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“Waipio Valley Wagon Tours”

Waipi'o Valley Wagon Tours
Ranked #3 of 4 Tours in Honokaa
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

An awesome experience! Enjoyed the tour guide and his information was so very interesting and informative. Loved the mule and wagon part of the ride! Saw beautiful scenery and the local culture and history was great. Beautiful views from the top of the mountain area too!

Thank virginias729
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"interesting place"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"an adventure"
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"four wheel drive"
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"flora and fauna"
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"great tour"
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Booked this and then read the reviews, but decided to go anyway and glad we did. Yes, the wagon portion isn't all that long, but to us it seemed just right. We saw all sorts of flora and fauna. Bob was a good guide. The van ride into and out of the valley was an adventure in itself, but I felt like Bob could do the trip with his eyes closed, and his van was worn but solid. The wagon has a roof, which served us well during part of the journey. Those experiencing the trip through the valley on horseback got a bit soggy.

3  Thank Pam R
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

let's talk about the positives
the mule ride in the valley is the key attraction.
fair narration of history
the tour guide was gentle and kind

negative points
the van that drives u down to the valley is old, broken, Windows closed. that is horrible....
while driving the van u can't hear the person at all.
when he drives u down u have to wait until he brings u the carriage
after the short carriage ride u have to again wait until he fixes his mule and wagon.
he is old and not that fast....
no time at all for taking pictures......

conclusion
of u have elderly people and little children then maybe this us a good option for u.

2  Thank Raihan K
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The tour guides were informative and we learned about the local culture, history and species in the valley. A favorite was seeing the wild horses up close. Great tour.

Thank JenniferNordell
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is good if you want to get down into the valley without a treacherous walk or drive. It is beautiful. The guide was knowledgeable about the area and particularly the plants. However, you aren't in the wagon for very long. That was the shortest part of the trip. Most of the trip is traversing the hill in an old 4 wheel drive van. I didn't feel like it was worth the price.

1  Thank msjj30
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