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Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd.

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We are the most exciting "thing to do in Virginia Beach." Our 2.5 hour guided Kayak Dolphin Tours start in late May and continue through October, where you can experience wild dolphins up close and personal. This is our most exciting kayak adventure...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
89th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23453
+1 757-480-1999
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 September 2011

My husband and I recently visited VA Beach and found a brochure for the Kayak Nature Tours. We were looking for something exciting to do during the week and called the phone number on the pamphlet. The staff are extremely friendly and very helpful. The...More

4  Thank Whoopie97
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 July 2013

A bit of a disappointment - in the future and find one with guides with some knowledge of the area and dolphins. No discussion about the dolphins we were there to see nor the Marine Mammal Protection Act, so several kayakers agressively pursued close contact....More

1  Thank GreenTeamSue
KayakNatureToursLTD, Manager at Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2013

We are very sorry that the guides did not provide you the information you were seeking. Our guides work hard to balance providing knowledge to our customers, assisting customers on the water, and filming/photographing the trips for our customers. We have put a priority on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a First Landing State Park trip. It was very nice and relaxing, our guide took us into various little inlets where we saw lots of birds. The guide was very personable and extremely helpful, allowed us take lots of pictures and took some...More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Such fun on the water surrounding First Landing State Park. Evan was a great guide and allowed time for photographers to capture interesting birds along the way. A highlight was watching a bald eagle soar above us. We wished we had known there would be...More

Thank tjinAlabama
Reviewed 2 October 2018

What an amazing experience! Evan was our guide and he was the best. He explained everything thoroughly and helped us launch our kayaks into the ocean. We saw LOTS of dolphins - at least 50 individuals. It was a perfect weather day and the ocean...More

Thank wikkiroo
Reviewed 18 September 2018

I really enjoyed the kayaking trip. Dan and Brad were fantastic guides and we saw more dolphins than I would have imagined.More

Thank lizfazio15
KayakNatureToursLTD, Guest Relations Manager at Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

We are glad that you had such a great time on our Dolphin Adventure Tour. Yes we would have to agree with you about our guides Dan and Brad,they are awesome guides we are very fortunate to have them. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Dan and Evan made the trip totally AWESOME! Several were hesitant about leaving their camera phones ashore (in a very secure spot), but the photos that Dan & Evan captured left us with lasting memories. We were all able to concentrate on our safety and...More

Thank jarammelsberg
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This was a wonderful trip with information about the area, and the city. The guide was very knowledgeable about the area, and made sure everyone had a good and safe time on the trip. I would highly recommend this for anyone. As a single, it...More

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We decided to to the Dolphin Adventure Tour from Kayak Nature Tours and were very pleased we did. My wife and I -- both in our early 70s -- and our 12-year-old grandson had no trouble paddling in the open ocean and we would do...More

Thank gmh00k
KayakNatureToursLTD, Guest Relations Manager at Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thanks for the wonderful detailed review. Every time we go on our Dolphin Adventure Tour we get excited to see the expressions on our guests' faces. The memories that we are helping to create make our job very rewarding. We tell our guests "We Create...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Actually, I did not kayak. I went along to care for the two-year-old member of our group who needed a nap. In addition, I helped make the reservations and went along to help, observe, and take photos. We had adults, teenagers, a 12 y.o. and...More

Thank Amcpc
KayakNatureToursLTD, Guest Relations Manager at Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thanks for leaving us a review, we are glad your family had a great time. Sorry, the kids were disappointment about not crashing, but we are focused on their safety and this is a good thing sometimes! Team KNT!

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We choose the First Landing State Park trip. It was very informative. The guides were greats. We saw so many birds like osprey, bald eagle, Snowy and Great Egrets....More

Thank Nathalie T
KayakNatureToursLTD, Guest Relations Manager at Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

This is a great tour if you love nature and it sounds like you do, like we do. We are very fortunate to have this jewel (First Landing State Park) in our backyard. We would love to kayak with you again and thanks for taking...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Beautiful day on the water, with waves and dolphins - kayaks the best way to get out and see them, for sure!

Thank Anne C
KayakNatureToursLTD, General Manager at Kayak Nature Tours, Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

We are so thrilled you enjoyed your day with us and of course "the Dolphins." This tour is awesome and we enjoy seeing our guests' expressions when they see them for the first time. Thanks, Team KNT!

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24 June 2018|
Response from KayakNatureToursLTD | Property representative |
Tiffany I hope we answered all your questions in the phone call this morning but if we did not please feel free to call again. We hope to see you next week on the Dolphin trip.
Rashi N
17 April 2018|
Response from KayakNatureToursLTD | Property representative |
You do not need to know how to swim, we provide life jackets and you are required to wear them.
18 October 2016|
Response from KayakNatureToursLTD | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We have a 6 guest minimum for any trip to go and usually our weather from early November on is much cooler and so we rarely have the 6 guests minimum needed. If you have 6 guests we can run a trip... More