kayak - Up to 6 people
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Discover Orkney


Orkney offers the sea kayaking a feast of options. Numerous islands and coastlines around Orkney Mainland offer challenge in tides and swell and shelter. During our week we will make the most of the conditions, and see some of the beautiful coastlines and take in some historic sites such as Scapa Flow.

Key points:

  1. 6 days paddling - paddling Sunday 19th-Friday 24th
  2. Suitable for intermediate paddler
  3. Kirkwall campsite-based - camping / pods available
  4. Fully-supported
  5. Plenty opportunities for coaching and practice incl journey planning

Ferry crossing from Scrabster or Gill's Bay (Further details on logistics will be discussed in advance). We will have time to explore some of the fascinating archeological sites.

What to bring

  1. Regular day trip paddling gear incl helmet
  2. Campsite kit
  3. Maps


Suitable for experienced group paddlers and intermediate paddlers - Orkney has tides and winds.

Not sure? Read this guide to skill levels to help you decide if this is right for you.


Paddling plans will be made daily depending on weather and tides. Over the course of the week, we aim to explore several islands and tidal areas.

£520 for adults
No times available


Flexible and reasonable

  1. Full refund minus £20 admin fee if the booking is under or equal to £200 (not including hire fees) and cancelled at least a full 7 days prior to the activity start time.
  2. Full refund minus £20 admin fee if the booking is over £200 (not including hire fees) and cancelled at least a full 28 days prior to the activity start time.
  3. If the conditions on the day aren’t ideal but the activity still takes place, the customer will not be eligible for a refund.

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Where we'll meet

Based in the campsite in Kirkwall

Sea Kayak Alice
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