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Kayak-iti-Yat Original Kayaking Tours of New Orleans

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Kayak-iti-Yat Original Kayaking Tours of New Orleans
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Locally owned, family run. Capture New Orleans from a different perspective. Kayak our beautiful bayou as we guide you along our historic waterway. We'll keep with the pace of the city--nice and easy, taking in the southern scenery, hospitality and...more
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3494 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-2911
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our way between Atlanta, Georgia and Fort Worth, Texas, we took a break from the car for a paddle with Sonny. The five of us, (3 adults, 2 kids) enjoyed our time with Sonny immensely, and found the kayaking to be 100% enjoyable on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed kayaking in the city river as Sonny gave background information as we toured through the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sportsandrec50in30
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy a gentle paddle while on vacation I highly recommend joining Sara for the two hour trip on the Bayou St. John. Lots of nature on this urban paddle and good details, historical, natural and other, from our guide Sara. I wish we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

After wonderful days and nights on New Orleans streets digging jazz, great food and drinks, this was a wonderful reset. Paddling on a surprisingly intact ecosystem that functioned as the first "Main Street" of a great city not only brought history to life, but also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love to kayak in our home state and were very excited to kayak the BSJ for our 20th Anniversary trip! It was a fun way to break up the week of site seeing and Bourbon Street. Sonny was an amazing guide,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

My teenage son and I had a morning to remember. It's a living urban oasis. We learned so much about the history of the city, both old and recent, while checking out the wildlife,seeing some beautiful neighborhoods and y getting a fine workout. The swim...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark F
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This tour had lots of bird and animal sightings, was a fun and easy paddle, hosted by super friendly and knowledgeable guides.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Thanks for the great tips on kayaking, it was just a perfect trip. Would recommend this to anyone at any skill level. Definitely one of the best parts of NOLA.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lindsey R
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We kayaked and had a great tour! Then we hiked to the Ponchartrain and took a swim!! It was AAAHHHMAZING!!!!! We had such a great time!! Very nice people and clean kayak!! Definitely a MUST DO!!!!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Markandkim T
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We took this tour with our family of 5 kids, ages 9, 10, 12, 14 and 16. Before the trip, two of the kids loved kayaking, two were on the fence, and the 16 year old was a sworn couch potato that would rather die...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Renee D
May 8, 2018|
Response from kayakitiyat | Property representative |
Hey Renee! You are welcome to bring your own kayak to use on our tour; we give a $15 discount off the ticket price. Keep in mind, not all equipment is suited for all environments. It’d be best to contact us directly via... More
April 12, 2015|
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Response from kayakitiyat | Property representative |
The kayaks we use most often have a limit of 6'5" (198cm) and 275lbs. (125kg), however we can accommodate any size. We have a few other kayaks that can hold a much larger person. We use Jackson kayaks out of Tennessee. As... More