The Diverse Ecosystem of Naples
Experience the diverse ecosystem of Naples and the Everglades on a guided kayaking tour! Get up close and personal with wildlife like manatees, gators, dolphins and beautiful birds, as well as lush vegetation.
Kayaking in Naples is the best way to explore the many coastal rivers, canals, and estuaries that the area is known for. Come see this section of the Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge for yourself!
Explore the Mangroves by Kayak
Kayaking in Naples allows you to enter the narrow channels and estuaries that can’t accommodate larger boats, giving you a spectacular glimpse into the breathtaking scenery of the Everglades. As you paddle through the Rookery Bay, one of 29 protected reserves in the United States, you’ll get a firsthand look at the backwaters of southwest Florida, including mudflats, oyster reefs, and mangrove tunnels. Your expert guide is happy to answer any questions you have about the unique ecosystem, while filling you in on the wildlife and plants found here.
With beginner and moderate paddle trips to kayak tours that are more suited to experienced paddlers, Naples tour operators have kayaking adventures for all ages. And with single and tandem kayaks available, you can get some exercise on your own or share the fun with friends and family. You won’t enjoy the same level of peace and tranquility anywhere else. The mangroves and waterways of Naples are truly magical, with memorable sights around every bend and curve. See them for yourself on a Naples kayak tour!