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Na Pali Experience

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Address: Kikiaola Small Boat Harbor, Kekaha, Kauai, HI 96752
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+1 808-635-1131
06:30 - 21:00
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Dreams can come true! - Join us for a five-hour experience you will...

Dreams can come true! - Join us for a five-hour experience you will remember forever. Kauai's Na Pali coast is one of the most spectacular attractions in the world. Avoid the crowds and climb aboard a vessel that allows you to have a closer look. Our boats are the most practical size and design for touring Na Pali. Large enough for comfort and small enough to enter and explore ALL of the sea caves! Allow our small family operation to provide you with your Na Pali experience. Space is limited; reserve your tour today!

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A must do!!

Only way to see the Na Pali coast. Great scenery, great captains, great day. A full day, lunch provided. Snorkelling is amazing. The views and history are breathtaking to witness... read more

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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only way to see the Na Pali coast. Great scenery, great captains, great day. A full day, lunch provided. Snorkelling is amazing. The views and history are breathtaking to witness and learn. You leave this day with a real appreciation..and sunburn is you don't screen up!

Thank dpage4
Kauai, Hawaii
1 review
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Such a overwhelming beautiful experience with a smaller boat. The six seater is the only way to view Na Pali up close. It's personal, intimate and super friendly atmosphere with great friends (5 active senior gals and a 3 year old grandson). Captain Kielland did an awesome job in quickly pointing to the whales, spinner dolphins and a turtle popping... More 

Thank gardenisland1
Lawai, Hawaii
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

It was a beautiful day as we ventured out to sea with Captain Kielland Seaver. He took us on an adventure like no other. With his expertise of the Na Pali coastline, we viewed the splendor of the beautiful valleys, caves, waterfalls and beaches. Kielland accommodated our interests in marine life and steered us towards turtles, whales and soon we... More 

Thank Lawaigurl
Koloa, Hawaii
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This was a fantastic adventure with Capt. Kielland at the helm! We started at Kikiaola Harbor and as we cruised along the coastline we saw whales, dolphins, flying fish and even a turtle or two:) When we arrived at the cliffs, Capt. Kielland was very knowledgeable and really made the trip special with his narration and humor. I loved the... More 

Thank css23
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is a must see while in natural Kauai. The seas are rough so make sure you safe guard for sea sickness if you're exploring by sea.

2 Thank lindamusumeci
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5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

I had a great time during this tour. Jon gave us detailed insight in the history and formation of the coastline. This small boat had comfortable front seats to have the best view during the sunset.

1 Thank Carolin M
Kansas City, Missouri
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We went on the morning tour but unfortunately didn't see any dolphins. We did see a few turtles, but the experience was out of this world! The small 6 passenger boat is a blast on the ocean and going in sea caves was so neat!! Our captain pointed out several places that were scenes in movies such as Pirates of... More 

2 Thank tpease83
moreno valley
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Small intimate tour maximum of six passengers for touring the Na Pali coast. The boat was small enough to enter the sea caves. Very well put together tour with snorkeling. The Captain was fantastic.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We booked our Na Pali Experience tour the day before they stopped sailing for the summer, and boy was it choppy!!! There was a woman on our boat who got sick and that instantly made me sick. I couldn't recover after that! Our captain was awesome. I wish we remembered his name so I could give a shout out to... More 

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2 Thank Christine C
Benicasim, Spain
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Great tour, awesome guides! We saw dolphins, did snorkeling with turtles and fish and went inside caves with the boat. Best way of seeing the Napali Coast (inaccessible by car).

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