Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary Eco Kayaking Tour

4.7 / 5

15 reviews

Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary Eco Kayaking Tour

From $55.63 per person

Kayak your way through a 10,000-year-old mangrove forest and get up close and personal with local and transient dolphins. View abundant birdlife and other marine creatures that make up an intricate ecosystem.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a guided tour with a marine biologist
  • Kayak through 10,000-year-old mangroves
  • Get up close and personal with dolphins
  • Paddle through peaceful creeks filled with abundant birdlife
Full description
Take the opportunity to paddle your way through a 10,000-year-old mangrove forest on a kayaking tour of a dolphin sanctuary. Amidst approximately 30 resident and 300 transient dolphins, enjoy a special experience that simply can’t be replicated. Take off with your lead guide Andro, a marine biologist who has over 5 years’ experience working with marine mammals and wildlife, and travel at a comfortable pace in your kayak. Paddle through creeks whilst listening to local Aboriginal stories. View the abundant birdlife, marine mammals, and other creatures that make up the intricate ecosystem. For those interested in bird watching, the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary shares a big part of the northern coastal habitat. Experience the sanctuary — part of South Australia’s largest port — with a rich Aboriginal and European cultural background and a number of noteworthy landmarks to explore. See the incredible mangrove forest that makes the ultimate feeding ground for dolphins due to its abundance of sea grass, salt marsh, and the tidal flats and creeks.
Includes
  • Guided tour with a marine biologist
  • Kayak and life jacket
  • Water to refill your drink bottle
  • Waterproof bag
  • Hotel pickup
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 9 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form

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Meeting point

Angus Inlet Boat Club, Lot 204 Garden Island Road, Port Adelaide SA 5015.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Food and drinks
  • Waterproof camera
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Water shoes

Know before you go

  • Tour may be canceled due to unsuitable weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 15 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    3.5/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
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Had a fantastic guided kayak tour the information we received was informative and the whole tour was well worth doing. Great seeing the dolphins up close and the detours into the creeks was great finding out about the mangroves and manoeuvring round them and the other kayaks was a test of your paddling

April 2, 2021

Easy kayaking for beginners, guide informative and friendly

April 9, 2021

A big shout out to Zac. He was passionate and knowledgeable. He didn’t leave us behind as we were not strong enough to catch up with the group.

April 8, 2021

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