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Address: Town Jetty, Wharf Street, Simon's Town, South Africa
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+27 82 501 8930
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Paddle the warm waters of False Bay and we'll show you some rather amazing...

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 Paddles every day at 9.30Am throughout the year, weather permitting.

Our kayaks are designed for maximum stability in all conditions.

Age is no barrier - anyone with full mobility from 10 upwards can do it.

All trips are led by knowledgable and experienced professional guides.

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Kayak Trip to the Boulders Penguins from Simon's Town
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Paddling and Pelicans

We had a lovely trip on a windy day. The paddle is not at all challenging, just long enough to feel like you've made an effort. My whole extended family unanimously rated it the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 December 2015
Mnandi
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Zululand, South Africa

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Zululand, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

We had a lovely trip on a windy day. The paddle is not at all challenging, just long enough to feel like you've made an effort. My whole extended family unanimously rated it the best outing of the holiday. Mornings sessions would probably be better than the afternoon one we did - before the wind gets up

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Thank Mnandi
Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Great adventure. It was challenging as the water was very rough but super fun. Would definitely do it again and recommend to others.

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Thank charnemartin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

We went out with a group of about 8-10 people and two guides. The guides were friendly, helpful, and dispensed interesting details throughout the paddle to and from Boulders Beach. We got lucky and had a couple seals swim with our kayak for a short time -- then came the whale; not too close, but certainly close enough to see... More 

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Springs, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

My son and I first went out with Sandy, our guide. We were the only two on the trip (a week day) to Boulders, so had a very personal trip with him. Sandy is very knowledgeable and we had such a good time that we convinced my wife and daughter to come along on our next trip which happened to... More 

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Canada/Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

A great outdoor activity anyone can do. It is exciting to catch a glimpse of the penguins for the first time, and we were lucky that a baby penguin swum among our boats (which is apparently quite rare)! It is a nice bonus that they take photos and share them so you don't have to get your camera wet. When... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

I've been wanting to do this for a long time. Today the weather was awesome. Aside from my mild sea sickness after not eating breakfast, it was a really cool experience. I'll do it again with my wife. It was a fun morning out in the sun.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

My friend and I took the Cape Point kayaking tour with Derek being our guide. Derek was helpful and had a great sense of humor (even if it took me a while to figure it out, ha-ha), the kayak was stable and the trip was ABSOLUTELY AWESOME! We paddled along the beautiful coastline, spotting ostrich on the land, loads of... More 

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Parshall, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

We got in the water about 10 am. Derek was very helpful, the kayaks were stable, easy to paddle and operate and safety was his number one concern. The highlight of the trip was a breaching whale right next to us. An experience of a lifetime. Thanks Derek.

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Good guys and a great couple of hours in the boats. Easy to use kayaks that are nice and stable and Jeff our guide even rescued my glasses from the seabed after I dropped them. Really enjoyable and good value.

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Thank 110Hardtop
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Despite the weather being a little windy, the trip was awesome! The guides were very nice and knowledgable and took some great pictures for us. We kayaked to Boulder's Beach and were able to see penguins and seals. The view was amazing and we were able to get pretty close to the animals and see them in their natural habitat

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