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Historic Kayak Tour of Napa Valley

  • Take a fun and affordable kayak tour in the scenic Napa Valley
  • Learn about the region’s history and culture from an informative local guide

  • Experience rare wildlife, watch birds, and see historic buildings

Historic Kayak Tour of Napa Valley
From US$ 59.00
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Napa Kayak History Tour 11 amMost Popular
Experience the Napa Valley with the 5 Star Rated Historic Kayak Tour.
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Napa Kayak History Tour 1:30pm
Experience the Napa Valley with the 5 Star Rated Historic Kayak Tour.
From US$ 59.00
Napa Kayak History Tour 8:30am
Experience the Napa Valley with the 5 Star Rated Historic Kayak Tour.
From US$ 59.00
Experience the Napa Valley’s natural beauty and fascinating history on a fun and memorable kayak tour. With an informative local guide leading the way, hop in a comfortable and beginner-friendly kayak, and paddle down the valley’s waterways. Identify birds, see rare animal species, learn about the first people to settle the area, and see historic buildings damaged in the 2014 earthquake.
What to Expect
We make everything easy for you and everything is included. Our professional tour guide will reveal a Napa to you that few know. Resulting in you gaining insider knowledge which few possess.

What’s Included:
  • Perfect for All Fitness Levels and Experience.
  • Includes kayaks, life jackets and paddles.
  • Conveniently located close to downtown Napa.
  • Stable kayaks well suited for beginners.
  • Knowledgeable and Professional staff.
  • One and a half to two hours long.
  • An incredible Tour at an amazing Price, 

This Tour Caters To All Fitness Levels And Experience.

Our Napa River History tour is an easy one and a half to two hour paddle along the waterways of the Napa Valley. We will meander past historic sites and learn their significance in world history.

  • We will explore the waterways and discover wildlife on our kayak tour. We will identify birds and other animals along the Napa River.
  • We will also search for the rare animals who also live in the Napa Valley.
  • We will learn about the first people of the Napa Valley and some of the Native American names we still use to describe the places in the Napa Valley.
  • We will discover their culture, what they were famous for and how they survived.
  • Discover the incredible and sometimes proactive history of some of the historic buildings that were damaged during the Napa earthquake.
Reviews (29)
1 - 5 of 25 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
More Paddling, Less Yaking Would Have Been Better

The scenery was beautiful! The kayaks were decent and the booking was easy. But over half the tour involved Justin's endless yaking with bits of history and lots of sarcasm. Most of the reviews seemed to have like that, but personally I would have rather...More

Thank KniteRiter
Reviewed 24 September 2018
Good Fun For The Whole Family

Great adventure, whole family had a fun time. Relaxing and informative. Be sure to ask for Justin! Thanks guys! M&M&E&I

Thank Cheveyo
Reviewed 3 September 2018
Relaxing kayak tour with a great guide

The historical kayak tour was very relaxing and low key. You don’t have to be an expert kayaker to take this tour. We followed the guide, Zach, slowly while he shared historical and humorous facts about the NapaValley. After, the historical presentation, we had an...More

Thank snemeth
Reviewed 9 August 2018
Great guide but missing wild life

Justin was a great guide to follow on the river and his stories were entertaining and educational. While many mentions were made about the rebirth of the river, we unfortunately did not see much of it. Perhaps it was the wrong time of the day...More

Thank Serge M
Reviewed 29 June 2018
An enjoyable tour with a great guide!

I booked the two-hour kayak trip, and highly recommend it! Justin, our guide, loves what he does and it shows. He is warm, personable, and eager to share his vast knowledge of Napa's history. The kayak tour lasted about an hour and then we were...More

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25 September 2018|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, ours was one hour guided and up to one on your own. You could do less on your own but need time to get back to starting point of the tour which will vary depending on person and conditions.
25 September 2018|
Response from Luke M | Reviewed this property |
It should state in the description. Ours was 2 hours.