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Address: 912 Collins St | Victoria Harbour Prom, Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
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+61 418 106 427
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Kayak Melbourne offers exceptional day and evening sightseeing tours....

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. Our 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 our 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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A fun way to see parts of Melbourne and get a bit of a workout too

Whilst I am a Melburnian, it's times like these when I do something in my own backyard, that makes me love it even more. I booked a tour for a Sunday night and went with my... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Chris T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst I am a Melburnian, it's times like these when I do something in my own backyard, that makes me love it even more. I booked a tour for a Sunday night and went with my partner. We had such a great time. Starting off at Docklands, the tour goes through the usual safety and technique instruction before you get... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I came to the evening kayak tour and we absolutely loved it! It was so fun, the owners / guides are amazing people, and we had an absolute blast getting on the river for sunset. I liked it so much that a couple weeks later I came out for a Sunday morning session where we did some... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the best adventures of Melbourne I've ever experienced. We did the moonlight tour as a group and it was stunning to be quietly on the Yarra in the dark with the city lit up around us. Kent and Simon were great leaders and I will certainly be recommending this tour to friends.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Participated in the Moonlight Kayak tour last night. Kent was a great guide, starting from the safety/instructional briefing at the beginning through to the bits of info as we kayaked around the Bolte bridge and down the Yarra towards Fed Square. Was amazing to paddle down past Southbank with the Crown fire towers going off and the the lights of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to have Kent guiding us around the waterways, and despite me growing up in Melbourne he was still able to teach us a thing or two about the heritage of the city! He made us feel at ease and we thoroughly enjoyed our experience. We would happily book again, and are looking forward to a possible... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

One of those incredible nights that you cherish in your memory forever. Tour guides Kent and Will could not have been more helpful and friendly whilst also looking out for the safety of the entire group. Perfect night. Great 'meals on water' (fish and chips delivered to us while sitting on the kayaks )

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Sun Valley, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Kent and Will were our tour guided and did a great job. It was a lot of fun but also a lot of work if your novice paddlers as we were. We set the record for zig zagging the length of the river. About 2.5 hours including briefing and paddling. The lights of the city are really neat to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We went on the moonlight tour for my boyfriend's 25th birthday and it was just as amazing/better than i expected! The arms and core got a workout (but anyone can do it at their own pace), the views were unbelievable and the staff (mark and kent) were soooo lovely! The fish and chips also made for a yummy and appropriate... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great time exploring Melbourne on the Kayak. It's a very different experience! Kayak Melbourne was definitely a great choice for this.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Our travel agent booked this tour and our daughters aged 11 and 14 were moaning beforehand at the prospect of kayaking on the river in Melbourne. Within 30 seconds of the intro by Kent and Will, they were enthusiastic and we had the most marvellous evening. The paddling is not strenuous at all and the views are simply unique. Melbourne... More 

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