Water activity

Durban: Canal Cruise

4.5 / 5

67 reviews

Durban: Canal Cruise

From US$ 6.88 per person

Relax and see some of Durban’s spectacular landmarks while sailing down the canals on a 30 minutes cruise onboard a luxury pontoon boat.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 30 minutes
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Live tour guide


  • Learn about Durban architecture
  • Take in the best views of Durban from the water
  • Get an insight into the landmarks from your guide
Full description
Marvel at the iconic Durban skyline from a unique perspective on a 30 minutes circular journey around Durban point canals. Relax aboard a luxury pontoon boat, which features comfortable luxury seating and a professional tour guide. Pass by Durban’s historic and impressive attractions from the comfort of your boat. Cruise and sail through the canals and take in a unique atmosphere. See historic, impressive, like uShaka and Ithala Trade Centre. Enjoy a relaxing way to do sightseeing in Durban and escape the traffic noise and congestion. Explore the open decks that allow you to feel the cooling river breeze and see the city from many points that offer perfect photo opportunities.
  • 30 minutes boat ride
  • Life jackets
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Meeting point

Walk down Camperdown road, away from the sea towards the canal. Once you reach the 2 big anchors, the canal will be on your left down the stairs.

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Important information

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  • Food and drinks will not be provided
  • Tips (optional) are not included in the ticket price
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 67 reviews

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  • Transportation
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Great experience

January 15, 2022

We had a very nice experience, Siya who took us in the boat was excellent, he gave us a nice history about Ushaka Marine.

January 6, 2022

January 6, 2022

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