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Sea World Aquarium

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Address: uShaka Marine World | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 31 328 8188
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Enjoyed the shark feeds and seeing them up close. All types of marine life on display. Very educational too. Its like watching National Geographic only live!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
sally m
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Lusaka, Zambia

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Lusaka, Zambia
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Enjoyed the shark feeds and seeing them up close. All types of marine life on display. Very educational too. Its like watching National Geographic only live!!

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Thank sally m
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was sent to Durban on business and decided to visit the aquarium on a Sunday afternoon. The aquarium is always interesting to visit. I also snorkeled which was well worth the R85-00.

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Thank fie2016
Durban, South Africa
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is situated within uShaka so parking is no problem, and the shoreline is just outside. The aquarium boasts a large variety and is very quaint as it uses the inside of a ship as the decor. Quite busy at peak times, may be difficult to move around. The dolphin and seal shows are very entertaining. Combo tickets are the... More 

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Thank Churayl
Durban, South Africa
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An excellent display of marine life for the enthusiast and the younger crowd. Caters for school groups as well for their projects, and the displays are kept clean and neat at all times. Wide variety of marine life with some lesser known or rarely seen items as well. My favorite is the Devil Fish tank. Awesome!

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Thank Deon L
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful day relaxing at Durbans Sea World which to me is one of the finest Ive been to and Im a seasoned traveller doing many countries over the years and we always visit the local zoo or aquarium when we travel and I rate this one as one of the best. So many things to do that... More 

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Thank Lorraine C
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a must see for every person that is either visiting or living in Durban. We've been here numerous times and just cannot get enough. There is something for everyone.

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Thank Michelle M
Durban, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing ....annual visit with my grand children. Yusuf and Umar And it still fascinates us. Set aside a whole day for the aquarium waterworld and shows. . Leisurely stroll through. There's lots to see and do. One of the best I've been too .Well lit, lots of information and seating as you meander through thr wreck and feel like you... More 

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Thank Shehnaz M
Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States
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122 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Aquarium is done up like you are visiting a sunken ship. Really cool and very interesting exhibits. Had a nice time.

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Thank Heather G
Dundee, South Africa
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter was blown away with all the different marine life and we all had a super awesome time. The sting rays and the sharks were her main attraction to see how big they were and all the different colours of the different marine life ... just beautiful

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Thank geyserhv
Auckland, New Zealand
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Sea World as a break from rides at Wet n Wild. The aquarium is impressive, contained in an old ship. Also saw the Seal and Dolphin shows which were a big let down compared to shows at other Sea Worlds we have visited globally. It was very PC almost solely focused on explaining the creatures, whereas other places have... More 

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