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We offer a range of kayaking tours and courses on Lake Brienz, around Switzerland and abroad for beginners to advanced paddlers. We are Interlaken's specialist kayak school and offer coaching and camps in Switzerland and abroad in sea, surf and...more
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Reviewed yesterday

We were welcomed very professionally by the team, and our instructor Emilie was very knowledgeable about the lake. Lake Brienz was beautiful and calm yesterday thanks to the sunny weather, making this a somewhat meditative experience. Kayaking was much easier and fun that we thought...More

Thank bgries78
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The team at hightide were friendly and welcoming. Our guide was called Ben. He introduced himself to everyone and made sure everybody felt safe and relaxed. He was a cool guy and I can't fault him one bit. He also took over a 100 photos...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The view from the lake to the mountains and villages was awesome and tour guide Maria was very helpful. I got good tips on technique and after a while it was nice and relaxed Kayaking. Also the guide took over 150 pics of the group...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Did this kayak tour with my friends during a weekend in Interlaken. Gavin was our instructor he was the absolute best. I am generally not into these type of activities but I found it incredibly beautiful, fun, and relaxing. I would recommend this to everyone!!!

Thank t33285
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A big thanks to Emilie for taking us out on the river today! To say I’ve kayaked on the stunning blue waters of Lake Brienz, Switzerland is a lifetime memory :-) It was a great experience from start to finish and lots of fun. Emilie...More

Thank shelli_hickey
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The trip is absolutely beautiful. A nice day with great weather. A special thanks to our guide Maria, she did a absolutely fantastic job with helping us around how to row and control the direction. Even showed us to the top of the castle, which...More

Thank Troy Y
Reviewed 5 days ago

OMG what an amazing fantastic weekend Canadian canoeing lake Brienz and camping. I asked High tide tours to customise a weekend of Canadian canoeing and camping on lake Brienz for me and my 3 daughters 22,25 and 27y and wow did they pull out all...More

Thank Tremayn N
Reviewed 6 days ago

I booked a place for the Evening Kayak Tour during early July. One of the best decisions made during my trip. I was lucky enough to be the only one on the tour which meant it was a 1 on 1 tour. Maria was my...More

Thank eatdrinkreviewer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the half day kayak and had the pleasure of having Maria for our guide. Maria was MORE than wonderful! This trip is excellent for everyone from beginners to experts in the kayak world! We kayaked the beautiful, turquoise waters of Lake Brienz -...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful and memorable trip to Interlaken, and kayaking with Emilie as our guide was the highlight. She was one of the nicest and most accommodating individuals I’ve ever met. I would strongly recommend Hightide if you’re going to Switzerland!

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Guy S
May 31, 2017|
Response from HightideKayakSchool | Property representative |
Yes it is, but unless you're fishing from the shore you will need to get a permit from the tourist office. For a permit, you have to have some sort of fishing certificate I believe, Hope this helps, Cheers, Dave
May 30, 2017|
Response from HightideKayakSchool | Property representative |
If that's the Alpenrose hotel in Wilderswil it's bot too far at all... You just need to jump on the train (5mins) to Interlaken Ost and then the connecting bus 103 to Bönigen See. This is all free with the Interlaken Guest... More