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Sea World Aquarium

uShaka Marine World | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8188
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Ranked #1 of 53 attractions in Durban
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Aquariums
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Centurion, South Africa
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127 reviews 127 reviews
31 attraction reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

This is by far the most beautiful aquarium in South Africa. The setting in an old shipwreck is absolutely breathtaking. It was also very educational to see sea creatures that we have never seen live before. The aquarium boasts a wonderful and charming ambiance and is well worth a visit! I can guarantee that young and old will enjoy a... More

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Maastricht
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145 reviews 145 reviews
57 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Right on the Beach you will find Durban aquarium. It is built as if it was a ship wreck . You go under water and there is all the fish et cetera. This is really great fun for kids. They do love the shark feeding as well. As soon as you are out of the aquarium you can visit a... More

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Cape Town
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The best aquarium in South Africa! Very well executed. Loved the dolphins and that one can see the sharks and fish from above.

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Lusaka, Zambia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

fun and educational in a great setting - well light tanks with a wonderful variety of sea creatures from the Indian Ocean

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wales
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75 reviews 75 reviews
39 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This is a great day out for the family if your in the area. Lots to see great marine life sharks and mantas. Huge spider crabs and guitar sharks. A must see if your in the area. Easy to find right on the front

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Pretoria
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

An absolute must when in Durban. One of the best aquariums I have ever visited. The kids just love it.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Awesome! So much to do. No matter what you end up doing you enjoy EVERYTHING. Shark cages are worth viewing. Dolphins are a must see. Not only fun fir kids but adults also. Very safe and friendly security staff.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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40 reviews 40 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Even in winter this place is worth going to!! A good place to relax, and enjoy the kids really learning about the sea … and the parents :D

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The location of the aquarium is perfectly tucked in next to the ocean. You can have a lovely stroll before coming to the park which is approximately 30 minutes walk from downtown. The entrance fee was very descent for the number of attractions inside. There are large displays of sharks and fish within the aquarium itself, peppered with smaller tanks... More

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Kabul
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is a must see for all visitors to Durban. Excellent presentation of fish, information and visibility! Highly educational even without tour - well presented information everywhere. A must see!

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