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Up a Creek Kayak Tours

#10 of 141 Tours in Naples
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Shell Island Road, Launch Site. Not our physical location., Naples, FL 34103
+1 239-293-6232
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Outstanding kayak tour with an exceptional guide!

I took a 2 hour tour with Susan in the Isles of Capri and it was a wonderful experience. Susan was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
85urquattro
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Boston
Heaven on earth!

Wow!! What a perfect day, perfect way to unwind and disconnect from the rat race. We spent 3.5... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MomMCS
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Chicago
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Naturalist-Guided Kayak Tours in Naples, Marco Island, 10,000 Islands, and Rookery Bay Reserve. Explore mysterious mangrove tunnels, deserted barrier islands and pristine estuaries. All tours led by the owner, Susan. Susan is a Florida Master Naturalist Instructor, Certified Kayak Instructor and loves introducing people to this beautiful environment. Pre-registration required. We use comfortable, new, single sit-on top kayaks. Special group rates available.
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“rookery bay” (45 reviews)
“isle of capri” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Shell Island Road, Launch Site. Not our physical location., Naples, FL 34103
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+1 239-293-6232
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Reviewed yesterday

I took a 2 hour tour with Susan in the Isles of Capri and it was a wonderful experience. Susan was an exceptional guide and she had so much knowledge of the wildlife and waterways in the area. You can definitely tell she loves her...More

Thank 85urquattro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow!! What a perfect day, perfect way to unwind and disconnect from the rat race. We spent 3.5 hours touring the mangroves. Observing the wildlife (birds, fish, dolphin) and simply relaxing. Susan was a wonderful, informative tour guide. I'd highly recommend this trip. No previous...More

Thank MomMCS
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

That about sums it up! Heaven on Earth. It is so beautiful and peaceful it's almost surreal. Thank You so much for your wonderful review. I am very grateful

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for a tour with the smartest, most interesting, and experienced kayak tour leader, you've found the perfect website! This area and its inhabitants are like family to this guide. She knows them and understands them well. She can tell you more about...More

Thank Smcnamara72
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! I am humbled by your beautiful review. Thank You. What makes me happiest is knowing that my guests feel relaxed. Because then, together we can tune into our magnificent surroundings and appreciate it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a beautiful October afternoon, we joined Susan for a tour of the FL mangroves. Having called at the last minute, she couldn't have been more accommodating. Susan is a knowledgeable, friendly, and experienced guide on the water. We highly recommend Up a Creek if...More

Thank bsnaves
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You! You made my day. I am very happy you enjoyed your tour and grateful for your wonderful review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This experience is not to be missed! Susan is an excellent guide and teacher whose passion about the natural environment is contagious. Beginners will learn easily under her thorough instruction. She offers such a variety of locations that you will definitely need to return for...More

Thank Mary M
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Oh thank you! It would be hard not to get excited by all the wonderful life surrounding us. Plus I get to see it through your eyes too! I love the amazement that I see in guests expressions when they see or hear something brand...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved the personalized attention and all of her insight into the marine life and foliage. Even non-paddlers felt comfortable out with her as the guide. We recommend her to anyone!

Thank Laura J
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. It is important to me that people feel comfortable. Then, together we can set off to explore and discover the treasures that day holds for us! I really appreciate your review.

Reviewed 13 October 2017

I've done a couple of kayak tours with Susan. She's great. She makes sure everyone is comfortable and confident in the kayaks before heading out. Then, during the tour, Susan's enthusiasm for the waters, mangroves, and fascinating creatures -- from dolphins to fiddler crabs --...More

Thank Jane E
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank You for taking your time to write such a thoughtful review. Yes, sometimes I feel like a big kid out there exploring. I'm happy you enjoyed the tours.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We have gone with Susan twice, once for the evening cruise and once for a morning outing. She is a great guide and we and our friends all had an excellent time. We will definitely do it again. Our friends from Europe particularly found it...More

Thank Cris R
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank You for your kind review. I find kayaking to be very peaceful and quiet and I'm happy you and your friends did also.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We have paddled with Susan three times. The first small group enabled us to experience nature on the water with Susan's guidance and we enjoyed it so much that we returned with a group of friends that were not all experienced paddlers. Susan provided instruction...More

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SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank You for your wonderful review. It is important that everyone feel comfortable do they can enjoy the experience. I always try to remember how I feel the first time I do something new. I look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We have kayaked with George and Susan of Up a Creek five or six times now and it is a highlight of our holiday. They are such nice people who are alert to the needs and abilities of their guests, allowing them to deliver a...More

Thank Andy G
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

I feel so honored to have customers like you who choose to come again and again. The ultimate compliment. Thank you so much! And thank you for taking your time to write such a nice review for us.

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