South Africa is known for its incredible safari opportunities. The Big 5 (rhino, elephant, buffalo, lion, and leopard) are known around the world…

But did you know that South Africa also boasts a Marine Big 5?! If you’re looking for a safari with a difference, there’s just one country to head for. Nowhere else in the world gives visitors the opportunity to see the “king of the jungle” AND one of the ocean’s biggest and most effective predators – all in one trip!

What are the Marine Big 5?

  • African Penguin
  • Cape Fur Seal
  • Bottlenose Dolphin
  • Great White Shark
  • Southern Right Whale

Watch the video above to find out where you should head to so that you can tick these marine animals off your bucket list!



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