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3 hours

Sicily Walking Tours: City Tours

Kayaking in Positano


Experience the Amalfi Coast Up Close: Kayaking in Positano

Kayaking in Positano with Your Own Italy presents an exceptional opportunity to experience the Amalfi Coast from a unique and exhilarating perspective. This adventure is not just about paddling through the azure waters; it’s a journey that combines the thrill of exploration with the serene beauty of Italy’s famed coastline. Designed for both beginners and seasoned kayakers, this tour allows you to glide along the scenic shores of Positano, discovering hidden coves, secluded beaches, and breathtaking views that are inaccessible by land.

Embark on a Sea Adventure
Your kayaking excursion begins on the sun-kissed beaches of Positano, where clear waters meet the vibrant, cliffside village. After a brief introduction to kayaking techniques and safety instructions provided by experienced guides, you’ll set off on your journey, paddling at a leisurely pace to fully absorb the stunning surroundings.

Discover Hidden Gems
As you navigate along the coast, your guide will lead you to hidden gems known only to locals. Explore tranquil coves where you can take a refreshing swim in crystal-clear waters, marvel at the natural arches carved by the sea, and perhaps even spot some of the region’s diverse marine life.

The Magic of Positano from the Sea
Kayaking offers a unique vantage point to appreciate the beauty of Positano and its surrounding landscapes. View the colorful, terraced village from the water, with its domed churches and lush gardens cascading down to the sea. The contrast of the rugged cliffs against the Mediterranean’s deep blues creates a picturesque scene that captures the essence of the Amalfi Coast.

Rest and Recharge
Midway through your adventure, you’ll land on a secluded beach accessible only by water, where you can relax on the shore, enjoy a picnic, or take a dip in the inviting sea. This peaceful interlude provides a moment to recharge and take in the natural beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Your Own Italy: Crafting Unforgettable Coastal Adventures
Choosing Your Own Italy for your kayaking experience in Positano means embarking on an adventure that’s carefully tailored to your interests and abilities. Beyond kayaking, we offer a range of activities and tours that allow you to explore the Amalfi Coast’s beauty, culture, and cuisine in depth.

Set Sail on Your Positano Kayaking Adventure
Are you ready to explore the captivating coastline of Positano by kayak? Contact Your Own Italy to book your adventure and discover the hidden wonders of the Amalfi Coast from the sea. Experience the thrill of kayaking in one of Italy’s most picturesque settings, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

What's Included

Guided Tours: Private guided kayaking tour offers experienced instructors will lead you to the most enchanting spots along the coast, sharing stories and insights about Positano’s history and natural wonders.

Tips for a Successful Kayaking Experience

What to Wear: Comfortable swimwear and a light, long-sleeved shirt for sun protection. Water shoes are recommended for traction and protection.
What to Bring: Sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, and a waterproof camera or phone case to capture the stunning scenery. Don’t forget a water bottle to stay hydrated.
Fitness Level: Kayaking in Positano is suitable for all fitness levels. No prior kayaking experience is required, but participants should be comfortable in the water.
Respect for Nature: The Amalfi Coast is a natural treasure. Help preserve its beauty by following leave-no-trace principles during your kayaking adventure.


Is there a dress code I should know about?
There is a dress code for churches and basilicas. Shoulders and knees must be covered; shorts, miniskirts, and sleeveless shirts are not permitted. It is also recommended that you not take large bags or backpacks on tours that include churches as you may not be permitted to enter and storage accommodations are not usually available.
What if there is bad weather?
Our tours operate rain or shine!
Is tipping customary in Italy?
Tipping is indeed customary in Italy ! It is considered a kind gesture and proper etiquette to leave “a little something extra” depending on the level of service you receive. For a private guide it is suggested to leave 15 – 25 euros for a typical 3-hour tour.
What happens after I’ve requested a booking through your website?
Your Own Italy will send a confirmation email within 24 hours of your booking. You will then be invited to make your payment using a link that will be provided.
Can wheelchair users go on this walking tour?
Not all walking tours are fully accessible for wheelchair users or those with walking disabilities. However, if anyone in your group requires special accommodation, please let us know when completing the booking and we will work out suitable alternative routes.
Can tours be modified?
Yes, we will do our best to adjust any tour to accommodate special requests.
How far in advance should I book my walking tour?
Tours should be booked 48 hours in advance. While we cannot guarantee availability if booking occurs in less than 48 hours, we will do our best to accommodate your request.
What are Your Own Italy’s payment terms?
Full payment is due when the tour confirmation email is sent, within 24 hours of your booking. You will be provided with a link to our payment page. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.
What is your cancellation policy?
Tours must be canceled by email 24 hours prior to the start of the tour. If cancellation is made in less than this time, Your Own Italy cannot guarantee a full refund.
How do I amend a reservation?
Any changes to existing reservations must be requested by email. All efforts will be made to accommodate changes, but they cannot be guaranteed.
What should I do if I have a larger group than the size suggested on the website?
Your Own Italy is delighted to accommodate large groups. Please specify the number in your party when booking, and every effort will be made to organize a tour within the time limits provided.

Meeting Point

Please specify when booking whether you would prefer to meet your private guide at your accommodations or at a designated point near the highlights of the tour.

Duration Of Tour

Walking Tours last approximately 3 hours unless otherwise specified.
Tour times are average – some groups prefer a more leisurely pace with fewer sites, with your private guide, this is your option.