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Guided Kayak Adventure on Helford River & Frenchman's Creek

Hop on this 2-hour kayak excursion and discover the Frenchman's Creek, inspiration for Daphne Du Maurier’s famous novel.

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Guided Kayak Adventure on Helford River & Frenchman's Creek
  • Discover the peaceful and serene Frenchman's Creek from your kayak.
  • Learn about the local wildlife and culture from your experienced Kayak Guide.
  • Explore shipwrecks and swimm in secluded beaches.

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Guided Kayak Adventure on Helford River & Frenchman's Creek

What to expect?

Guided Kayak Adventure on Helford River & Frenchman's Creek

Frenchman’s Creek is a peaceful and stunning inlet off the Helford River, which offers a rich array of sights from the kayak.

Your adventure starts from Budock Vean Hotel private beach, from where you Guide will lead you towards the Helford Passage, passing sailing boats and banks of ancient oak forest. Paddling across the The Helford you enter Frenchman’s Creek, the inspiration for Daphne du Marier’s novel ‘Frenchman’s Creek’. The serene surroundings on calm waters are amazing with shipwrecks and secluded beaches situated on the creek. On sunny days there is an opportunity to swim in the soft waters of the creek, before paddling back to Budock Vean.

Price and optionals

Guided Kayak Adventure on Helford River & Frenchman's Creek
  •   From: € 54.00 per person

Important info

Guided Kayak Adventure on Helford River & Frenchman's Creek
  •   Duration: 2 hours
  •   Effort: Active
  •   Skills required: Beginner, Intermediate
  •   Difficulty level: Easy
  •   Languages spoken: English
  •   Minimum booking (n_ of participants): 1
  •   Maximum booking (n_ of participants): 8

All equipment is provided including wetsuits, buoyancy aidswaterkayaks and paddles

Not included in the Tour:

  • A high resolution USB stick with pictures of the adventure is available for an additional £15.
  • Merchandise: T shirts, Caps, Beach Ponchos Hand Made in St Agnes, Cornwall will be available for purchase after the Tour.

This is an easy guided tour on the Helford River and creeks, suitable for all ages. However, children have to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and the guide will determine whether the sea conditions are suitable for them.

Before the kayak adventure begins, your Guide will go through a detailed safety briefing with all participants and a health questionnaire will also have to be filled out.

In the summer we run 4 tours per day and can accommodate 8 people (on 4 tandem Kayaks) per tour.

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Member of WILDSEA Europe since 09/08/2019
Koru Kayaking - North Coast
Koru Kayaking offers stunning guided kayak adventures on the North and South coasts of Cornwall (UK).
Koru Kayaking - North Coast
Quay Road TR5 0RY
St Agnes Cornwall (UK)

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