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Na Pali Catamaran

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5-5190 Kuhio Hwy, Ching Young Village, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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Top notch crew!

I did lots of research on Napali Tour companies and Napali Catamaran lives up to all the positive... read more

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Fun and beautiful boat tour

Not only did this boat tour provide beautiful views but the staff was fun and informative (Nick and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Experience the Majestic NaPali Coast 3 Tours Daily 4 hour tours, "Early Bird" 7:30am-11:30am -"Photo Favorite" 12:30pm-4:30pm 2 Hour "Evening Tour" 5:15pm-7:15pm Departing from Hanalei Bay, sightseeing and snorkeling the majestic Na Pali Coast is the experience of a lifetime. Established in 1972, Na Pali Catamaran has a perfect safety score as well as a new 35' Power Catamaran. Offering shade and protection, the Kamahele Kai II is powerful, spacious and comfortable. Because Kamahele Kai II has no sail, we take you into many secret and sacred sea caves while introducing you to dolphins, sea turtles and seasonal Humpback whales along the way. Kamahele Kai II is built to carry 24, but we limit our passenger count to 18, allowing us to snorkel Kauai's world renown Nualolo State Park!! Na Pali Catamaran offers both 2 hour and 4 hour excursions daily. Please call or book online now. YOUR experience of a lifetime awaits you!
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5-5190 Kuhio Hwy, Ching Young Village, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I did lots of research on Napali Tour companies and Napali Catamaran lives up to all the positive reviews. Excellent customer service from check in and throughout the tour. The captains are very knowledgeable and ensured everyone was comfortable, safe and having a great time....More

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Catamaran1, Office Staff at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I'm pleased to hear that you had a great time while joining us and were fortunate enough to experience the caves and scenery with comfort. Thank you for taking the time to write such an amazing review. Next time, if you decide to come back...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not only did this boat tour provide beautiful views but the staff was fun and informative (Nick and Sean). I would highly recommend this tour to anyone wanting to see the beautiful Na Pali coast and have a good time. The lunch that was served...More

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Na Pali C, Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I'm glad everything met your expectations. Thank you for the review and for recommending this tour to others! Please join us again next time you visit Kaua'i, we offer a discount for repeat customers. Aloha, Tim / Manager

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time on our morning snorkel cruise with this outstanding company. They were well-organized, good about communication before the trip, and had great staff and equipment that enhanced the experience. The boat was a perfect size and allowed us to sit in...More

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Na Pali C, Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha, I'm pleased to know you had such a good time on our tour. We, likewise, feel fortunate to provide the experience to you. Thanks for the kind review! Aloha, Tim / Manager

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great experience with this group. Nick and Sean excellent - handled the Boat so well. Great trip narration. Just the right size boat/group. Nice with canopy top. Love the caves too! A must do adventure! Coastline so stunning.

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Na Pali C, Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha, Nick and Sean are great, aren't they? We appreciate your review and kind remarks. Mahalo, Tim / Manager

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I did the 4 hour Napali Coast boat trip and it was the best I've ever done. All worked well and in time and the crew was amazing. Told us a lot about the coast and the flood that happened a view weeks ago. We...More

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Na Pali C, office staff at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha! Thank you for the review! I'm very happy to hear this was the best boat trip you have ever done! Your review is much appreciated and we hope you can join us again in the future! Mahalo, Makai / Office Staff

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fun, wet and very scenic. The entire staff was wonderful. Our two Captains did a wonderful job communicating with the guests. Island facts and information helped everyone understand what we were all looking at. This tour we did was the evening tour from 5:pm till...More

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Na Pali C, office staff at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha! Thank you for your review! Great to hear you had fun and were happy with the Evening tour. Thank you for your feedback and recommendation! I hope you can join us again! Mahalo! Makai / Office Staff

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Reviewed 5 days ago

What an incredible experience! The views along the Na Pali coast are amazing and this tour just amplified that. Our crew, Sam and Miguel, was great. They were knowledgeable and funny. They drove the boat right into a sea cave and under a waterfall. Be...More

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Na Pali C, Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review! It sounds like you were out there on a pretty special day. Hopefully you can join us again. Aloha Tim / Manager

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I really enjoyed the 4 hour boat tour of the Napali coast. Tour operators were friendly and informative, when you could hear them. The views were incredible, we got very close! Peaks: We went all the way into a sea cave! Snorkeling was very good...More

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Na Pali C, Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I'm glad you had fun! Thanks for the review and recommendations. We've tried a PA system in the past but have decided against it because the sound would travel too far and it is important for us to be sensitive to residents, hikers, campers, and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Do not miss this opportunity to see the stunning Na Pali coast of Kauai up close and personal! The intense rain the night before only added to the usual array of waterfalls. Our captains, Sam and Johnny, were attentive, interesting, and fun - and were...More

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Na Pali C, office staff at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Aloha! Thank you for taking time to write a review! We are very glad you enjoyed your tour with Na Pali Catamaran. We appreciate the feedback and hope to share the Na Pali Coast with you again in the future. Next time your on Kaua'i,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Captains, Nick & Shawn, could not have been more knowledgeable or entertaining! We chose the morning tour as we heard the afternoon gets a little choppy. The sun was out and shown right on the coast and it made the coastline brilliant. If you...More

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Na Pali C, office staff at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Aloha! Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and were pleased with knowledgeable Captains. Thank you for the recommendation and feedback, it is much appreciated. Next time your on Kaua'i, don't forget to...More

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Joe Z
18 April 2018|
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Response from Catamaran1 | Property representative |
Depends on the size of the party. Please call us to inquire!
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Nora M
17 November 2017|
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Response from DaveC-AZCat | Reviewed this property |
Well, the boat is really moving at times, and the water can be choppy. Plus, it's a long afternoon for a child that young. I think a slightly older child, that could enjoy the boat ride, and swimming or snorkeling, might be... More
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BRETT_KATIE
23 August 2017|
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Response from DaveC-AZCat | Reviewed this property |
Ours was more like a traditional motor boat. So, no nets. But we were able to stand up in the prow and take in the scenery
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