On arrival at Durban International Airport, you will be greeted by a
Seal Expeditions representative, who will brief you on what to expect
from your trip. Transfer to the Mbotyi River Lodge by road, which is
approximately a four-hour scenic drive from the airport. At check-in
you will be given a brief orientation of the following days’ events,
and informed on other activities on offer in and around the area.
Day 2 - 8
Enjoy an action-packed few days enjoying phenomenal marine-life and
other activities in the area.
The boat launches from the beach between 06h30 to 07h30 depending on
the sardine action, the daylight and your choice of an earlier
breakfast at the lodge, or breakfast on board the boat.
A microlight is on hand to brief the boat of the happenings in the
water within a 20 km radius of the shore. Once the boat has found the
sardine action, (usually by the large flocks of sea birds or the
schools of dolphins in the vicinity of the fish) you can choose to
either witness the spectacle by snorkel or Scuba, or from the deck.
The choice is yours to enjoy a packed lunch on board the boat or return
to the lodge in the early afternoon for a late lunch. Enjoy the
remainder of the day at your leisure. Choose from the following
activities on offer : a microlight flip, horse riding, walks or scenic
A scrumptuous dinner is enjoyed at the lodge each evening, followed by
a relaxed discussion with your skipper and microlight pilot on the next
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