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Hobart Urban Adventures Kayak Tour - CLOSED

Marieville Esplanade, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
+61 417 547 857
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A thoroughly relaxing way to see Hobart harbour - the heart of the city.

I had the benefit of an evening solo outing with Callum as my guide and as a single boat we covered... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2012
Duncan W
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Hertfordshire, UK
A nice experience

I went on this tour looking for something a bit different. Unfortunately it was raining heavily... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2011
Travellerisrael
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Seattle, Washington
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Step off the street and pick up a paddle! Become part of Hobart's vibrant waterfront on this relaxed 2 hr guided tour, and enjoy fresh fish & chips without having to leave your kayak! Departs daily. No experience necessary.
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Jan 24, 2014
“Expert guide”
Apr 5, 2013
“1st time in Hobart and in a Kayak - Both were great experiences”
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Marieville Esplanade, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
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+61 417 547 857

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Reviewed January 6, 2012

I had the benefit of an evening solo outing with Callum as my guide and as a single boat we covered a good part of the harbour and yacht anchorages. It was great fun getting right into the inner basins of the harbour, and learning...More

1  Thank Duncan W
Reviewed December 19, 2011

I went on this tour looking for something a bit different. Unfortunately it was raining heavily that day but because there was no wind the guys running the tour did not mind running it. They were quite flexible allowing us to reschedule but three brave...More

1  Thank Travellerisrael
Reviewed December 5, 2011

Our guide, Greg, was very friendly and patient. It was just amazing. The kayaks were easy to use and felt very safe. The tour was interesting and fun. Being given time to explore the bay where the fishing boats are moored was tremendous and relaxing....More

1  Thank Nonnielicious
Reviewed December 5, 2011

The Hobart Paddle was a great experience for the whole family. My sister from Perth (experienced kayaker) was very impressed by the location, the knowledge of the guide and his courtesy. My two daughters (12 and 13) enjoyed the experience immensely (including the fish &...More

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed November 30, 2011

We were given this 'venture' package as a gift from family. We weren't sure what to expect or whether we'd be up to the paddle as never having previous experience. Our guide was excellent and in no time we were paddling like we'd been doing...More

1  Thank Heather M
FreycinetAdventures, Owner at Hobart Urban Adventures Kayak Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2011

Thanks for your feedback Sunshine. Glad you had a great experience on the Hobart Paddle tour and hope you enjoyed your travels in Tasmania. We look forward to paddling with you again - maybe on our Freycinet Paddle tour sometime!

Reviewed November 30, 2011

This was nice way to spend a couple of hours after a long journey, have some exercise and see Hobart from a new perspective. Warm weather, nice guides and relaxed float while eating fish and chips. We recommend.

1  Thank Sunshine189932
Reviewed November 28, 2011

This was a great activity for a girls weekend away, fun to see Hobart from a different perspective. All gear provided, guide very helpful & encouraging. Would be suitable for most levels of fitness. Excellent fish & chips!

1  Thank Fiona R
Reviewed October 3, 2011

My husband and I had booked the Freycinet paddle but due to very rough seas and poor weather we couldn't go so the Hobart paddle was recommended. Even though it was cool we were very warm with the gear provided and fish and chips floating...More

Thank Lanie65
Reviewed May 17, 2011

Although it was a grey afternoon, we decided to go ahead with our trip. We were provided with great clothing to keep us warm and excellent equipment. Greg, our guide, was fantastic and had plenty to tell us about Hobart. It was a unique way...More

1  Thank AlexKinsey
Reviewed April 30, 2011

It was a cool day. We had a great time and enjoyed every moment of it. Great way to spend a morning and see the city from a different prospective. The fish and chips was a good touch and helps to break up the trip....More

Thank shahzad_1357
FreycinetAdventures, Owner at Hobart Urban Adventures Kayak Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2011

Dear Shahzad_1357 Thanks for taking the time to review the Hobart Paddle. We are glad you had an amazing trip, floating around the docks it is a great way to see the city from a different angle. Next time you venture down to Tassie come...More

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