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Kayak Adventures

440 Aleka Pl, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1420
+1 866-826-2505
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Guided Kayak Adventure on the Wailua River
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Kayak Adventures has been established since 1996. We are an all inclusive quality, guided tour company. I am blessed as an owner to have such great guides and employees. We have become a true ohana (family)over the years. Safety is our #1 priority along with exceptional customer service and an unforgettable experience with your guide. Chris & Thomas have been guiding since 2004, Davey & Andy since 2008, Kahi & Christian since 2010, Matt & Jeremy since 2014. We welcome our new guides: Ryan, Austin, Scott & Nathan. I have an amazing team which also includes our customer service department. When contacting us via phone or email, you will either speak with my niece, Brittany, Sheila, Elana or me. We will make you feel welcome when you visit our shop and check-in for your kayak tour. Aloha and hope to see you soon on Kauai! God Bless! Gayle Mitzel, owner. PLEASE BE ADVISED AT ANY TIME TRAIL CONDITIONS CAN CHANGE DUE TO EXCESS RAIN IN THE WAILUA VALLEY. GUESTS ARE EXPOSED TO STREAM CROSSINGS, STEPPING OVER ROOTS AND ROCKS ALONG THE TRAIL. TRAIL CONDITIONS CAN BE MUDDY AND SLIPPERY AFTER NIGHTS OF RAINFALL. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CALL US IF YOU HAVE ANY CONCERNS BEFORE YOU BOOK YOUR TRIP DIRECTLY WITH US OR THROUGH YOUR CONCIERGE. PROPER FOOTWEAR IS A MUST! NO FLIP-FLOPS OR CROCS! SNEAKERS, HIKING SANDALS WORK BEST OR WATER SHOES. GUESTS MUST BE IN PHYSICAL CONDITION TO DO THIS TOUR ROUND TRIP: 4 MILES OF KAYAKING AND 2 MILES OF HIKING. WE WANT EVERYONE WHO GOES OUT WITH US TO HAVE A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE! MAHALO :)
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440 Aleka Pl, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1420
+1 866-826-2505

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the absolute best trips we have been on. The rain forest parallels those of Belize and Costa Rica - lush, unspoiled, stunning. The combination of the kayak, hike, then swimming under a gorgeous 125 foot waterfall is perfect. Our guide, Thomas,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great time on our kayak adventure today. Davey did a great job. He taught us a lot about the trees and animals we saw and about the Hawaiian islands. We were supplied with plenty of snacks and cold water - and the...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the two mile kayak into the interior. The river is mellow and Christian kept us safe but at our own pace. He took us on the hike to the 125 foot falls and taught us about the plants and history along the way....More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip took a little longer that we had planned for. But the river was great and the walk to the water fall interesting due to the vast knowledge of the history of the people and the environment provided by Christian. He was a awesome...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful experience, but a little more strenuous than planned. Hike was across difficult root blocked trail and paddle got a little tiring at the end. But our guide Thomas made it a fulfilling experience. Just be ready for a workout

Thank GeneCameron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had so much fun during this tour. Christian, our guide, was very knowlwdgable about the history of the island, its flora and its fauna. We walked to the sound of the ukulele which made the walk more enjoyable. The waterfall is beautiful and the...More

Thank LBML
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent time being able to kayak at essentially our own pace to the stopping point. There is a wide variety of kayaking skill level and our guide was very willing to assist those who needed it. They give you the basics of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a phenomenal time kayaking down to the Wailua River. This is really an easy River to kayak ideal for families or first timers. The hike to the secret falls was very informative as it ran through the lush Kauai jungle and ancient ruins. Our...More

Thank Lauren A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thomas our guided lead us on a fun kayak down the Wailua river and tricky hike! The walk to the falls was challenging but very beautiful. He was very insightful on the plants and customs of the area. The boys enjoyed this immensely.

Thank gaparchitect
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my gf came here for our anniversary and Christian was our tour guide he was so amazing ! He brought us a pineapple with him and played music for us during the hike, he gave us such good recommendations to places around the...More

1  Thank Mohammed A
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17 February 2016|
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Response from Rick S | Reviewed this property |
The Kayaks are 2 person, the kayak trip is the same, sometimes the guide will take a slightly different route on the way back during the hike, as far as the weather is really hard to say. It well worth it and worth the... More
Sherri L
8 February 2016|
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Response from Rick S | Reviewed this property |
You want closed toed shoes and something that laces or straps good and tight, If it's muddy it will pull (suck) the shoes off your feet during the hike if they are not tight or something you can tighten, but you also want a... More
5 November 2015|
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Response from lucagrammie | Reviewed this property |
We have a timeshare with the Westin Villas in Princeville so we stayed there for two glorious weeks - every other year.

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