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  2. Andalusia
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Cabo de Gata: Kayaking and Snorkeling Excursion

Product ID: 224559
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Kayak along the stunning Cabo de Gata and through the Nijar Natural Park. Learn about the flora and fauna native to the region. Stop in a cove to practice snorkeling, hydrate, and recover some energy for the return.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take in panoramic views of the coast from the sea
  • Explore one of Spain's most pristine natural areas
  • Learn about the wildlife and geology of the area
  • Go on an adventurous tour including kayaking and snorkeling
Full description
Get to know the magnificent Cabo de Gata and Níjar Natural Park from the sea. Explore the coastline by kayak before snorkeling in the clear waters an observing the underwater landscape.

Before embarking, learn basic paddling and kayaking techniques and listen to safety instructions. Venture out down the coast, spotting a number of coves and rock formation that are inaccessible by land and only visible from the sea. Navigate in and out of rocky caves. Get up close to sheer volcanic cliffs. Learn about the wildlife and geology of the natural park, one of most protected areas in Spain due to ecological, historical, anthropological, and geological significance. 

Stop in a hidden cove in the marine reserve to go snorkeling and see the park's plentiful underwater life. Explore the reefs to your heart's content and rest up before paddling back to the beach where you started.
  • Refreshments (water and energy bar)
  • Photo documentation (also underwater)
  • Theoretical mini-course (paddling and sea kayaking techniques)
  • Live tour with commentary
  • Insurance
  • Support satellite boat
  • Double kayak, paddle, vest, goggles, and snorkel tube
Not suitable for
  • Non-swimmers

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Meeting point

Cabo de Gata Activo meeting point. It depends the wind and sea swell conditions the day of the activity. We communicate it sure 1 or 2 days before the activity by Whatsapp.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Must be able to swim and paddle
• You will be informed of the final meeting point by Whatsapp one or two days before the activity. The meeting point and route depend on the wind the day of the activity.
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Cabo de Gata Activo

Product ID: 224559