Scenic Guided Lake McLaren Kayak Tour - 3 Hours - For 2



  • Guided tour of Lake McLaren by kayak
  • Tranquil location
  • Home to a wealth of birdlife

With views of cliff faces contrasting with the lush native bush, there is no better way to enjoy Lake McLaren then by kayak. Enjoy a gentle paddle at one of the Bay of Plenty's hidden gems.

  • 2 people
  • Duration - 3 hours
  • Location - View Map
Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Double kayak hire and safety equipment
  • Friendly and experienced guide
  • Transfers from Tauranga
  • Stunning scenery

Meet your guide in Tauranga before enjoying the complimentary transfer to Lake McLaren. Here you'll receive a safety briefing before kayaking the lake amidst a multitude of birdlife, literally within paddles reach.

You will head into the magnificent Mangapapa canyon with water as deep as the cliffs on either side. Let your guide teach you the history of the region as you explore all the natural beauty the region has to offer before heading back to Tauranga.

On the Day

Session Length

Please allow three hours for this experience.

Numbers on the Day

A minimum of two people are required for booking. Groups of up to 40 can be accommodated.


In the event or rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider.

Dress Code

Warm, comfortable clothing and footwear is required; no denim. Bring togs and towel if you also wish to go swimming.

... and Importantly


A moderate level of fitness is required.


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:


  • Over three hours prior to the experience departure: No charge
  • Less than three hours prior to the departure, no shows, late arrivals: Participants forfeit their experience and are therefore not entitled to a refund or to re-book
  • Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances
  • Change of participant is not permitted