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uShaka Sea World Aquarium

#2 of 117 things to do in Durban Features Animals
Marine Terminal Street | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8000
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A unique seaworld location

As you walk through a "shipwreck" you seem to be on the sea bed. The acquarium fish are swimming... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2016
maryann52za
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Durban
Not that interesting

I had great expectations for this aquarium, but it wasn't that large and I feel like I've seen it... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2016
maggie_we
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Milan, Italy
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Marine Terminal Street | 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed December 26, 2016

As you walk through a "shipwreck" you seem to be on the sea bed. The acquarium fish are swimming around the wreck. An original concept. As you move further through the "wreck, the interior changes.....you could be on The Titanic...and then in an upside-down tanker....More

Thank maryann52za
Reviewed December 22, 2016

I had great expectations for this aquarium, but it wasn't that large and I feel like I've seen it all before. Not a great aquarium by any means.

Thank maggie_we
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Maybe it's cause I hadn't been to an aquarium since i was a kid.. but maybe it's because it's a great place to go.. was pleasantly surprised by the Aquarium in uShaka.. Great display of all the different types of fish, the shark tank is...More

Thank Citybubble101
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

I don't think Ushaka marine will ever be a boring visit. This is a default plan when I need to take little kids somewhere exciting. For some reason kids are always mesmerized with this place. There's lots of activities and the water activities are relatively...More

Thank dhiya91
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Absolutely beautiful. Well maintained. Kids loved it...Visited other aquariums, returning home visiting our aquarium is always the best.

Thank keshneemoodley
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Each window brought another delightful display of colourful sea creatures, plants & fish. The info boards at each tank were great...you knew what to look for & they corresponded to what you found. Only one negative...UShaka will have to monitor the dress code for the...More

Thank Pattipoops
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

It is the perfect getaway for a day with or without kids. Entertainment galore as well. Food was also good.

Thank Anesh R
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Loved seeing all sorts of sea creatures and learning about them. You can either do guided tours or enjoy at your own pace.

Thank MrsBLM
Reviewed December 14, 2016

Great to get to know different types of fish, different colours, shapes and sizes, natures true wonder all captured for the Ushaka visitors

Thank Ayanda N
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Excellent family venue for outdoors, beach and entertainment. Marine World and the aquarium is well worth the visit alone. Must see when in Durban

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Portia M
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