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Sundays River Ferry

121 Aquavista Crescent | Cannonville, Colchester 6175, South Africa
+27 41 468 0140
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Sundays River Cruise

We had an amazing afternoon, really recommended. River cruising and sand sledding, both - kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Desere O
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Fun excursion

Great afternoon on the ferry. The bird life lovely and Jeth was a very competent and fun guide... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
juliet79
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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River Cruises on the Sundays River Estuary, Colchester, near the Addo Elephant National Park, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Catered or self catering Sundowner, Party, Safari, Sand Dune and Bird Watching cruises. Double decker pontoon boat with toilet facilities cruising with a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 30 people. Explore the world renowned Alexandria Coastal Dune Fields cruises and enjoy the wonderful natural scenery. Optional activity of sand boarding or sand sledding also makes for a more enjoyable cruise. Bookings essential!
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“sand dunes” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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121 Aquavista Crescent | Cannonville, Colchester 6175, South Africa
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+27 41 468 0140
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing afternoon, really recommended. River cruising and sand sledding, both - kids & adults enjoyed the dunes tremendously! Sand sledding was an experience of a lifetime. Lovely scenery & Jeth was a great host!

Thank Desere O
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Addo Cruises S, Owner at Sundays River Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind words. We are pleased your experience with us was enjoyable. Trust we'll see you again - perhaps your friends and family as well - in the very near future. Until then - safe travelling.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great afternoon on the ferry. The bird life lovely and Jeth was a very competent and fun guide making sure that everyone enjoyed themselves. The sunsets and views breathtaking. Really recommend easpecially as a winter trip.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Jeff our tour guide was informative, we saw beautiful birds on the river banks and the sand sledging was an incredible experience.

Thank Sipho P
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Addo Cruises S, Owner at Sundays River Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thanks for the kind words. We're glad you had a great experience with us. Hope to see you soon again.

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

We had a very peacefull afternoon sail upstream with a lot of birds around. The views of the dunes at the river mouth are amazing especially when climbing the top of a dune. We had very good time.

Thank finkn
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were booked to see Whales and penguins with Raggy Charters but to weather was inclement so we were taken to Summer River Ferry it was fantastic. We saw so many birds it was splendid, Captain Ian had all the information and was brilliant at...More

Thank LizW_1956
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful way to spend an afternoon, floating gently up the Sundays River with Les at the helm. I I am in a wheelchair, so have been unable to go on a boat for over 20 years. Finding a wheelchair accessible boat was such...More

Thank ShinyBriony
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We sailed a boat with great views of the dunes , we then climbed to the top and have a AMAZING view of all the sand dunes , we slided down multiple times with sand boards , it was smooth , safe and exciting ,...More

Thank Yuriy M
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Addo Cruises S, Owner at Sundays River Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi Yuriy Thank you for the kind words. I'm glad you all had a great time with the cruise as well as the Sand Sledding.

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

A great sunset cruise on the river. The captain of the ferry, Les is friendly and knowledgeable. The cruise was smoother than I expected and longer than i thought it would be. We declined the walk on the dunes but will definitely be back to...More

Thank Stephen P
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Addo Cruises S, Owner at Sundays River Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

I'm so glad you all had a great cruise. Next time we'll do some sand sledding. Thank you for the wonderful wishes.

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Les took us in a River cruise and sand slending... i must say the natural beauty was a highlight topped up with the rushing sand slending. he did not just end there he even helped me with the best way to get to my next...More

Thank SisekoY
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Addo Cruises S, Owner at Sundays River Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

I'm happy that you and the Tour Group had a great experience. We trust that all went well with the rest of your trip. Hope to see you soon again.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Nice trip with a lot information from Les.We seen a lot of birds and other typical animals .For us it was a great pleasure to cruise with Sunday River Ferry and Les!

Thank wrudnick
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Naledi N
8 April 2018|
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Response from Addo Cruises S | Property representative |
Hi Naledi. Please email us with your request to book and we'll advise rates and availability. Alternatively you could book on line.
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Lesedi R
16 September 2016|
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Response from Addo Cruises S | Property representative |
Lesedi R Our cruises operate on the Sundays River estuary. Not sure where your establishment is situated?
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