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South Pacific Kayaks

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Maui's favorite adventure team. See us for your Maui vacation fun - Kayak & Snorkel tours, Surf & SUP instruction, and rentals. Join us for a great Maui experience - from the gorgeous shore of South Maui to the more remote and adventures west side...more
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Makena Landing, Kihei, Maui, HI 97653
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family went on an early morning kayaking and snorkeling tour. Our guide Jake was amazing. He was super friendly, funny, knowledgeable and above all patient with us beginners. We saw beautiful fish and sea turtles. I recommend this group and with Jame as your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jennlemus
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Absolutely loved this kayak trip. It was one of my favorite things I have done on Maui. We drove from the West Side and it was totally worth the drive. There's no traffic that early, it was a peaceful drive and a great chance to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank capecodblonde
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went on our first kayaking trip today with Jake and it was an awesome experience. Jake was super friendly and upbeat and knowledgeable about the land and ocean and also gave us a ton of advice on other activities/places to see/restaurants...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank courtmorgan18
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We just completed the tour this morning September 25, 2018 absolutely awesome trip, with guide Matt Hudson, Matt was very knowledgeable about the ocean, the surrounding islands and the history of the islands. Matt was very professional, yet like to have fun, he made sure...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Russell R
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had signed up 4 hours Pali Seacliffe kayaking and snorkeling trip, but due to strong wind and went to alternative route in the Makena area. There are 4 of us in the tour. We met with our tour leader Deja, and what a treat!!!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank raingoddness
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

If you haven’t kayaked in Maui you are missing out! This is the second trip we’ve taken (first time with our kids) and it was great. We saw over a dozen turtles and an octopus! Matt was really fun, I would highly recommend him.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cjshumate
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Jake met us around 7am and went through a quick orientation. We got out on the water and then snorkeled in 2 spots, one with 3 turtles! We had 2 people in our group that didn't know how to swim and had never kayaked, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mntr_ca
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Its a great location for snorkeling and kayaking. Ask for Matt as your tour guide! As per his recommendation, go in the morning since the waves won't be as big and the water will be clearer.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sean W
Reviewed 3 July 2018

It was really fun! Our guide, Matt, is really professional and knowledge about kayaking and snorkeling. I was feeling sea sick during both activities. Matt constantly checked in with me to make sure I am alright. Will definitely do the tour again when I visit...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Yi-Tan C
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing excursion. We enjoyed the small group size and the “turtle cleaning” station!! A must see for sure

Date of experience: June 2018
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EmilieMarie1987
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Response from mcmegan01 | Reviewed this property |
We were out for about 4 hours then about 30-45mins having a lunch on the beach.
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Ruby R
14 April 2015|
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I'm a guide for this trip and it can be a paddle for some but if your athletic and ready for adventure it's an easy paddle.
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