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Adventure Kayak Outfitters

190 Taft Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 941-779-7426
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great experience

Dan was so friendly and has lots of information about the wildlife and knows the perfect spots to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sarasota, Florida
Owner Misrepresented Type of Kayak

I asked the owner on the phone if their kayaks were sit on top kayaks he said they were, Instead... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sarasota, Florida
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We are Sarasota's quality kayak outfitter for kayak tours and kayak rentals in Sarasota, Siesta Key Marine Preserve Tours, Lido Key Mangrove Tunnel Tours, Longboat Key, Anna Maria Island and Bradenton. Searching for things to do outdoors while on vacation in Sarasota? Discover a kayak tour or kayak rental. From the white sand beaches of Siesta Key to the beautiful beaches of Anna Maria Island our native Floridian guides will take you on a kayak adventure you and your family will forever remember.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
190 Taft Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 941-779-7426

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Dan was so friendly and has lots of information about the wildlife and knows the perfect spots to go to see dolphins and manatees. Overall terrific experience and would definitely do it again with him.

Thank rscribner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I asked the owner on the phone if their kayaks were sit on top kayaks he said they were, Instead they were like canoes with seats on the bottom with backs. The seats were not at 90 degrees as I was told but more like...More

Thank kod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dan was an awesome tour guide! Highly knowledgeable on all the local wildlife. He was able to direct us to a spot where we saw both manatees and dolphins. The mangrove tunnels were amazing and it was extremely interesting learning about the different kinds of...More

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time to Sarasota. My family of three went on this tour. I have never been kayaking but our instructor was wonderful. He instructed everyone on how to maneuver the kayak. On our tour we saw manatees and dolphin. We then went...More

Thank MrsKarl14
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Nice morning on the water! Dan is a great guide- very knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife, and very encouraging to those in our group who weren't sure of their kayak skills. The mangrove tunnels are pretty neat, and it's fun to do something...More

Thank timmatina
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific time with Dan on our two hour guided tour with Adventure Kayak. The weather was great, water was calm, and the wildlife plentiful. On our trip we saw several manatees, dolphins, egrets, along with assorted fish and birds. The highlight for...More

1  Thank Love_to_drive
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Heard good things about Adventure Kayak Outfitters from some friends so decided to try for myself. I'm not much into kayaking but this trip was the best. Dan, our guide, was friendly and knowledgeable and pointed out a variety of wildlife in the mangrove and...More

Thank t2grene
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Fun for all ages and skill levels. Busy time of year with several groups out on the water, but everything was staggered well so you didn't feel rushed getting to and through the tunnels. In our group of five, there were three that had never...More

Thank chs80
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Truly enjoyable in every way! Dan, the guide, was knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful. I will definitely do this again!

Thank chauncey92
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Although we had taken the kayak tour through the mangrove tunnels before with another outfitter, this year, just for fun, we did it with Adventure Kayak. It's easy to book online and you save $5. We're in our 60's and are experienced kayakers, but our...More

Thank Christine C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much does the kayak tour cost?
January 30, 2017|
Response from Pastafari941 |
$50 per person
How long is the tour and what time of the day are the tour and how much?
February 11, 2016|
Response from Rick R |
2 hour tour, at 9, 12, and 3, when we there in December. Loved it!