Sea Kayak Adventures
There is no better way to explore the beautiful and diverse Costa Blanca coastline than from the sea itself, and throughout the region visitors can enjoy a choice of exciting sea kayak adventures. It is easy to see why kayaking is such a popular water sport as it provides the peace and tranquillity of being on the open sea, access to some of the most stunning areas of coastline not reachable by land and one of the most pleasant forms of exercise. Most of the towns and cities along the coast offer kayak hire, but for the ultimate thrill, sea kayak adventures cannot be beaten.
Kayaking in Benidorm
Based in the city centre, Marco Polo Expediciones is a leading adventure tour operator offering an excellent choice of activities on land at sea and in the air. With most of their activities they offer their clients free or discounted use of one of their scooters or bicycles to get to the activity location and their sea kayak adventures leave from Benidorm harbour.
2 Hour Kayak Adventure – Tours are for small groups of no more than 6 people and together with your instructor you will head out into Benidorm Bay where the views of the city skyline are quite spectacular. Once familiar with the kayaks, if the group thinks they are up for it the instructor will guide you all the way to Benidorm Island where you can stop for a break before the paddle back to the harbour.
Kayaking in Dénia
Based in Dénia's marina is another popular tour and activity company called Fun & Quads who operate adventure tours from various towns and cities along the Costa Blanca. They offer both land and water based activities as well as combined packages that are a favourite with visiting groups and stag & hen parties. Their sea kayak adventures leave from Dénia marina and they also offer one and two seater kayak rental from one hour to half day.
2 Hour Kayak Adventure – The guided tour takes in Las Rotas that starts from the end of Dénia bay and is a series of rugged coves and small bays which are easily negotiated by kayak. It then ventures along the soaring cliffs of Montgó Natural Park before reaching the stunning sea caves known as Cova Tallada. Here you will stop to enjoy swimming and snorkelling among the natural pools in and around the caves before heading back for the return journey.
Kayaking in Altea
The famous Marina Greenwich is home to La Bocana Adventures who offer both kayak and stand up paddle tours and lessons. Altea is a favourite destination for water sports and its marina is famous for being the only port in the world through which the Greenwich Meridian passes. La Bocana offers three sea kayak adventures that head towards the town of Calpe.
Kayak Cave Adventure – The first tour is via the impressive Morro de Toix cliffs where your guide will take you to a hidden cave for a bit of swimming and exploring.
Jump & Trek Adventure – This is a thrilling tour that combines exploring the Morro de Toix cliffs with stops along the way for thrilling cliff diving, or jumping for the less adventurous.
Kayak & Snorkel Adventure – Another combined tour of small coves and bays with stops along the way to enjoy snorkelling in the crystal clear waters.
Kayaking in La Vila Joyosa
This is one of the Costa Blanca's most charming towns with a beautiful beach and promenade backed by a row of colourful fishing cottages that were originally painted in bright colours as a visual aid for returning fishermen. Here you will find Aqua Ventura who run a superb choice of tours, activities and holidays that include a number of sea kayak adventures.
Beginners Kayak Adventure – This is a full day introduction to kayaking and well worth considering if you have never piloted a kayak. Your instructor will take you through the basics of balance and how to stroke properly with the paddle before enjoying time paddling around the calm waters of the bay.
Advanced Kayak Adventures – These are great fun and take in many different coastal areas depending on the duration of the tour. From one to three day tours are offered that include quite a bit of exercise and either guest house or camping accommodation, providing for the ultimate sea kayak adventures and only available to those with prior kayak experience.