Day trip

Kayaking at Bird Rock

Kayaking at Bird Rock

From US$ 52.25 per person

Paddle for about an hour in the calm water of the bays. Enjoy wonderful bird life, seals and the occasional dolphin.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Pickup included
Guests should be ready in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before the scheduled pick up time.


The experience
  • Learn about the interesting history of Bird Rock
  • Enjoy the bird life while paddling on calm waters
  • Search for seals and dolphins
  • Enjoy active fun for the entire family
Full description
Launch near the historic landmark known as Bird Rock and paddle for about an hour in calm waters sheltered by the bay. Enjoy the wonderful bird life, see seals playing and dolphins swimming. See pelicans, cormorants and flamingos. Paddle for about 1 hour before enjoying some hot beverages on the beach. The brand new Fluid Synergy kayaks can be paddled solo or as a double and can accommodate a small child together with parents for fun for the whole family. Bird Rock is also known as Guano Island. Learn about one man's entrepreneurial drive to build a man-made island to harvest its “white gold.” By about 12:30 PM you’ll be back in Swakopmund to get ready for your afternoon activity.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Life jackets
  • Waterproof clothing
  • Double-seater kayaks
  • Water, coffee, tea and hot chocolate
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Prepare for the activity

    Important information

    What to bring

    • Change of clothes
    • Sunscreen
    • Warm clothing

    Know before you go

    • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
    • The operator has the right to cancel the tour if there are any safety concerns, the guide may even take this decision once the group is on the beach
    •  Local provider can offer life jackets in various sizes, water-proof pants and jackets
    • It is recommended to bring along a set of dry clothes, there's a changing room for your convenience
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 1 reviews

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    Es war sehr schön. Als wir alle gekentert sind, hat unser Guide die Ruhe bewahrt und uns wieder sicher an Land gebracht!

    July 19, 2021

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    Product ID: 372960