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Address: 201 Wharf St, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260
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+1 360-221-0229
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Whidbey Island Kayaking Co. is a tour company based on beautiful Whidbey...

Whidbey Island Kayaking Co. is a tour company based on beautiful Whidbey Island, Washington. We specialize in providing unique kayak tours for paddlers of all abilities: 2-hour tours, 4-hour tours, full moon tours, bioluminescence tours, birdwatching tours and sunrise paddles. We offer bike tours too. Advance reservations are required. During the summer, we also allow rentals of our kayaks and paddleboards (SUP).

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Excellent Langley activity

My Husband and I did the sunrise tour at the end of October. Easy booking through the website with a nice personal confirmation over the phone from Krista, the owner. We ended... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 November 2016
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Austin, Texas
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My Husband and I did the sunrise tour at the end of October. Easy booking through the website with a nice personal confirmation over the phone from Krista, the owner. We ended up being the only ones on the tour and our guide was very knowledgeable and modified the trip based on what we were interested in. We spent a... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Hi! Apologies for taking so long to thank you for your review; your post slipped my attention. Thank you! We especially love our sunrise tours because we often see lots of wildlife working on their breakfast. We are always happy to 'modify' because it is all about your experience on the water. We look forward to paddling with you when... More 

Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

For a long time I wanted to go kayaking on Puget Sound. So I made a reservation to do it. When I called Whidbey Island Kayaking, the owner was amazing. As it happened, no one else was scheduled to go kayaking at the time I was requesting, so instead of bringing in a guide to take out only one person,... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us be a part of your Whidbey experience and your 'Bucket List." But hope that it's not the only time you get out on the water with us. Stay calm and Paddle on! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My Husband and I had a great time kayaking last week. Our guide was knowledgeable and shared with us as we were kayaking. It was a relaxing trip which he modified according to our wishes. He reviewed basic safety skills as well as tips to make the trip easier. We also received a 10% discount from the Boatyard Inn as... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Hi! We're very glad that you enjoyed your kayak tour and appreciated your tour guide's help and tips. Thank you for taking the time to post a review! Hope to paddle with you again! More 

Foster City, CA
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My family and I had a great kayaking trip with Whidbey Island Kayaking in Langley last Friday. They have guide-led tours and you can also rent kayaks and SUP to use on your own from them. It was so beautiful to be on the water and to see Whidbey Island, Mt. Rainier and Hat Island from a new perspective. We... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Hi Charlie, Thank you for bringing your family out on a kayak tour with us. You were a great group and we had fun too. And you're right---you haven't really seen Whidbey until you see it from the water. Thank you again for your business! More 

Texas
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We rented a kayak and 2 stand up paddle boards and had them delivered to our rental house on Belles Beach. The service was very good. They told us everything I felt we needed to know to work the equipment. The price was reasonable. I would highly recommend.

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. So glad you folks had fun on the water with our kayak and stand-up paddle boards! We deliver to many places on the island and Bells Beach on the Saratoga Passage is one of our favorites. Hope you folks get back to Whidbey again. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

My boyfriend and I recently got into kayaking and thought it would be great to give it a go on the beautiful Whidbey Island. As soon as I signed us up they were very thorough with their communication. Upon arriving we were greeted by our guide, Travis, and his little doggie, Doors. He was a great guide! He asked us... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your kayak tour. Travis is an outstanding guide--he knows the water, the critters, our equipment and he loves meeting new people. We'd love to have you back for another tour---maybe try one of our longer Whidbey Half Day Adventures. More 

Santa Barbara, California
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62 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

6 of us thoroughly enjoyed our morning Kayak trip. Everyone involved in the company was incredibly professional, helpful, safety conscious and friendly, and made our excursion absolutely awesome! We had slightly overcast skies and calm water, and the guide pointed out numerous Bald Eagles, some nesting. We also saw a seal. The guide was exceptional, sharing interesting history of the... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your recent Whidbey Island Kayaking tour experience. We're glad you saw some of the critters we have here including seals an eagles. And yes, mornings are a great time for tours, especially if you prefer calm water. We hope you do get back to Whidbey some day so we have a chance to paddle... More 

Stevens Point, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We went on the early morning tour of the Saratoga Passage and had a great time. Our guide, Travis, was very knowledgeable and safety conscious and pointed out wildlife and local "sites" along the way. He was very encouraging to us as novice kayakers. We recommend this to anyone that wants to get out there and do something a little... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Hi! We're so glad you enjoyed your kayak tour. I hope Travis's encouragement prompts you to do more kayaking on the future vacations. Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. We really appreciate it! More 

Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

My husband and I booked a kayak tour for his birthday, but I fell sick and had to cancel at the last minute. Krista could not have been nicer or more understanding. She allowed us to reschedule with no penalty. We finally got to take the tour yesterday and it was WONDERFUL! Loads of great blue heron, a mating pair... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your experience and was able to see our beautiful waters and island in a very special way. More 

Snohomish, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

The website was easy to navigate and made registering a breeze. Krista was responsive to questions and very friendly and encouraging. Their equipment is great, (I was pleasantly surprised by the value added bonus of a waterproof phone bag that allowed us to use our phone camera without risk!). Our guide was knowledgeable, friendly, entertaining and generally fun to be... More 

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Krista L, Owner at Whidbey Island Kayaking, responded to this review

Debi, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review for us. You were brave to book a tour in March and I'm so glad you were rewarded with such a gorgeous day. We'd love to show you more of the island and hope to see you again soon. More 

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