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Go in search of Hawaiian green sea turtles on this small-group Maui kayak and snorkel tour. Paddle from Makena toward Turtle Town, a snorkeling location along the island’s southern coast, and explore the calm, clear water to spot these beloved marine animals. You’ll be accompanied by a professional guide with lifeguard, CPR and first aid training.
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$75.00 per adult
6 reviews
Spend 4-hours with a small-group (8 max) and a guide s you experience an ocean adventure on Maui’s south coast. Enjoy the use of provided kayak and snorkel gear as you paddle through clear, calm waters, stopping along the way to swim and snorkel. Keep your eyes peeled for local marine life like green sea turtles, manta rays, octopuses, dolphins, and sometimes even Humpback whales (normally spotted between December and April.)
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$108.00 per adult
Ka'anapali Kayak and Snorkel Adventure
5 reviews
Take in stunning views of the West Maui Mountains as you paddle alongside green sea turtles on a picturesque stretch of ocean. Keep your eyes peeled for Monk Seal, Spinner Dolphins and other local wildlife during this relaxing day on the water that includes the chance to snorkel alongside tropical fish and underwater marine life, plus exploration of the old Mala Pier. 
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$74.00 per adult
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The tour was a great six (six of us), our tour guide John Hess was fun, informative and a great guide. Despite there being a storm two days before John made sure to find us a great snorkeling spot where we had the pleasure of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lozzae91
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Review of: Lahaina Paddle

I definitely enjoyed my first time kayaking experience with Mark as our guide. Very easy to learn, professional. We saw a few turtles. We went in the afternoon solely due to morning conferences we had to attend which limited our afternoon activities. Next time, would...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank dirtsa12
Reviewed 5 days ago

We originally booked for May 14th, but the weather was not good on the South side so they rescheduled us for the 16th. I appreciated that Maui Kayaks cares about the safety of their participants and not just the money! When we did go our...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Abbyrosee9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Review of: Lahaina Paddle

Our tour was led by Garrett and he was great! Very knowledgeable, told us all kinds of fun facts and stories about the islands. We were bummed because the sharks and turtles didn't want to say hi to us that day but what can ya...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jaxmsjp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Review of: Lahaina Paddle

My husband and I embarked on a 2+ hour paddle experience out of Lahaina with Mark, every expectation was exceeded!! Having never paddled before, Mark's instructions, professionalism and easy conversation took away any nervousness we had. Within minutes we saw reef sharks, turtles and beautiful...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank snobeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us were led by John Hess, a very informative, funny, energetic, and experienced guide from the shores of Makena to multiple points around the shoreline. We were fortunate enough to see dolphins playing, turtles swimming, multiple species of fish and one 6 foot...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the highlight of our Maui trip. This adventure is led by John S., the chillest of instructors and guides with 10 years of experience in kayaking and snorkelling. We were in a small group of 5 which made the experience much more enjoyable...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank evildez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had a great time on our kayak tour! We saw a manta ray, tons of sea turtles, and our guide John found an octopus and let us hold it! Highly recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank vnd87
MauiKayaks, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We love hearing from happy customers. Mahalo.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Educational experience with John who informed our group about Hawaiian culture and history, marine ecosystem and provided an excellent and thorough safety and instructional overview of how to kayak and snorkel. I have taken H.A.T (high adventure training) kayaking and the instructors where a former...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gussiesmaximus
MauiKayaks, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! We pride ourselves on having among the best guides on Maui, so value your feedback. Mahalo.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to have John as our guide. His passion and knowledge about the area was evident, as well as his genuine desire to provide a unique, safe and rewarding experience for his clients. We learned a lot and felt richer for our...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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OlivierM1294
March 24, 2017|
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Response from Sarah N | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for reaching out. For safety reasons we take kids 5 and older on our trips . However, we do have kayak rentals from our Lahaina location that we can set up with 3 seats and you can do your own thing. Our hours... More
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Katie L
February 26, 2015|
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Response from MauiKayaks | Property representative |
Hi Katie, This is Sarah, the owner of Maui Kayaks. I left you a voicemail earlier. We are so sorry that you had a bad experience with our company. Please except our apology and call me at your earliest convenience so... More
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