Hippo and Crocodile Cruise / St Lucia Estuary Cruise

St Lucia KZN

Enjoy a cruise into the St Lucia Estuary to see hippos, crocodiles and prolific birds

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with our Hippo Cruise in St Lucia aboard the renowned Advantage Cruiser. Glide through the tranquil waters of the St Lucia Estuary as you encounter the iconic inhabitants of this unique ecosystem, including frolicking hippos, sunbathing Nile crocodiles, and an array of vibrant birdlife.

Step aboard our luxurious double-decker boat, the Advantage Cruiser, and immerse yourself in the beauty of the surrounding landscapes. With spacious seating and panoramic views, you’ll have the perfect vantage point to capture stunning photographs of the wildlife.

As you journey approximately 7 kilometers along the estuarine waterway, our experienced guides will provide fascinating insights into the ecology and behavior of the resident wildlife. Relax and unwind as you sip on refreshing drinks from our cash bar and enjoy the convenience of onboard toilet facilities.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the magic of St Lucia’s Hippo Cruise aboard the Advantage Cruiser. Join us for an unforgettable excursion into the heart of Africa’s oldest estuarine system.

What our clients have to say:

  • star rating  Deep Sea Fishing Trip with Advantage – We booked a Father and son deep sea fishing trip with them and it was stunning!!!
    Me and my two sons (9 & 11 years) had the best time under… read more

    Roving42730267304
    11/20/2020
  • star rating  We have been on the hippo tours of all the operators in St. Lucia as my wife is in the tourism industry. The Advantage boats are not always available for… read more

    Enrico d
    1/13/2020
  • star rating  Excellent Whale Watching Trip (but the owner is not very friendly) – Went whale watching with my family. They make you get there at 06:30 but don’t leave until 7:00am which is shame. Who wants to stand around doing nothing… read more

    Johnny_Hasnain
    9/10/2019
  • star rating  Wonderful hospitality – This was a last minute surprise outing arranged for a friend’s birthday but the service was fantastic, communication with Gerda excellent & the skipper & crew on board were exceptional!!… read more

    paulr543
    9/16/2019
  • star rating  Amazing day at Umfolozi with Berno (Skip) – We had a wonderful day being guided around Umfolozi with Berno (Skip), who was extremely knowledgeable and interesting. We saw many animals, birds, and even a boomslang (though he… read more

    Andrew_fr0m_L0nd0n
    8/25/2019
  • star rating  Amazing whale watching tour  – We hadn’t really planned what to do in St Lucia, but are so pleased that we took this tour. We boarded the boat in Richards Bay. The sea… read more

    WorldTravellerTony
    8/27/2019
  • star rating  the only way to see hippos – it was a large crowed but comfortable boat, we had a great tour spotting hippos, but saw little else,

    mandr268
    1/27/2020
  • star rating  Top whale watching – Great whale watch trip. Guide was a great help predicting where the breach would come. We got some extra time when on the way back 3 whales proved to be… read more

    Marnix V
    9/22/2019
  • star rating  Sunset cruise to enjoy hippo sightings in their natural habitat – We decided on short notice to undertake the Hippo Tour, and booked with the Advantage team. Boats are well maintained, and safety was observed at all times. The… read more

    RickyS_RSA
    3/07/2020

What our clients have to say:

  • star rating  Sunset cruise to enjoy hippo sightings in their natural habitat – We decided on short notice to undertake the Hippo Tour, and booked with the Advantage team. Boats are well maintained, and safety was observed at all times. The… read more

    RickyS_RSA
    3/07/2020
  • star rating  We have been on the hippo tours of all the operators in St. Lucia as my wife is in the tourism industry. The Advantage boats are not always available for… read more

    Enrico d
    1/13/2020
  • star rating  the only way to see hippos – it was a large crowed but comfortable boat, we had a great tour spotting hippos, but saw little else,

    mandr268
    1/27/2020
  • star rating  Deep Sea Fishing Trip with Advantage – We booked a Father and son deep sea fishing trip with them and it was stunning!!!
    Me and my two sons (9 & 11 years) had the best time under… read more

    Roving42730267304
    11/20/2020
  • star rating  Top whale watching – Great whale watch trip. Guide was a great help predicting where the breach would come. We got some extra time when on the way back 3 whales proved to be… read more

    Marnix V
    9/22/2019
  • star rating  Wonderful hospitality – This was a last minute surprise outing arranged for a friend’s birthday but the service was fantastic, communication with Gerda excellent & the skipper & crew on board were exceptional!!… read more

    paulr543
    9/16/2019
  • star rating  Amazing day at Umfolozi with Berno (Skip) – We had a wonderful day being guided around Umfolozi with Berno (Skip), who was extremely knowledgeable and interesting. We saw many animals, birds, and even a boomslang (though he… read more

    Andrew_fr0m_L0nd0n
    8/25/2019
  • star rating  Excellent Whale Watching Trip (but the owner is not very friendly) – Went whale watching with my family. They make you get there at 06:30 but don’t leave until 7:00am which is shame. Who wants to stand around doing nothing… read more

    Johnny_Hasnain
    9/10/2019
  • star rating  Amazing whale watching tour  – We hadn’t really planned what to do in St Lucia, but are so pleased that we took this tour. We boarded the boat in Richards Bay. The sea… read more

    WorldTravellerTony
    8/27/2019

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