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Stand Up Paddleboard Class and Rentals, Voyageur Canoe Tour for Two, or Tandem Kayak Tour for One at Harbourfront Canoe and Kayak Centre (Up to 58% Off)

Downtown Toronto

93% of 151 customers recommend

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13 islands play host to guided tandem kayak tours, voyageur canoe tours & paddleboard lessons taught by certified instructors

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 1, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required; subject to availability. Must be 10 or older; if 10 must be accompanied by guardian for canoe and kayak tours. Subject to weather conditions. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Before man conquered his fear of water, he amused himself with dust sports such as pushing boulders off cliffs, wrestling tumbleweeds, and falling in the dust. Out-paddle your fears with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

Located on a scenic waterfront south of the CN Tower and Rogers Centre and accessible via the TTC, Harbourfront Canoe and Kayak Centre offers three options with this deal. Three-hour guided tandem kayak tours float among the flora and fauna of a 13-island archipelago. During canoe trips, duos paddle with up to 18 others within a historic Voyageur canoe replica, travelling at a leisurely pace across the inner harbour towards bird sanctuaries and lagoons. Orientation sessions, safety talks, and a chance to pet each boat and feed it a snack precede both tours. For stand up paddleboarders, certified instructors lead a 90-minute introductory lesson, which includes transportation for an additional 15-minute pontoon boat ride to and from the lesson amongst the Toronto Island archipelago.

Harbourfront Canoe and Kayak Centre

The setting sun paints streaks of warm colours across the sky and the CN Tower looms over the harbour as a group of kayakers paddle toward a secluded island. This juxtaposition of city and nature sets the tone for Harbourfront Canoe and Kayak Centre's expeditions into Lake Ontario. During tours, their guides transport groups from the urban jungle of Canada's largest city to the natural environs of 13 Toronto Islands. Whether by kayak, canoe or stand up paddleboard, the tour leaders blaze a watery path toward lagoons and sanctuaries teeming with wildlife, such as egrets, turtles, and turtles doing egret impressions. Tours also pass by historic man-made sights such as The Gibraltar Lighthouse built in 1808.

In addition to guided excursions, Harbourfront Canoe and Kayak Centre's experts schedule both private and group lessons for each of their watercraft types. They can help students obtain certification, or learn invaluable skills such as kayak rescue. The instructors also lead sessions at a pool, which lets students hone their skills regardless of weather conditions.


93% of 151 customers recommend

  • “Central location and nice guides come with the large canoes”

  • “Had a great time!! Be mindful that this groupon tour is for a large group of people on a Canoe & not a private 2 person tour. ”

  • “Just be aware that on Groupon the promotion said that the ticket was to go to the sunset AND weekend canoeing. And it was actually an OR. ”

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    283A Queen's Quay W

    Toronto, Ontario M5V 1A2


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