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Shaka Kayaks

57-101 W Kuilima Loop Apt 175, Kahuku, Oahu, HI
808-381-4121
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Ranked #5 of 12 Attractions in Kahuku
Type: Beaches
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

loved kayaking with the super fun tour guides, full of information and also laughter. Showed some beautiful sights on kayak and also on small walks around the bay.

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The staff was great! Funny and knowledgeable! The snacks were nice and you get a free water bottle. We only saw one turtle but it was right next to us. Made sure we saw as much nature and told us about it all!

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solihull
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had a very enjoyable trip with these guys . It's a shame that we were so bad ! I was toed in by the guide ( think he felt sorry for me ! ) still, it was our first time .. .. Despite our lack of talent , it was a great trip ! We saw loads of turtles... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

For $100/per person we were expecting a Kayak experience. What we got was really 2 hours of FLOATING in the bay. We asked if we could do a little exploring on our own, and were told no. I understand for Safety reasons why they said no. However be warned that you are mainly going to just float around. This is... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This was our 2nd stay at Turtle Bay, a surprise for my husband's 50th birthday. Our Shaka Kayaks guides were amazing--very knowledgeable, professional, and friendly. Even though the water was a bit murky due to the hurricanes, we still saw plenty of turtles, coral, and even a monk seal. If you're staying anywhere on Oahu, you don't want to miss... More

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Bloomington, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed at the Turtle Bay Resort and went on the Shaka Kayak excursion. The guides were very entertaining and helpful and the kayaks were easy to maneuver. The bay that we kayaked in was gorgeous and we saw a lot of turtles. There was a short hike to the through the trees to the point and a little bit... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We were told we would be guaranteed to see sea turtles on the kayaks and were not disappointed. We also took the kayaks into the surf which was fun! My son decked by a wave and fell so that was awesome! Great to go if you want to see turtles while at Turtle Bay.

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Moline, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Never have I had so much fun and learned so much while kayaking. Our guide Sean was GREAT, he made our kayaking on the ocean experience super !! When we first arrived they had warned us that items would get wet and might get ruined, but me being a picture freak insisted on taking my camera, Sean went above and... More

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Front Royal, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The guides were friendly and knowledgible, and clearly passionate about the Island. Instead of the hike, most of the group wanted more water time and we were accommodated. Be aware that if you get the tandem (two person) kayaks, they don't have the window to see what is below. I shared a one person kayak with my 8 year old... More

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Phx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We took this tour with our nine-year-old daughter none of us having much kayaking experience. Both of our guides I believe their names were Dan and Darren were terrific they made the us feel safe and were very knowledgable and pointed out many interesting facts. The time spent kayaking and looking for turtles was the best part of the tour.... More

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