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IIf you want to learn about the magical world of the deep sea and explore the abundance of the Indian Ocean, then you should visit uShaka Marine World at Durban's Addington Beach, near the Durban harbour. A safe, secure and clean environment that resonates with the sound of fun, laughter and the spirit of togetherness. 

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uuShaka Marine World houses the world's fifth largest aquarium, measured by water volume.

WWhere entertainment is non-stop, extending from the day-time operations of Sea World, Wet ‘n Wild, and uShaka Beach, to the night-time festivities of the Village Walk. uShaka Marine World is a marine theme park in Durban, South Africa’s biggest port city. With spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, it provides quality entertainment for everyone.

HHave fun in the sun on the beach and then explore the Sea World aquarium, dolphin stadium, seal pool, turtle lagoon, penguin pool and snorkel lagoon. This marine theme park is a must for families with children who would enjoy learning about the sea and its animals while having fun at the same time.

uShaka Marine World offers a lot of beach, water and action activities. There are numerous fascinating things to see – from an old shipwreck to indoor and outdoor displays and exhibits. uShaka Marine World is open-plan so that you can enjoy the wonderful subtropical weather, feel the sun kiss your skin and watch the passing parade at the beachfront.

uShaka Marine world, Durban

WWhen you enter uShaka Marine World, you will find the Village Walk next to the main entrance. This retail village is a real treasure trove where you can buy souvenirs like T-shirts, animal posters, trendy beach clothing, surf gear, upmarket curios, footwear and more. It's also the best place to chill out and relax in the many restaurants, bars and kiosks.

In the heart of uShaka is its most popular attraction – Sea World. Here you can get close to hundreds of fascinating marine animals – turtles, sharks, fish, penguins, seals, dolphins, snakes, frogs and many more creatures. There are interactive displays like the rays touch pool and beach exhibit, and you can even dive among reef species in the Snorkel Lagoon.

uShaka Marine World is not just about the salt water. There is also a freshwater entertainment facility called Wet ‘n Wild for all ages. There are kamikaze water slides, five-lane tube slides, the lazy river ride, numerous pools and rides in which to cool off on a hot day.

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