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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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All reviews lake brienz high tide guide maria half day tour amazing afternoon great guide great equipment took pictures amazing photos wet suits small group weather was perfect outdoor activity a lot of fun an incredible experience highlight of our trip beautiful scenery
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Reviewed yesterday

Our guide Maria was absolutely amazing. She first outfitted us with dry suits then took us on a beautiful paddle on the lake which is clear and blue. Then she took us up to an old castle with an amazing view. She was also nice...More

Thank Edith R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I joined the hightide kayak-tour from Bönigen (Interlaken) on a sunday morning in November - for both of us it was the first time that we went kayaking. All together we were a group of 6 and the hightide-coach Maria. Everything was...More

Thank Brigitta J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was by far the best thing to do whilst visiting interlaken, the views were amazing and our instructor maria was really nice, she looked after us well and took some amazing photos. Overall an amazing thing to do, would definitely recommend

Thank Cole S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a great day and overall experience. The guide was awesome and the views were amazing. I would highly recommend!

Thank Dream24910291587
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was one of the best things I have ever experienced! My friends and I decided to do this last minute this while staying in Interlaken for the weekend and I 100% recommend it! It was a small group of 5 (they take up to...More

Thank Annie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I had the best time during this kayak excursion!! Thank you Pete and Maria!! So beautiful here and such a unique experience. The instructors also take great photos the whole time so that you have memories to share when you return home!

Thank Annika G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a last minute kayaking trip and it was the best decision we made while in Switzerland! Pete and Maria were both amazing guides and I've never seen prettier sites in my life. Highly recommend!

Thank Freedom11372848354
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent time kayaking in the Swiss Alps with Maria. She was a great guide and since we already had some experience in kayaking she showed us more new tricks which can help us in the future. She also provided hot tea and...More

Thank Damian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hightide Kayak school was AWESOME! I went on their winter kayak tour and my guide Maria far exceeded my expectations. She was extremely knowledgeable, patient and friendly. She captured the entire experience on camera and even had hot tea and cookies as a surprise treat...More

Thank Jenna R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had an excellent time kayaking amongst the Swiss Alps with Maria. She was a terrific guide, and we lucked out with the weather in the morning! Couldn’t have asked for a better morning. Not to mention there is an excellent restaurant directly adjacent to...More

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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