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Makena Kayak & Tours, Inc.

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Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
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Awesome Kayak and Snorkel Adventure

Me and my husband and two teenage kids loved this tour! We kayaked roughly two miles and hit two... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
deettag2017
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Kirkland, Washington
The Best Kayak and Snorkeling Tour

My wife and I went on a 2.5 hour tour which ended up being 3.5 hours long. It was great! Our guide... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2017
Rowland C
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San Jose, CA
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Me and my husband and two teenage kids loved this tour! We kayaked roughly two miles and hit two great spots for snorkeling. Matt was an excellent guide and was very informative and engaging. Matt knew the best spots - we saw beautiful fish, and...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2017

My wife and I went on a 2.5 hour tour which ended up being 3.5 hours long. It was great! Our guide Steve knew a lot about the sea life, the coral, and the best spots to snorkel. We saw a good many turtles doing...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had used this company on our first trip to Maui in 2011 and had an absolutely amazing experience, so when we came back this year we wanted to bring some friends to get that same awesome experience. Unfortunately, the company has...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

We went on the 7:30 2.5 HR tour. The water and snorkeling experience with Makena Kayak was superb. It's a great location to see a lot of fish and we saw at least 7 turtles that get so close you have to be really careful...More

1  Thank Leann G
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Reviewed August 12, 2016

This was a wonderful trip, well organized and fantastic snorkeling. Steve was our guide and he briefed us on the details. There were nine in our party plus Steve. We paddled out to a reef and dropped into the warm clear water. Great fish and...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2016

My husband and I booked Makena Kayak and Tours for our very first ever ocean kayaking trip and would do it again with Makena in a heartbeat. We are seniors, and our guide, Jake was outstanding. He gave us the help we needed without making...More

1  Thank Joan R
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Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

It was out first time in Maui and out first time to kayak and snorkel. Matt was our guide, he was wonderful and knowledgeable of the sites. Definitely recommend.

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Reviewed January 26, 2016

This was our first time ever on maui and first time ocean kayaking. Our guide, david, was there and there was one other couple in our group. My husband was quite nervous, but David assured us it would be fine and gave us a lesson...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2015

Booked a private tour with Rusty for our family of four (groups are usually 8 or more). Well worth it as we got out first and fast. Kayaked along the shore and stopped at a great little reef where we snorkeled with sea turtles and...More

Thank Jeff M
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Reviewed April 11, 2015

Highly recommend! Very enthusiastic and friendly guide! Absolutely stunning snorkelling spots and plenty of sea life to see including heaps of turtles! Honestly couldn't have expected a better experience. If you are visiting the area definitely have a look at these guys!

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We booked one day in advance. Truly one of the highlights of our vacation!
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