Activity Details
ServiceHippo & Croc Boat Cruise
Activity Boat Trip
Supplier Advantage Cruiser CC T/A St Lucia Tours & Charters
Nearest Date2022-07-08
WhereSt Lucia - Sunset jetty - PLEASE MAKE SURE to be here in ample time PRIOR to the boat departure - 30 minutes prior to the time you booked for - the boat will depart strictly ON the hour - no refunds for late arrivals or no shows - if you are unsure of where the jetty is , please phone us WELL IN ADVANCE, not at the last minute - there is COVID 19 protocol temperature, and trace forms to be completed prior to boarding the vessel -

General Information

Please note that for the 08h00am hippo and boat trip, a minimum of 10 people is required in order for this trip to take place. The boat will not run an 08h00am trip without 10 people minimum. If you are less than 10, you will be booked for the next time slot.

Advantage Cruiser CC operates their boat-based-whale-dolphin-watching permit in the St Lucia section of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, together with their legal Hippo and Crocodile Boat Cruise Concession - these concessions are granted by local government , Dept of Environmental Affairs and Tourism Oceans and Coast and iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority - a huge percentage of the ticket price goes to the iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority per month in order for them to use it to uplift the community and for environmental reasons and training of new guides - going on one of these vessels you are assured of good quality high standard tours - as to be a legal permit holder the concession holders goes through very stringent codes of conduct and regulations - ADVANTAGE Cruiser CC has been in operation since 1998 - these amount of years also indicate for how long this CC has passionately operated these tours - whale watching from end May till end Nov annually is a highlight for anyone visiting St Lucia - and the Hippo and Crocodile Boat Safari Cruise is THE most done activity in St Lucia - this is the closest you will get to the animals/mammals being on a safe permitted vessel
Children allowed? Yes
Weather This service is weather dependant however it does operate during rainy days due to the undercover facility however it will only accommodate passengers in the lower level on rainy days. If there is gale force winds, this trip will be cancelled.
Dress Code Comfortable warm clothing
What to bring Warm jacket Some cash for tuck shop/cash bar Camera Binoculars ( optional ) Face mask
Guests There are several activities to participate in the town of St Lucia. Places to visit like Cape Vidal and Isimangaliso Wetland Park and Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park. There is a variety of restaurants to dine at and it is a warm and friendly town to be enjoyed.
Inclusions Boat Cruise, Qualified guide and skipper and lifejackets Covid-19 sanitizing protocol in place. Social distancing will be followed by, for now, removing some chairs off the vessel, allowing for the social distance, and asking guests to adhere to it. Ample sanitizers will be available. BE AT THE DEPARTURE POINT A FULL 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO DEPARTURE - late arrivals no refund
Exclusions Meals, drinks; however there is a tuck shop and cash bar on board where refreshments can be purchased.