Kayak Tours | San Juan

Kayaking San Juan Island is a major attraction and has people coming to the island from all over the world. We have developed a range of kayak tours that offer the best routes for whale watching combined with adventure. Our west side kayak routes offer the best opportunity to encounter orca whales in the wild. Kayaking trips for the west side paddle route are the Full Day, Half Day and Sunset Kayak Tours. Multi Day Kayak Camping Tours are perfect for those looking for adventure. The 2 and 3 Day Kayak Tour routes will spend some of the tour time in the orca sanctuary while the rest of the kayak tour time will be spent exploring other areas of the islands.

Reserving a kayak tour with Discovery, you can rest assure you are getting the best kayak experience offered on San Juan Island. From our professional team of kayak guides to the quality of our equipment, you will notice the Discovery difference once we are on the water.

The below listings will direct you to detailed descriptions of each Kayak Tour San Juan Island.

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Half Day Kayak Tour

KAYAK TOUR OVERVIEW Half Day Tours will operate into October Mobile Devices Book Here The Half Day Kayak Tour has quickly become the most popular San Juan Island Kayak Tour option we offer. The Half Day Tour provides the perfect amount of water time and still have room for other activities the same day. With 3 … Continued


Full Day Kayak Tour

KAYAK TOUR OVERVIEW Mobile Devices Book Here The Full Day Kayak Tour is where it al began. Spending the day on the water is one of the best ways to experience kayaking San Juan Island. The Full Day offers the most time in prime whale watching territory. With more time we are able to travel … Continued

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Griffin Bay Half Day Kayak Tour

Please Call To Reserve Tucked into the east side of San Juan Island, just outside of Friday Harbor, Griffin Bay is the perfect destination for calm water kayaking. Here, paddlers are exposed to scenic views across San Juan Channel, as well as wildlife viewing opportunities. This is a popular hangout spot for harbor seals, waterfowl, … Continued

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Sunset Kayak Tour

KAYAK TOUR OVERVIEW Mobile Devices Book Here Sunset Kayak Tours are a photographers dream and one of the best San Juan Island Kayaking Tours. Departing from the west side of San Juan Island, the best place to see orca whales, and to see the sunset. With views of Vancouver Island and the Olympic Mountains it is truly … Continued


Bioluminescence Kayak Tour

The Bioluminescence Kayak Tours offer guests the opportunity to experience one of natures amazing light shows. The San Juan Islands of Washington State have good tidal exchanges that yield highly nutrient rich bodies of water, creating an environment with a wide diversity of microorganisms. Some of which are bioluminescent, create their own light. Bioluminescence is … Continued

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San Juan Island Kayak and Camping Tours

A Multi-Day San Juan Island Kayak Tour is truly the ultimate island experience. These pacific northwest gems are widely known to offer some of the best sea kayaking on the west coast. We offer 2-Day, 3-Day, and 5-Day overnight tours so guests can select the best option for the amount of time they have. Each … Continued

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Custom and Private San Juan Island Kayak Tours

Private Kayak Tours. San Juan Island is one of the best sea kayak touring destinations in the United States. San Juan offers one of the best opportunities to kayak with killer whales. Whale watching on San Juan Island is one of the primary vacation activities. We recognize there are some that would prefer to reserve … Continued


Mothership Tour

San Juan Island Mothership Kayak Tour Discovery Sea Kayaks is excited to offer this new and unique San Juan Island adventure.  The San Juan Islands have always been considered a world class sea kayak destination.  Combined with the excitement of sailing and you have everything you could ever want from an adventure vacation to the … Continued