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Address: 4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
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+1 808-822-3388
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Uluwehi Waterfalls aka Secret Falls is now in full bloom. Blockages have...

Uluwehi Waterfalls aka Secret Falls is now in full bloom. Blockages have been removed; the falls has never looked better! A boardwalk now covers the muddy ditch. Don't miss this amazing attraction which is fun and educational for your whole family from toddlers to seniors.

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Kyle did a great job preparing and instructing us on the kayaks, waterway, and trails. The water was pretty calm heading towards the falls (though we had a bit of a headwind on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Junk C
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Portland, Oregon

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Kyle did a great job preparing and instructing us on the kayaks, waterway, and trails. The water was pretty calm heading towards the falls (though we had a bit of a headwind on the way back...our 12 year old was ready to stop rowing). We hit the trails a couple days after heavy rain, but our guide set the expectation... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very fun trip even for aging boomers like ourselves who are not accomplished kayakers. It was great having a mixed variety of experiences (paddling, hiking, and swimming) packed into a single day of adventure. Lisa was friendly and knowledgeable about ancient Hawaiian culture and the forest ecology of Kauai. The trip was the perfect activity for the final day of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lisa was amazing with her knowledge and expertise in the area. Yesterday, the weather was not cooperating with very high winds. However, with her tremendous patience and energy, we managed to make the safe return kayaking trip. It was enjoyable, a great workout and true Kauai experience. Thanks again, Lisa, for the memorable day! Colleen, Mike & Eldon

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great kayaking trip with Lisa. She was knowledgeable about the flora and fauna and history of the area. The river and falls were beautiful. We had a wonderful time.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Falls, the Hike and the Kayaking would have been nice, if it weren't for a few misses by the guide. First, what is the rush? We are here on vacation, and I don't want to be rushed. I want to be able to look around a little bit. He was on a mission, and we weren't going fast enough.... More 

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GlobalPete2010, Manager at Kayak Wailua, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. Your unfortunate experience was an extreme exception as nearly all of our 4.5 hour tours consume 5 hours. If you had mentioned your guide's name, he would have been placed on suspension or dismissed. If you ever return to Kauai and are willing to give us another chance, you will see a big... More 

Gresham, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family had a great day with Kawika leading our kayak tour of the river and our hike to the secret falls. He explained local culture and history to us and named many trees for us and was quite knowledgeable as a naturalist. We swam under the waterfall and enjoyed lunch by the beautiful scenery there. The weather was great... More 

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Lloydminster, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had dontez as a guide and he did an unreal job with our group. Was very informative and knew what he was talking about.

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Thank jcallele
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We brought our kiddos, aged 12, 9, and 7, and despite wind with gusts over 20 mph, we had a fantastic trip. Our guide, Dontez, was patient with the kids and took our youngest in his kayak and chatted with her. He taught us about local vegetation and critters. It was the perfect amount of exertion for our family without... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic outing on our kayak trip and would highly recommend this activity. The kayak up the river was beautiful, followed by a little muddy hike, ending in a gorgeous waterfall pool. Definitely get in the pool, although it is a bit chilly, it is well worth it! It's a very scenic day, not super strenuous, and... More 

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Danville, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had a fantastic time today kayaking down the river and then hiking to the Falls. Kyle did a fabulous job guiding us along the way. He was personable, informative and kept us safely moving together as a group. The trip was a very nice way to spend 4-5 hours outdoors in Kauai.

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