We recommend booking uShaka Marine World tours ahead of time to secure your spot. Friendly and helpful staff everywhere. Check weather predictions and Alwys Have some warm jacket in the car. Dear Helgahenco Thank you for taking the time to review uShaka Marine World. uShaka Sea World is the fifth largest aquarium in the world, with 32 tanks totaling 17,500 cubic meters of water. The uShaka Marine World dolphin show times are between 11:30 AM and 3 PM. All reviews great fun water slides all ages lazy river change rooms kids and adults sea life dolphin show lockers park ushaka adrenaline valuables safety dolphins africa. Walk-in and Present your Printed Hyperli voucher to redeem. Kind staff, clean and great services. Staff super friendly, Dear Khethiwedaniella Thank you for taking the time to review uShaka Marine World. uShaka Event Tickets - Sea World Offer uShaka Sea World now open for Unlimited Fun! 11K likes. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. Like the fun fresh water world of slides and pools, uShaka’s Wet ‘n Wild caters for the adrenaline junkie and those less adventurous! Pretoria, South Africa 208 contributions 35 helpful votes. This tour is perfect for those on a tight time schedule that want a true safari experience. Sea World the largest aquarium in the southern hemisphere, with underground viewing galleries designed as an old ship wreck. We had read that the aquarium there was excellent and a top place to visit: soo, One of the most entertaining places in south Africa. But there are positives. At uShaka Sea World, it really is an adventure, with dolphin shows, seal shows, penguin presentations, shark dives, ray feeds and so much more! Luckily, this means that no matter which day you choose to go on your tour, you are able to enjoy the fun. Wonderful evening of performance by actors, dancers and singers. Fast slides, slow slides. Once there, embark on a safari game drive to see elephants, buffalo, rhinos, leopards, and lions. Moya arrived at uShaka Sea World as a 9 kg pup but has grown into a beautiful adult seal, averaging over 70kg. Kids loved it. Friends and family can come through to uShaka Marine World, in order to experience a visit to the dolphins, seals and penguins’ stadium for viewings and a visit to the Aquarium for R100. Welcome to uShaka Marine World uShaka is situated on Durban’s Golden Mile, in South Africa. uShaka Sea World is the only facility along the KwaZulu-Natal coast with the specialised facilities and experience to care for and rehabilitate stranded marine animals. Awesome range of food outlets to choose from.The sea world is an amazing experience for young and old.The dolphin, penguin and seal show are aweso, Although we have been to uShaka before, we haven't been for a while and decided to take our two granddaughters, aged 8 and 10, who live in the UK. uShaka Sea World, Durban, South Africa. Horrendous You call yourself seaworld?? uShaka Times. Ingelosi Is the youngest male at uShaka Sea World, born on 22 May 2004. This sub-section contains both local and exotic animals, from rock pythons to Burmese pythons, Nile crocodiles, black mambas, tarantulas, scorpions, and gila monsters. uShaka Marine World is a 16-hectare (40-acre) theme park which was opened on 30 April 2004 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Will recommend to everyone. It was the first phase in the redevelopment of the Durban Point. andrebotha99 wrote a review Oct 2020. uShaka Village Walk is designed similar to an African village, and includes restaurants, cafes and numerous shops. Underwater adventures including shark cage diving and walking on the floor of the aquarium with an ocean diver are also available. How are the dolphins coping in these conditions. Featuring the 5th largest aquarium in the world the uShaka aquarium is … … The dolphin stadium can seat 1,200 visitors, and the sealstadium c… It comprises 8 sections: uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Sea Animal Encounters Island, uShaka Beach, uShaka Village Walk, uShaka Kids World, uShaka Dangerous Creatures and Chimp & Zee. African penguins, also known as Jackass Penguins, are … The aquarium is home to shark species such as ragged-tooth sharks, spinner sharks, hammerhead sharks, and local catsharks, large rays including eagle rays, local moray species including honeycomb morays and geometric morays, local gamefish, and large fish species including giant groupers, potato bass, kingfish, and cobia. At uShaka Sea World, it really is an adventure, with dolphin shows, seal shows, penguin presentations, shark dives, ray feeds and so much more! Pools tiny not filled?? 11K likes. Featuring the largest aquarium in the southern hemisphere, with underground viewing galleries, extending 500 meters through a series of four superbly designed old ship wrecks, the uShaka aquarium is breathtaking. Durban - UShaka Sea World has admitted its first stranded penguin since the start of the year. Full of festive music and a festive story. Sea World boasts an impressive Dolphin Stadium, seating over 1,200 spectators. Order your tickets now! New updated video from the Shark Encounter with more sharks! Place the bird in a ventilated box, place in a quiet dark place. More info call the uShaka Reception on (031)328-8000. We spent 8 hours and could have spent longer! 'Bubble maker' is for children aged 8-under 10. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. Send us a photo of penguin. Designed by American firm Creative Kingdom Inc. Shaka Marine World opened on 30 April 2004 after 3 years of development. A scuba diving course is available to people over 10 years old. uShaka Sea World, Durban, South Africa. Get the best possible chance of seeing Africa's Big Five on this tour of Hluhluwe Imfolozi from Durban. uShaka Sea World, Durban, South Africa. We appreciate your input and hope to see you again soon. Located just 2.5 hours outside of Durban, you'll get there quickly and won't spend a ton of time driving. OPEN TODAY: uShaka Reception 9:00am - 5:00pm; Sea World 9:00am - 6:00pm; Kids World 9:00am - 6:00pm; Sea Animal Encounters Island 9:30am - 5:00pm Sea World boasts an impressive Dolphin Stadium, seating over 1,200 spectators. Durban's ultra-thrilling, new rope adventure park - with the longest continuous belay* system in Africa! Ushaka Marine World Combo Ticket: Sea World & Wet 'n Wild! Slides. Dolphin show was the best. It is possible to snorkel in the lagoon with approximately 1500 fish. [5][6] The dolphin stadium can seat 1,200 visitors, and the seal stadium can seat about 450.[2]. These stranded animals are cared for by dedicated and experienced teams in our specially designed rehabilitation centre. Calypso, the local dive centre at Ushaka, also runs discover scuba and bubble maker experiences in the snorkel lagoon. Slides: The Body Tornado; Mamba Tunnel Slide; Squid: Mini Supertube; Cuda: Supertube; Zoom Zoom: Multi Lane Racer; Torpedo: Kamikaze Speed Slide; Plunge: Free Fall Slide; The Drop Zone; Jika Jika (Family Rafter); Toti Splash (Kiddies Slide); Fast River Ride (Pre-adventure); Dizzy Duzi (Adventure Ride). Visited this venue during the holidays. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. One has to plan the visit to ensure that you take in the dolphin show, seal show and the … Response from uShakaMarineWorld, Digital Officer at uShaka Marine World. [7], Aquarium theme park in Durban, South Africa, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Durban Marine Them Park (Pty) Ltd. Trading as uShaka Marine World Annual Report", National Zoological Gardens of South Africa, World of Birds Wildlife Sanctuary and Monkey Park, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=UShaka_Marine_World&oldid=992987848, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles with a promotional tone from February 2012, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 December 2020, at 05:05. COVID-19 regulations and limitations will be observed at all times. What attractions are near uShaka Marine World? more. 'The Drop Zone' is the highest slide in Africa, with an 18-metre drop. The aquarium in the Sea World area and the slides at the Wet 'n Wild area are not operational during load shedding. What a wonderful please. We spent 8 hours and could have spent longer! Saw the dolphin show. Rudi and Alicia take you with them to the uShaka Sea World in the uShaka Marine World in Durban. Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile . Dear Andrebotha99 Thank you for taking the time to review uShaka Marine World. Home to Dart Frogs, Tarantulas, Bearded Lizards, which never let go once they bite down, a False Water Cobra, Goliath Bull Frogs, Tree Vipers & more. Khethiwe is the youngest dolphin at uShaka Sea World. 12K likes. So all this and lots more to delight kids. The uShaka Sea World is the fifth largest aquarium in the world, with 32 tanks totaling 17,500 cubic meters of water. Come to the aquariums with us and come and see … uShaka also housed a Manta ray for a short period of time before it was moved to the Georgia Aquarium in the United States. uShaka Beach is a beach which has direct access from the amusement park. They cater for adults and children. Although we have been to uShaka before, we haven't been for a while and decided to take our two granddaughters, aged 8 and 10, who live in the UK. [3], uShaka Sea World the fifth largest aquarium in the world, with 32 tanks totalling 17,500 cubic meters of water. Test your limits and challenge yourself at uShaka Marine World's Chimp & Zee Rope Adventure Park. In the 2009-2010 financial year, the park suffered a net loss of ZAR 44.5-million, and a total deficit of ZAR 377.5-million. Contact uShaka Sea World. He often gets up to mischief with his older brother Khwezi and is known to enthusiastically swim off to show the trainers something his brothers have taught him. uShaka Wet 'n Wild is a water park inside uShaka Marine World. COVID-19 regulations and limitations will be observed at all times. It comprises 4 sections: uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Beach, and uShaka Village Walk. I suppose you are asking about the park ticket prices to Ushaka Marine World. The underground aquarium is designed around five shipwrecks, with its entrance through the above ground "Phantom Ship", which contains several restaurants including the "Cargo Hold," with a wall sized shark aquarium visible from most of the dining areas, and the "Upper Deck," with views of the open sea exhibits that surround the "ship". We walk through the whole aquarium. Me and my family had loads of fun. M Moya is intelligent and spirited, enjoys playing with ice blocks, puzzle feeders and water hoses. uShaka Sea World will collect or make further arrangements. Sea World the largest aquarium in the southern hemisphere, with underground viewing galleries designed as an old ship wreck. You have fun no matter what age you are. Sea World the largest aquarium in the southern hemisphere, with underground viewing galleries designed as an old ship wreck. Dangerous Creatures is an adventure reptile enthusiasts and adrenalin junkies won't want to miss! Listen to in-depth commentary from your guide as you travel on the local flora and fauna. She was born on the 25th of November 2008. Kids loved all the different slides to enjoy. Snacks available. Calypso Calypso is a sub-adult Green turtle (Chelonia mydas) who is still too young to positively identify as male or female. There were also irregular expenditures (expenditures which did not undergo normal procurement procedures) of ZAR 3.15-million on the park. He has a gentle and trusting nature and lives with two older males. Review of uShaka Marine World. The underground aquarium is designed around five shipwrecks, with its entrance through the above ground "Phantom Ship",[2] which contains several restaurants including the "Cargo Hold,"[4] with a wall sized shark aquarium visible from most of the dining areas, and the "Upper Deck," with views of the open sea exhibits that surround the "ship". 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