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Kayak Wailua

4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
+1 808-822-3388
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Authentic rainforest adventure

My husband and I did this kayak tour as an "extra" experience while on Kauai. We were looking for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Absolute delight!!

I think this might be the second review I've written for Kayak Wailua but is really is worth 2 5... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Amal S
South San Francisco, California
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Uluwehi Waterfalls aka Secret Falls is now in full bloom. Blockages have been removed; the falls has never looked better! A boardwalk now covers the muddy ditch. Don't miss this amazing attraction which is fun and educational for your whole family from toddlers to seniors.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“secret falls” (278 reviews)
“the river” (630 reviews)
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4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
+1 808-822-3388

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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I did this kayak tour as an "extra" experience while on Kauai. We were looking for something outside of the hiking and snorkeling (which were amazing in themselves). While researching Kauai it's daunting at first since so many tour companies pop up....More

Thank EvergreenCOmom
Reviewed 3 days ago

I think this might be the second review I've written for Kayak Wailua but is really is worth 2 5 star reviews!!! IT LITERALLY HAS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE--you love nature--Breathtaking beauty at every turn!! you love adventure--what better than a river kayak, followed by a...More

Thank Amal S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Family of four, we had 2 double kayaks with the large backrest. Kayak wailua provide dry bags and cooler bags, both were backpack style so very easy to carry on hike. Kayaks were stable never felt like we would tip over. Kyle was our guide....More

2  Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow, this place was the best-great friendly customer service, nice equipment, and a awesome program for someone wanting a bit everything on a tour. We toured beautiful forests, hiked to an amazing waterfall and swimming pool, and got a great workout kayaking 5 miles up...More

Thank Richard V
Reviewed 6 days ago

On our 5th trip to Kauai and this is a MUST. Great event for the family or a couple. Nice kayak trip (requires a little work) and then a really nice hike in the woods....maybe the first time get a guide....secret waterfalls is TOTALLY worth...More

1  Thank Mybloodhound
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great overall experience. Fun, scenic, adventurous, educational, etc. You must be somewhat adventurous, though - you must not mind if it rains or if your shoes get muddy. You'll kayak a reasonable distance and hike through a pretty forest to a tall...More

Thank hightinerary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of five had a great day on the river and in the jungle. A beautiful waterfall, a scenic river and a very informative and engaging guide ensured we will remember this adventure for years to come. Troy was not only a capable guide...More

Thank Rodney R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the trip down the Wailua River and hiking to the waterfall; it was just lovely. There are no rapids in the river so it's pretty calm and very pretty. But it is a 2 mile trip each way on the river; coming back...More

Thank Cincytraveler44
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did this tour on June 16, 2017 with my wife and 3 teenage daughters. Our guide Lisa was phenomenal. My girls were new to the kayak portion and she was very informative and assisted them quite a bit so they would stop steering the kayak...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this company based on good reviews. We were not disappointed, it was a fun day. Leigh was our guide and she was great, patient with the newbies and she was explaining things as we were moving on the hike. The hike was muddy...More

Thank bombero15
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
so the trip was only 90 mins in? and then 90 way back? mahalo
29 May 2017|
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Response from GlobalPete2010 | Property representative |
The kayak paddling is about 45 minutes upstream and 45 minutes downstream with a round trip hike to and from the waterfalls in between the paddling segments. Total duration is about 4.5-5 hours depending upon the fitness of... More
I'm going to be by myself. Do you have single kayaks or can one person use a double? Thanks
14 May 2017|
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Response from GlobalPete2010 | Property representative |
We have two styles of singles if you wish to kayak by yourself. You can also paddle by yourself in a double kayak.
Can you do this tour if pregnant? Also, we have our 2 year old with us. Would my husband be able to kayak with her and then hike with her in the hiking back pack?
21 February 2017|
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Response from GlobalPete2010 | Property representative |
Yes to both questions. This combination is not uncommon.