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Melbourne City Sights Kayak Tour

Kayak on the Yarra River through the heart of Melbourne taking in the city sights during a 1.5 hour guided tour.
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View the city sights from a unique water-level perspective
Perfect experience for first time kayakers
Photo opportunities throughout the tour
Enjoy spectacular views of Melbourne's skyline from the Yarra River
Informative commentary from your friendly guide
Paddle through downtown Melbourne

What you need to know

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  • All paddling equipment
  • An informative and friendly tour guide
  • Complimentary bottle of water


  • Transfers


  • Paddle through downtown Melbourne
  • Check out eight unique bridges from multiple angles
  • Informative commentary about the sights from your friendly guide
  • View the city sights from a unique water-level perspective
  • Marvel at spectacular views of Melbourne's skyline from the Yarra River
  • State of the art fiberglass Sea Kayaks are used which provide a stable platforms for photo opportunities on the tour


  • Departs Wednesday to Sunday at 2pm and returns at 3:30pm


  • 1.5 hours

Departure Location

  • The City Sights Tour starts and finishes at Boathouse Drive next to Princes Bridge directly across the Yarra River from Federation Square. It is a 5 minute walk to Flinders Train Station and multiple tram stops

What To Bring

  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Medium sized waterproof bag

Additional Information

  • Tours operate with a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 16 participants
  • Suitable for first time kayakers
  • You may get wet, we recommend wearing clothes that are suitable for water activities
  • Minimum participant age is 8yrs old
  • Intermediate fitness required
  • Each kayak can accomodate medium sized bags
  • Lifejackets have a small zip pocket that can hold a phone or small camera
  • Tours will continue in wet weather provided the guides feel it is safe

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Important notice

Confirmation in the form of an e-voucher will be sent to your email at the time of purchase. Although we do our best to deliver it instantly, occasionally, this may take up to 6 hours for the e-voucher to be delivered. For any queries, please get in touch with us . We're always happy to help.

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