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Kayak Across London

The Plan

As the light start’s to fade join us for an evening paddle right through the centre of London. Seeing all of London’s landmarks brightly bathed in light, Houses of Parliament, St Paul’s, Bank Side, The City Tower Bridge and the Old Naval College to name a few.

This adventure starts on the beach at Vauxhall Bridge and finishes in Greenwich. It is planned to coincide with the falling tide, making the trip suitable for all abilities. We use stable double kayaks with rudders, all kit provided and staffed by professional guides. The event is for adults only.

The trip will finish at Greenwich next to the Old Naval College, a 10 minutes walk to DLR station. The adventure will take around 2 to 2.5 hours.

What’s Included?

  • Buoyancy Aids
  • Paddles
  • Lights when required
  • Waterproofs (jacket and trousers)
  • Professional instructors

What to wear

Bring comfortable clothes to paddle in, dress for the weather including a pair of ┬átrainers you don’t mind getting muddy. We supply all equipment including good quality waterproofs. Also, bring a complete change of clothes.


Invite a friend

Start Point

On the beach
By 67-68 Albert Embankment
London, SE1 7TP

We will be on the beach at Vauxhall on the south side of the river close to the bridge, nearest tube station is Vauxhall. Head to the river and you will see us on the beach with the yellow kayaks. The trip will finish at Greenwich next to the Old Naval College, and a 10 minutes walk to Cutty Sark DLR station.

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