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Rent "See Thru" Kayaks that allow you see all of the beautiful marine life, including sea turtles, dolphins, and color reef reef fish all in beautiful sunny Makena Bay, Maui, Hawaii!
5230 Makena Rd, Makena Landing Beach Park, Kihei, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-5420
+1 808-664-3000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our clear kayak experience! The Turtles were about and surfaced nearby for a good show. My wife suffers from motion sickness, snorkel trips are a no-go, so this easy close to shore kayak trip was great. She took half a gravol and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight of our trip. The location we launched from was perfect. A park with a bathroom nearby too. The water was calm and full of beautiful fish, plus we saw a sea turtle! The staff was friendly and very informative. In all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stacey M
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We took this 2 hour Clear Bottom Kayak tour thinking we would see a lot of turtles. The kayaks are transported in to Makena Beach and the two men who unloaded them, set everything up for us and were very helpful. Once we got into...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kim A
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I set up a date and time to try out the clear bottom kayaks. We met at the appointed place and time. The employees were professional and the equipment was in good shape. So why the four star rating? My complaint is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BGSU80
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Very fun and cool idea. The clear bottoms make it really neat to see what is beneath you. Would do it again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alwaystubed
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Went on a family trip with the clear bottom kayaks and it was so cool! I am personally not comfortable with snorkeling in deep water and with the clear bottom kayaks we got a fantastic view underwater. The owners were a big help explaining where...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lenka L
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband picked this company because of the clear bottoms. Those were cool and all but the owners of the company made the entire experience. They gave us some great suggestions on where to kayak so that we would see some turtles and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Trace1230
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Loved the clear bottom kayaks to see fish & turtles! Derek pointed out a couple great spots to check out! Really enjoyed it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Annie M
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We were on our first kayak tour and Derek did an amazing job with the instructions and made up feel comfortable. Highly recommend their kayak tours.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank rai b
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

We visited Maui from Phoenix, Arizona and Derek is absolutely amazing! The best time, and lots of turtles!! I switched the times twice, and we were accidentally a little late, but Derek called to make sure everything was ok, and was really awesome to work...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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August 11, 2018|
Response from CLEAR KAYAKS MA... C | Property representative |
Aloha, Usually booking a week in advance is fine. If you have a large group I would book earlier, just to make sure you get the day you want. Our Kayaks go out in Wailea near a park called Makena Landing. This is about a... More
James L
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
Leave him a message and Iam sure he will get back to you. I do not remember the cancellation policy
February 28, 2016|
Response from CLEAR KAYAKS MA... C | Property representative |
Aloha, We help you to launch our Clear Bottom Kayaks at a place called Makena Landing located in wailea it's about 10 minutes from Kihei. It is not a guided tour. We give you a little lesson and tell you about the area... More