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uShaka Sea World Aquarium

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Marine Terminal Street | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8000
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One of the best

Ushake Sea World is one of the best Aquariums i have been to. It is well designed and has plenty of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Shaun B
Fascinating

A section of Ushaka Marine World, well worth visiting. Plan your times carefully and you will enjoy... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ivor B
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Tarnow, Poland
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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average6%
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“dolphin show” (87 reviews)
“sea life” (40 reviews)
“sunken ship” (17 reviews)
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Marine Terminal Street | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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+27 31 328 8000
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Reviewed yesterday

Ushake Sea World is one of the best Aquariums i have been to. It is well designed and has plenty of sealife to see. it also has a section to help educate people on the importance of recycling and what damage is been done to...More

Thank Shaun B
Reviewed 4 days ago

A section of Ushaka Marine World, well worth visiting. Plan your times carefully and you will enjoy feed times in a number of tanks.At the end of the day, it's an aquarium, but jam packed with vast numbers of tanks and exhibits. Not to be...More

Thank Ivor B
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you love nature and seeing animals loved and cared for you gotta go! It's quite a large aquarium so make sure you allocate enough time to enjoy!

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic visit to this beautiful aquarium. The exhibits are beautiful and very well maintained, there is so much to see and both kids and adults enjoyed every minute!

Thank KiraGoller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The abundance of species and the setting as if in the bowls of a ship is very unique. My kids 9 and 10 where mesmerised. The sharks and the sea horses where the highlight. Even just to sit and watch the big fish aquarium is...More

Thank Gerrit R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience especially for your kids! There are lots of fish, small and big sharks. I wouldn't advise on missing the aquarium!

Thank Z S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The aquarium is great but would be nice to see some changes after so many years. We have 3 young children so have ben a few times but its the same every time.

Thank Lucsta_KTM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Children and adults can only learn from this experience Shark tanks - amazing Sea Horses - love them Dolphins - The best

Thank alicecN9650EV
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The aquarium itself is done so well and looks very nice. It has a tank full of sharks amd then also a "coral" tank. All of it was beautiful. You can also watch a feeding or even snorkel with the fish. In off peak times,...More

Thank Zaan-Mari J
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Ushaka is geared to the overseas tourist in terms of pricing . It is extremely expensive for the average south African house hold..More

Thank johnU9528QN
MissyScales, Manager at uShaka Sea World Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Many thanks for your comment on our attraction. uShaka Marine World is Durban’s most popular place to visit next to its beach. A unique attraction with so much under one roof, one can visit the 5th largest aquarium in the world, watch dolphin and seal...More

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RondaGreen
27 March 2015|
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Parking is safe and super cheap (2 bucks for 5 hours cheap 😱). Just follow the signs to the official parking lot. You do have to walk trough the whole mall/shopping center but it is quite nice and as close as any other... More
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