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Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures

#1 of 68 Tours in Durban Features Animals
| Scottburgh, Durban 4182, South Africa
+27 71 705 8518
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Swimming with Sharks

Rather swim freely then go in the cage, its a way better experience. If you get seasick easily... read more

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Reviewed 25 January 2016
497michelle
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Kempton park
BLUE WILDERNESS SHARK ADVENTURE

Loved it from the moment we arrived at Blue Wilderness, the staff is so friendly and welcoming... read more

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Reviewed 25 January 2016
jennycaroto
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Polokwane, South Africa
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Scottburgh, Durban 4182, South Africa
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

Rather swim freely then go in the cage, its a way better experience. If you get seasick easily then reconsider as you might be disappointed if you are nauseous the whole time! I absolutely loved it and the staff were amazing!!!! So friendly, informative and...More

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Thank 497michelle
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your great response :) Luckily we keep our prices the same year round so anytime is a good time, we do run specials every now and then also group discounts :) If you prone to seasickness best to book when there is...More

Reviewed 25 January 2016

Loved it from the moment we arrived at Blue Wilderness, the staff is so friendly and welcoming, feels like family. I will always look at a Jack Russel and think of a Black Tip...... "Where's the ball, Where's the ball" The sharks are majestic!!! Thank...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2016

So it took some courage the first time i went as the thought of swimming with sharks in open water with no cage is quite nerve racking, however after my first outing my mind set completely changed. The staff at Blue Wilderness are encouraging and...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2016

Love what this business is all about! Shark conservation! Don't usually get sea sick but there is a first for everything. Quite a few of us got sick when stopped on the boat so beware if you get sick easily. Really cool experience. Try to...More

Thank stephanieo55
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Awesome Christmas day dive with the family. Couldn't have asked for a better experience. Staff were great, went out of their way to make it special for us. Thanks Odette and staff, you guys rock.

Thank Colin M
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Hi there Collin Thank you it certainly was an EPIC Christmas Day dive :) Look forward to seeing you guys again soon. Kind regards

Reviewed 2 January 2016

The scariest part was probably just before we got into the water, when we saw the fins breaking the water next to the boat. Despite the reassurances, I thought: so we're getting in here, seriously? Getting in, somehow, we were all totally at ease. It...More

Thank kwaaikat
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Hi there It was our pleasure to share this awesome experience with you :) Glad to know we have created yet another Shark Ambassador to spread the word on how awesome our sharks are :) Kind Regards The Staff of Blue Wilderness

Reviewed 19 December 2015

What a special experience! We took the reef dive & shark dive combo......was a really wonderful day! It's been a while since the last time we dived, but Odette did so well to make us comfortable and get us confident enough to enjoy both dives....More

1  Thank bridget_minnie
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Bridget Thanks for the lovely review, We really enjoyed having you here with us, and I know Ryan enjoyed filming your dives and making your DVD. It is great for us to be able to reintroduce someone who has had a 'nervous' experience back...More

Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Was one of the moat amazing experiences of my life and for a very reasonable prices even in winter we saw a huge variety of animals and the people were very helpful with everything.

Thank Alasdair K
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Alasdair. Thanks for the awesome feedback. Winter diving is the best kept secret at the Aliwal Shoal. Great conditions, great fish, and best of all, great sharks! Odette

Reviewed 30 November 2015

I am still very much childlike, I am not scared of doing things like this as I don't think of what could happened but huge Kudos to Blue Wilderness as they looked after everyone! Some on the boat were very scared, and some who was...More

Thank leverne p
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Leverne Yes, at Blue Wilderness we fully understand that some of our guests are a little nervous/scared of slipping into the water with sharks. It is our job to change perceptions and show you the real and wonderful world of sharks - not the...More

Reviewed 27 November 2015

This was the best trip for my daughter and I. Being there is like being in another world all together.I am definately going to this again. Very friendly staff and total excellent experience all round. Gareth Durban

1  Thank G27Gen3
Ocean E, Manager at Blue Wilderness Shark Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback, and we look forward to you joining us again shortly! keep an eye on windguru and find the perfect day, then send us a message. Kind regards Odette

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Richard G
Is it suitable for mid july?
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
I just want to know how much time in all will it take i.e. including transfer time to&from Durban, to do the shark cage adventure.
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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hmoolman
Hi, I have a visitor from India who would like to take a bus trip to Durban arriving Sunday morning in Durban and then do a shark dive with you. Could you collect him from the bus stop as he has no transport in Durban or is there a shuttle available that you could recommend? thanks Hendrik
27 May 2016|
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Response from Ocean E | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, we spoke on the phone I think, could you please ask him to get in touch with us even via text message if he doesn't have a local number? 0717058518 Kind regards Odette
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