s greatest right hand point break. Ride it for nearly 1km!
8Brave the Temple of Courage at the Valley of the Waves, Sun City
This chute starts with a 17m vertical dead-drop followed by a wild twisting and turning 70m ride - what a rush!
924 Rivers Gecko Adventure
Look ma, no paddle! A cross-country water escapade in the Groot Winterhoek Mountains of the Western Cape - not your ordinary river adventure, by any means.
10Scuba Dive during the annual Sardine Run, KwaZulu-Natal Coast
Get in the thick of the action as thousands of sharks, dolphins and seabirds gather to feast on million-strong shoals of sardines.