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Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures

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| Durban, Freeland Park 4182, South Africa
+27 71 705 8518
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Great people instructing us and made us feel welcome and safe, was a lovely experience. Would... read more

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Reviewed 29 August 2017
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Amazing !

Swimming with Blacktips was incredible ! The staff is very professional and care of people ! We... read more

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Reviewed 29 August 2017
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Shark Cage Diving - Swim with Sharks - Shark SCUBA Diving - These are just some of the great shark adventures that Blue Wilderness offers from our Shark Center in Scottburgh along Durban's South Coast. Our shark expeditions are suited for all levels of experience, age and confidence. Our goal is to allow everyone a safe, exciting and educational encounter with the sharks of Durban's Aliwal Shoal. We also offer Scuba Diving and during the months of May to July we follow South Africa's incredible Sardine Run.
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Durban, Freeland Park 4182, South Africa
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Great people instructing us and made us feel welcome and safe, was a lovely experience. Would recommend to everyone, the sharks are beautiful and the ocean was perfect. Felt at ease from the moment we arrived, very cool team!

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Swimming with Blacktips was incredible ! The staff is very professional and care of people ! We spend a very special moment and saw a lot of different marine wild life (dolphins and whales as well)

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Had the most amazing experience on our dive with Diaan. The sharks were so close they were touching us but so gentle. Definitely would recommend this trip for even those that have a fear! I would jump at the chance to do this again. Thanks...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We wanted to do something exciting as part of our honeymoon so chose this! Found on TripAdvisor and had excellent communication from Amy to us in the UK! She arranged transport for us from durban. Lovely lovely staff and they are so reassuring. The most...More

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Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

It was in my bucket list and I had an amazing experience. The activity is totally safe and the staff is very kind and professional, you will feel that they got you at every moment. I'd totally recommend it :)

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Thank Alfonso K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This was the most mind blowing experience I've ever had! Everyone at Blue Wilderness were very friendly, helpful, relaxed & clearly passionate about what they do. The sharks were so beautiful, curious & sociable. I will definitely come back, & hopefully will be able to...More

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Thank StephJMcC
Reviewed 17 August 2017

One of the best experiences of my life very friendly and helpful staff. Can not recommend this company enough

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had a vey pleasant trip, saw a lot of sharksa, everything was very well organized, safety first! Diaan and his crew are wonderfull people!

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Thank Erik F
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Our family dove with Diaan and Justin. What an amazing experience! Diaan was very knowledgeable and confident in helping snorkelers into the water to begin with then 3 of us dove with him to about 20 feet for our shark experience. What amazingly beautiful animals....More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

It was my first time shark diving and it was an amazing experience to see the sharks up close. However, we phoned a few days later to ask about the photos which they told us they'd email, and they never did. We phoned them several...More

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Ryan J, Owner at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

We are equally as disappointed in ourselves as you were with the video situation. We again greatly apologize for you not delivering you the video memento of your shark adventure. This is one of the reasons we offered you a free return trip, so that...More

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Kerry H
22 June 2017|
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Response from Ryan J | Property representative |
Hi Kerry Yes it is great when families and children join us. We take children as young as seven if they are feeling comfortable and have a parent with them. Typically children will stay on the cage, but if they want to try... More
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Richard G
25 March 2017|
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Response from Ocean E | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, we are lucky all yea round is good, depending on weather conditions there is always sharks and in July we have whales travelling through.
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Krishna_joshi
12 September 2016|
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Response from Ocean E | Property representative |
Hi there, I think we have chatted via WhatsApp already, but just in case, the whole experience is about 2-3hrs long and travelling time depends on where exactly you will be staying. Please feel free to send us an email with... More
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