Noosa Everglades Kayak and Canoe Tours
At Kanu Kapers we offer two types of tours – guided and self-guided. If you’d like to explore the spectacular Noosa Everglades at your own pace either alone or with friends, then self-guided is for you. If you’d like one of our experienced team members to accompany you and lead you into the Everglades wilderness, we offer half and full-day guided tours.
One Day Self Guided Tour
8.30 am to 3.00 pm – Our most popular tour – If you would like the added adventure of guiding yourself, this option is available in our magnificent double sea kayaks. This is a well supported tour with all the assistance you need to become a confident kayaker and feel like you know where you are going. The tour includes: all kayak and safety equipment, map with photo and text, kayak and land mark orientation & kayaking instruction.
Half Day Guided Tour
8.30 am to 1.30pm – This remarkable experience offers a chance to visit secluded locations by kayak and truly experience the natural beauty and wildlife in the heart of the Noosa Everglades. This tour is suitable for all levels of fitness and age. Trips include professional guide, all equipment, a delicious and hearty brunch and an unforgettable experience.
One Day Guided Tour
8.30 am to 3.00 pm – Experience the serenity and diversity of the Noosa Everglades water ways which includes: Lake Cootharaba, Kinaba, Fig Tree Lake and the Upper Noosa River also known as the river of mirrors. This tour requires a medium level of fitness and includes professional guide, all equipment, a delicious hearty lunch and an unforgettable experience.
Two Day Self Guided Tour
8.30 am day one to 3.00 pm on the last day -Experience the freedom and exhilaration of being in charge of your own kayak adventure. Go where you want, with who you want, at your own pace and decide where you want to camp.
Three Day Self Guided Tour
Experience the freedom and exhilaration of a two night adventure, being in charge of your own kayak adventure. Go where you want, with who you want, at your own pace and decide where you want to camp.
Four Day White Water Adventure
Guided by Australian Kayaking Champion, Vivienne Golding, learn how to paddle your own canoe in grade two white water rapids, experience the exhilaration of canoeing down a wild and remote river, camping beside a gently flowing stream and enjoying delicious healthy hearty meals.
The Noosa Everglades
Hidden within the Cooloola section of the Great Sandy National Park is one of the Sunshine Coast’s best kept paddling secrets, the Noosa Everglades. Best explored by canoe or kayak, the upper reaches of the Noosa River and the Everglades represent an ancient waterway that has existed unchanged for thousands of years.
Kanu Kapers offers half, one, two and three day guided and self guided tours in our easy to paddle and stable sea kayaks. A kayak tour into the Noosa Everglades is an inspiring day out among some of the most spectacular scenery you will find any where in the world. Kayak hire is simple with our sleek, modern, comfortable expedition sea kayaks.
The Noosa Everglades are situated within Noosa Biosphere, Queensland’s first UNESCO Biosphere promoting harmony between people and nature through education, conservation and sustainable activities. The Noosa Biosphere Reserve encompasses 150,000 hectares of land and sea in which you can investigate the diversity of our eco-systems and culture. A wetland of international importance, it is the only river system in Australia that has its entire upper catchment protected in National Park.
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