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Wailua Kayak Adventures

1345 Ulu St, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1654
+1 808-639-6332
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We made last minute reservations during a pouring rainstorm. The owners were extremely friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Great time on the river and first to the falls!

This should be the only kayak tour you consider to Wailua Falls! Book the 7a tour and you will be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1345 Ulu St, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1654
+1 808-639-6332

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made last minute reservations during a pouring rainstorm. The owners were extremely friendly and accommodating. We made our way to the river and the weather cleared. Our guide Kathlene was very knowledgeable and friendly. The trail was quite slippery after the rain but easily...More

Thank kburris
Reviewed 1 week ago

This should be the only kayak tour you consider to Wailua Falls! Book the 7a tour and you will be golden. The tour is not perfect but the experience was pretty good. Our guide was named Judah and was an excellent instructor, guide, and was...More

Thank trancemission
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was told this was an easy hike to a waterfall and it would be totally safe. I was 6 months pregnant when I went on this guided tour. When I arrived to start the tour, it was raining heavily. They should have just cancelled...More

Thank Shannon117
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This trip was everything advertised - a kayak tour up the river, a 40 minute hike to a waterfall emptying into a large pool where we stayed about 40 minutes and were able to swim out to the falls, take lots of pictures, etc, and...More

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Our two person kayak was nice and easy to maneuver. The guide, Jonah, was friendly and offered info about the area and its history. The hike to the waterfall was fairly easy and they gave you walking sticks which helped. It was not quite as...More

Thank RoaringCrab
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Definitely do this trip: you'll kayak for about 20/30 minutes, then hike in the forest for about 20 minutes and you'll reach the secret waterfalls where you can swim. It's pretty cool. Our guide was a bit rude, not really nice but we didn't let...More

Thank rossana b
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We did the 5 hour tour! Kayaked up the Wailua River. Hiked to the Bridal-Veil Waterfall. Enjoyed lunch at the waterfall. Tubed back down the river to our kayaks. Then kayaked back down to the starting point. It was AMAZING!

Thank JJP12321
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I rented a double kayak to take to the secret falls through Wailua Kayak Adventures and were not disappointed! The owners are very nice and help you load the kayak onto your car. For $70 you can rent a double kayak for...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Don't use the kayak rentals @ the river but go for this company. The service is way better and transporting the kayak with any car very easy

Thank SaschaRohner
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Everybody was super amazing! The excursion itself was nothing short of magical and our guide, Kathleen, was incredible sharing stories of Hawaiian folklore and history and even brought snacks for everyone! Highly recommend this to anybody who really wants a unique experience and to really...More

Thank Ewa C
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22 March 2017|
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Response from glen c | Property representative |
The trail into the waterfall is a nature trail. Sometimes it can bee slippery and muddy.Very little up and down but some at the waterfall, no cliffs. There is one spot where the trail narrows with about a ten foot drop off... More
Angie M
28 December 2016|
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Response from glen c | Property representative |
Aloha, Runners with good are best for this adventure. You must get them wet and muddy. Sports sandals are good as well. Do not wear flip flops , slick bottom shoes, leather hiking boots or leather tennis shoes,aqua socks... More
Jeong H
2 August 2016|
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Response from W.O.F. | Reviewed this property |
We had an odd number also, so one of us just kayaked by himself and the other 2 in another kayak.

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