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Paddle the warm waters of False Bay and we'll show you some rather amazing things on our kayak trip to visit the penguins at Boulders Beach. No experience is necessary and it's no more taxing than hiking up a hill. Professionally guided Sea Kayak...more
Town Jetty, Wharf Street, Simon's Town, South Africa
+27 82 501 8930
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All reviews awesome experience great trip boulders beach paddling seals outing simonstown windy pace sights nature
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Great kayak tour around False Bay. Get to see plenty of wildlife including penguins on Boulders Bay, seals and if you are lucky whales in the distance! Really great tour guides also - helped relax those that were nervous and good fun.

Thank jessica041111
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We were a group of 20. Starting from the wharf and taking it relatively easy we kayaked past Boulders Beach, took a swim before kayaking back past the penguins and were met by somewhat of a rain shower - adding to the sense of excitement....More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Wonderful activity to do with friends. It was not too physically challenging and I felt very safe in the ocean.

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Great experience and a really fun way to see the penguins and seals. Both guys running the trip were extra friendly and a good laugh as well as being full of information about the sights on the route. Probably the most fun I had while...More

Thank screwserdrizer
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely and unique activity! Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Keen to try out the full-moon trip in the winter.

Thank Jessica Rose H
Reviewed 14 February 2018

After recommendation from a local on our trip to Simonstown from Oxford, England. First impression was a good sense of humour from the tour guides. once kitted out with Safety gear, a paddle and a kayak my Girlfriend and I got in the boat. They...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Great activity out in the sea with the penguins. Swell was bit choppy but made it even more exciting, it was awesome! The equipment is great and so are the guides, thank you to Dereck and Bryan.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you to Derek and the team for an exhilarating experience. Our kayak trip from Simonstown to Boulders Beach was a memory we will cherish. The support provided by the team allayed our initial apprehension and after a few minutes we were all paddling like...More

Thank Sunil M
KayakCapeTown, Owner at Kayak Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you Sunil, hope to see you again someday.

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

A great couple of hours out kayaking out to see the penguins. Guide was helpful and gave good info. Highly recommend

Thank Mamamoo14
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I received gift vouchers for this experience and can't explain what a super team these guys are!! We were glum when we received an email with a high wind weather warning for the day we had booked, however so impressed with how professionally this was...More

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9 September 2018|
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Response from Traveladik | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We did the tour in July which was winter time but we managed. We just doubled up on the layering. Your legs and feet WILL GET WET so please be prepared for that. An extra change of clothes in your car would be a good... More
6 March 2018|
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Response from KayakCapeTown | Property representative |
This is not the best area to see dolphins, try Kaskazi on the Cape Town side for that. We are the best area for penguins and seals.
Raluca G
23 August 2017|
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Response from KayakCapeTown | Property representative |
Hi, We do not I'm afraid. This page will not allow links so the directions page on our web site for details. Train Taxis Simon’s Town Shuttles 079 486 4228 Unicab 021 486 1600 Excite... More