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South Pacific Kayaks: Tours & Tickets

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Maui's favorite adventure team. See us for your Maui vacation fun - Kayak & Snorkel tours, Surf & SUP instruction, and rentals. Join us for a great Maui experience - from the gorgeous shore of South Maui to the more remote and adventures west side...more
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Makena Landing, Kihei, Maui, HI 97653
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a blast! Matt is a rock star. So knowledgeable, personable, and respectful of the environment. My hubby and I are a bit up there in age and Matt took this into account-knowing just the right time to get us out and back to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Global814457
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful morning! Matt was a great guide and answered all our questions about turtles, coral, and the ocean. We saw so many turtles (got his photo package for sure!), and at the end we saw a pod of spinner dolphins. Definitely a highlight...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kerry T
Reviewed 2 September 2019

We enjoyed a fabulous paddle to Turtle Reef this morning. Jake was incredibly kind to some of our group who were beginners and a little afraid. He also gave great info about the area and customs and helped me understand Maui and Hawaii a tiny...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

We took the 10 am tour and lucked out with the weather holding most of the trip. South Pacific recommends the earlier trip for calmer seas. Matt Hudson was our guide and he was awesome. Made very effort to get us to a spot where...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jasonmJ7337EB
Reviewed 15 July 2019

The kayaking was a blast.. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed it.. And Matt was an awesome guide.. Very informative and safety conscious.. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Hollywood8585
rds-maui, Manager at South Pacific Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2019

Thanks for the kind words. Appreciate your review.

Reviewed 23 June 2019

6 of us went on the Maui South Shore Premier Kayak and Snorkel Tour with South Pacific Kayaks and had a blast. Jake, our tour guide, was very knowledgeable and friendly. He took us out to a great area, but the current was a little...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 6 June 2019 via mobile

We had an Awesome time! Matt was very knowledgeable about the island, its environment and the possible animals we could see in the ocean. We will definitely do this again!!!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Dhauffe
Reviewed 22 May 2019

Never been in a kayak and my wife was very concerned about the whole idea. However, our guide provided basic instruction, provided details of each step that we would be taking. I was shocked at how easy it was, and our guide Matt gave us...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 May 2019 via mobile

We booked this tour because it was a small group and I have a friend who referred us. Matt was our guide and he was awesome! I’ve only snorkeled a few times and he made the trip so comfortable for us. Spent a few minutes...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank christine a
Reviewed 28 April 2019

Our guide, Jake, took us out for a kayak/snorkel tour from Makena landing, to a popular spot called Turtle Town. Jake was a great guide, not only friendly and entertaining but knowledgeable. He gave very clear and surprisingly easy directions for getting in and out...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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12 November 2015|
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Response from mcmegan01 | Reviewed this property |
We were out for about 4 hours then about 30-45mins having a lunch on the beach.
Ruby R
14 April 2015|
Response from jakebr2016 |
I'm a guide for this trip and it can be a paddle for some but if your athletic and ready for adventure it's an easy paddle.