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Napali Kayak - Day Tours
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NaPali Kayak is an owner operated business that specializes in the Napali coast sea-kayak tour. Our team has experience and Aloha and We are happy to share the beautiful Na Pali coast with our guests. We would like to thank everyone for their...more
5075 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-6900
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 October 2016

What a phenomenal experience it was kayaking the Napali Coast. If it is not already on your bucket list, it should be. Detailed info below, but if you really want to know what it is like, search “Xolitude Napali Coast is Amazing”. You will get...More

36  Thank 435SteveB
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

I hope you read this review before making this decision. I don't feel that one star is fair, but I want to reach out to as many as possible to share what this excursion is really like. We had seen the Napali Coast via catamaran(snorkel...More

13  Thank kawikac2013
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

The 10 mile ocean kayak trip up the Nopali coast was the highlight of our week long Kauai stay!! The four of us (all women, 2 in our 50’s, plus 20 and 16) had the most amazing day - physically some of us were pushed...More

1  Thank jeomarshall
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Following the April 2018 flooding and the rain from Hurricane Lane in Aug 2018, the trip they are currently running is shorter (12 miles) than normal (17 miles), but really is the BEST way to see the beautiful Na'Pali coast up close (roads are closed...More

Thank Kelley M
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Although I was sad that the route has changed and I wasn't able to see the whole coast, it was still a good experience. Saw lots of playful dolphins and some turtles. Also saw a sunbathing seal in Milolii State Park and enjoyed the beautiful...More

Thank Shong0726
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Cooper and Jake did a fantastic job. While the tour was impacted by the flooding in Kaua'i it was still a great time. The weather was perfect, the wind gods smiled on us and the water was perfect. The dolphins that chose to go with...More

1  Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Because of flood damages along Kauai's coast, the kayak tours currently go back and forth from the beach at Polihale State Park and not along the whole Na Pali Coast. Great guides, strenuous tour. Still, it is impressing along the coast and with the marine...More

1  Thank ICB18
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Had the most thrilling adventure with K.C. along the Napali Coast, after departing from Polihale State Park. Encounters with a bunch of playful dolphins and giant sea turtles, entering Skull Island and making it back alive, with a large smile on everybody's faces, even after...More

1  Thank maurinp
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Since the flood, this tour now starts with a trip to the west side/ Polihale beach. They guides were great. They arranged morning pickup of our two teenage boys. The boys are athletic and in shape and said it was very challenging with the wind....More

Thank ACadd91
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Initially a little bummed that we could not do the entire coast, but the modified was incredible. Nick and Copper we great guides. They were knowledgeable and friendly. By starting on the west side we were escorted by a pod of dolphins, which was so...More

1  Thank stevesugden5
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing trip with these guys. We saw several sea turtles, two monk seals, and a group of maybe ten dolphins. The beach was amazing and the tour and stories provided were well worth it. We will surely never forget this from our...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Due to the bad flooding and destruction of the roads that lead to the Na Pali coast and the Kalalau Trail, our Kayak trip was a bit different from the normal one. However, that didn't lessen the majesty and grandeur that you can see along...More

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1 July 2018|
Response from Napalikayaktours | Property representative |
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25 June 2018|
Response from 1khearty | Reviewed this property |
We had not gone before the floods, however we had so much fun! We saw so much!! We got to go into a cave & saw turtles & the cliffs were stunning!! We will never forget that trip! Our guides were AWESOME also! They made it... More