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Hawaiian Paddle Sports

#1 of 80 Tours in Kihei Features Animals
27 Halekuai St, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8100
+1 808-442-6436
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A special experience!

My husband and I have never kayaked or snorkeled before so we wanted to try a private tour to get... read more

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Mandy C

Our family of four ( including two kids ) had an awesome time kayaking and snorkeling with Chris... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
William L
Santa Clara, California
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Private Kayak and Outrigger Canoe Snorkel Tours. Surf Lessons, SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) Hawaiian Paddle Sports offers a private alternative for Ocean Activities on Maui! If going out on crowded, diesel burring boat isn't your idea for ocean activities and you'd rather avoid going out with one of Large Kayak Companies or Surf Schools perhaps we are what you are looking for! We focus on attention to detail and the over all guest experience. Guide operated, Hawaiian Paddle Sports sets the bar for ocean activities on Maui. Whale Watching and Sea Turtle Snorkel Tours on Hawaiian Outrigger Canoes, Ocean Kayaks. We also offer "Guaranteed To Surf" Surfing Lessons or Stand Up Paddle Boards. All of our tours/lessons are Private.
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
27 Halekuai St, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8100
+1 808-442-6436

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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I have never kayaked or snorkeled before so we wanted to try a private tour to get our feet wet. This tour was the perfect way! Jason helped us feel completely at ease and we were able to quickly learn and had...More

Thank Mandy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four ( including two kids ) had an awesome time kayaking and snorkeling with Chris and Jason. First and foremost, Chris's appreciation and respect for the land, the ocean, and the hawaiian culture and heritage really shows. This really helped us appreciate...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 1 week ago

To start, all tours with Hawaiian Paddle Sports are private which makes the experience that much more personable. Andrew, our instructor, was extremely helpful not only in getting us up on the boards but also in island knowledge (types of fish we've seen, sea turtle...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend, wife and I had an exceptional first time SUP experience (although I was lacking in the SU part). Maika'i was a patient and knowledgeable guide. Maika'i also went beyond and helped recover my untethered GoPro, thanks!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriends family and I went on a canoe outrigger with our guide Niko and he was a great guide. Extremely knowledgeable about the area and wildlife and also took great pictures of everyone. Very enjoyable trip.

Thank Dayton K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four went on our kayaking adventure today. We had never kayaked before, but it was relatively easy to do. Our guide Makai'i was wonderful. He was very knowledgeable about the island of Maui. His respect of the culture and land really came...More

Thank Kdh0615
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2 friends and I took a paddle board trip this morning with Maika'i. We had an awesome time. Maiak'i took the time to tell us about the area, sea life and was patient in explaining paddle board technique He even drove for one of our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter, 24 and I, 56 took surf lessons from John who did a great job- was concerned for our safety, good instructions and we both surfed.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us girls booked in for this excursion. (Online) Very easy to pre-book online. Good explanation on where to meet our tour guide. Location for paddle boarding was beautiful (Makenna area) and pretty calm. 3 of us had never paddleboarded, this was a good...More

Thank goingplacesfamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did a private surf lesson. First lesson ever and I was surfing by the end of it! John, my instructor, was very knowledgeable and I was completely comfortable having him teach me to surf. I later went with 2 other companies In Lahaina, which...More

Thank Angie S
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Heather G
Was the kayak activity on the way out to the snorkel spot "choppy"? Someone like myself who gets sea sick real easily is wanting to do something like this but not if I get sick. Just wondering what the waters were like. Thanks!
19 April 2017|
Response from 297gaz112 | Reviewed this property |
The day we did it the weather was calm .my better half suffers from seasickness and took tablets before we went ,the side of the island this trip was on seemed sheltered . On the day we did trip there was family's with very... More
Hi I am 56yo medium fitness, can I participate in the kayaking? Tania
17 April 2017|
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Response from 297gaz112 | Reviewed this property |
I'm 55 the kayak are flat bottomed ocean going canoes very safe guides make sure you are safe
May 1 tours at 10 or 11?
23 March 2017|
Response from HawaiianPaddleSports | Property representative |
Aloha, Our activities are done early in the morning when it is typically the best conditions. Our canoe and kayak tours start at 7am. Our SUP and Surf lessons start at 8am. Feel free to give us a call at 808-442-6436 to... More