Durban City Sightseeing Tour with Ushaka Marine World

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Durban City Sightseeing Tour with Ushaka Marine World information and booking

from
$82
Duration
8 hours
Departs from
Tour departs from selected Durban City or Umhlanga hotels
Returns to
Tour returns to original point of departure at approximately 5:00pm
Time of departure
9:00am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Discover the highlights of the city of Durban, with the morning dedicated to showing you the cultural and historical contrasts of this city.

Travel along the beachfront towards the harbor entrance where you can see anything from sari clad Indian ladies walking on the sand to traditional healers collecting bottles of seawater to use as muti (medicine).

Continue past Durban City Hall and the Playhouse Theatre complex to the Indian Markets, where you can get a taste of Indian culture. Enjoy the scents of spices and see the hawkers and herbalists ply their trades.

The tour then heads off to Durban's newest attraction: Ushaka Marine World, for lunch (not included).

Afterwards enjoy a guided tour of this world class facility, which will comprise a saltwater aquarium with both indoor and outdoor displays and exhibits of South Africa's unique Indian and Atlantic Ocean Marine life. Also included is a wonderful Dolphin, Seal and Penguin show.

At the end of Durban's Golden Mile, is the beginning of a new world of fun, entertainment end excitement. Ushaka Marine World , spanning over 15 hectares of prime beach front, is Africa's largest marine theme park. Incorporating fresh and sea water, lush vegetation, natural materials and the recreation of a 1920's cargo ship wreck, Ushaka Marine World had created a magical world of sea and marine life.

The park is made up of 5 zones:

Sea World
Aquarium, dolphinarium, seal pool, dive tank, snorkel reef and lots more

Phantom Ship
Culinary delights at the Cargo Hold and Upper Deck

Wet 'n' Wild
A fun fresh water world of slides and pools for the adrenaline junkie

Ushaka Beach
Non-stop beach and surf action

Village Walk
There's nothing to beat the marine theme shopping adventure

What's included

  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Professional narration by tour guide

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • The listed price does not include a r5.00 per person fuel surcharge, payable at the time of tour check-in. the fuel surcharge is required by our local supplier and is not within our control.