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Melbourne City Afternoon Kayak Tour

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    Paddle along the Yarra river through the heart of Melbourne City. Paddle in a double sea kayak past a mix of modern buildings and old architecture. Including the former port, old wharfs, dry docks, old sailing ships etc. Lots of restaurants and vibrant activity. Historical commentary provided along the way. Stop for a break along the way and have a snack and drink. Chat to new and old friends. Relaxed pace.

    Stop At:

    • SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, corner of Flinders Street and King Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    7 Boathouse Dr, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
    Departure Time
    1:00 PM
    Duration
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Commentary
    • Snacks and drinks
    • Thermals, spray jacket, and all paddling equipment
    • Tour photographs (via email)
    • Your tour conveniently starts and ends at the same point, so no surprises
    • Snacks
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A maximum of 20 people per booking
    • Minimum age is 12 years (12-15 year old clients years must paddle with an adult)
    • Not recommended for participants with back or shoulder problems
    • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 May 2019 via mobile

    We spent a beautiful warm Autumn night on the Yarra. It was fascinating to watch the bustle along the banks of the river seeing it in both twilight and nighttime. Our guides Dayne and Phil both gave great instructions, were very helpful and open to...More

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    David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2019

    thanks for coming along on this tour. This tour really shows of Melbourne. Dayne and Phil are great value. Please come back again and bring friends.

    Reviewed 8 April 2019

    We thoroughly enjoyed this guided kayak tour along the Yarra River. Being our on the bustling Yarra was invigorating and exciting but there were also moments of calm and beauty. Watching the sunset play on the city skyline was a real highlight, as were the...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2019

    Thanks for the review. Melbourne City tour is a great way to relax and separate yourself from city traffic. I find it really calming and peaceful. Please come back again and perhaps try a different tour like Phillip Island or Pt Nepean day tours.

    Reviewed 25 March 2019

    As a family of five it is not always easy to find an activity everyone enjoys. We all loved this activity. The activity was at a nice and easy pace. We have lived in Melbourne our whole lives and this was a sensational way to...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2019

    So glad you enjoyed yourself. The Yarra river is relaxing and a great way to see Melbourne as you mentioned. thanks for coming on this tour.

    Reviewed 24 March 2019

    Great way to see Melbourne from a different view, it was also a great activity to build some team work skills and meet new people. Max was a great guide and also took some great photos along the way!

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2019

    Thanks for coming along on this tour. You had a great sunny day.

    Reviewed 24 March 2019

    Spent afternoon kayaking with sea kayak Australia, highly recommended good fun, guys are amazing helpful and will make u make the most of it.

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2019

    Thanks for the review. Max's said you were a great bunch of people. Please come back again.

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