San Diego Holiday Lights Kayak Tour

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$75 for REI Members

$95 for non-members

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  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 8 people

Our favorite thing about winter? Heading out on the water for a festive evening tour of the San Diego Boat and Bay Holiday Lights from an uncommon vantage point! This 3-hour kayak tour on the San Diego Bay delivers precisely that, offering unparalleled views away from the heaviest crowds. Every year the marina and waterfront properties light up in celebration of the holidays for all to see. Perfect for anyone with a little kayaking experience, we'll bring everything you need to enjoy your time on the water and share some paddling tips along the way. This is a must-see event that you won't want to miss!

  • Basic instruction in a single cockpit style kayak, followed by a slow and easy tour to view holiday lights on the water
  • Paddling equipment provided

What to bring with you

Map image of Shelter Island Shoreline Park

More directions and information

Meet your REI Outdoor School Instructors in the parking lot by the boat ramp at Shoreline Park to sign in and sign waivers. Please look for the REI Van and a colorful array of kayaks and gear!