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“wailua river”(72 reviews)
Rainbow Kayak Tours/Ancient River Kayak is an all inclusive quality, guided tour company. Safety is our #1 priority along with exceptional customer service and an unforgettable experience with your guide. Thomas and Aaron have been guiding since...more
440 Aleka Pl, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1420
+1 866-826-2505
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Reviewed today

wear tennis shoes that won't get sucked off on the secret falls trail (very muddy) lovred Matt our guide

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Thank msrobinah
Reviewed yesterday

Loved this trip, the guide, and our fellow adventurers. Small group. One-on-one guidance. Great lunch. Incredible knowledge of the river, the waterfall, the forest, and it’s history & science. We were so glad we did this!! Exhilarating, awe inspiring, and a great workout despite all...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Rainbow Kayak Tours is a great company and I would highly recommend booking a tour through them. Thomas, our tour guide, was knowledgeable and made sure our kayak and hiking experience was safe and memorable. I would recommend bringing shoes that you can throw away...More

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Thank Rajastan1021
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My 10-year-old daughter and I did this trip just yesterday, our last day on Kauai. It was a gorgeous day! Our guide Robia was knowledgeable and made sure we all knew what we were doing! We were a small group of six altogether. The kayaking...More

Thank Earnthejam
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an amazing time on our tour! Nathan was an excellent guide with lots of fun facts- he even played ukulele for us. This is a must do adventure while in Kauai!

Thank Elle M
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I had a wonderful time on this excursion. A little pricey but it was a beautiful day. I definitely recommend the morning tour, a little less busy on the river and on the trail to the waterfall. Lunch was nice to have...More

Thank Kaylee V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great kayak paddle on very tame water. Our guide, Andrea, was great and very knowledgeable and informative. The sandwich lunch at 9:30 am hit the spot as did the pineapple (our paddle started first thing - 7 am). The 45 minutes up to the start...More

Thank mfigley1
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved our tour! Our guide Anya was fantastic and made the experience unforgettable! She had knowledge of the area and history and was very friendly and fun. We also liked the personalized lunch

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Thank yanabenmoshe1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip. Well guidedBe sure to bring old sneakers that will get extremely muddy! They do have loaners, but you'd be happier if you had your own! The falls were magnificent. M Goodis, DDS

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Thank magoodisdds
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful kayak and hike to a beautiful waterfall. Guide was very competent and it was an exciting day. No special skills or athletic ability were needed although it did require a small amount of physical fitness. We proceeded at a leisurely pace and it was...More

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30 July 2018|
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Response from KayakAdventuresKauai | Property representative |
We do not go to Fern Grotto. You can schedule a boat ride with Smith's which will take you to Fern Grott.
2 June 2016|
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Response from KayakAdventuresKauai | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. Our policy is to protect both of you, therefore we cannot accept bookings for women who will be 20 weeks pregnant or more on the date of the tour. Women who are under 20 weeks pregnant are accepted... More