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uShaka Marine World

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Address: 1 Bell Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
Phone Number:
+27 31 328 8000
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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A uniquely African marine theme park, uShaka Marine World offers guests an...

A uniquely African marine theme park, uShaka Marine World offers guests an unforgettable experience. uShaka Marine World is composed of uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Kids World, uShaka Village Walk, Dangerous Creatures, Chimp & Zee Rope Adventure Park, Sea Animal Encounters Island & uShaka Beach. Park Tickets available on the uShaka Website

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Exceptional value , even in Winter!

We loved this theme park and its shops, and will return whenever in the vicinity with family. Great fun for all!

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7 reviews
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We loved this theme park and its shops, and will return whenever in the vicinity with family. Great fun for all!

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Durban
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Experience the deep sea vibe at the base of the big ship and move to the top of it to eat as much as you can at your leisure time. Go to the restaurants across to tast the traditional Moyo, Nadia's Curry Cafe, Maestros Cont., Spur restaurants, etc. When tired you can simply get a massage at Mangwanani, & further... More 

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KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

uShaka Sea World Durban,is an adventure for the whole family .This island adventure a must see; the shows are awsome.There are 5 sections: uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Beach, uShaka Village Walk and, uShaka Kids World. Ushaka is safe and fun for smaller kids. My highlight was the aquarium, we have seen the feeding of the different... More 

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful place nice for the kids we joined though we didn't have enough time to tour the place but will definitely come back again

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Durban, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It clean,you don't have to go and look for food ,everything is near by,lot of entertainment. It a place for the whole family.

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Hazyview, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had an awesome trip at Ushaka Marine on the 19 May 2017, they took pictures of us for free. We enjoyed every moment of our visit, the nature inside the marine ohh beautiful.

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Thank lowveldextremead2017
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ushaka is safe and fun for smaller kids, with a really good kids pool and smaller slides. For adults it isn't great, even the tallest rides are a bit basic, but it's a must do for families. For me the highlight was the aquarium excursions; we did the ray feed and cage dive and both were great, really well managed... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The waterworld and aquarium are very decent especially the snorkeling experience with the sharks (if you like that sort of thing). But I would not put it at world class. I've been to better water-themed parks. The restaurants and curio shops are decent, some are over-priced but again not out-of-this world. On most week days it pretty quiet there. The... More 

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Askim, Norway
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been to similar aquariums, and it's nothing new, but that said they do have a good variety of species. There is a dolphin show and feeding times. Make sure you check their website first tho, because many of the activities are only open on certain days.

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Richardsbay
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice entertainment place for the whole family. You could spend the whole day there. Swimming areas, rides, ancient ship with all historic areas, restaurants, Dolphin entertainment etc. There is everything for everyone, young and old.

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