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Na Pali Experience

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Dreams can come true! - Join us for a five-hour experience you will remember forever. Kauai's Na Pali coast is one of the most spectacular attractions in the world. Avoid the crowds and climb aboard a vessel that allows you to have a closer look...more
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Kikiaola Small Boat Harbor, Kekaha, Kauai, HI 96752
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Reviewed 1 week ago

4 hours of bliss on the ocean. great crew. smooth ride, frequent drink and food served by the crew of 4. Captain was awesome and provide constant commentary and took time to point of whales and got closer for better view. Food was simple but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2018

The Na Pali Experience is the best way to see the Napali coast. It was an amazing experience and the highlight of our trip. We saw hundreds of spinner dolphins! You will get to see so much and explore so many of the sea caves...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

The views from the boat are beautiful and provide a perspective you cannot experience any other way. The weather and sea conditions permitted the boat to get close to the rocks and caves. The ride was smooth and the views were spectacular. Having taken the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank PN1055
Reviewed November 13, 2018

I chose to do this tour becasue of the advertised size, and indeed it seemed like we were the smallest boat out there. My husband wanted to to a sailing tour but when we saw that none of the sailboats were actually using their sails...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

We spent a week adventuring on Kauai and this was the absolute highlight of the trip. Our guide Nate spectacular and really made our day perfect. The sights were beautiful, the trip well organized, the whole experience could not have been better. We saw rainbows,...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Megan S
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We were very fortunate to go to Kauai closer to the end of September and still see the amazing Na Pali Coast! Captain T told us their season would be closing within days. Captain T was awesome and fun! Having a small crowd allowed us...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

absolutely incredible. our guide nate was so knowledgeable and friendly. he was super fun! i would highly recommend :)

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Na Pali Experience was great from beginning to end. I really enjoyed being able to go inside the caves.

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

What an incredible tour. One of the highlights of our honeymoon. Danny you were an amazing captain, can't thank you enough. Wonderful knowledge of the area and just a really genuine nice guy. Was a pleasure meeting you. Wasnt worried about getting the boat back...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank alister l
Reviewed October 11, 2018

The Na Pali Experience was awesome! We did the morning magic tour because I was afraid of the rough seas. Probably a good choice since on the way back the swells were huge but felt very safe and comfortable with our captain, John. He was...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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jennvu
January 10, 2019|
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Response from ross4282018 | Reviewed this property |
It would be perfect for children of 7 or 8. The fun of riding in the boat and going in and out of caves under waterfalls would be exciting for them. Best of all is the up close look at the dolphins.
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jennvu
January 10, 2019|
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Response from 6736anoo | Reviewed this property |
they will love it. there were lots of kids on the sail boat. the captain even allowed a couple to drive the boat (they got a kick out of it)
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Shuvya A
January 3, 2019|
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Response from immanualk | Reviewed this property |
Not required at all. My wife and daughter didn't want to snorkel so they just hung out on the boat and enjoyed snacks and fresh fruit. Its up to you what you want to do but if you think you want to try it, its the best... More
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