Advantages of Private Tours
Both our Group Kayak Tours and premium Private Kayak Tours are led by one of our outstanding Kayak Guides. San Francisco Kayak
& Adventures is unique in that we only offer small-group Guided
Our Group Tours are open booking with a minimum
of 6 participants and a maximum of 10. The typical clientele on these
Group Tours can range from the super athletic to the occasional outdoor
weekend warrior and they can be in the range from total beginners to
Our Private Tours are not open to public bookings. They are a Private Guided Kayaking
Tour reservation for as many participants as the client wishes. These
Private Guided Tour booking are a premium service.
The advantage to the
Private Tour is that the client can determine his/her group members and
has much more control of the experience- the tour distance, tour pace,
tour destination, tour start/end times, amount of instruction desired,
and any special event consideration (proposals, anniversary
celebrations, special date night event, father/mother/child bonding
activity, Team Building, corporate adventure outing, etc.)
Guides will work directly with the booking Group Leader to provide a
more customized experience that is unique and best suited to the
needs/desires of our Private Tour client (within the confines of the
necessary safety considerations).
of our Kayak Guides are well versed with the local area, its maritime
history, and provide an educational narrative on the wide variety of
wildlife viewing opportunities (marine mammals like harbor seals, seal
lions, elephant seals, porpoise, and the wide variety of regional and
seasonal marine bird species). In addition, our Kayak Guides are there
to protect, support, coach, and inspire during the entire learning
process with the goal to further each of our clients marine awareness
and paddling/kayaking skills (great for total beginners and equally
valuable for the more advanced/experienced participants).
Lastly, and most importantly, our Kayak Guides are well seasoned
with leading commercial kayaking tours and are trained in Wilderness
First Aid, kayak capsize rescues, and have a robust depth of sea
kayaking knowledge and safety considerations/protocols that only come
with years of professional kayak guiding. We only hire professional
kayak guides, and we are very
proud of our kayak guide staff.
We are confident that your outdoor
adventure experience will be among the very best in service, education,
Please let us
know if you have more specific questions about the important role of our
Kayak Guides take-on in creating our highly rated, enjoyable, safe, fun
and very memorable kayaking adventures!
With our many thanks!