Melbourne Kayak Tours
- Dinner included
- Instant Confirmation
- Led by a local guide
- Small group ensures personal service
As you paddle your way through the heart of Melbourne, take in all the sights along the Yarra River, including Southbank, Federation Square and Flinders Street Station.
Afternoon Docklands Kayak Tour (2 hours)
Explore all the major iconic sights of Melbourne from a unique water-level perspective. After a quick briefing and paddling lesson, you'll head downriver under the Princes Bridge and into the heart of Melbourne. Continue paddling along the Yarra 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 rest stop you'll head back upstream passing Crown Casino and the lively South Bank district before finishing back at Boathouse Drive.
Melbourne by Night Kayak Tour (2.5–3 hours)
After setting off from the Docklands and getting acquainted with your kayak, you’ll paddle your way upstream under the Bolte Bridge and through to Melbourne’s lively downtown. As Melbourne lights up you’ll kayak past Crown Casino and stylish Southbank. Paddle by iconic Flinders Street Station and beneath the historic Princes Bridge en route to Melbourne’s sporting precinct, home to the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and Rod Laver Arena, before returning to Southgate, where your tour will end.
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Evening tour: Docklands
6:45pm: January 1st 2016 – April 2nd 2016
5pm: April 3rd 2016 – October 1st 2016
6:45pm: October 2nd 2016 – April 1st 2017
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Afternoon Kayak Tour
2-hour guided kayak tour
USD $62.94Pricing details
5pm Night Kayak Tour
2.5 - 3 hour guided kayak tour including dinner departing at 5pm
USD $75.98Pricing details
6:45pm Night Kayak Tour
2.5 - 3 hour guided kayak tour including dinner departing at 6:45pm
USD $75.98Pricing details
Afternoon Docklands Kayak Tour
- Small-group tour
- Dinner (if option selected)
- Bottled water
- Professional guide
- Use of kayaking equipment including life vests and waterproof bags
- Full safety briefing and kayak instruction
- Hotel pick up and drop-off
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age is 6 years
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Li Tuan C, January 2016
Kent was a great guide! Friendly, easy going and hospitable.
Reviewed by: Ritika S, December 2015
The Kayak tour was beautiful our guide was very friendly and informative about the places we passed. It helped that it was a beautiful day and the route of the kayak takes you through main hubs in Melbourne