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Aloha Kayak Co.

79-7248 Mamalahoa Hwy, 9 Miles south of Kailua -Kona, Honalo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
+1 808-322-2868
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Aloha Kayak Co. is a Hawaiian owned and operated full service kayak outfit based on the Kona coast of Big Island of Hawaii. We offer award winning kayak and snorkel tours to multiple areas of the island and are permitted by the State of Hawaii to operate in Kealakekua bay out to the Captain Cook monument. We also operate Kayak tours to the Lava tube caves of Keauhou bay, and snorkel with turtles in the City of Refuge, Honaunau bay. We offer kayak rentals and paddle board lessons and rentals too. All rentals include all proper gear and car racks for mounting on your car! Any car, convertibles too. ATT: Permits are required for some areas please call us for more info! We are open from 7:30 am to 5pm daily. Please call our office for more info about any of our services! We are Located 9 miles south of Kailua-Kona on Hwy 11 just south of the 114 mile marker. Call for further assistance.
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79-7248 Mamalahoa Hwy, 9 Miles south of Kailua -Kona, Honalo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

We booked a morning kayak/snorkel trip to Captain Cook through Aloha Kayak's website the night before our activity date. Luckily Jamal was at the shop thinking he had other tours that morning, but we ended up being the only people. Had he not shown up,...More

Thank LuvDebe
Reviewed September 10, 2016

When conducting research for excursions we wanted to do while on the Big Island we reviewed the Moon Handbook of The Big Island. The author suggested Aloha Kayak Company. We booked the morning kayak tour to Captain Cook's monument. Prior to our departure Jamal did...More

Thank msteinbrenner
Reviewed September 6, 2016

took the morning kayak trip to Captain Cook with my husband, 15 and 12 year old. Jamal and Brian were our guides. They were super friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The snorkeling is unreal (it was our first time snorkeling and everything else we did afterwards...More

Thank llijb
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Loved our experience with this company and with our guide Jamal! We chose the 5 hour kayak tour through the bay to the Capitan Cook monument. Jamal was very well versed on the history of the area and of the island. Through out the tour...More

Thank Lauren V
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Trip was disorganized from beginning (two 20-something guides were out of it) and had the trip had too many people on. Our two boys did not get to see much of anything. The older one (11 y) was with guide (in his boat) who did...More

1  Thank Spencer C
Reviewed September 3, 2016

We booked the 5-Hour AM Kayak and Snorkel Tour at Kealakekua Bay several weeks before traveling to Kona, HI. The night before, I was contacted by the tour operator asking if I had flexibility to reschedule our tour because of unforeseen circumstances with an employee....More

2  Thank Charlie C
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We did the 3.5 hour morning kayak tour across Kealakekua Bay to the Captain Cook monument. Our guide Jamal was very enthusiastic with loads of energy. He spent time in the shop talking us through the history of the area and what had happened to...More

2  Thank Linda M
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Very friendly and well run trip to snorkel at Captain Cook monument. We saw quite a few spinner dolphins. The real highlight was the snorkeling. The quantity and variety of fish were amazing and visibility was excellent. We have snorkeled in quite a few places...More

1  Thank dspdx
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

This was a fantastic experience! Our guide - Will - was fantastic. Funny, knowledgeable and made us both feel really relaxed. We had done a snorkel at Molokini on a boat trip and wanted to try something a little different. We were the only ones...More

2  Thank C_Crane_333
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Fantastic day. First, this company is owned by people of native Hawaiian heritage which makes the trip more interesting in my opinion. Second, the kayaking across the bay is easy, smooth water, and they help you if you are really weak (as two people were...More

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