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Wailua Kayak Adventures

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Address: 1345 Ulu St, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
Phone Number: +1 808-639-6332
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Fun day! Professional and friendly group from start to finish. Exceeded expectations! Troy taught us a lot the area as well as some island history. Highly recommend.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Fun day! Professional and friendly group from start to finish. Exceeded expectations! Troy taught us a lot the area as well as some island history. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We did the afternoon tour, which in the spring time is apparently the better one to do since the sun is more likely to come out. The owners were super friendly and accommodating, they supply you with a dry bad to put your stuff in and even shoes to get wet if you need them. They suggested to wear your... More 

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Glendale, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

New took this excursion today. It was really great. It was a good workout, but there was a wide range of fitness levels in our group and everyone did just fine! David was an awesome and friendly guide who was knowledgable about the island and gave really good information. We would absolutely go this tour again, and definitely recommend it... More 

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59 reviews 59 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We did a couples special and the business is run by a wonderful family. They were friendly, helpful and accommodated all our needs. The lady who booked the tours son was our tour guide. Cole was informative and was a great guide! he was down to earth and such a gentle soul and was passionate about his job which was... More 

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SacTown
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Wailua Kayak Adventures does an excellent job throughout the entire excursion. I especially appreciated that they keep each group small for increased mobility and speed; and the early departure to beat the crowds at the falls.

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Kirkland, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Eden was our guide. He is very patient and we took the afternoon tour and when we got back to the dock, it was almost 6:30. He told us a lot about the plants along the way and some history as well. The river is really calm and very good for beginning kayakers. We had to cross streams which is... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

We had a great morning kayaking up the Wailua River, taking our mile long hike to the falls, our swim, our hike back and our kayak back to the launch point. Our guide Judah was incredibly friendly and knowledgeable about what we were seeing on the river, and the history of the area. And you really can't beat the Hawaiian... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We chose this company over the others because it was about half the price of the other kayak rental companies. We were very pleased with the service provided by this company. Because it's down the road from the base yard, you do have to put the kayak on your car and haul it down there. For a $40 savings,this didn't... More 

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Markham, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

we thoroughly enjoyed this excursion, the people to book it were very helpful, we brought our own lunch so it was very reasonable, the kayaks and tour guide was great, and the adventure of all of it was great, go and try this while in Kauai.

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Lynden, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Awesome! Well worth the money. We went with a 5 year old in tow and it was great all around. It does get very muddy and slippery in some places but the walking sticks they provide REALLY helped - our guide, Judah was fantastic. We never felt rushed during the kayaking, hike or during our time at the waterfall. Do... More 

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