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Kayak Wailua

4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
+1 808-822-3388
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Great way to experience kayaking, hiking and a beautiful waterfall in a few hours

very nice experience for myself and my wife as well as my 2 kids (8 and 10) this was just the right... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
marc D
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laval
Beautiful, muddy, fun-adventure!

Lisa was a fun and informative guide. She even played the bongos while barefoot during the muddy... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Jan R
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Lebanon
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Our kayaking/hiking guided tour adventure is one of the few activities which can be enjoyed by all members of your family including grandma and grandpa. We invite you to read our 2000+ reviews; then check availability and reserve space at our website linked here on Trip Advisor.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“secret falls” (280 reviews)
“the river” (638 reviews)
“our tour guide” (187 reviews)
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4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
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+1 808-822-3388

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

very nice experience for myself and my wife as well as my 2 kids (8 and 10) this was just the right amount of kayak and hiking. Our guide Terada was splendid, her wealth of knowledge of the flora and history of the area added...More

Thank marc D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Lisa was a fun and informative guide. She even played the bongos while barefoot during the muddy hike while our group was slipping and sliding. Tour begins with helpful info - take their advice and wear their old shoes-no flip flops or watershoes ! Beautiful...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Kayaking was fun and the hike to the falls was definitely an adventure. The falls were beautiful and worth the effort. Kyle the guide was extremely knowledgeable and his enthusiasm was great. I just would have liked the additional ramp fee to included in the...More

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GlobalPete2010, Manager at Kayak Wailua, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you very much for your positive review of your kayaking/hiking experience with us. Of all the tour companies which offer this adventure, we have the lowest price as featured on our website. If you are using a coupon and call for a reservation, you...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Thanks to our fantastic guide (Forrest), we had an amazing time on this adventure. After kayaking on the river, you go on a hike (it can be very muddy, so plan to wear appropriate footwear) to a secret waterfall. The hike was approx 30-40 mins...More

Thank lbrignati
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The hiking, kayaking, and waterfall exceeded my expectations and became one of the highlights of my trip. I definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Kayak Wailua is definitely a must on your trip to Kauai! Our guide Jamie was absolutely amazing and extremely knowledgeable about the many beautiful sights and wildlife you will encounter along the way ! She was very professional and extremely informative about the history of...More

Thank AJ9107
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Firstly, the guidebooks and tripadvisor and the company all warn people - this hike can be incredibly muddy and slippy and yes it was! But there was absolutely no misleading people from this company - they were honest about the conditions, they offered advice and...More

Thank C_Crane_333
Reviewed 22 August 2016

There were 4 of us, parents in our 50's with two boys 17 and 18. We took the last trip of the day at 1:00pm and unfortunately we were over an hour late leaving due to having to wait for an earlier group to return....More

Thank lauralarkinh
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My jaded sons who have travelled the world were getting bored of our 2.5 week vacation on Big Island and Kauai until we spent the day with Kayak Wailua. Our guide David, a native Kauaian was perfect as a guide for my sons as they...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Great trip up the river and hike to the falls. Our guide Renee was fantastic and catered the trip well for a fairly diverse range of experience and ability The falls are beautiful and well worth the effort to get there, swimming beneath them is...More

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natullytully
28 May 2017|
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Response from GlobalPete2010 | Property representative |
The kayak paddling is about 45 minutes upstream and 45 minutes downstream with a round trip hike to and from the waterfalls in between the paddling segments. Total duration is about 4.5-5 hours depending upon the fitness of... More
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Aleecalee
14 May 2017|
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Response from GlobalPete2010 | Property representative |
We have two styles of singles if you wish to kayak by yourself. You can also paddle by yourself in a double kayak.
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MoniD914
20 February 2017|
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Response from GlobalPete2010 | Property representative |
Yes to both questions. This combination is not uncommon.
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