3. Captain Jack's Tours & Events - (805 564-1819)
Offering wine tasting experiences, horseback riding, boat charters, and some excellent kayaking options too, Captain Jack's Tours and Events is one of the best places to go if you're looking to make the most of your stay in Santa Barbara and try a few new things. The company's 'Heaven on Earth' kayaking tour is a really popular choice, combining some open ocean kayaking fun with a little horseback riding back on dry land, and tours of the harbor and coastline are also available at competitive rates.
4. Cal Coast Adventures - 736 Carpinteria St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (805 628-2444)
As the name suggests, Cal Coast Adventures specializes in every kind of adventure you could possibly imagine along the beautiful coast of California, focusing on Santa Barbara in particular. Whether you're looking for bike tours, surf lessons, paddle board tours or kayaking, this company has your back. They offer some very interesting kayak tours of the West Beach and Santa Barbara Harbor, with each tour being led by a fully trained and highly knowledgeable guide.
5. Santa Barbara Sailing Center - 302 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (805 962-2826)
As the name suggests, Santa Barbara Sailing specializes in sail boats, offering charters, rentals, and lessons, but they also offer a nice array of options for kayakers too. Kayak rentals can be enjoyed at very affordable rates, with both single and tandem kayaks available for renting, and private guided tours of the Santa Barbara coastline can also be reserved for you and your friends or family.