Water Activities

Private Russian River Kayak Tour

Healdsburg, CA

From: $500.00 5 Options Available
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Healdsburg, California

Enjoy a relaxing day on the water as you paddle along a scenic stretch of the Russian River on this full-day kayak tour!

  • Experience a fun day out with this TripAdvisor 5-star rated provider
  • Explore gentle Class I rapids on the Russian River
  • Paddle at a leisurely pace down a beautiful 8-mile route
  • Learn about the area’s culture and history from local guides
  • Look for wildlife like snowy egrets, blue herons and more
  • Savor a delicious picnic on the river’s beaches
  • All skill levels are welcome on this exciting Russian River Kayak Tour!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Daily - 10:00 AM

Essential Information
  • Suitable for ages 6 years old and up
  • All skill levels are welcome
  • Must be able to paddle a kayak at a leisurely pace for 4 hours
  • Kayak and gear are provided
  • Kayaks are generally double unless a single kayak is requested
  • Tour commentary is provided by local guide
  • A delicious lunch will be served along the way
  • Routes and itinerary are subject to change
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 people
The Russian River kayak tour lasts approximately 5.5 hours and covers about 8 miles.
Experience Provider Info
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Maximum Participants
This tour is available for up to 12 participants.
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This tour runs rain or shine. Please contact your tour provider with any questions about weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear clothes you do not mind getting wet. Bathing suits, shorts and t-shirts are best. River shoes or sandals that completely strap on (like Tevas) are perfect. Don’t forget retainers for your sunglasses, a hat and sun block!
How long/far will we paddle on the Russian River kayak tour?

The tour lasts about 5.5 hours and covers approximately 8 miles.

Are there any age restrictions?

All ages are welcome, although the tour is most suitable for ages 6 years and up.

Do I need any experience?

No experience necessary! The Russian River kayak tour covers a calm stretch of the river with gentle Class I rapids.

What will the guide provide?

Your guide will provide all the gear, including kayaks, paddles, personal flotation devices, lunch, interesting commentary and an amazing time!

What food will be served for lunch? What about dietary restrictions?

The menu varies due to what is in season locally, but a typical menu includes artisan sandwiches, pasta salad, local fruits and veggies, plus a dessert. Please let Virgin Experience Gifts know of any dietary restrictions at the time of booking to see if special accommodations can be made.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations are allowed at least 72 hours prior with a $25.00 cancellation fee per person or a reschedule with no additional fees. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.


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