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Saint Lucia Estuary

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Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
+27 35 590 1001
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St Lucia Estuary Boat Cruise
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This estuary is part of the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park and includes fishing, hiking tours, boat tours and a crocodile center. The crocodiles make swimming an ill-advised idea.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bird life” (52 reviews)
“boat trip” (54 reviews)
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Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
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+27 35 590 1001

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did a tour of the Estuary and the wild life. What a fascinating visit. We’re a family who love the Big Blue and the Big Five so touring the Estuary was a real treat for us. The beautiful surroundings, the bird life and the...More

Thank Michelle a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place and town are fantastic, clean,orderly security is excellent people friendly,I will be back.

Thank survivor19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great boat trip with Stacey at the helm. She knows the area very well and is a consummate guide. Her knowledge of the bird and anumal species is incredible. Well worth the time.

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Always good to do the Sunset Cruise, the captain took us nice and close to Hippo pods and some large crocodiles sunning them selves in the late afternoon sun. Good view of the African Fish Eagle and nesting weavers. Oh so very lucky that my...More

Thank Edwin H
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Beautifull game park that gives you the chance to spot 4 of the big 5. Rhino, leopard, Buffalo and elephant. The park is big enough to spent the whole day and have a picknick at several nice spots or even at the beach. Because there...More

Thank laura_eric
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The area has boardwalk and sand areas to walk. There was a variety of wildlife from lizards to hippos. Vendors are good, no pushy types.

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We stayed at The Bridge, 22 Mckenzie St, St Lucia for our honeymoon, which is recommended for its peaceful atmosphere and privacy it has comfortable accommodation. We tried to make the most of our stay even though the weather conditions was cold and rainy. Unfortunately...More

Thank natashacD3281NO
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We went on a morning boat trip for two hours arranged by our B&B through SHAKAbarker tours. Interestingly talking to others on the tour we had not all paid the same price, so do check this out. Boat seriously basic and worked OK on a...More

Thank Middledene
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, interesting and extremely enjoyable. Wildlife good and interesting. The bird life is extensive which has brought us back for many years. Not to be missed!!

Thank Winniepop123
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Included in our 18-day tour of South Africa was a visit to, and a boat "safari" cruise on the St. Lucia Estuary. Encompassed within the huge St. Lucia Wetland Park, a World Heritage Site, is the estuary, home to Nile crocodiles, hippopotami, sea turtles and...More

Thank CJW913
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ncwindy
22 July 2017|
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Response from D1201FSmarkh | Reviewed this property |
50 - 100 Rand is an appropriate tip .
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153tinker1952
7 August 2016|
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Most passengers book through the boat trip company and they come and fetch you from your B and B or hotel, so most people did not take a car and park it. From what I recall, there was a parking area with some cars parked in... More
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janett00
19 October 2015|
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Response from AndreduP1948 | Reviewed this property |
The best is to get holed of the Parks Board they will give you the correct answer Thanks
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