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Shoreline Hippo and Croc Cruises

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St Lucia, South Africa
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Great viewing of hippos

A fun excursion on the estuary. We saw several pods of hippos very close by. Also had a nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elmarie O
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Bela Bela
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Intimate cruise with friendly and knowledgeable guide

We chose the smaller cruise and we're happy we did. The vessel take a maximum of 15 but we were a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrsWitbooi
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Johannesburg, 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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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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St Lucia, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun excursion on the estuary. We saw several pods of hippos very close by. Also had a nice sighting of an African Fish Eagle.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the smaller cruise and we're happy we did. The vessel take a maximum of 15 but we were a total of 11, including the guide. He was very knowledgeable and passionate because he got as excited as we did seeing a water monitor...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quiet and original safari an excellent view on hippos and niles crocodiles along a river Respect captain commands because the animals you see may be fatal to you even hippos ! Appreciate a tooth of hippo and imagine what's could happen to you !

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We had a boat safari with four other people, so we where in a nice small group on the boat. The female guide was very knowledgeable and told us a lot about the hippos and the area arround the water. We really enjoyed the trip...More

Thank Danny G
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

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
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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

1  Thank Sharon T
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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

1  Thank kguiller
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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
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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
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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
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Ronen R
18 January 2018|
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Response from Horst S | Reviewed this property |
No I do not do them, but I participated in one....
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338Lori
11 March 2017|
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Response from ChicagoDanny1 | Reviewed this property |
Look for their website. Our tour booked us. Hippos hippo hippos. Not many crocs.
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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.
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