St Lucia: Hippo and Crocodile Cruise on a 15-Seat Vessel

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St Lucia: Hippo and Crocodile Cruise on a 15-Seat Vessel

From $25.30 per person

Hop aboard a comfortable 15-seater vessel and cruise through the "Home of the Hippo." Look out for these massive beasts and other endemic creatures. Listen to fascinating facts about the area from the onboard skippers.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Journey up one of the largest Estuarine systems in Africa, St Lucia Estuary iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  • Cruise through the home to the largest population of hippos in South Africa
  • Hear fun facts from the skippers and rangers
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Witness hippos, Nile crocodiles, and hundreds of bird species onboard a cruise departing from St Lucia. This two-hour safari gets you up close to the residents of the estuary. Discover St Lucia iSimangaliso Wetland Park, one of the largest Estuarine systems in Africa. Travel aboard an exclusive 15-seater vessel with experienced and knowledgable skippers and rangers onboard. They will be happy to answer any questions you may have and furnish you with some incredible facts and information on the area.
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  • Tea and coffee onboard (sunset cruise only)

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      Meeting point

      Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure at Siyabonga Jetty St Lucia. The jetty is located just before the bridge on the left before entering St Lucia. There is ample parking on either side of the road.

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      What to bring

      • Jacket
      • Binoculars
      • Snacks

      Know before you go

      •  A full refund will be given if the tour is cancelled due to weather conditions
      •  You are welcome to bring along your own refreshments
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      4.6 /5

      based on 12 reviews

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      Interesting opportunity to travel on the estuary and get close-up to crocs and hippos in there natural environment.

      July 4, 2021

      May 7, 2021

      The weather was good and I enjoyed the boat trip.We saw hippos resting in water but no crocodiles on the day. I enjoyed the Spirit of Freedom Day in a pleasant way.

      April 28, 2021

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