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John Gray's Sea Canoe

2,914 reviews
About John Gray's Sea Canoe
After 12 years designing and developing one of the World's most highly awarded Ecotourism companies, John "Caveman" Gray goes his own way by forming "John Gray's SeaCanoe" with 18 of his most loyal and experienced guides. "After 12 years in Phuket, the experiment ran its course and I was packing for Polynesia," says Gray, "but when all these guides showed up, I had no choice but to stay and do another start-up."
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Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went on the Hong by Starlight sea canoe trip as it was recommended to us by family. We were picked up at our resort in Rawai (with no extra charge like some tours were quoting for pickup in that area) and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Phuket a few years ago and did this tour. We are now in Phuket with family (group of 11 people).and once again did this tour. John Gray you outdid yourself. I highly recommend this tour. The staff were very friendly and also made sure...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nickvasa
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband, ten year old son and I had an awesome day on the John Gray Sea Canoe tour. The scenery, caves and lagoons are spectacular. Our personal guide Charlie was friendly, funny, very knowledgable about the area and he expertly steered our canoe through...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My 73 year old mother and I took this excursion and it was our best day in Thailand! The staff were all amazing and we were even lucky enough to have John Gray himself present on the day we participated. From the fantastic meals cooked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank jayneigh
Reviewed 5 days ago

My experience with the John Gray Sea Canoe tour was awesome! I went on an all day tour 1/6/2019. The locations we visited were some of the most beautiful places I've ever seen. The crew was innovative, attentive and incredibly friendly. The crew all loved...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing way to spend an afternoon and evening. The caves are a great experience and going in the afternoon means no crowds. The food for lunch and dinner was excellent. The best part of the tour is watching the sunset and then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shane N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic time! If you love natural beauty and want to spend your time with people that care about conserving it then this is the place to go. Our guide "Cha" was amazing and did an exceptional job. This is a must do...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this tour as a group of six family members without having much information beyond word-of-mouth from a friend. It turned out to be a well organized and memorable day - a highlight of our trip to Thailand. They arranged pickup and drop-off from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the afternoon and evening sea kayak tour to Panak and Hong islands in Phang Nga bay. The transport to and from the islands is on a big boat which also serves as the the base for the day. We had a simple lunch...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TundraHill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it.The organisation is top, even in changing conditions.Everyone is very friendly and one gets assistance with paddling, taking pictures, or even where and what to look for.Lots of fun, good food, great memories.

Date of experience: January 2019
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JohnGray-LingYai, Owner at John Gray's Sea Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review. You covered all the Hittites. I', happy you enjoyed our trip.

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Trail578750
15 January 2019|
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Response from DevonMazzer | Reviewed this property |
We got a good hour on a deserted beach. We could choose to jump off the side of the boat and swim to shore or paddle in on our canoe
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Sun-Seeker-Sun-Lover
3 January 2019|
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Assume there was a typo and you meant 'safe' to take your camera? Definitely safe on the boat. I guess there is always a slight risk if taking it on the canoe simply because of the size of the canoe, getting in/out of it... More
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STLkerryL
31 December 2018|
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Response from ESJ8453 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with your hotel and see if they can arrange a ride.
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