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Noukhada Adventure Company

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 50 721 8928
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Impossible to book. Took my money, gave me nothing.

Tried to book over a period of months using a gift voucher but availability was impossible and... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2016
Matt H
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
via mobile
Kayaking in the Mangroves

This is a beautiful place to kayak, great scenery, can even spot some wild birds. It's a secluded... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2016
ch1ntu
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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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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“mangrove tour” (16 reviews)
“launch point” (8 reviews)
“high tide” (8 reviews)
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Tried to book over a period of months using a gift voucher but availability was impossible and staff made no effort to help.More

1  Thank Matt H
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2016

The only information we can gather to help you with your issue is that a 'Matt' purchased a gift voucher and couldn't use it. We have searched our gift vouchers and can only find a 'Matt' who purchased a gift voucher on 24 December 2014....More

Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a beautiful place to kayak, great scenery, can even spot some wild birds. It's a secluded place off the highway/dirt road..no facilities there but that didn't bother us! Booked with this company on numerous occasions and its always been a great day!More

Thank ch1ntu
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2016

Dear ch1ntu, Thank you for your kind review and we are very pleased to read that you are a regular customer. Our regular customers generally get a discount so please make contact with the office and they will look after you on future tours. You...More

Reviewed April 30, 2016

Second time on this trip, I am an outdoorsy type and love such things, but trip is also very good for non experienced kayakers, even with kids. Minor degree of physical fitness is recommended. Will return whenever new batch of friends comes to visit and...More

Thank fiki1
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2016

Dear Viki1, Thank you for your kind review and thank you for pointing out some of the benefits of our kayak tours. As a resident of Abu Dhabi (we assume) you will be pleased to know that we will be expanding to some new locations...More

Reviewed April 23, 2016

Myself and group of 9 friends took an island camping trip with Noukhada this weekend. This is the 3rd time I have been on a trip with the team and I was as impressed as always with the service from the office contact team to...More

1  Thank Claire L
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2016

Dear Claire. Thank you for your kind review of Ernesto and the team and the Overnighter Trip. Kayaking out to one of the mangrove islands in Abu Dhabi is a unique experience and a brilliant way to escape the city for an evening, even though...More

Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Booked on an entertainer so buy one get one free. Excellent service, very helpful on phones and informative about best time of day to do tour due to winds/tides. Our guide was also fantastic, very chilled out and relaxing tour. Would highly recommend as a...More

Thank osullm89
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2016

Dear "osullm89". Thank you for your kind review. I am glad the Noukhada got you through the booking process with ease and that, once you got to the mangroves, our guide was fantastic. For the best mangrove tour come and try the Al Rahba tour....More

Reviewed April 7, 2016

We had actually booked the kajak tour, but ended up doing the sailing trip! At arrival, it seemed there was a lot of wind and as we were the only ones who booked a trip at that time, our guide Dickson suggested we better go...More

Thank ELVO1986
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2016

Dear "ELVO1986". Thank you for your kind review. From Yas Beach we can offer a variety of experiences and, if the wind is too strong to kayak, you can always go sailing. As you discovered. Next time you will have to try the experience in...More

Reviewed April 2, 2016

The overall experience was wonderful. I originally booked a 10am appt for kayakying, but realized that the high tide would not be until the afternoon. Called the company up and they easily moved us to the 3 pm time slot. Upon arrival it was an...More

Thank 717akshaya
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2016

Dear Akshay. Thank you for your kind review. I am very happy to hear that your booking experience was good as well as the actual kayaking itself. If you think that mangrove tour was awesome then try the Al Rahba mangrove tour. Yours. Noukhada.

Reviewed March 12, 2016

Phoned up looking to book a kayaking tour for me and my husband and although the guy I spoke to was helpful he advised that bookings have to be made online. Problem arose when they're system froze on the payment page. I phoned the company...More

3  Thank Gael999
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2016

Dear "Gail C". Thank you for your review of your experience of our booking procedure. We have discussed your phone call with the Lead Guide concerned and reviewed the booking system activity log and can only address your issues about the booking process point by...More

Reviewed March 7, 2016

We booked on the Al Rahba Tour which, after a 30 min or so boat ride, takes you away from the more populated Abu Dhabi shoreline out to a beautiful and peaceful set of mangroves. Wonderful kayaking, with plenty of flying fish, stingrays along the...More

Thank Brunmeister
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2016

Dear Brunmeister. Thank you for your kind review of the Al Rahba kayak tour. We like to feel that Noukhada reaches the parts of Abu Dhabi that others cannot...yet! We have posted some photos on TA of the day. Yours. Noukhada

Reviewed March 2, 2016

I ended up being the only person book on this tour at Yas beach, so enjoyed a wonderful two hours private kayaking tour. It was low tide, so there was no possibility of going into the mangroves. Still, I was able to see lots of...More

2  Thank ladyinvintage
MFabudhabi, Owner at Noukhada Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2016

Dear Ladyinvintage. Thank you for your kind review.. How nice for someone to enjoy the trip at low tide...the best time to see the flora and fauna. We get so used to guests wanting to paddle through the trees that our guides apologise when we...More

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Juliet B
How much does it cost
September 30, 2016|
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Response from mshassan2016 | Reviewed this property |
It depend where you want to start. - East mangarove E48 or from Yas. Yes, their website is very informative but I have two advises for you. - If you have entertainer voucher, then you will pay just for one AED 150 and... More
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