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Kayak Wailua

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“the river”(800 reviews)
“secret falls”(362 reviews)
“our tour guide”(264 reviews)
Our kayaking/hiking guided tour adventure is one of the few activities which can be enjoyed by all members of your family including grandma and grandpa. We invite you to read our 2000+ reviews; then check availability and reserve space at our...more
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4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
+1 808-822-3388
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All reviews the river secret falls our tour guide great guide great trip dry bags water shoes own pace beautiful waterfall flora and fauna other companies hiking portion a lot of fun highly recommend this trip the entire trip an adventure mile hike
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had such an incredible time with Ricky Harman from Kayak Wailua. Ricky was a great tour guide! He had a ton of stories and tidbits of information throughout the whole trip. Not only that I have a lot of fun but I learned a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Giansy84
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I had an amazing guided experience paddling up river with James. Great guide with the right energy and attitude for our mixed group. The hike to the waterfall was quite the adventure. Thank you again for great vibes and lasting memories

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank drewstools
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kayaking the Wailua river and hiking to Secret Falls was just so fun. Our tour guide Ricky was so informative, fun , full of facts about the island and such a good guy to be around. Our family enjoyed the adventure and would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank MarlysRichards
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is my third time doing this trip. I love it everytime I come to the islands. This trip was extra special and I can only say that because of our guide Ricky. He has great conversation with everyone in the group and is knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank ElishaRichards
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the trip yesterday with Kayak Wailua. "T" was our guide and she was amazing! Full of fun an interesting facts about the island and the area. It's about a 5 hour trip and involves some very muddy hiking and stream crossings so be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mark K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I did kayak & hike with Leigh as our guide - she was amazing, went above and beyond of what is expected of a tour guide. She provided us with loads of information about the surroundings and also the island itself and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Tjasa G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kayak Wailua is an awesome choice for a fun, adventure filled kayak trip. Ricky was such an amazing guide! So funny and really knows his stuff. He made us feel safe and comfortable on the kayaks and hike to the waterfall. Its an amazing hike,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Ieathippos123
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time on a kayak/hike and found it exilerating! Our Guide James took very good care of the group and also regaled us with tales of history and stories about the area. It was definately worth the muddy hike to see the Falls in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank PeriwinkleBlueSkies
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a lovely morning kayaking and hiking to the waterfall- I would highly recommend this company and this adventure. Lisa was our guide and was very informative, laid back and relaxed. My husband and I are experienced kayakers and were able...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank katieburke1987
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this tour up the Wailua River to the Secret Falls through Kayak Wailua. Overall we had a great experience with them; after checking-in, getting our kayak (a double+1 due to Johns “oversized” 6’4″ frame haha) meeting our guide named Jason, and going over...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank kviehweg
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10 July 2018|
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Response from OttawaSenator | Reviewed this property |
We used a guide because we have a 3 year old and my wife is pregnant so we wanted someone with us just in case but you can definitely do it alone. Just rent a kayak anywhere at the river entrance or if you don’t want to... More
Bob O
15 May 2018|
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Response from Jaime S | Reviewed this property |
It opened this week. We had no issues with the path to the falls. It was an easy hike.
Juliana S
21 February 2018|
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Response from Steven G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, nothing to worry about. Just be ready to embrace the mud during the hike. It’s well worth it though!