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Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary Eco Kayaking Tour

Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary Eco Kayaking Tour

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From US$ 50.10 per person

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Kayak your way through a 10,000-year-old mangrove forest and get up close and personal with local and transient dolphins. View abundant birdlife and other marine creatures that make up an intricate ecosystem.

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Duration 3 hours
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  • Enjoy a guided tour with a marine biologist
  • Kayak through 10,000-year-old mangroves
  • Get up close and personal with dolphins
  • Paddle through peaceful creeks filled with abundant birdlife
Full description

Go kayaking through Adelaide's Dolphin Sanctuary on this guided tour. Get up close and personal with one of the ocean's most playful and friendly creatures.

Upon arrival, demonstrations and all equipment will be provided. Travel at a comfortable pace since you don't need any prior kayaking experience.

Start your tour by kayaking your way through 10,000-year-old mangrove-lined creeks, which are the ultimate feeding grounds for dolphins due to the seagrass, saltmarsh, tidal flats, and creeks. See the sanctuary's abundant birdlife and intricate ecosystem.

You can also paddle close to shipwrecks that have been abandoned from a bygone era. It's a special experience that simply can't be replicated.

  • Guided tour with a marine biologist
  • Kayak and life jacket
  • Water to refill your drink bottle
  • Waterproof bag
  • Hotel pickup
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 9 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Angus Inlet Boat Club, Lot 204 Garden Island Road, Port Adelaide SA 5015.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Food and drinks
  • Waterproof camera
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Water shoes

Know before you go

  • Tour may be canceled due to unsuitable weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 76 reviews

Review summary

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The 3 hour kayak tour was great. We had Alex as our guide and he was just lovely, very calm and knowledgable. Being out on the water was such a relaxing experience. We explored two shipwrecks up close and learnt about their history. We also learnt about the local wildlife. The tour moved to the mangrove canals-a very atmospheric experience. We learnt about the mangrove trees and got to go deep into a beautiful wild part of the area. The twin person kayak was really comfortable too with good back support. Highly recommend.

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September 28, 2022

It was amazing, the weather was perfect, the guides were so friendly and happy to help for first time kayakers. Learnt so much about the marine life in the area, both fauna and flora. Definitely wear waterproof or no shoes, plenty of sunscreen and water. Definitely coming back again, and recommending the experience to everyone I know!

February 27, 2022

Had a fantastic guided kayak tour the information we received was informative and the whole tour was well worth doing. Great seeing the dolphins up close and the detours into the creeks was great finding out about the mangroves and manoeuvring round them and the other kayaks was a test of your paddling

April 2, 2021

Product ID: 350931