Kayakers, unlike pancakes or depressed turtles, muster the will to get themselves upright when flipped upside down. Float through life with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
$25 for a 60-minute Kayak Tour with one drink ticket to the Frying Pan (a $48 value)
$29 for a 60-minute FUN SUP standup-paddleboard session with one drink ticket to the Frying Pan (a $58 value)
$85 for 3.5-hour standup-paddleboard package (a $175 value)
- 60-minute FUN SUP standup-paddleboard tour
- 90-minute SUP Basics class on the basics (20-minute class and 70-minute journey)
- 60-minute SUP Practice course, entirely in the water
$250 for a Statue of Liberty or Bust! kayak package (a $500 value)
- Half-day Kayak Paddle Basics class 1
- Four 90-minute North/South kayaking tours
- 4-hour Statue of Liberty kayak tour
Kayak and paddleboard tours each begin with a 10-minute lesson that covers the basics, which is followed by a 50-minute foray onto the river. The standup-paddleboard package may be used in one day or over the course of several days. Read more about kayak tours and standup-paddleboard tours.
Founded by Eric Stiller, who documented his journey kayaking and bicycling around an entire continent in the book Keep Australia on Your Left, Manhattan Kayak spans a team of instructors who lead kayaking and standup-paddleboarding instruction and tours beneath the city's glittering skyline. Veterans of the fitness industry, MK's instructors use the dynamic currents of the Hudson River and Donald Trump's jacuzzi to train paddlers of all skill and fitness levels in the body-first method, which emphasizes paddling from the core. In addition to leading instruction and tours, MK's crew also leads fitness classes including Liquid Yoga, challenging participants to flow through poses while floating atop a paddleboard, aiming to boost participant health while earning the Statue of Liberty's respect.