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Waipi'o On Horseback

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Horses, amazing views of waterfall, black sand beach, flora and fauna, local legends, humor. I saw... read more

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Best trip ! Our guides were amazing can’t say enough about them! Of the views we unbelievable! We... read more

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Ride with us as we journey into Waipi'o Valley, one of the most beloved and revered places in all Hawai'i. Be amazed by the majestic scenery and beauty of the valley as our sure footed horses take you over lush jungle trails, under flowering...more
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Reviewed today

Be careful on the drive up to parking, or better yet park near the main road and walk in. We nearly bottomed out our rental car just getting in. Apparently the driveway gets bad after rain, and I suspect that since most of the locals...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Horses, amazing views of waterfall, black sand beach, flora and fauna, local legends, humor. I saw amazing beauty, laughed till I cried, learned about the amazing valley all while getting my horse fix.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded today

Mahalo Nui! So glad you enjoyed yourself!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Best trip ! Our guides were amazing can’t say enough about them! Of the views we unbelievable! We were in Hawaii for 17 days if are are going to do anything you need to take this horseback riding trip

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Mahalo! So glad you enjoyed your experience!

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great time seeing and learning about Wiapio Valley from two local guides! The horses were well trained and handled themselves well - even when crossing streams, or meeting other horses or cars on the private roads. The trip was well-organized; leaving the...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great afternoon at Waipi'o on Horseback. We were all first time or very long time ago riders but we're given good instruction on how to handle our horses. We got to see some of the amazing views down in the valley, not...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Mahalo Nui for the great review!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Very enjoyable outing. Guides very friendly and so knowledgeable about everything. I highly recommend this excursion.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded today

So glad we exceeded your expectations! Mahalo

Reviewed 3 days ago

Tracy and Cecil run a great operation. The horses were gentle, and out group of five learned so much about the vegetation in the valley.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded today

So glad your group learned a lot about the valley and enjoyed the tour!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a very unique experience and the only ride that will take you down into the valley. It is not easily accessible, but something you must see while on the Big Island. Since the guides are from the valley, they are the most knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Director of Sales at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for joining us!

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great time riding horses in the valley where there are parts without electricity. It was wonderful to be in midst of all the vastness of nature - seeing wild horses, local agriculture and trees. The guides were knowledgable and friendly and talked...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Director of Sales at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for riding us. We appreciate your kind review!

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great time riding and exploring the valley with Waipi'o on Horseback. We were fortunate that our riding group happened to be smaller, so it was quite peaceful to absorb the sights and sounds of the valley. In terms of the ride itself,...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for great description of our tour and tips for other guests you provided!

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ViolanteofNaxos
22 July 2018|
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Response from gmjjo | Reviewed this property |
A hat, sunblock, pants, and a closed shoe preferably with a heal. I would wear a shirt that shades your shoulders. I loved this experience both times I went.
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24 June 2018|
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Response from gmjjo | Reviewed this property |
I would just go to their website SMS ask them.
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Keithan
5 May 2018|
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Response from Waipio8 | Property representative |
Hi, we like to cap it at 200 but we do take people over this weight occasionally. It depends on the horses and who has their shoes, etc. If you think you may want to ride please give me a call at 8087757291. Have a wonderful... More
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