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Private 2-Hour Beginner Paddleboarding 101 from Makena

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US$ 139.00
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    What to Expect
    All of our Private Guided Tours include:
    • Expert ocean guide with a great attitude and a smile!
    • Meet at Polo Beach Public Parking Lot
    • White Sandy Beach beach entry. No rocks or coral!
    • Ocean-trained/CPR/First Aid Certified Guide
    • Fresh fruit and water on the ocean
    • Fresh fluffy towels on the shore
    • Bathrooms and outdoor showers
    • Never a crowd. This is the only guided excursion at this location!You will meet your guide in the beautiful Polo Beach Public Park.  There you will have your land lesson and head to the shoreline for some awesome fun. Paddleboarding in the heart of "Turtle Town".

    You have a high Guide to Guest Ratio to ensure the "5 Star" experience that you are looking for.  Your adventurous 3-year old can even join in the adventure on the board of one of our Guides (with a life vest that will be provided).  Babysitting at it's best, so you can enjoy the adventure to it's fullest!
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    Departure Point
    Wailea-Makena, HI, USA
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Live commentary by your Ocean Expert
    • Local guide
    • Professional photographer guide
    • Private tour
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age for Stand Up Paddleboarding and Kayaking is 3 years - Children under 3 years of age will not be allowed on our Tours to ensure both their safety, your safety and the safety of our Guides. Our Company is proud to say that we will go as young as 3 years old as most companies will not. If you require a Babysitting Service, you are welcome to call us and we are happy to recommend someone to you!
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews paddle boarding an excellent teacher great instruction wonderful morning learning how great experience fun morning anyone wanting every step of the way manta ray awesome tour great pictures fresh fruit highly recommend this company see whales first timers sea turtles
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We had a wonderful time paddle boarding with our guide. She was very helpful. The snorkeling was a lot of fun. They provided us fruit and water when done.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Bobbiann F
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Luna was assume. She was very patient and thorough. I had paddle boarded before this trip but the others had not. She provided great tips and was very encouraging. In addition she also let us snorkel and see a sea turtle!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Carole C
    Reviewed 12 September 2019 via mobile

    My boyfriend and I paddle boarded for the first time with Luna, who is just a doll! We loved the private tour, as it was nice to have her full attention learning how to stand up and paddle the correct way. We cruised around the...More

    Thank NikkoleL0624
    Reviewed 12 September 2019

    Thank you Brittany for such a terrific introduction to Paddle Boarding. I had no confidence going in that I was going to be able to do it, but with your very kind tutelage and beautiful personality, I had one of the most pleasant adventures in...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Mocks1
    Reviewed 10 September 2019 via mobile

    I am amazed at how much fun we had with Luna on our trip this morning. Even after having to wait on us, they were so friendly, patient and knowledgeable. My husband and I had never SUP'd on the ocean and she made it so...More

    Thank laurenwD5299TH
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    4 November 2018|
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    Yes, they provide life vests
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