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Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours

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Tofino, Canada
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About Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours
Since 1988 Tofino Sea Kayaking Company has been the premier source of kayaking expertise and local knowledge for paddlers of all skill levels. We offer experienced, knowledgeable guides and a diverse program of day tours, rentals and information centre at our waterfront location. Gourmet lunches and unique destinations make our trips memorable. Family tours are offered for children 6 years and over. The Company Store features kayaking supplies, clothing, books, incredible edibles and an excellent espresso bar.
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Reviewed yesterday

Very friendly sea kayaking shop, that does a side line in coffee. However, don't be put off. The view over the water from their veranda is amazing, and we really enjoyed our coffee. They have chosen their beans wisely, but I've reduced the score by...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank oncab
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I were in Tofino for 4 nights. Our Air BnB host recommended this company and we were thoroughly rewarded with a lovely kayak tour. We chose the 4 hour island tour which included both a kayak and short walk around Meares Island....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Woodlad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 6 hour hidden places tour with Arv the other day and had THE best experience. Arv was kind, patient, had an endless amount of stories/history to share about the landscape, adjusted the tour to our interests, made us feel comfortable and seemed...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jodiecoutureart
TofinoSeaKayaking, Store Staff at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I am so glad you had a fantastic trip! Arv is indeed a character and he really truly does love what he does. He definitely knows all the secrets out there and is happy to share one or two with his tour! Thanks so much...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a fantastic afternoon kayak with Andy. We did the islander afternoon excursion, and very much enjoyed it. Went out in a group of 9 with a range of kayaking experience. Andy gives an excellent beginners level instruction session before you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank John D
TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John, we're so happy that you enjoyed your trip with us! Tofino is an amazing place and we're lucky that we get the opportunity to look out and paddle on the waters everyday :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved every second of the kayak tour. Our guides (Andy and Neil ?) gave us great instructions and tips for our first time kayaking, we learned a lot about the area and enjoyed paddling around. I would definitely recommend this tour and would also...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Karinakohc
TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're so happy you had a great time with us. We always strive to get new kayakers feeling comfortable and excited about paddling and are glad that you caught the paddling bug! :)

Reviewed April 13, 2019

We love to kayak and this trip was perfect. Neil was an excellent guide, pointing out interesting sites and sharing local history along the way. Meares Island was a unforgettable hike...again Neil’s knowledge and passion for the areas history enhanced the experience. The office staff...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Liz L
TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2019

Hi Liz, We're so happy you enjoyed your time with us. The trees of Meares Island are truly stunning and we are so lucky to have them so close by! We'd love to take you on another tour if you ever venture back to Tofino...More

Reviewed April 2, 2019

My son and I did this as part of his 17th birthday experience and it was a gorgeous trip. We were out at sunset, which just added beauty. Dress warmly and prepare to sit in water, as the kayaks are hosed down after each use...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Glad we were able to contribute to your son's birthday celebrations :)

Reviewed April 1, 2019

Can't say enough good things about Andy and his knowledge and skill as a guide. He is clearly passionate about the northwest and Vancouver Island and shares that passion on the water and while hiking. The extra tidbits of information and history of the area...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank valariem241
TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Thanks for the great review, so glad you had an awesome time on the water with Andy :)

Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

Great tour, friendly staff. Our guide was Arv...such a nice man! Would definitely return to this wonderful place. Our kids felt safe and comfortable. Arv’s sense of humour was certainly a highlight. Highly recommended!!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank pdudzmusic
TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2019

So glad you had such a great time. Arv has a great sense of humour and always makes his tours enjoyable!

Reviewed March 22, 2019

My wife and I booked our first sea kayaking experience this week while we were in Tofino. We could not have asked for a better time. Our guide, Arv, was outstanding! He made us all feel very comfortable. Arv gave us the added bonus of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank KHeales
TofinoSeaKayaking, Guest Services Agent at Tofino Sea Kayaking Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2019

So glad you had such an awesome time with us. Arv has a great sense of humour and always makes the tours good fun :)

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November 21, 2018|
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Response from Nellemarie | Reviewed this property |
I haven’t tried myself, but our guide reported he kayaks most days throughout the winter. Call company about dressing appropriately - they supply a lot of gear.
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Cathy H
July 30, 2018|
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they have different tours. pls check their website. have a good trip :)
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