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Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours

18/58, Rasdanusorn Road | Rassada, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Phang Nga Bay - 2 day tour

Had a fantastic time with Mr Run DMC kayaking around the Bay for two days. There were some 20... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
likethetown
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London, United Kingdom
Cheaw Lan Lake 5 days paddling

This is a trip I can recommend for everybody who can sit in a kayak. Its easy paddling in calm... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Peter B
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Krabi Town, Thailand
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Paddle Asia is a small family-owned business specializing in small group self paddle kayaking, jungle survival, mountain biking, and outdoor adventure travel tours to remote and unspoiled destinations in Southern Thailand focusing on getting away from other visitors. It is our mission to offer you something completely different from what other tour operators in the region offer. Your eco adventure tour is designed for first-time paddlers and novice travelers, and children are more than welcome! Experienced kayakers and adventurers are, of course, also welcome. All staff are certified to international first aid and safety standards.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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18/58, Rasdanusorn Road | Rassada, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Had a fantastic time with Mr Run DMC kayaking around the Bay for two days. There were some 20 minute stretches of paddling which was good practice for paddling generally. The rest was paddling around lagoons and sea caves looking at incredible scenery and wildlife....More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thanks for coming with us and for taking the time to do the review. We appreciate both. As it was the middle of the perfect weather season, we opted for one guide. The longtail escort boat is just a phone call away in case there...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a trip I can recommend for everybody who can sit in a kayak. Its easy paddling in calm water and the distances can be tailored to your wish. We have been paddling with Dave's team several times over the last years in Phangnga...More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you very much for your wonderful review, Peter. We all appreciate you taking the time to write this. We look very forward to see you and Beth again. We've still got a lot of places to show you. All the best, Dave & team

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We did two trips with Paddle Asia, Dave & Team: Phang Nga Bay and Khao Sok National Park. Both trips were perfectly organized and personalized to our interests as permitted by the small group size - 4 people on the first trip, and just us...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I loved this trip! All of the information on the website is exactly what you can expect. Dave was extremely helpful and accommodating to our group. His team is so friendly making the excursion even more enjoyable. The places visited on this day trip are...More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you very much for coming with us and for the wonderful review. We hope you can join us again sometime. We've got a lot of very cool stuff to show you. Keep in touch! All the best, Dave & team

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

My partner and I booked the Phang Nga Bay one day trip. The initial booking process was easy as Dave was always helpful and friendly and quick to respond to emails. The tour included free shuttle transportation to and from our hotel. We only had...More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Wow, thank you very much for the wonderful review! We really appreciate you coming with us and for taking the time to write this review. We hope you can come back and go on a longer trip next time. We've got a lot of beautiful...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

We booked a one day Paddle Trip with the company and had a wonderful time. There were three of us, Mom, Dad and our 10 yhear old Daughter. Evrything from Booking to meeting at the Pier and the trip was perfect. We loved our Guide...More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you very much for coming with us Urs and family. Thanks for the very kind review. We all truly appreciate you taking the time to let us (and the world) know that you enjoyed our small company. Take care and keep in touch. We...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

First let me say that I was very close to give a five star rating. So let's start with the positives: very professional contact from the first minute, transportation was flawless and punctual on time, speedboat and longtail-boat was fun. The local guide (Mr Run)...More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thanks for coming with us, Klaus. Sorry to hear that you were disappointed in the bikes. We rent bikes on the island as it makes no sense for us to have a big fleet of many sizes since we don't do cycling trips very often....More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Me and my 2 friends went for a kayak day trip at Phang Nga Bay, it was super nice! The land scape is impressive, there aren't tourists all around which makes it possibe to enjoy nature for real. The guide was kind, funny and full...More

Thank Ines S
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

in the last week My wife and I did the 3day Khoa Sok National Park kayak trip with Paddle Asia. We've done a lots of paddling over the years and this was one of the most magical experiences in our life. Paddle Asia looks out...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

I did the 1 day Phang Nga Bay kayak tour and it was honestly one of the most INCREDIBLE experiences. Everything was smooth and the guide Mr Bao was awesome. They picked me up from my hotel in Phuket and took me to the marina...More

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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you very much, Shaun! We truly appreciate you coming with and taking the time to let us know that you had a good time. We hope you can come back and come on a longer trip. We've got a lot more cool stuff to...More

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845farazi
21 December 2017|
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Response from dave w | Property representative |
So sorry for the delayed response. I didn't notice the notification for a question. Most folks email us. We're always busy during the holiday period, so I'm sure we'll have something for you to join. You can email. Go... More
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conniengu
25 February 2017|
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Response from dave w | Property representative |
Yes, transfers from anywhere in Phuket are included in the trip price. Yes, your children are old enough to join. We have a large fleet of both single and two-person kayaks. The paddling is easy, so if they're 'sporty... More
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solicisha
20 January 2017|
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Response from dave w | Property representative |
Which trip interests you? Khao Sok is very, very easy paddling. Phang Nga Bay can be a bit more challenging. We don't really have an age requirement as children's abilities vary so greatly. I hope this helped.
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