Kayaking in Manly, Sydney, New South Wales Australia

Skill Level:
All Levels
Manly is a suburb of northern Sydney. Historic landmarks, sandy beaches, hidden coves and impressive National Parks are certainly part of the charm of this destination. Kayaking is one of many activities that visitors can choose from.

As long as you can swim, you can paddle the kayak and admire Sydney’s Harbor from the water. Paddle the pristine waters and explore the magnificent beaches of Sydney’s outer North Harbor around Manly. Paddlers can choose to either paddle alone or request for a guided tour. Manly hosts several options of kayak tour centers. Paddlers can also choose a single or double of which both are solid and stable. The whole tour lasts about three hours.

It is suitable for novice and advanced kayakers of a reasonable fitness. The best periods are in spring and autumn when the weather is not too hot (20-25°C / 68-77°F). Best times to go kayaking is either early in the morning or early in the afternoon. Last but not least, bring a dry change of clothes, drinking water, sunscreen and a hat.