Water activity

Gdansk: Guided Kayak Tour

Gdansk: Guided Kayak Tour

From US$ 30.71 per person

Join a guided kayak tour and experience a completely different Gdansk to the one you’ve seen on land.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the most iconic sights in Gdansk from a unique perspective along the Motlawa Canal
  • Marvel at the spectacular views on the Motlawa River Embankment
  • You will See two of Gdansk's islands by kayak: Granary Island and Olowianka Island
  • Experience a completely different Gdansk to the one you’ve seen on land
Full description
Join a kayak tour and experience Gdansk by the water! Many tourists take ferry rides, but a kayak tour allows you to explore a side to the city most people don't see. Enjoy a beginner friendly kayak tour with easy to learn techniques, a must for any visitor to Gdansk.  Gain a different perspective on the historical value of the Main City, paddle through canals and enjoy freedom to access locations inaccessible to tourist ferries.  As you paddle down the river, pass two of Gdansk's main islands, Granary Island and Olowianka Island, and make your way past attractions such as The Crane, Olowianka Footbridge, the beautiful Radunia Canal, as well as Gdansk Shipyard and the Polish Baltic Philharmonic. 
Includes
  • Guide
  • Waterproof bag
  • Tandem kayaks and paddles
  • Spray skirts
  • Life jacket
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel pickup
  • Snacks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • Kayaks are not wheelchair accessible.
  • Service animals are allowed.
  • Infant seats are available.
  • This activity is suitable for most travelers, however, it is not recommended for those with back/heart problems or any other serious medical conditions.
  • This activity requires good weather. If it is canceled due to poor weather, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 28 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.9/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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Unforgettable

The whole activity was amazing and so fun to do! Me and my partner went on a cold day of September but it was just the perfect weather for this activity. There were not much boats around and overall the whole experience was calm and relaxing. Embrace yourselves for a workout cause paddling for around 1 and a half hours it’s exhausting but Simon (the instructor) made so much fun, specially with my fear of deep waters. 100% recommend it!

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September 26, 2019

Excellent guide, very friendly, relaxed and passionate.

The trip was excellent, fortunately for us there were only 4 of us on the excursion which made it like we were just out some some friends. The guide was very friendly, knowledgeable and relaxed and even took photos throughout the trip. Our guide was called Simon (I think ). He even helped one client back when she got tired by attaching a tow rope! Seeing the city from the river have a really nice and different perspective and I would highly recommend this trip and guide.

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August 27, 2019

Great tour, you get to learn a lot and kayak at the same time! Guide is very knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend this to anyone visiting Gdansk.

October 12, 2020

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