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Kayak and Lilo Adventure into Storms River Gorge

Highlights
  • Explore Storms River Gorge with a guide to point out all the highlights and hidden gems
  • Paddle a double, sit-on-top kayak through the deep pools and caves of Tsitsikamma National Park
  • Board a lilo, or small inflatable raft, to access hard-to-reach areas of the park
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Kayak and Lilo Adventure into Storms River Gorge
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11:00 Kayak & Lilo AdventureMost Popular
We paddle from the harbour [next to the beach], across the ocean, then under the suspension bridge and up the beautiful Storms River Mouth.
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12:00 Kayak & Lilo Adventure
The Kayak and Lilo trips are our most popular activities and if you are keen to explore further up the Storms River, where you will experience long, deep, quite pools, this will definitely be for you.
From US$42.76
14:00 Kayak & Lilo Adventure
The Kayak and Lilo trips are our most popular activities and if you are keen to explore further up the Storms River, where you will experience long, deep, quite pools, this will definitely be for you.
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Overview
Explore Tsitsikamma National Park's Storms River Gorge on this kayak and lilo tour. Go deep into the park to see the ancient forests, the deep caves, and quiet pools with a guide who will shed light on the flora and fauna of the area through informative commentary. Paddle a double, sit-on-top kayak, suitable for beginners; then switch to a small, inflatable boat called a lilo, specifically designed for reaching narrow, shallows spaces where even kayaks can't reach. All equipment and instruction provided.
What to Expect
You paddle from the harbour (next to the beach), across the ocean, then under the Storm River suspension bridge and up the beautiful Storms River Mouth.If sea conditions don’t allow for ocean paddling, you will take a short guided hike through the Tsitsikamma Forest and start your kayak trip from inside the river mouth!

This is where the true kayaking adventure begins – paddling the Storms River, the pinnacle of Tsitsikamma National Park. After waving to all the tourists photographing you from the suspension bridge, you continue the kayak trip up the Storms River. You paddle right into the bats cave and spend time gazing up at the magnificent and spectacular cliffs all around you, all from the comfort of our double sit-on-top kayaks.

At the low-water point you disembark your kayaks and jump on your unique lilos. (A lilo is small inflatable boat that has specially designed for this trip to access the narrow sections of the gorge). From here you walk and float over a short section of rocks and simply wade deeper up the river on the lilos. What a stunning view it is, lying on a lilo at water level, and gazing up to cliffs that touch the sky! Upon reaching your destination, you simply turn around and float back down river to your kayaks.

For the young, brave and adventurous (and the young, brave and adventurous at heart!) You can take the opportunity to leap off the overhangs cliff walls of the gorge into deep pools. The cliff jumping adds a good dose of adrenaline for your trip back, as well as some good laughs, friendly encouragement and one-of-a-kind photo opportunities to brag to all your buddies when you get home. Cliff Jumping is not compulsory – you can simply enjoy the spectacle as you leisurely float in the long pools below. Kids as young as 5 and grandparents (as old as grandparents) take the leap and enjoy the liloing, so we can truly say that this activity can be enjoyed by the whole family.

Reviews (310)
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Reviewed today
Excellent trip, but limited kayaking (partly due to weather)

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience with Untouched Adventures, which we found to be a very professional and well-organized outfit. Our guides Norman and Clifton did an excellent job and made everyone feel very safe (while also being great fun). The amount of time spent kayaking...More

Thank Voyager26233236029
Reviewed today via mobile
Stunning fun!

We had so much fun on the river! Thank you to Clinton, Enzio and Shaun!!! They took good care of us and took pics throughout to cement our first honeymoon excursion 😁 Thank you to the team - from checkin to checkout - what a...More

Thank KimberlyM2924
Reviewed yesterday
November Trip

OH WOW!!!! Vuyo and Chad - you guys are freaking awesome. This trip was the highlight of our holiday - thank you for your amazing service, your passion showed in everything you do. You are great ambassadors to your company and your brand Keep it...More

Thank Rane777
Reviewed yesterday
Mielie se 40th Road Trip Extravaganza

Vuyo and Chad were excellent guides, so much fun but always professional and safety always first. Breathtaking views, what an amazing experiences

Thank all2max
Reviewed 6 days ago
Great experience

We had Clinton and Enzo as tourguides, very professional and friendly guys. They make sure everybody get in their cayaks safely and douring the adventure they allso make sure to guide you and tell you facts about the river canyon and soroundings. As for our...More

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Carole Z
2 July 2018|
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Response from julielewis15 | Reviewed this property |
You are in kayaks of two.. so if you are not very fit you could go with a fitter friend or with one of the guides if on your own.
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Karen T
4 May 2018|
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Response from bremdieallesken |
Our trip was about 2,5 ours.
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