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1000 Islands Kayaking Guided Tour

Discover why the 1000 Islands is one of the most beautiful places on earth with a guided half-day or full-day kayaking tour of the 1000 Islands.
Where:Gananoque, Ontario
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1000 Islands Kayaking – Half Day Guided Tour
The price is per person with a minimum of 2 people required per tour.
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1000 Islands Kayaking – Full Day Guided Tour
The price is per person with a minimum of 2 people required per tour.
An Unforgettable 1000 Islands Experience!

A guided kayaking tour is the most rewarding and refreshing way to experience the 1000 Islands! The tour, departing from Gananoque, is perfect for a quick get-a-way from the city. You can be on the water, enjoying the river in no time!

No experience is necessary!

This guided half-day and full-day kayaking tours are designed with beginners in mind. The guides are professionals, the instruction is excellent, the food is fabulous, the equipment is top-notch, and the adventure awaits!

Amidst all the fun things to do in Kingston and Ganaoque this summer, this is the one that will get you on the water and immerse you into the 1000 Islands' incredible beauty.

Each trip begins with a complete ‘Kayaking 101′ lesson from the professional guides. The boats are stable, comfortable and the certified staff will always be close to lend a helping hand.You will quickly gain the confidence for a relaxing day among the islands.

The 1000 Islands region is an integral part of the Frontenac Arch Biosphere Reserve, a member of the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves. Above all, it offers world class sea kayaking for all levels of paddlers.

On the full day trip, the highlight of the day may very well be the gourmet Island lunch. Your experience provider is proud to support the Local Flavours program and build a buffet that represents the best ingredients from local farms. You can relax and wander on a St. Lawrence National Park island while your guide prepares your feast. There will be numerous opportunities for swimming, hiking, photography, bird watching, or just laying out in the sun.

What's included:

  • Certified Guides

  • Introductory Lesson

  • All Necessary Equipment

  • Dry Bags

  • Wind/Rain Jackets

  • Healthy snacks and juices
  • Full Day includes:  Gourmet island lunch & healthy snacks and juices

Departure times:

  • Full day tours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Half day tours: 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm.

Whether you're a first-time visitor or a local resident, there's plenty to see and experience on a 1000 Islands  kayaking tour. Be sure to check this off your list of fun things to do in Kingston or Gananoque.

Daily Departure from the Gananoque waterfront location. VIEW MAP

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