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Rainbow Kayak Tours

440 Aleka Pl, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1420
+1 866-826-2505
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Very fun for all but T-Rex

The tour was great! As a person afraid of deep water and not very active, I felt very secure and... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
San Diego, California
Fun, Fun, Fun!

We had Christian for our guide, and he was definitly the highlight of the tour! That's saying a lot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah M
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Rainbow Kayak Tours/Ancient River Kayak is an all inclusive quality, guided tour company. Safety is our #1 priority along with exceptional customer service and an unforgettable experience with your guide. Thomas and Aaron have been guiding since 2004 and Davey & Andy since 2008. We have an amazing team which also includes our customer service department. When contacting us via phone or email, you will either speak with Kelly, Val, Bonnie, Brittany or Gayle. They will make you feel welcome when you visit our shop and check-in for your kayak tour. We are also partners with Kayak Adventures and Ancient River Kayak.Description of our property: Our shop is located in the Islander Shops behind Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa. We are located next to Aston Islander on the Beach Resort, The Snorkel Depot and Tree's Lounge. The Snorkel Depot is adjacent to our shop. We have everything you need for the beach: snorkel gear, beach chairs, boogie boards and much more!
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440 Aleka Pl, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1420
+1 866-826-2505

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was great! As a person afraid of deep water and not very active, I felt very secure and surprisingly able to handle the paddling. Nathan was an amazing guide and full of information. He gave enough freedom to go at your own pace...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Christian for our guide, and he was definitly the highlight of the tour! That's saying a lot because the hike was so beautiful into the water fall and the kayaking on the river was so peaceful and gorgeous too. I am honestly not...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to make sure my husband and I got a kayaking trip in as a way to experience the nature on Kauai (and also get a workout in too! eating way too much food on our trip haha) When you arrive for check-in at...More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a wonderful time! With a 3 hour visit to the 'chocolate plantation' costing nearly the same as this half day excursion we couldnt believe the value for the money. We would definitely recommend it to family and friends visiting Kauai.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

CONS: Guide did not have the energy or excitement and knowledge of sharing about the history or anything to say that a good guide should say. He was just walking us thru the jungle, hardly said anything, and when kayaking basically we just had to...More

Thank importantemail4u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely loved our Kayak and hike to the Secret Waterfall. Our guide was Annie and I'm sure that she was a big part in making this a top 10 experience. She was super informative, funny, talkative as she'll tell you (or warn you, ha...More

Thank Quitawood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was eventually a pretty good trip. we arrived to check in and there was no-one there. So we waited and someone finally turned up. There didn't seem to be any organisation either. It seemed a b hit and miss and wondered if I had...More

Thank Stamrish1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow...we had never kayaked to this extent before, and it was lovely. Another couple and we had our guide, Celeste Gage, take us up the Wailua River for about 1 1/2 hours. It was a relaxing and gorgeous time! After reached my our destination, we...More

Thank doc2rscott
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reviewing reviews for this tour I was so excited to do it. My husband and I are very athletic and adventurous but I could have totally done without this tour and I really wouldn't recommend. Positives: Calm River Beautiful Scenery Negative: Started over an...More

Thank mlw347
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this tour. The river is calm, trees are beautiful, just the right amount of time on the river. Christian is an excellent guide. He shares lots of history about the ancient village and people, as well as the trees and medicinal plants we...More

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Response from KayakAdventuresKauai | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. Our policy is to protect both of you, therefore we cannot accept bookings for women who will be 20 weeks pregnant or more on the date of the tour. Women who are under 20 weeks pregnant are accepted... More

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