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We offer a range of kayaking tours and courses on Lake Brienz, around Switzerland and abroad for beginners to advanced paddlers. We are Interlaken's specialist kayak school and offer coaching and camps in Switzerland and abroad in sea, surf and...more
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Am Quai 1, Interlaken 3806, Switzerland
+41 79 906 05 51
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a great experience to kayak during the winter! Maria was a goood Kayaking instructor! View was splendid, Definitely worth a try!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rowena T
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Winter Tour was an awesome way to take in all the scenic views of Interlaken. Out of all the activities we did during our time here, this was definitely our favorite. Amazing views and great guides, highly recommend!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aleighv11
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The winter kayak tour was awesome. Beautiful views, great equipment, and excellent guide (Maria!). Definitely recommend!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was so awesome and perfect in every way! The views are breathtaking, and our guide (Maria) was so amazing! She knew so much, was so friendly, and gave lots of recommendations for the rest of our stay in Switzerland. Perfect amount of time on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank allienag
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did the winter kayaking yesterday with Dave and it was the best thing we could have done! It was an absolutely amazing experience and Dave was lovely and made it super enjoyable. Even though it rained a little bit, it just made it even...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mahaliaking
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

i was an amazing day with an amazing coach Peter he was cool ,profesional and so freindly, the water is very clear like crystal, enjoying every moment during kayaking ,its highly recomended , do not come to interlakn without kayaking with amazing Peter

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mohamedaI9474UF
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went kayaking with my guy and there was one other in our group that was so happening to be staying at our hostel also, so it was a fun small group. Our guide, Peter was awesome! We went out on Lake Brienz kayaking for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ColeMarieL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the most amazing morning out on the peacful lake. We were lucky enough to have been the only 2 who had booked for the morning. Steve is the best tour guide. He was easy to talk to and constantly making sure we were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank IngeNortje
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing experience. Totally worth it and something everyone should do during an Interlaken winter. It may sound weird but the whole kayak tour was surreal, peaceful and WARM! Full dry suit and excellent kayaks. Maria our guide was patient and sociable and found...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarcCheckley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was perfect weather for our day out and absolutely loved the experience! Peter, our instructor, was super friendly and helpful as I was a little nervous before hand😊 A small group made it even more enjoyable as well. Really good price for what was included!

Date of experience: January 2019
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1 June 2017|
Response from HightideKayakSchool | Property representative |
Yes it is, but unless you're fishing from the shore you will need to get a permit from the tourist office. For a permit, you have to have some sort of fishing certificate I believe, Hope this helps, Cheers, Dave
31 May 2017|
Response from HightideKayakSchool | Property representative |
If that's the Alpenrose hotel in Wilderswil it's bot too far at all... You just need to jump on the train (5mins) to Interlaken Ost and then the connecting bus 103 to Bönigen See. This is all free with the Interlaken Guest... More