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St. Lucia Wetlands & Estuary: Day Tour & Boat Safari

Product ID: 29836
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Take a day tour of the St. Lucia wetlands and estuary and enjoy a variety of activities. Visit a crocodile farm, go on a boat safari, and walk along the Board Walk from the estuary to the Indian Ocean, on the lookout for crocodiles and hippos.
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Duration: 1 day
Starting time 7:00 AM
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Live tour guide

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Durban hotels, B&Bs, and guest houses

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  • Take a 2-hour boat safari on the St. Lucia Estuary to see the mangrove swamps and riverine forest
  • Tour a crocodile farm and learn more about these fascinating creatures
  • See hippos and crocodiles from the St. Lucia Board Walk
Full description
Travel from Durban to St. Lucia on a 3-hour drive in the comfort of a Ford Tourneo 8 seater mini van or Ford Everest 6/7 seater (subject to availability). When you arrive in St. Lucia your guide will tell you about the history of the Durban and St. Lucia areas.

South Africa’s first World Heritage Site, in St. Lucia, is known as ISimangeliso Wetland Park. Your guide will lead you along the Board Walk from the estuary to the Indian Ocean, as you spot crocodiles and hippos.

Later you’ll visit a crocodile farm to learn more about these amazing creatures.

Head out on a 2-hour Lake St. Lucia boat safari to see the amazing varieties of habitats, including mangrove swamps, savannas, grasslands, and riverine forest.
  • Durban-area round-trip transfers
  • Guide
  • Boat cruise
  • Estuary Board Walk tour
  • Entrance to the crocodile farm and guided tour
What’s Not Included
  • Snacks and drinks on the boat

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Safari/tour transportation is in a Toyota Fortuner 8 seater mini van or a Mitsubishi Pajero 6/7 seater. Both subject to availability.

From US$ 220 per person

Organized by

Tim Brown Tours

Product ID: 29836