Have questions? We're here.

Kayaking

Travel made your way
Talk with an expert
Customize any aspect of your trip. 1.800.344.6118
Help Me Plan My Trip
Talk with an expert
Filter & Sort (424 Results)
Show Filter
  • Length
    to
  • Price
    to
  • Start Date Range
  • Activity Level
  • Experiences
  • Activities
  • Ship
  • Destination
Africa Safari, Sossusvlei Dunes
$6,730
EXPLORE

Namibia Adventure

14 Day Itinerary
  • Walk the Tok Tokkie Trail
  • Sea kayak to view seals & dolphins
  • Track the black rhino on foot
  • Visit a remote Himba Village
Spend two weeks traveling across Namibia experiencing the diverse landscape, cultures, and wildlife this country offers. a true African safari experience hike, camp, kayak, and search for wildlife as you learn what life is like in this region of the world.
Activities: Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Africa, Namibia, Anderson's Camp, Camp Kipwe, Desert Rhino Camp, Etosha National Park, Okonjima Bush Camp, Sossus Dune Lodge, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Windhoek
Tour Details
Take a zodiac tour around glaciers.
$9,195
EXPLORE

Classic Northwest Passage

13 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Sight polar bears in Conningham Bay
  • Discover the culture of Pond Inlet
  • Navigate through massive iceburgs
  • Hear stories of Franklin's voyage
This 13-day voyage explores the remote Northwest Passage and stunning fjords of the Baffin Island coastline before crossing to Greenland and its mindblowing icebergs. Following the paths of the legendary early Arctic explorers, journey through the archipelago of islands and channels of Canada’s high Arctic on your expedition ship, Akademik Ioffe.
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Beechey Island, Bellot Strait, Cambridge Bay, Ilulissat, Iqaluit, Iqualirtuuq (Isabella Bay), King William Island, Lancaster Sound, Pond Inlet, Prince of Wales Island, Sisimiut, Sondre Stromfjord
Cruise Details
Kayak Antarctica
$6,995
Save $1500
EXPLORE

Antarctic Peninsula

12 Day Itinerary aboard Hebridean Sky
  • Enjoy Argentinean markets & cuisine
  • Sail the Beagle Channel
  • Explore historic & scientific sites
  • Cross the Drake Passage
Discover the most scenic bays and channels of the Antarctic Peninsula on this unique 12-day polar cruise. Visit historical sites and enjoy the biggest variety of wildlife such as albatrosses, penguins, and whales.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Drake Passage, Port of Ushuaia
Cruise Details
A large waterfall cascades from the Alaskan mountainside
$4,500
EXPLORE

Exploration Cruise

9 Day Itinerary aboard Island Spirit
  • Visit Juneau, Hoonah & Haines
  • Cruise the famous Glacier Bay
  • Enjoy sulphur tubs & waterfalls
  • Learn about Alaskan culture
Journey to Alaska's Inside Passage and encounter abundant wildlife and dazzling glaciers from your small ship, the Island Spirit. Spend 9-days exploring Glacier Bay National Park, Skagway, Chatham Strait, and more as you experience The Last Frontier.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Alaska, North America, United States, Glacier Bay National Park, Haines, Hoonah, Juneau, Sitka, Skagway
Cruise Details
Dine on the patio by the water at the V&A Hotel
$2,400
EXPLORE

South Africa Snapshot

9 Day Itinerary
  • Tour Robben Island
  • Explore the highlights of Cape Town
  • View lions, zebra, & impala
  • Explore Kruger by foot or vehicle
Visit vibrant Cape Town and game rich Kruger National Park on this 9 day adventure through South Africa. This tour offers the best of both worlds, a world class metropolitan area steeped in history, and a bush experience renowned as one of the greatest in southern Africa.
Activities: Kayaking, Land, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Africa, South Africa, Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, Timbavati Private Game Reserve
Tour Details
Sea lion encounter while snorkeling
$4,100
EXPLORE

Western Islands Cruise

Cruise on Eric or Letty - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Eric & Letty
  • Hike Prince Philip's Steps
  • Encounter giant tortoises
  • Hike to a salt water lagoon
  • Learn about local conservation
Spend 8 days cruising around the Galapagos Islands and experiencing the unique flora and fauna of each island. Enjoy opportunties to search for wildlife, snorkel, kayak, hike, and more. Board the Eric & Letty for an unforgettable Galapagos trip!
Activities: Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Ecuador, Galapagos, South America, Bachas Beach, Black Turtle Cove, Cerro Colorado, Charles Darwin Center, Dragon Hill, Elizabeth Bay, Espinosa Point, Genovesa, Highlands, Puerto Egas, Rabida, San Cristobal Airport, Tagus Cove, Urbina Bay
Cruise Details
Point Wilston Lighthouse, Port Townsend
$1,895
EXPLORE

Explore Olympic Wilderness & San Juan Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Wilderness Discoverer
  • Hike in Olympic National Park
  • Kayak, paddle board, & birdwatch
  • Watch for orcas in Lopez Islands
  • Discover the Washington Marine Park
Begin your journey in one of the quietest reaches of Puget Sound—Hood Canal, a glacial fjord separating the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas. Prepare yourself for hiking in rainforests and up mountains, paddling in Puget Sound waterways & the San Juan Islands, and searching for birds and orcas on this 8-day cruise.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Deception Pass, Seattle, South Hood Canal
Cruise Details
Penguins rushing up the rocky shore.
$4,300
EXPLORE

Forgotten Islands of the South Pacific

8 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Discover remote New Zealand
  • Hike through windswept rata forests
  • Visit abandoned WWII huts
  • Explore amazing wildlife reserves
  • Witness flowering megaherbs
The islands lying just south of New Zealand are among the most remarkable wildlife reserves in the South Pacific. The Snares, Auckland Islands, and Campbell Island are all UNESCO World Heritage sites with pristine ecosystems. Discover the landscapes and wildlife of these remote islands on this 8-day cruise aboard the Spirit of Enderby.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing
Places: New Zealand, South Pacific, Campbell Island, Carnley Harbor, Enderby Island, Invercargill, The Snares
Cruise Details
Kayaking right before sunset.
$1,850
EXPLORE

Nicaragua Multisport

8 Day Itinerary
  • Tour the colonial city of Granada
  • Kayak through 365 tiny islands
  • Zip line the base of Mombacho
  • Bike around Ometepe Island
Kayak, zip line, bike, and horseback ride your way across Nicaragua on this 8-day multi sport adventure! This active trip explores the best of Nicaragua including Mombacho Cloudforest, San Juan del Sur, and Granada City.
Activities: Biking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Land, Local Market, Wildlife Viewing, Zip Line
Places: Central America & Mexico, Nicaragua, Granada, Managua, Mombacho Volcano, Ometepe, San Juan del Sur
Tour Details
A heard of gemsbok
$3,495
EXPLORE

Namibia Wildlife Experience

12 Day Itinerary
  • Experience the tallest sand dunes
  • Kayak to view wildlife at play
  • Visit a remote Himba village
  • Explore the Etosha salt pans
Begin and end your 12 day Namibia adventure in Windhoek. Travel through sand dunes, National Parks, game reserves, and dramatic landscapes as you search for wildlife and experience the unique cultures that still thrive here.
Activities: Kayaking, Land, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Africa, Namibia, Anderson's Camp, Damaraland Adventurer Camp, Etosha National Park, Huab River Valley, Okonjima Bush Camp, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Windhoek
Tour Details
A beautiful arctic glacier.
$7,495
EXPLORE

Baffin Island & West Greenland

11 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Hike, paddle, and cruise to explore
  • Cross the Arctic Circle
  • Walk on Greenland's ice cap
  • Visit remote Inuit communities
This voyage combines two outstanding locations: Canada’s wild and remote Baffin Island and the glaciated western coast of Greenland. Explore deep fjords, immense icebergs, and small coastal villages while encountering the special wildlife of the Arctic, including birdlife, marine mammals, and polar bears.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Trekking & Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Baffin Island, Canada, Greenland, North America, Cape Mercy, Davis Strait, Disko Bay, Iqaluit, Kangerlussuaq, Monumental Island, Pangirtung, Qeqertarsuaq, Sisimiut, Sunshine Fjord
Cruise Details
The Falkland Islands from above
$10,995
Save $3500
EXPLORE

Antarctic Express - Fly South, Cruise North

10 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Adventurer
  • Save time by flying to Antarctica
  • Experience the Drake Passage
  • Explore the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Enjoy on-board lectures
Take the fastest route to Antarctica – a three-hour flight – and enjoy your first glimpse of the continent from the air, a unique introduction to the vast and dramatic landscape that remains one of the last unspoiled regions in the world. Continue your journey on ship, where a 9-day adventure beyond your wildest imagination awaits.
Activities: Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Chile, Patagonia, South America, Drake Passage, King George Island, Petermann Island, Pleneau Bay, Port of Ushuaia, Punta Arenas, South Shetland Islands
Cruise Details
Enjoy seeing the beauty of these islands on an exciting kayak trip.
$4,125
EXPLORE

Galapagos Multisport

Hotel-Based Tour - 9 Day Itinerary
  • Learn about Galapagos conservation
  • Kayak to Darwin Bay
  • Snorkel San Cristobal's coast
  • Mountain bike through mangroves
Begin your Galapagos travels hiking on San Cristobal Island and continue the journey kayaking, snorkeling,and biking throughout the Galapagos where wildlife awaits at every turn, every trailside, every shoreline! Enjoy an adventurous Galapagos itinerary with unforgettable activities to explore these magical islands.
Activities: Biking, Kayaking, Land, Snorkeling, Trekking & Hiking, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Ecuador, Galapagos, South America, Baltra, Charles Darwin Center, Isabela, Quito, San Cristobal, Santa Cruz
Tour Details
Kayaking in Hawaii's lava tubes.
$3,795
Save $150
EXPLORE

Hawaiian Seascapes

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Explorer
  • Enjoy a paʻina and jam session
  • Take part in exploration activities
  • Visit the Humpback Marine Sanctuary
  • Night snorkel with giant rays
Begin your exploration voyage with a warm Aloha! and board the boutique yacht, Safari Explorer for an 8-day cruise between four islands - Moloka'i, Lana'i, Maui, and Hawaii.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Honomalino Bay, Kailua Kona, Lana'i, Molokai, Olowalu
Cruise Details
Enjoy a kayak trip.
$3,695
Save $150
EXPLORE

British Columbia: Yachter's Paradise

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Quest
  • Enjoy tea at Victoria Empress Hotel
  • Kayak, paddle board & skiff cruise
  • Watch for orcas, seals & sea lions
  • Visit Friday Harbor and its Museum
Settle into the rhythm of the Salish Sea as you discover the wonders and wildlife of the United States/Canadian border. Experience nature walks, kayaking, and skiff excursions on this 8-day yacht cruise around one of the most beautiful locations on earth.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Friday Harbor, Gulf Islands, Harmony Islands, Jervis Inlet, Princess Louisa Inlet, Seattle, Victoria
Cruise Details
Kayaking the Central Pacific coast in Costa Rica
$1,295
EXPLORE

Beaches & Rainforest

8 Day Itinerary
  • Climb a giant kapok tree
  • Raft the Pacuare River
  • Snorkel a large coral reef system
  • Hike through the rainforest
Enjoy this active and varied Costa Rica vacation that is suitable for almost any age of traveler. Plunge down the whitewater of the Pacaure River, experience the jungle adventures of Selva Bananito Lodge, and end with a couple of relaxing days on a Caribbean beach.
Activities: Beach Time, Fishing, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Land, Rainforest Exploration, Snorkeling, Trekking & Hiking, Whitewater Rafting, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Central America & Mexico, Costa Rica, Pacuare River, Puerto Viejo, San Jose, Selva Bananito
Tour Details
Life in an underwater world
$1,495
EXPLORE

Hamanasi Adventure

5-8 Day Itinerary
  • Snorkel & search for marine life
  • Explore the rainforest & ruins
  • River tube in a wildlife sanctuary
  • Choose from a menu of activities
On this 5-8 day Belize tour enjoy both marine and inland adventures. Choose from activities such as snorkeling, exploring Mayan ruins, canoeing, and caving. Customize your stay at Hamanasi to fit your personal preferences!
Activities: Beach Time, Fishing, History, Kayaking, Land, Rainforest Exploration, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Belize, Central America & Mexico, Belize City, Blue Hole National Park, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, Dangriga, Hamanasi Resort
Tour Details
The fertile farmland surrounding Hardangerfjord
$7,990
EXPLORE

Scandinavia by Sea: Denmark, Sweden, and Norway

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Explore regional historical sites
  • Bike along the beaches in Denmark
  • Kayak through Sweden's coves
  • Sample Norwegian fare in Oslo
Fjords, fortresses, and fabulous food; Scandinavia has it all! Explore from Norway’s fjord-laced western coast; hike, cycle, and kayak in Sweden’s enchanting Weather Islands; and delve into the history of the Skagen painters. Discover the delights of Scandinavia’s great cities: Bergen, Oslo, and Copenhagen.
Activities: Biking, Cooking Class, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise
Places: Bergen, Copenhagen, Hardangerfjorden, Hidra, Oslo, Risoer, Skagen
Cruise Details

Why Travel With Adventure Life

More Reasons
Us with our Maasai guide Dennis
Tailored to You
Tell us your travel interests, dreams and desires, then let our experts tailor the perfect trip for you!
Monks conversing in a Buddist temple
Peace of Mind
You can have confidence in our experts' dedication to traveler safety, comfort, & providing a seamless trip.
A pair of friendly sea lions
Responsible Travel
We are fully committed to low impact travel that not only preserves but gives back to the amazing places we visit.
A man photographs a King Penguin at only a few feet away.
Insider Access
Our personal expertise & experience, local partners in our destinations, & access to over 150 small ships are all invaluable to designing your unique journey.

Awards and Accolades

All News