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Paddle Asia is a small family-owned business specializing in small group self paddle kayaking, jungle survival, and outdoor adventure travel tours to Phang Nga Bay, Phang Nga Province, and Khao Sok National Park focusing on getting away from other...more
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18/58, Rasdanusorn Road | Rassada, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We participated in the Phang Nga Bay day tour, and highly recommend it! Unlike the stories about some islands being unbearably crowded, we hardly saw anyone else and basically had the bay and islands to ourselves. Kayaking was really the best way the explore Phang...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mnworldtraveler10
dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for coming with us and for writing this review. Yep, we are lucky that all of the tourists who visit the bay flock to just a few areas that are nowhere near where we go. I sure hope it stays that...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

I did the Phang Nga Bay day trip and it was a blast! After the drive to the pier, we took a ferry to Ko Yao Noi then a long tail boat ride to a private beach to start our kayaking. Lunch was an absolute...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sallyzhao
dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks again for coming with us, Sally. Yep, Mr. Run is a fantastic guy and a lot of fun. Thanks a lot for taking the time to write this review. I'll pass your praise onto Mr. Run. Take care and keep in touch. We've got...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent the day with Paddle Asia and our guide Pon was brilliant! I run a busy sea kayak school in the UK and I have been teaching kayaking for over 20 years; you can trust my opinion when I say that Paddle Asia is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BenB23
dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the very kind review... and of course, for coming with us. We look very forward to seeing you in the future. It's always warm here. ;-) All the best, Dave & team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just finished doing the Kao Sok and Phang Nga Bay tours. Can highly recommend these trips. Wonderful scenery, great food and company and the tour leader Mr Bao was so competent with his knowledge of currents and tides in the bay. Hope to do it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jane F
dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very, very much for coming to both Khao Sok and Phang Nga Bay with us. I'll tell Bao how much you enjoyed being with him. We hope to see you again one day as well. We've got plenty more to show you. Take...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I joined a four day tour while travelling on my own in Thailand. There were 5 clients and one guide in my tour group. We stayed in bungalow on Koh Yao Noi and made day trips from there. We travelled by boat to different areas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for coming with us, Anna, and for taking the time to describe your experience. I'll pass your parise onto Mr. Bao. He's such a nice guy, I knew you'd enjoy paddling with him. Take care and keep in touch... if you're...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am an avid kayaker and have been for decades. I have done 2 paddles over the last 4 years with this outfit and will definitely be back in 2019. Dave has always been extremely accommodating even on very short notice, the travel connections have...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the very kind word. I'll pass this onto Mr. Run. Yep, he's brilliant, fun, funny, safety-minded, and he loves showing folks a good time. We look very forward to seeing you again. Take care, Dave, Run, & crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great day out paddling. The Paddle Asia crew is great, and the bay and the views are incredible. A fantastic way to spend a day away from the hustle and bustle.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeff K
dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for coming with us, Jeff. Thanks for organizing this group. I enjoyed every minute of putting this together with you. I'll pass your praise onto the team. Keep in touch. All the best, Dave & crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 13 seniors from Perth, Australia looking for adventure and found it in spades in Phang Nha Bay & Khoa Sok National Park. Both locations are stunningly beautiful. Much of the success for the trip was due to Dave Williams who...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very, very much for coming with us... Ms. Moo, Mr. Run, and Mr. Bao loved every minute with all of you!! Thanks for putting in the serious amount of energy that it took to put all of this together. We almost wrote a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is rather be-lated but I like to say a big thank you to Mr Dave Williams, for helping us to organise a wonderful kayaking day trip! I was looking for a trustworthy agency to help me to put together an appropriate day itinerary for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for coming with us. Wow, thanks a lot for such a thorough write-up on your team's adventure! Thank you for all of your hard work in organizing this adventure for your crew. You put a lot of time and energy into...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 5 travels extensively, and in our opinion Dave and his team did a wonderful job ensuring our kayaking trip was beautiful, relaxing and logistically easy. Our guide Boy was terrific and made every effort to make our time in Thailand memorable.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chicagokiev
dave w, Manager at Paddle Asia - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for coming with us and for taking the time to write this lovely review... we deeply appreciate both. Take care and keep in touch. We hope to see you and your wonderful family again one of these days. All the best,...More

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845farazi
21 December 2017|
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Response from dave w | Property representative |
So sorry for the delayed response. I didn't notice the notification for a question. Most folks email us. We're always busy during the holiday period, so I'm sure we'll have something for you to join. You can email. Go... More
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conniengu
25 February 2017|
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Response from dave w | Property representative |
Yes, transfers from anywhere in Phuket are included in the trip price. Yes, your children are old enough to join. We have a large fleet of both single and two-person kayaks. The paddling is easy, so if they're 'sporty... More
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solicisha
20 January 2017|
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Response from dave w | Property representative |
Which trip interests you? Khao Sok is very, very easy paddling. Phang Nga Bay can be a bit more challenging. We don't really have an age requirement as children's abilities vary so greatly. I hope this helped.
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