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“Taking sea kayaking off my bucket list!”
Review of Avolo Plein Air

Avolo Plein Air
Ranked #1 of 7 Tours in Perce
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Come to live of the most spectacular a maritime experience by paddling with the flow. While following the famous Perce rock, you could be lucky to make nice meetings like some : whales, seals and sea birds. Accompanied and supervised by one of our professional guides, you will have the pleasure to learn more on the characteristics of the biodiversity of the area. An adventure embellish with anecdoctes and histories, you will live a secure activity as mush to the young families as to the skilled paddlers.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I didn't expect this to be so easy--they have great equipment that made it a pleasure to paddle. Our guide was very good ay helping us enjoy what he clearly enjoyed--watching wildlife and kayaking the clear, serene waters around the rock.

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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Shout out to Avolo and especially Gaétan! We took the 2 hour tour to The Rocher at 5:15 pm, and the lighting at that time of day was amazing. The 2-seater kayaks are quite stable, and they outfit you with the proper gear to be comfortable on the water. It's a relatively easy paddle with a few "more intense" moments when you are less sheltered. But just paddle hard and you will be fine. Bonus: Gaétan took great pictures of us with the hole in the background. Now that deserves a tip!!

Thank SylvieMP
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Jeffrey S, Directeur général at Avolo Plein Air, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Wow thank you so much for your great comments! We make sure that our gear is the best you can have to enjoy the ride. It's been a pleasure having you here, have a great summer !

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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time on the Rocher trip. The scenery was beautiful, and Kevin, our guide, was very fun and informative. Just don't expect him to buy you a drink before he asks to look up your (kayak) skirt. Would definitely love to make the 17-hour drive from mid-western Ontario to come here again.

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Reviewed September 6, 2016

-- On request, John the kayak tour guide, opened gave a 7 AM tour of Perce rock.
-- They usually open at 8 AM.

-- John seemed to know a lot about the Rock formations geological and history details.

-- The gear included wind jackets and all the essentials.
-- Some of us did not know swimming and had never kayaked before. John made us feel very comfortable and walked us through everything.
-- Great sense of humor.
-- There prices are competitive and their office is right next to a pub, parking lot, ice cream place and coffee shop.

Thank m j
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

I would highly recommend a kayaking tour guided by Avolo Pleir Air. All the equipment you need is provided, even dry bags for your phones/cameras/wallets etc. Our guide, Jonathan, was extremely knowledgeable, inclusive, and helpful. This tour is something that anyone with basic paddling skills would find fun and accessible. Even if you're a total beginner, I got the impression that the guide would ensure that you're safe and having fun. An experienced ocean kayaker would not be challenged by the 2 hour tour, but this trip is nevertheless a great introduction to the area. Our guide was very passionate about the sport, and very well-informed about the local wildlife and geography. I gained a lot from this trip. My only regret is that we didn't book the 4 hour expedition.

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