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“sugar cane”(20 reviews)
Flumin' Kohala offers a truly unique way of experiencing pristine Hawaii. Via 4WD off road vans and our custom four-man kayaks, you'll float through tunnels dripping with spring water, soar high over rushing streams via elevated flumes, and quietly...more
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55-517 Hawi Rd, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719-9997
+1 808-933-4294
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First note - yes, you will get wet! If possible ask for Vernon - we loved him and the history and tidbits of his grandmother's medicinal plan uses was awesome. It was a historical, relaxing ride, and worth the $. And yes, I would even...More

Thank Mthebaker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t get me wrong this was really cool and amazing but for the price (family of 4) it’s expensive. If you are only going to choose a couple of excursions for your family while you are on vacation you can probably find something that offers...More

Thank joshz876
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing. Beautiful ride through the jungle. Guides Jericho and Austin were fantastic. They were full of history and information as well as being so much fun. This is definitely worth the price.

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

You truly get to see another side of Hawaiian life - past and present. A totally enjoyable tour through a portion of an incredible engineering feat - moving water around to irrigate the many sugar cane fields that once dominated the Kohala coast. The scenery...More

1  Thank cld2ogg
Flumin K, Director of Sales at Flumin’ Kohala, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha! The Kohala Ditch system played a very important role for the old Kohala Sugar Plantation. Till this very day it brings life and prosperity to our little town of North Kohala. It's such a honor to share the beauty of this man-made wonder with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the flumin’ ride. It was educational. We didn’t get too wet. We had a fun time. It’s a good ride for all ages. Only a few dark tunnels. Do it once, it’s worth the money.More

Thank TexasStreetwalker
Flumin K, Director of Sales at Flumin’ Kohala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha! Thank you for the feedback on your recent tour with us.We're very pleased to hear that both of you had a fun Flumin' experience. Flumin' Kohala would like to thank you for joining us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my mom and step mom on this tour because my stepmom is afraid of all watersports but I wanted her to get out and do something fun. This turned out to be the perfect option. It doesn't go fast and it's not too...More

Thank laurendevore
Flumin K, Director of Sales at Flumin’ Kohala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We're glad you all had fun and enjoyed learning the history of North Kohala and the Kohala Ditch System from your tour guide Austin. We're truly happy to hear you were completely satisfied. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the 1930's this flume with bridges and tunnels was built to bring in water from places with lots of rain to the sugar cane fields in the west. Now you can ride down the flues for 3 1/2 miles through the rainforest. Beautiful scenery,...More

Thank rgab2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very relaxing and informative flume trip. Our guide, Jericho, was funny and informative about the history of the local area and Hawaii in general. He talked about King Kamehameha’s birth and his rise to power....gave us recommendations on where to eat locally,...More

Thank RandyT59
Flumin K, Director of Sales at Flumin’ Kohala, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha! Thank you for sharing your Flumin' Kohala experience! We're happy you had lots of fun while on tour with Jericho. It's great to hear you enjoyed learning the local Hawaiian history of North Kohala. The entire Flumin' Kohala staff loves sharing the ALOHA spirit...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

The guides were great! They explained the history behind the flume in detail and were like a comedy routine. Jericho was engaging, entertaining and downright hysterical. This event exceeded our expectations!

Thank 3750tf
Reviewed 22 October 2018

The water is slow moving and cool for a refreshing tour of the old plantation area. The guide was fun and informative about the history of the flumes and the area. Relaxing and safe the water is only about two feet deep so do not...More

Thank Vincent B
Flumin K, Director of Sales at Flumin’ Kohala, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Aloha! We're so glad you were able to join us. Thank you for sharing your Flumin' Kohala experience. We greatly appreciate and value your feedback. Mahalo Nui Loa for your review.

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9 May 2018|
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Response from Mouna G | Reviewed this property |
Better to call the company. I don’t work there:-)
7 May 2018|
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Response from sueheim | Reviewed this property |
Or call (808) 933-4294. They are awesome peeps! Don't forget your water shoes!!
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Response from Georg Z | Reviewed this property |
No, nice facilities at the start/finishpoint but no stöps