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Bioluminescence Night Kayaking Tour

  • Get up close to bioluminescence and watch it glow
  • Kayak through protected wetlands at night
  • Expert guide takes you to a spot with little light pollution
Bioluminescence Night Kayaking Tour
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Bioluminescence Night Kayaking Tour
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See plankton glow in the water below you as you paddle through the Banana River on this nighttime bioluminescence kayaking tour. Follow your guide through the protected wetlands of the Merrit Island Refuge to a spot with almost no light pollution, making for amazing visibility of the bioluminescence sea life.
What to Expect
• Meeting location will be emailed upon confirmation.
• Once the group has been checked in, your guide will go over safety instructions and basic kayaking
• The group will then start the kayaking tour. You will get to see the waters glow through your paddle and through the touch of your hands. Depending on the overcast, you can also sometimes see the Milky Way Galaxy above along with all the other beautiful stars.
• Kayaking time will roughly be 90 minutes, from there we will return to shore to finish the tour.
• We ask that all guest remain at the meeting location until dismissed by the guide to be sure that all guest have returned safe.
• Once you party is dismissed, you are good to go!
Reviews (83)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Such a unique experience!!

We had a wonderful time with our guide, Jared. Hes very knowledgeable and personable! Leaned all kinds of new things about the comb jellies and the plankton! Got to see some dolphins and heard the manatees talking with each other! My only complaint is that...More

2  Thank sarachristine55
Ramesh B, Office Staff at BK Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Sara! Thank you for this awesome review! Jared is a great guide who loves to share his knowledge with guests. We will be sure to pass along your kind words to him. You are also very correct about the bug spray. We always try...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic guides and wonderful wildlife

This evening I was booked onto the sunset kayaking tour, and I am so glad that I went! We saw so much wildlife - manatees, many species of birds, and both types of bioluminescence, which I felt incredibly lucky to catch. Special shout out goes...More

1  Thank 123maddys
BK A, Office Staff at BK Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this awesome review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your tour with all types of wildlife on the Indian River Lagoon. Being able to see both the dinoflagellate bioluminescence and the bioluminescent comb jellies really is an awesome and special experience!...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile
Amazing tour

It was my first time kayaking Dylan and Renee were amazing tour guides and made it tons of fun. I would highly recommend this to anyone who wants to have a great night with great people. Most definitely doing it again.

1  Thank Timothy L
BK A, Office Staff at BK Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thank you for this review, Timothy! We are so glad that you enjoyed your tour and that our guides made you feel comfortable. Whenever you are ready for your next adventure, we will be happy to see you again!

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Bioluminescence Tour in Clear Kayaks – Neon Nights

BK Adventure is a first-grade organization from office staff to the guides! Our night tour was supposed to be at 8pm; however, my family and I caught unexpected traffic driving up to Titusville. I called the office three hours prior to see if we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank MichelleC9263
BK A, Manager at BK Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you for your review Michelle! So glad you enjoyed your experience with BK Adventure! Jerry and Christian are great guides, so glad you enjoyed their enthusiasm and knowledge about the ecosystem. You have very good tips, we recommend quick drying long sleeves and pants,...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Awesome Exploration

The staff were really energetic, approachable and professional. The actual kayaking distance isn't much, I was alone and I didn't get tired. You can really see the flickers of light as you paddle. The really big globs of light are actually "jellies" which you can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicholas J
BK A, Office Staff at BK Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi Nicholas, thank you for this awesome review! We are so happy that you had such a great experience with our guides! They are who make the tours so fun! The comb jellies that you mentioned are beginning to come into their peak season as...More

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