Guided River Kayak Trips in Wanaka, Otago
Explore the Upper Clutha river in Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand on a Kayak! Rates $189pp An introduction to whitewater! ‘Kayak the Mighty Clutha’ – (half day) • Adult: $189 per person (The Clutha river flows out of Lake Wanaka, not far away at all!) This is our half day river activity for those with an appetite for getting up close and personal with the famous Clutha river. The fun unfolds as the river twists and turns, through playful rapids of the Upper Clutha set amongst the stunning Wanaka scenery. Your guide will give you instructions on river safety and technique, as well as tips on river reading and directions on where to find the action and best play spots. With a bit of practice you’ll soon be cruising down the river in style. Be prepared to get a little wet and have a giggle. • Approximately 22 kms of grade 1-2 river kayaking • Light snacks and refreshments provided We provide • All of the necessary equipment required for each activity • Courtesy pickup and drop off service from local accommodation providers • Complimentary refreshments where indicated What to bring • A cell phone & camera • Sun protection – Hat, Sunglasses, sunscreen • Towel and Swimwear • Drink Bottle (Full) • Suitable footwear (Sandals/Jandals/Thongs or Flip Flops) • Extra warm clothing (no jeans and preferably no cotton)
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 2 guests
- Boards & Paddles
We offer both guided Kayak and Stand up Paddleboard (SUP) activities and operate on both our region’s breathtaking Lake Wanaka and the fantastic Upper Clutha river, as well as further afield on demand. Owned and operated by a passionate locally based kiwi couple, Chris and Bex. With over 20 years’ adventure tourism and international kayak guiding experience. Supported by a highly skilled and experienced wider team. We strive to create an unforgettable outdoor experience with 100% kiwi customer service as its core value.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 2 days prior.