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Sea World Aquarium

Address: uShaka Marine World | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 31 328 8188
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Ranked #1 of 47 Attractions in Durban
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 NEW

nice, but it could use a bit more entertainment,but l definently enjoyed watching the sharks and so did my sister and my parents

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Sandton, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 NEW

a great facility with great attractions. plenty of restaurants and retail outlets. Scuba diving activity also provided weather permitting.

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Kriel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Its a wonderful experience. The rare fish you will never see anywhere else, coming from the ocean a bit expensive but worth it

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Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

It was an absolute pleasure to enjoy the walk through the aquarium and to enjoy the shows. Certainly of the best that we've seen. The distance from the car park to the actual aquarium is somewhat challenging though.

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The sea world is well worth a visit , the marine species is varied and easy to view , The shark s in the aquarium are amazing to see .

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A fantastic place. Brilliantly constructed and well worth a visit. The snorkeling experience is worth every cent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was impressed by the fact that they offer a "work experience" for even very young children (8 yrs old).to learn what goes on behind the scenes. Every time I go through Sea World it is a revelation and I could easily spend a whole day in the depths marveling at what our seas hold! Well done Sea World -... More 

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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

first went with my boyfriend in april and had to bring my mum along in November, it is big unique, well stocked and absolutely informative the amount of sea life is staggering and the enginnering even more so..just beautiful

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The aquarium caters for all including learners and those who want to know about the species of fish on South African coast. very enlightening place to visit.

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This place makes the SEA LIFE London Aquarium look like a dump, the exhibits are world class. Clean, well run and lots to see. The dolphin show was amazing, and it's amazing to see such an old dolphin (Gambit) performing so well. The seal show was loads of fun, and although some educational parts come through, they were done in... More 

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