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Ancient Kauai Excursions

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Join us as we journey through time, from Ice Ages, to the arrival of the Polynesians, to the historic Koloa sugar mill to today. We visit ancient sites where native Hawaiians lived, worked and played, including the Makauwahi Cave Reserve, one of the...more
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Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This excursion was the highlight of our stay on Kauai. It is well-organized and our leader, Linz Armstrong, was knowledgeable of a variety of fields from botany to archaeology to cultural history. His passion for his work and for teaching shows in his animated style...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were with 3 other adults for this morning tour. Our tour guide Linz is a forensic archaeologist who has great passion for his work here in Kauai, as well as the gift of sharing a wide array of academic information in an engaging way....More

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience on our tour! Glad you had a good time and learned something too! Mahalo, Ancient Kauai Excursions

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An informative and enjoyable exploration of Kauai's past guided by an Archaeologist, Lindz, who did his field work on the Island and then returned to live there. We were picked up at our vacation rental on time, made a number of site visits where Lindz...More

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your tour! Thank you for taking the time to write us this wonderful review! Mahalo, Your AKE Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are not fond of cookie cutter tours with quick stop shopping and on/off bus token site visits. This tour is very different and has great depth and substance. Linz was our guide as we learned about the true history of Kauai. His information comes...More

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you for this amazing and thorough review! This tour is designed for people exactly like you, eager to learn about the world around you! So happy that you came away feel connected and nourished (in all ways!). Mahalo, Your AKE Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lenz was our guide. It was just me & my guy. Picked us up in their van. Loved the tour! Lenz was so knowlegeable! He is an archeologist & passionate about it! Beautiful scenery. Very educational. We had a snack & late lunch...local Hawaiian food...More

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us, it is much appreciated! Glad you got a nice, personal tour and learned a lot! Mahalo, Your AKE Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chris was our guide. He had a wealth of knowledge, was helpful in every way. He showed us ancient cultural sites and gave the history of those who settled. Drove us to a reserve with multiple plants, rock formations, and animals. The views were outstanding,...More

Thank Bill S
Chris L, Guide at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great day Bill. Your sense of humor and interest in history and ecology shone through. Hope we cross paths again sometime. Thanks again! Chris

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the good fortune to have Chris, one of the resident archeologists give us a morning tour of ancient Hawaiian scientific sites, as well as the reserve where you get a special VIP tour of the Makauwahi Cave. Anyone would get a thrill out...More

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much Frank. What a great tour today! It was a pleasure to meet you and Karen this week. Lets keep in touch! -Chris

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked this tour last minute and glad we did! Went in not knowing much about history of Kauai, our guide Linz was very knowledgeable about the area history and culture as he led the tour. He kept the tour engaging and explained anything we had...More

Thank Christine L
Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ha! Great to see someone thirsty for knowledge! So glad that you enjoyed the tour, and we agree that Linz is the best! Thanks for taking the time to write a review! Mahalo, AKE Team

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous day with Linz as our guide. Despite a terribly hot day, we enjoyed learning and experiencing the wonder of ancient sites, modern day excavations and the paleoforest. I hope he has a new tour by the time we come back!

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! It has definitely been a HOT fall here on Kauai! We are working on developing new tours, so check in with us next time you are on island! Mahalo, AKE Team

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent tour! Our guide and archeologist was wonderfully knowledgeable And personable. Thanks for a great day Linz!! I wholeheartedly recommend this tour to Any and all!!

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Chris L, Public Relations Manager at Ancient Kauai Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your tour with Ancient Kauai Excursions! Follow us on Facebook or Instragram for pictures and updates! Mahalo, AKE Team

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