We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kraken Tours

Closed Now: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00

Kraken Tours
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (49)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“boat ride”(4 reviews)
“saw seals”(2 reviews)
Hop on board our 7.8m Rigid Inflatable Boat at Port Franklin in South Gippsland and skip across the waves of Corner Inlet out to where the Tasman Sea meets Bass Strait. Be amazed by the scenery of the Wilson's Promontory coastline and keep a lookout...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Foster, Victoria 3964, Australia
+61 401 376 775
Reviews (22)
Filter reviews
22 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews boat ride saw seals felt very safe fast boat beautiful scenery port welshpool wilsons prom cove refuge kraken penguins trip knowledge wind commentary waves hike
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I would thoroughly recommend this trip to anyone who is looking to do something exhilarating and unique. We left from Port Welshpool for what was to be a memorable day as we sped across the water and explored the various islands (from the water) of...More

Thank Poodsters
Sheryl L, Manager at Kraken Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely review. We were so lucky with the weather and enjoyed tailoring the trip to exactly what you wanted to do. We pride ourselves on being as flexible as possible to ensure our passengers get a maximum fun experience with...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Great, fun adventure. Fantastic way to see the prom. Host was informative. Highly recommend to those with an adventurous spirit.

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing time with Kraken Tours fast boat ride with Tony. He took us out at 8 am especially so we could fit the tour into our schedule. We just loved it! Blew the city cobwebs away ! We sped across the bay after...More

1  Thank Margie B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The boat ride was very fun, a thrilling ride with the wind and some waves! Got to see beautiful scenery on the way, and the beach itself is a delight. The only other way to get to the cove is through a multi-hour hike, so...More

Thank GiaLumiere
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic experience Do yourself a favour and see the Prom as you have never seen it from land unless you had hike in for 5 hours Thank you Tony and Sheryl

Thank Roger D
Sheryl L, Manager at Kraken Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thanks Roger, we are so glad you enjoyed the trip. We agree, the Cove is an amazing place and the views along the prom coast on the way are unbeatable.

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Even though we visit the prom every year with having a beach house at sandy point, we learnt so much from Tony's experience and knowledge. Our group of six had an amazing day right from the start. Thank you tony and Sheryl :)

Thank austrips10293
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Sheryl was very helpful in the lead up to our trip with frequent communication and advice. Tony and Sheryl were fantastic hosts who were warm and shared a stories and history of the area. Lovely small, local and family run business. We had a great...More

1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Tony was very welcoming and despite the weather we spotted plenty of wildlife. The Dolphins and seals were breathtaking. Steve the seal even made an appearance.

Thank Whitlocks1
Sheryl L, Owner at Kraken Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thanks Bill and family, Tony enjoyed having you on the boat and your enthusiasm despite the wet conditions! The dolphins certainly came out in force to make up for the weather which was great.

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We had a magnificent day today with Tony and felt welcome from the start. It was a well structured trip from Welshpool to Refuge Cove, then around some of the power islands before coming back to land. Local knowledge was disclosed and the kids had...More

Thank James M
Sheryl L, Manager at Kraken Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016

Thanks James for your review, we are really happy you and the kids enjoyed the trip. The weather was certainly in our favour to make the trip special.

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

What a 'Kraken' time the Girls (6 and 8) and us had with Tony on Sunday. With the exhilarating wind in our faces we couldn't wipe the smiles off our faces. Tony was quite knowledgeable about the local sites and the time spent at refuge...More

Thank Adam V
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Prom Country Lodge
270 reviews
4.66 km away
Meeniyan Motel
44 reviews
23.10 km away
Opal Motel
65 reviews
32.53 km away
Tarra Yarram Motel
37 reviews
37.59 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12 nearby restaurants
Dining Room at Exchange Hotel Foster
146 reviews
4.92 km away
Royal Standard Hotel
142 reviews
5.81 km away
Bromley's On Main
49 reviews
4.98 km away
Latte Dah
53 reviews
5.93 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 12 nearby attractions
Pearl Park
17 reviews
5.22 km away
Toora Wind Farm
54 reviews
7.41 km away
Great Southern Rail Trail
25 reviews
5.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jo-Anne S
30 September 2018|
Response from Sheryl L | Property representative |
We do not have scheduled times. We run to bookings pre arranged with passengers. Cost of the Refuge Cove trip is $130 per person and the trip lasts around 4 hours.