Kayak Melbourne shows you a stunning way to check out all major iconic sights of Melbourne from a unique water-level perspective.
After a quick briefing and paddling lesson, participants will get kitted up and head downriver under the Princes Bridge and into the heart of Melbourne. The tour will continue along the Yarra River past Flinders Station and up to the iconic Polly Woodside Tallship at South Wharf before entering the Docklands precinct and the beautiful Yarra's Edge Marina.
After a short break the paddlers then head back upstream past Crown Casino and the lively South Bank district before finishing back at Boathouse Drive.
This tour is an appropriate length for younger paddlers who can team up with Mum or Dad or one of our guides. With a fleet of extremely stable Sea Bear sea kayaks, the experience will be even easier for first-time paddlers.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Cancellation and booking policy
CancellationsPlease call via the mobile contact number if there is a likelihood that you may have to cancel. However, there will be no refund if the customer cancels the tour within 24 hours prior to departure time. Kayak Melbourne reserves the right to cancel a tour in which case a full refund will be given to the customer. Please contact them via mobile, if you need to reschedule. There are no fees payable for rescheduling your tour 24 hours or more prior to tour departure. There is a 10 per cent fee payable for rescheduling your tour within 24 hours of tour departure time. If the rescheduling is due to unsafe weather conditions no fee is payable. Weather policy: Please check the Melbourne four day weather forecast (go to Links section) for the likely weather conditions you will experience on your tour. If you are unsure about weather conditions contact them and they can have a chat about likely scenarios. Tours are only cancelled if conditions are unsafe or by mutual consent of both Kayak Melbourne and the customer. Tours are not cancelled due to cold weather, hot weather, light rain or light winds. Kayak Melbourne reserves the right to cancel a tour due to heavy rain, strong tidal currents, poor visibility or strong winds.
Days of operation
City Sights Kayak Tour
Departure details: 01/10/13 - 01/10/14
Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tour starting location
Boathouse Drive near Princes Bridge
- Public transport
- Waiting area
Kayak Melbourne offers exceptional day and evening sightseeing tours. Guests enjoy spectacular views of Melbourne's iconic sights as they paddle through the heart of the city. The tours are led by passionate guides who love to share insights about the city, and even include a stop along the way for fish 'n chips, a unique on-water dining experience.
Kayaking on the Yarra is an incredible way to sight-see while getting a bit of fitness at the same time. It is their pleasure to show off Melbourne from a unique perspective to locals and visitors and look forward to having you along for a fun paddle soon!
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