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Address: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Noukhada Adventure Company provides sailing and kayaking in Abu Dhabi....

Noukhada Adventure Company provides sailing and kayaking in Abu Dhabi. These can be as tours, lessons or rentals. We are best known for our kayak mangrove tour. The main main launch points are at 'E48' (Eastern Mangroves) and Yas Beach. We now launch into the Al Rahba mangroves to the north of Abu Dhabi. We also offer the snorkel safari.

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Great rental through Noukhada!

We rented a 2 person kayak recently through Noukhada for 3 hours, which was 150 dhs (I believe) with a refundable deposit. They left it at the marina for us, but even when we went... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a 2 person kayak recently through Noukhada for 3 hours, which was 150 dhs (I believe) with a refundable deposit. They left it at the marina for us, but even when we went to the wrong location, they still had one for us. Make sure you go to the correct location for the rental (double check with them).... More 

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MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this review

Dear "natnoodle11". Thank you for your kind review of our kayak rentals. We operate from two launch points into the Eastern Mangrove National Park: the E48 launch point; and the Eastern Mangrove Marina launch point. They are close together so it is easy to move resources between them. The rental is AED 160 for a double kayaks and AED 110... More 

Liege, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really had a funny and interesting Mangrove tour. The reservation is easy to make, the staff is friendly and uncomplicated. The mangrove tour is well organized. I highly recommend it.

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MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this review

Dear Frederic Thank you for your kind review of our kayak mangrove tour. You went out on a 3pm tour in late Jan 2017. You booked yourself and joined two others so experienced a three person tour. I notice from our booking system that the others have booked again for Mar 2017 so they must have enjoyed it too! I... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined them for the sunset kayak followed by the dinner at the Yas Link over the weekend. We have to postponed the trip once as I fell ill one day before and they were very understanding and accommodated our request with no fuss which we really appreciate. The concept of the tour is nice if executed right, however they... More 

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Abu dhabi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

We were a group of six people of varying ages and kayaking experiences. from the very beginning the service we received was excellent. Pearson, our guide, was helpful and had such a superb knowledge of the mangroves. We were given some training and then set off in the kayaks. Throughout the tour we were really impressed with the care and... More 

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MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this review

Dear Ruth Thank you for your kind review of our kayak mangrove tour. You highlight how seriously we take safety and how seriously we regard imparting knowledge about the mangroves of Abu Dhabi. Whilst Avicenna Marina is a tough and resilient plant, it can only take so much abuse and, with our mangrove tour, we hope to highlight what a... More 

Maastricht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We went kayaking with a group of 8 today. We booked by phone, and rented 4 double kayaks (without guide). We only had to wait a few minutes after we arrived, the kayaks are great, and there is a life jacket available for everyone. We all loved kayaking through the mangroves. It's great to see some nature, which isn't something... More 

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Drenthe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Kayaking in the mangroves at Abu Dhabu was a really nice experience. After visiting Dubai, Abu Dhabi and other towns in this region this really is one of the best different things to do. Innitially I had some problems with booking on line. The problems were caused by my phone but after calling everything got sorted out quickly and with... More 

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Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

This is a great way to see the mangroves if you don't have a lot of experience kayaking. The online booking system is easy and straightforward and the guide was very friendly and knowledgeable on our tour. The mangroves are amazing, you feel like you are miles away from the city even though it is just on the other side... More 

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

If you want to discover the mangroves in this area of yas island there is no better way than renting a kayak on your own and entering this mysterious place. The guys at the yas beach stand are very helpful. They explain all kinds of details you need to know. There are also excursions for groups and at different times... More 

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Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Joined 3 other people for the 9am departure from Mangroves East. Floyd, our guide, was a fount of knowledge and very patient with us. We slowed down to admire the birds, look at the crabs and all the hundreds of small fish. It was low tide and going down the narrow canals in the mangroves was great fun. Great fun,... More 

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United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Loved doing this kayaking experience with my family. I went with my husband and 3.5yr old son. We had such a great time, it was peaceful and well organised. I will say that you should be prepared to get a bit wet, so dress accordingly!

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