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Waipi'o On Horseback

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Waipi’o Valley Horseback Ride

These horses are descendants of the ones seen at the end of the movie “WaterWorld”. 20 years ago my... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Flyer29788162026
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Fairbanks, Alaska
Knowledgeable guides, patient horses, gorgeous scenery

From beginning at the farm where we sampled a variety of bananas and other fruits to the trip down... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 September 2014

What a stunning way to see the Waipi'o valley!! It is a gorgeous slice of heaven. The waterfalls are a spectacular sight. The owners, wranglers were friendly, helpful and very informative. You see vegetation in this valley that you can't see anywhere else. I would...More

4  Thank Kimberly M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 September 2011

we traveled across the world to see the Hawaii's natural beauty and meet its friendly people, and we especially wanted to to do Waipio valley on horseback; while we were a tad disappointed the reputable Naalapa stables tour was booked our hotel concierge told us...More

16  Thank anne m
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These horses are descendants of the ones seen at the end of the movie “WaterWorld”. 20 years ago my late wife and I rode the original ones. Great ride!

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Waipio8, Director of Sales at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

From beginning at the farm where we sampled a variety of bananas and other fruits to the trip down into the valley to the ride this was a delight. We enjoyed the scenery and the horses while Clarence shared a wealth of knowledge about the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of going on a ride with Waipio on Horseback last week. We were greeting warmly by the guides Tracy and Cecil at their outpost near the valley where we were offered fresh macadamia nuts and the most delicious Tangelo I’ve ever...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never done a horseback tour before - this was an amazing first experience! It was so fun seeing all the different streams, falls, vegetation, and even learning the culture that embodies the valley. And even better, it was on a horse! Made it...More

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Waipio8, Director of Sales at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guides, Tracy and Cecil were awesome! Very nice people and went out of their way to make this a very wonderful experience! Beautiful scenery!

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Waipio8, Director of Sales at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are so happy you enjoyed the tour!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

+ Nice tour and nice guide. It is relaxing to visit the valley on horses. The guide will give you a lot of information / histories about the valley etc. The horses are well trained so it is good for beginners. - expensive for what...More

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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for the review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A magnificent ride through the magical Valley of the Kings. Sweet horses, caring, knowledgeable guides and beautiful waterfalls. A very special treat for all your senses. I’ll be making this ride every trip to Big Island.

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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you are making our tour part of your Big Island experience! Mahalo for the review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the day. Micah and Leah injected their personal experiences into the tour which made it so much more I teresting

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leah, thank you for a personslised view on your life in Waipi’o Valley. Great stories, great knowledge, lovely relaxed horse ride through the valley. Bountiful & super special. Mahalo, Lara

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Waipio8, Director of Sales at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for riding with us, we are so happy you enjoyed the tour!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was so beautiful and memorable. Our guides Tracy and Cecil(?) grew up in the valley and had so much knowledge of all the flora and fauna! The horses were well trained and obviously well loved . We went last Friday and even managed to...More

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Waipio8, Manager at Waipi'o On Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you had a memorable experience. Mahalo Nui for the review!

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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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