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Umhlanga Ocean Charters

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Durban, South Africa
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About Umhlanga Ocean Charters
Umhlanga Ocean Charters offers Whale and Dolphin Watching Tours and Deep Sea Fishing Charters off the Durban Harbour. So for a healthy dose of fresh sea air and the ultimate sea faring experience book with us today.
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Anthony H wrote a review Sep 2021
Pretoria, South Africa1 contribution
I had such an amazing time! Went on a 2 Hour Dolphin and Whale watching tour. We did not find any but this did not take away from the experience at all. It was such an amazing experience just to be out on the open waters and the ride back into the harbour was a treat. Our skipper, Zaan, was such an amazing person and a perfect guide. Highly recommended.
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Date of experience: September 2021
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Henk H wrote a review Aug 2018
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Umhlanga Ocean Charters, was very misleading, I like deep sea fishing and ask the reception for near by charters, he recommend a charter that is claiming to launched from the grannies pool, I left in the morning at 5 am to meet at the grannies pool,I got there and was told I need to get a taxi and go to Durban harbor, I left and went back to the hotel, at 9 in the morning I went down to the beach where I met the Casea Charters- Elaine, which indeed have a licence to launch from the Grannies pool, I booked a fishing trip for the next day without any inconvenience.( Casea Charters 083 690 2511 ) i rely think its sad to mislead your customers like this, no happy.
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Date of experience: February 2018
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Ian D wrote a review Aug 2017
Limpopo Province, South Africa20 contributions2 helpful votes
I went out with the carter to see look for wales and dolphins. Unfortunately we did not find any. The skipper knew his craft and gave us a briefing on the sharks net. He done very well and i will defensibly go again.
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Date of experience: July 2017
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Response from kaleishas, Owner at Umhlanga Ocean Charters
Responded 21 Aug 2017
Thank you for your review :-) We look forward to seeing you again on one of our trips.
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sbarstow1 wrote a review Jul 2017
Worcester, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
Best whale watching experience ever. Having watched whales in various place s around the world this was the best. The small boat and skilled guide enabled to get so close to breaching whales without disturbing them in any way. Zaan the skillfully placed the boat so we could just watch the humpback whales swim slowly past our bows, so close as to look into their eyes. I know we were lucky but still a very special moment.
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Date of experience: July 2017
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Response from kaleishas, Owner at Umhlanga Ocean Charters
Responded 23 Aug 2017
Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We loved having you on board with us and look forward to you and your family joining us again :-) Thank you again for the beautiful photo's. We are so happy that we contributed towards your special memories on your family holiday.
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Kristiaan B wrote a review Jul 2017
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We had great fun, we were on a 5 hour fishing trip and caught Rock cod and red roman fish. The tuna wasn't there, they were after the sardines. Next time we will get them. Our skipper Zaan Grobler, can't ask for a better skipper. Thankyou very much for the fishing trip. We will see you again
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Date of experience: July 2017
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Response from kaleishas, Owner at Umhlanga Ocean Charters
Responded 25 Jul 2017
Thank you for your wonderful review, we loved having you on our fishing trip! We look forward to seeing you both next year ๐Ÿ˜Š And next time let's get that tuna!! ๐Ÿ˜Š
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