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Your tour begins either at Kailua Beach Adventures for the self-guided tour or with hotel pickup for the guided tour. Once you arrive, get outfitted with equipment and listen to a safety orientation and basic kayaking instruction.

Before setting off on the self-guided tour, receive a briefing of the area and recommendations for making the most of your adventure. It’s relatively easy to paddle from Kailua Beach to the Mokulua Islands, Flat Island, and Lanikai Beach, and you have a choice of several spots to land. When finished, return to the shop to shower if desired. This tour is suitable for all experience levels and ages and includes a selection of lunch options.

If you’re on the guided tour, head out to the Mokulua Island seabird sanctuary with your guide. Plus, take a dip in the freshwater pools at Queen's Bath on the island. Next, snorkel off Lanikai Beach and be on the lookout for sea turtles. This tour is suitable for fit kayakers, including children ages 13 years and older. A picnic lunch on the beach is provided.
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Kailua Beach Adventures
This kayaking tour offers two ways to see the islands of Kailua Bay and its green sea turtles and bird sanctuaries—on a guided or self-guided tour. Those on the self-guided tour still receive area information and recommendations before setting out on their own. The small-group guided tour includes commentary on the area's plant and animal life, as well as round-trip transportation from select Waikiki hotels. Both versions of the tour include lunch.
  • Kayaks, snorkel gear, dry bag, lockers, and shower access included
  • Choose from a self-guided kayak tour or a guided one
  • Lunch provided for both tours
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Waikiki hotels for upgraded guided tour
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amazing day out

Had a fantastic time -the guide was very helpful. Perfect day when we went out. Lunch was delicious and enjoyed some fantastic snorkeling. Plan to book again the next time I am in Hawaii.

Thank michaelthian
Reviewed July 3, 2018
Half day kayaking in Kailua Bay with lunch

Nick was an awesome tour guide for our trip. We had drizzly weather as we left the shop with our kayaks and were rained on a bit on our way out to Mukulua Island but that was great as it kept us cool. Nick toured...More

Thank Lindsey G
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile
Kayak day trip to Mukulua Island

This was a beautiful trip out and the island time was a little long but gave us time to rest for the trip back in. The wind picked up on the way back which was very difficult to pull through the waves splashing on to...More

1  Thank Mandy R
Reviewed March 5, 2018
On Guides

Special thanks to both Rick & Olivia my guides who brought us out and back to the bird sanctuaries Is..Even tho the trade winds were blowing that day. Waves were a little ruff going into the wind, but fo course coming back it was a...More

Thank mplspackerfan
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile
Well Organized 2-Hour Tour

Kailua Beach Adventures was really well-organized. Matt and German did a great job of briefing us, getting us outfitted with gear, providing directions on getting to the beach (a five-minute walk), paddling with us to Popoia Island, and walking around the little island. Nice added...More

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