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Kayak Hire Self Guided

See the unspoilt natural waterways of Papatowai,The Catlins by self guided kayak hire. Easy adventure and fun for all fitness levels and ages. Full safety briefing and kayak and paddle instructions. Hire a double or single kayak from 1 to 8 hours, group bookings available also. Experience the T ahakopa and Macllenan rivers and Tahakopa Bay by kayak and see rare fauna and flora only accessible by kayak. The best way to experience the natural wonderland of The Catlins.

Duration 1 to 8 hours
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  • What's included :
    • Kayak and safety vests, paddle and kayak instructions
    • Entry/Admission - Papatowai Beach
    What's excluded :

    • Self guided double and single kayak hire on the Tahakopa and Maclennan Rivers. Explore the beautiful waterways and see natural unspoilt podocarp forrest only seen from the river's. Experience the different birdlife and birdsong, its a natural wonderland in The Catlins.

      Duration: 2 days

      Location: Papatowai Beach, Papatowai New Zealand

    • Departure Point :
      2519 Papatowai Hwy, Papatowai 9586, New Zealand
      Return Detail :
      Returns to original departure point
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
      • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.



    Age Req.


    Fitness Req.


    Group Size


    Organised by Papatowai Freedom Kayak Hire

    Activity ID: V-137404P1

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