Fancy a pure adventure guaranteed to float your boat?
You don't have to travel far to tap into your wild side. Cast away to secret islands. Spot kingfishers, otters and water snakes. Pause for a pint with friends by the river side. Whether you’ve got two hours or two days, leave the grind of the nine-to-five behind as you stretch your limbs and your mind on a kayaking trip.
Paddle to a picturesque pub on the Thames, castaway to river islands, or take the plunge for a wild swim if you dare. From pub trips along the backwaters to wilderness wild camps, all of our kayaking adventures are within easy reach of London.
The Eel Pie Island Kayak Adventure
This scenic and sociable paddle is a firm favourite. Hit the River Thames and paddle around Eel Pie Island, stopping for a mid-point pint at The White Swan, a charming riverside pub in Twickenham, London.
Suitable for all abilities, this easy-going paddle passes through idyllic Surrey countryside, with a pit stop at a traditional 17th Century pub where the tide laps the garden tables. Bask in the sunny garden or hunker by the log fire, before drifting back downstream to your start point at River Lane.
Duration: 2.5 hours
Departure point: River Lane, Petersham
Boat: Single Kayak - please see our other listing to use a Canoe
What to bring: Reusable water bottle, Spare clothes/footwear, towel, footwear you don't mind getting wet.
Physical requirements: This trip is suitable for beginners and experienced alike, but a reasonable degree of fitness is required to paddle for up to an hour at a time with short breaks.
Available on the Bookado Gift Card