1. South Africa
  2. Western Cape
  3. Cape Town
  4. Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach Penguin Colony: Kayak Trip

Product ID: 166974
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See one of the most unique places in the world - a penguin colony in suburban Cape Town from the water. The kayaks are designed for maximum stability and there is no experience is necessary.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed voucher required
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Live tour guide
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  • Kayak to a penguin colony
  • Pass seals, cormorants and other sea life along the way
  • Take a swim in the crystal clear waters
Full description
Paddle the warm waters of False Bay and see some amazing things on your trip to  Boulders Beach penguin colony. Kayaking is great exercise and a lot of fun and is a great way to see the Penguins of Boulders beach from a unique angle.

Be guided by an expert as you see the penguins in their natural habitat. No experiance is neccesary for this adventure and anyone over the age of 10 can participate. 
  • Double kayak and paddles
  • Life jacket
  • Windbreaker
What’s Not Included
  • Transport
  • Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

1 Wharf St, Simon's Town

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Important information
Please bring
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
Know before you go
Please wear swimming trunks and a tee shirt. If it's chilly bring warmer clothes and a windbreaker as well. The clothing you wear while kayaking will get wet. Bring a towel and change of clothing for afterwards.

Barefoot is fine but you can wear shoes or sandals.

Flip flops are not recommended.

Wetsuits are not necessary, even in winter.

This tour operates every day, weather permitting.

The kayaks are designed for maximum stability in all conditions.