Kayak Tour of Gulf Islands

Water Sports in Canada

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On this kayaking tour, paddle with your guide around some of the islets and beaches surrounding Canoe Cove on the Saanich Peninsula. You'll have the opportunity to view abundant wildlife, from shorebirds to starfish to seals. The stunning vistas make this tour a highlight of any visit to Vancouver Island. 2-hour tours are from 10am-12pm daily as of May 14, and 3-hour tours start at 2pm daily, as of May 21 2018
Meet your kayaking guide at an accessible ramp dock in Canoe Cove Marina. The meeting point is located near the Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal, just a short drive north from Sidney and downtown Victoria. Begin your 2 hour kayaking adventure along the calm waters of the Gulf Islands and Saanich Peninsula. As you paddle, you set the pace. Immerse in the coastal wildlife and picturesque landscapes of Vancouver Island, with ample time to explore the many little bays, kelp beds, and islets. Seabirds and shore birds, seals, and occasional whales and sea lions are commonly sighted in the area. Participants may be in single or double kayaks.

What’s included

  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Local taxes
  • Professional guide
  • Kayak rental

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drink
  • Transportation to and from Canoe Cove Marina


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • See the underwater world without getting wet
  • Multiple times offered throughout the day