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uShaka Marine World

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Address: 1 Bell Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
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+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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Durban City Sightseeing Tour with Ushaka Marine World
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what a day - great fun

An awesome day at ushaka, had so much fun we loved it. Great attention of the team members and checking that all of us were safe. Also the aquarium was amazing

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
nina m
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An awesome day at ushaka, had so much fun we loved it. Great attention of the team members and checking that all of us were safe. Also the aquarium was amazing

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Port Alfred
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must for any family or even couple, you will not regret it believe me.There is so much to do and the fun in the sun never ends. The dolphin show was the best I've ever seen and I really enjoyed all the water activities.

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Durban
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice day out for the kids, lots to do , but pricey. If you want to eat inside then you are going to fork out an arm and leg for average food, which is why most actually go out to the village walk to eat . Drinks are also very expensive, catering for tourists not locals

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely recommend this place for the family!! My son and daughter loved it!! My daughter dived with sharks and my son enjoyed the penguin exhibit!!

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Thank Dawn C
Modimolle (Nylstroom), South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have kids be sure to visit!! Hours of fun. Great value for money. Waterpark is really a great way to entertain the kids. This year we decided to go snorkling in the lagoon- great fun! We also did Chimpanzee. Amazing quality familt time. Wish we could return more often

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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Marine World was great and exceeded my expectations. Most of the exhibits are within an old ship that has been gutted and moved to shore. There are hundreds of sea-dwelling animals, including many sharks and large turtles. The exhibits provide lots of explanation and information and are typically large and visually appealing. There are also several outdoor shows or demonstrations... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent. This is a must! The park was well thought out, it's beautiful and inviting and some parts were just breathtaking.

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North Webster, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friend took wife and I to the park and we found ourselves inside a plastic bubble floating amount several species of sharks. Was not scary, but was interesting to see the sharks checking us out! We then went to the rest of the aquarium and had a great day. Be prepared for a lot of walking and a good time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very exciting park lots of things to do you need a whole day or 2 to go through all of the activities fun an laughter or just some local shopping with lovely restaurants as well great place needs a little more marine life though with exciting exibits

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Welkom, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we missed the dolphins show, the experience was all round awesome but the pricing is a bit ridiculous considering we are not allowed to bring in our own food.

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