Accommodation near St Lucia, South Africa – approximately an hours (easy to navigate) drive away.

Directions from Durban to St Lucia:

  1. From Durban, take the N2 northbound for +/- 2 hours.
  2. You will pass Tongaat, Stanger, Richards Bay and Empangeni. After you cross the Umfolozi River, it isn’t long before your exit at the junction signposted Mtubatuba (turn right).
  3. After about 2 kms, there’s a T-junction. Turn left here then take the second road to the right, signposted St Lucia.
  4. Stay on the road for +/- 20 minutes until you cross the bridge over the estuary and arrive in St Lucia.
  5. After the bridge turn right into McKenzie Street.

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St Lucia Kayak Safaris Product List Details

Hippo and croc start times:

– Summer;  07h30, 14h30

– Winter;  08h00, 14h00

  1. Both full-day and afternoon Cape Vidal tours  include snorkelling thus start time is varied due to low tide times. Please phone with a date to check timings
  2. Items guests need to bring with include:  hat, sunglasses, towel, change of clothes, sun cream and a raincoat or a suitable jacket for cold and wet conditions
  3. All trips are interpretive tours describing the surroundings (both on and off the water) including animals and birdlife spotted
  4. All tours are weather dependent
  5. No children under 12 years old are allowed on the kayaking trips. Children under 12 are permitted to snorkel as long as they are accompanied by their guardian

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How to find us:

Please call or email us to book your tour. Once you’ve booked, we will give you a time and you can follow the directions below to where we start the tour as there is no office at the launch site.

Directions to the Boat Locker (see map):

  1. As you enter St Lucia, you will cross a bridge.
  2. Turn right at the first traffic circle (roundabout) after the bridge.
  3. Drive past the shops until you reach another traffic circle. Turn left (first exit).
  4. Follow the road for approx 1km. You will see Eden Park Campsite on the right hand side. Immediately after Eden Park, there is a turning on your right. Take that road and you will come to an area on the right and see a large building (boat garages).
  5. This is the boat locker slipway where your guide will meet you.

St Lucia Kayak safaris slipway
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