KAYAKING DAY TRIPS & EXPEDITIONS IN KEFALONIA
Since 2012 Outdoor Kefalonia added sea kayaking to its already successful activities. Sea kayaking is the perfect way to enjoy the beauty, diversity and sheer magnificence of the Kefalonian coastline. Sea kayaking is an activity that is relaxing, low stress and suitable for ALL ages. Our equipment, international experience, LOCAL knowledge combined with our passion for the island and our activities, will ensure that your adventure with us will be an unforgettable experience. We look forward to introducing you to Sea Kayaking and the ELEMENT OF IONIAN WATER!
DAY TRIPS KAYAKING KEFALONIA
WE CATER FOR ALL LEVELS OF HAPPY PADDLERS
We cater for all levels of happy paddlers – Novice to Expedition! Included in all our Day trips: Experienced and professional LOCAL guide/s Land based safety and instructional briefing prior to entering the water! Sea Kayaks – single or double Paddles PFD – personal flotation device Spray skirts Dry Bags Healthy Meal made up with as many homemade and local products as we can find. Loads of Fun IN THE SUN! Day trips – Can be run throughout the year – We have great paddling and great weather. Trips are scheduled according to: Weather conditions Client locations Client/Group Experience Group size/numbers – our aim is to keep groups small and personal.Trips may take a little longer than proposed due to our policy – FUN FIRST! We may cancel trips or change venues due to weather conditions – SAFETY FIRST!
All sea kayaking day trips cost: €60 per person.
All sea kayaking equipment.
Snorkelling equipment (masks & snorkels).
lunch with typical products of Kefalonia.
Experienced kayak guide (ISKGA international sea kayaking Guide association approved).
Kayak tour and safety briefing.
Transfer back to the starting point.
Free Parking at our Sea Kayaking base.
Toilet – changing room
DON’T FORGET TO BRING:
- Water – minimum 1,5 litre per person
- Any specific medication you are on
- Beach shoes/Flip flops
- Beach Towel
- Change of clothes
SEA KAYAKING – ARGOSTOLI, KATAVOTHRES WATER WHEEL – SPASMATA BEACH, AIRPORT
Sea kayaking in Argostoli-Kefalonia, The most popular sea kayaking day trip. Perfect trip to introduce people to sea kayaking – offers all the magic of the Kefalonian coastline in a fairly condensed trip – Caves / arches / popular beaches / deserted beaches / limestone cliffs and an amazing lunch stop,all in a few hours. 10km trip taking about 5-6 hours. (South Coast)
SEA KAYAKING KEFALONIA – FISKARDO (ROUND TRIP)
Depending on weather conditions and group experience this trip will either be a close coastline paddle out of Fiskardo and then loop back or a short crossing to Ithaki and back – Fiskardo
“THE ST TROPEZ OF KEFALONIA”
Sea kayaking in Fiscardo-Kefalonia, Offers a very different feel and experience, most of the buildings are pre the 1953 earthquake, cafes are neatly organized for the modern traveller, offering old world fishing village charm alongside a modern and popular Ionian sailing destination – we paddle along a diverse green and jagged limestone coastline with small bays and white rock beaches. Distance on this trip can be adjusted from 6 – 15km and time (6-8 hours) depends on route taken, distance chosen and the time needed for drinking your GREEK coffee, have a walk along the waterfront and browse in the souvenir shops. (North Coast)
SEA KAYAKING KEFALONIA – AGIA PELAGIA MARINA – TRAPEZAKI BEACH
Sea kayaking to Trapezaki beach, A slightly longer introductory trip, offering you the experience of remoteness on the south side of the island, a visit to Dias Island (The island of ZEUS) – adds a “small open sea crossing” to the trip. We end with awesome views of Mount Ainos from the sea and a refreshing beverage at one of the most chilled tourist beaches on the island. 12km trip taking about 6 hours. (South Coast)
SEA KAYAKING – ITHAKA ISLAND DAY TRIP
Sea kayaking is the best way to explore Ithaka as it is a small island full of remote, isolated beaches accessible only from the sea.
The trip includes a drop off at Sami harbor and a pick up from “Piso aetos” harbor (Ithaka) and transfer to “Vathi” the Capital of Ithaka wherepaddling starts from.
The excursion includes: Paddling pass “Lazareto” islet “Skartsoumponisi” islet St. Andrew chapel, “Shinos” bey, “Vardiola” “oksopetra”, “Gidaki” beach, “Filiatro” beach, “German Village”, “Skotaria” cape, “Remada” cave and “sarakiniko” beach for a relaxing swim stop.
Runs every Tuesday.
Price: 80€ Transfers/Ferry boat tickets included.
SEA KAYAKING KEFALONIA – AGIA KIRIAKI HARBOUR (ROUND TRIP)
Sea kayaking to Fteri beach-Atheras, One of the most amazing stretches of Kefalonian Coastline – sea kayakers dream! Dramatic and unpredictable stretch of coastline. Majestic limestone cliffs, white beaches, turquoise water, classic taverna and small fishing harbor, definitely one of the nicest locations in Kefalonia. Land behind the beaches and limestone cliffs is the ancestral land of Georgios, a very special and sentimental place from which OUTDOOR-KEFALONIA originates. 14km trip taking about 5-6 hours. Easy on a good day! Advanced paddling on a bad day! – No road access points along the route. (West Coast)
SEA KAYAKING KEFALONIA – ANTISAMOS BEACH – POROS
Sea kayaking from Antisamos beach to Poros, A long paddle for the “free spirited” more CONDITIONED sea kayaker, we leave one of the most spectacular bays in the Ionian sea, and shortly find ourselves in a wonderland of paddling – amazing beaches, rock gardens, thick green vegetation and no sign of man-made structures, for most of the day. 17 km of committed paddling – No road access points along the route. (East Coast)
SEA KAYAKING KEFALONIA – SKALA – POROS
Sea kayaking in Skala, Although we leave from one of the busiest tourist beaches on the island, your morning soon turns into a quiet and beautiful paddle along a jagged limestone coastline with hotels and villas peering at you through the cracks, as you pass them on route to one of the islands “main” ferry port towns – Poros. 10km trip taking about 5 hours (South-East Coast). This trip can be extended by leaving from Katelios – an option for more CONDITIONED sea kayakers!
SEA KAYAKING KEFALONIA – TRAPEZAKI BEACH – KATELIOS
Sea kayaking to Katelios bay, Leaving the chilled tourist beach behind you paddle past some of the best and most deserted southern beaches, many of the beaches along this stretch are only accessible from the sea, allowing for an abundance of amazing private swimming and snorkeling spots. 14km trip taking 6-7 hours. (South Coast)