Explore the lakes and bays of iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a protected area and a World Heritage Site known for its scenic landscape, as well as staggering ecosystem and wildlife diversity. Numerous options exist for enjoying the park, most of which include 4x4 rides to reach various hiking trails, fishing spots, and game viewing locations. Depending on the sites you visit, you can discover dune forests, pristine beaches, crocodiles, lions, hippos, whales, and a plethora of other mammals, birds, and marine species. It can take days or even weeks to see everything the massive reserve has to offer, but the park boasts plentiful accommodations and amenities for those wishing to extend their stay. Make iSimangaliso Wetland Park a part of your St Lucia vacation plans using our St Lucia trip itinerary maker.
Create an itinerary including iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Tours to iSimangaliso Wetland Park
$59 BOOK WITH VIATOR Isimangaliso Wetland Park and Cape Vidal Day Trip from St. Lucia
Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
iSimangaliso Wetland Park reviews
Very efficient and friendly team from booking to the day of the activities. Had a great time with our two skipper; one for the game drive and the other one for the hippo and boat cruise. Both... more »
Cruise was enjoyable, we saw one croc who had unfortunately hurt by a pitcher's snare. The snare slid the cross neck right open. Guide could have been better, but we were fortunate to see a bloat of.... more »
The park is huge. Plenty clean ablution facilities. More than enough look out points. Also consider a night drive. Very safe. Definitely stop at Catalina and Charters.
Great park, need to visit both the Eastern side and Western side (unfortunately you need to pay for each side separately). Good hides and amazing birding.
Plan your trip to St Lucia
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in St Lucia
Side trips from St Lucia
Hidden gems in St Lucia
Historic Sites in St Lucia
Beaches in St Lucia
Wildlife in St Lucia
Trips to iSimangaliso Wetland Park by other users
10 days in KwaZulu-Natal BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA Pietermaritzburg Durban Ballito 6 days in KwaZulu-Natal BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA St Lucia Durban 17 days in KwaZulu-Natal BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA Port Shepstone Howick UKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 25 days in South Africa BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA Johannesburg Sabie Kruger National Park 25 days in South Africa BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS Johannesburg Sabie Kruger National Park 7 days in Sodwana BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA Sodwana Bay Rocktail Bay Scuba & Snorkeling