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Shoreline Hippo and Croc Cruises

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St Lucia, South Africa
+27 35 590 1555
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Hippo Tour

I took a Hippo Tour on the St Lucia Estuary on a Shoreline boat.The tour guide was extremely... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Durban, South Africa
2 hour boat cruise

We chose this company because their cruise is on a pontoon type boat which can access areas close... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Sharon T
Durban, South Africa
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St Lucia Estuary with its residential Hippo and Nile Crocodile makes for great boat cruise excursions, get close and witness a wildlife wonder, African Eagles perched high awaiting a quick snack. Shoreline Turtle tours offers Turtle nesting experiences from November to February.
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Reviewed yesterday

I took a Hippo Tour on the St Lucia Estuary on a Shoreline boat.The tour guide was extremely informative and made my experience an unforgetable one.He took us to spots that no other tours have been to.

Thank shamamanbundoo
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We chose this company because their cruise is on a pontoon type boat which can access areas close to the river edge without getting stuck which means you can get a better view of animals and bird-life. Stacy was our hostess, and she was informative...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We went on the 4.30pm tour which stayed out until the sun was coming down and it was absolutely stunning! We seen so many hippos (including babies) and crocs it was unreal, they are absolutely fascinating to watch and the boat is such an enjoyable...More

Thank kguiller
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Good boat trip to visit the hippos in st lucia. They will pick you up from your hotel and the whole trip will take about 3 hours.

Thank Rick v
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Highly recommend. we did the sunset cruise and it was beautiful. We learned a lot and enjoyed the cruise. Recommend to bring a sweater/ jacket and snacks.

Thank Cristina T
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Next to the visit to the Isimangaliso Wetland Park, the boat cruise is a must in St. Lucia: Together with a wealth of information conveyed with regards to crocodiles, hippos and birdlife you can relax an enjoy the cruise!

Thank Horst S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is a great way to see a side of South Africa you'll never see from a car. The boats are small enough that you can interact with your guide and they can get in narrow spaces. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly and...More

Thank sixcrazybabies
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We jumped on the 9.15 boat with Denis, our most able skipper and tour guide and proceeded to have a most enjoyable 2 hours in the estuarine system hanging with the heavies. The pods of hippos were numerous and we spent a wonderful few hours...More

Thank mozzy9
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The most knowledgeable guide of all the wildlife excursions/safaris that we have ever been on. He gave us photos and memories that we will cherish forever. The sights of that afternoon will stay with us always.

Thank RubyTuesdayDevon
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We just finished the Hippos and Crocs cruise. Were so glad we chose this one. Unlike most of the other boats, ours was small and could maneuver into the tributaries. Our guide was so knowledgeable. And we maybe had 10 passengers compared to the Koch...More

Thank KayakDC
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Ronen R
18 January 2018|
Response from Horst S | Reviewed this property |
No I do not do them, but I participated in one....
11 March 2017|
Response from ChicagoDanny1 | Reviewed this property |
Look for their website. Our tour booked us. Hippos hippo hippos. Not many crocs.
Carlton H
5 February 2017|
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Response from Quentin M | Property representative |
Hi there Unfortunately I cannot supply a email address, however you can email from the shoreline hippo croc St Lucia tripadvisor.