back to: Melbourne (and vicinity) Victoria Australia
Contact Vincent Vacations to add this to your travel package today!
Location: Yarra River, Melbourne, Australia | Melbourne, Australia
Category: Water Activities
Peaceful paddle past gum trees & park lining the Yarra River
Informative kayaking lesson from a knowledgeable guide
Chance to see boat houses & hidden riverside homes
Great way to see Melbourne at twilight from new perspective
No experience is necessary—suitable for any skill level
Kayak on Yarra River
Safety briefing and equipment
Live tour commentary provided in English
Paddle through the Yarra River's quiet water at twilight for some take a breakation among the gum trees. As you cruise in your kayak or canoe, see Melbourne from a different perspective and look out for native birds and flying foxes appearing in the orange sky.
Meet your guide at Yarra Bend Park and listen to a full safety briefing. Learn basic kayaking tips and paddling techniques before setting off with your expert guide to the calm waters of the Yarra River. As you paddle your way through the heart of Melbourne, take in all the sights along the river, passing by historical boat houses, hidden riverside homes, and the “Bat Zone”—home to the grey-headed flying fox.
As you kayak, immerse yourself in the beauty of Melbourne. The sun drops below the horizon, setting the city aglow. Once you've built an appetite over the course of your cruise, finish your experience with a scrumptious dinner.
Know before you book:
You must be 12 or older.,
Children 18 and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.,
If you have back, neck, joint, or muscular problems, you should carefully consider whether to participate.,
At least 4 people are required for this activity to take place.,
Maximum group size is 12 people.,
You must be able to swim on your own.,
Check-in is 15–30 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.
, Adventure Travel, Charter Bus Tours, Charter Cruises, Charter Packages, Church Group Trips, Cruises, Destination Weddings
, Discount Travel, Disney Vacations
, Dream Vacations, Eco-Friendly Vacations, Escorted Vacations, Exotic Destinations, Family Vacations, Fishing Expeditions, Gift Certificates Available, Golf Vacations, Green Vacations, Rail Trips, Resorts Packages, River Cruises, Road Trips, Safaris, Sightseeing Tours, Ski Vacations, Spring Break Packages, Student Trips, Travel Packages, Wedding Packages, Whale Watching Cruises, Wine Tours, Worldwide Tours, Disney Cruises