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San Francisco Family Kayak Trip
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City Kayak is the only kayak outfitter in San Francisco. We offer kayak trips and rental from beginners to experts from our San Francisco downtown location.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
10 Aug 2017
“Fun Water Activity”
7 Jul 2016
“Great People-Great Location”
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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South Beach Harbor, San Francisco, CA 94107
SoMa

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This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

It's always fun to see the sights from the water, just a different perspective. I'm an 'active vacationer', I enjoy a good excursion. City Kayaks was great and I recommend them for a fun and active outing. Booking on the website was informative and easy....More

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Reviewed 8 July 2016

3 of us went for a 2 hour raft along the city front near the bay bridge including at&t park-- the view from the water is amazing and this location for kayaking is ideal. Plus the staff/owners are great and really take care of you...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2015

Wish I could write a review about my kayak adventure but nah, I was discouraged by the owner to even go out on a kayak. I bought a groupon, called the place to book a kayak they didn't answer, tried booking online, didn't work with...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2015

This was a fun way to see a portion of the city of San Francisco. It took only 2 hours so it's easy to fit this activity in if you are spending the day in the city site-seeing. It was especially fun to paddle to...More

Thank DebB227
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

We have been out twice with city kayaks. The equipment and instruction is great. We have kayaked under the Bay Bridge which is pretty cool, seals coming up next to us to see what we were doing, amazing to be under the shadow of a...More

Thank MargaretNicole
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Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

We were surprised everyone wasn't doing it. Easy trip options that would.be good for first timers, or you can go out into the bay and under the Bay Bridge. It is so nice to see SF from the perspective of the bay. Our hotel hadn't...More

Thank Nicole P
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Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

I happened to be in town on business for game 4 of the World Series. I remembered the excellent experience I had with City Kayak about 6 years ago. Again, they were professional, efficient, and reasonably priced....all leading to a great bucket list experience of...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2014

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Reviewed 17 March 2014

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to do more than just business - museums, top quality
restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call
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