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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
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440 Aleka Pl, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1420
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a awesome time, and Thomas was a GREAT guide! The kayak portion was smooth, the hike was awesome, the falls was amazing! Overall the adventure was great! Highly recommend Thomas as a guide, he shared history about the island and was very welcoming and...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a wonderful time on this excursion with Rainbow Tours. Thomas was our guide and we couldnt have asked for more! He was so kind and knowledgeable about the island and the local plant and animal life. Thomas has a relaxed attitude that made...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A fantastic experience, Thomas was a great guide, very easy going, relaxed, informative on so many aspect of the area and culture. Kayak travel was very enjoyable and not too strenuous. Walk was a messy but enjoyable hike with a refreshing meal break at a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Thank you Rainbow Kayak Tours for the wonderful adventure! My daughter Katt, friend Janie and I enjoyed our trip very much. We were grateful for the used tennis shoes we were able to borrow for the trip, kept ours from getting very muddy and wet!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing kayak and hike, being the first tourists out for the day (began trip at 7am) made the trip. The trail is as muddy as they describe expect to walk through streams/a river and through puddles of mud a foot deep. These get muddier as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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KayakAdventuresKauai, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you fro joining us at Rainbow Kayak Tours, and taking a moment to share your experience. Yes trail conditions have very muddy a lot lately. I usually prefer the early morning tour for the same reason, as well as you get back early afternoon....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The instructions clearly say to bring Tevas for the hike. When I showed up with mine, I was told they wouldnt work because there was Velcro on the straps. I could chose some grubby shoes in a pile that other people had worn or go...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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KayakAdventuresKauai, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming out with us at Rainbow Kayak Tours, and taking a moment to share your feedback. We are sorry that we asked you to wear a different type of footwear, as for our guides are just trying to look out for all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Kayak, hike, waterfall was all amazing and indescribably beautiful. Thomas was pleasant, funny, and knowledgable. Thank you!

Date of experience: January 2019
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KayakAdventuresKauai, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming out with us at Rainbow Kayak Tours, and taking a moment to leave us your feed back. We hope you join us again. Have a great day! Mahalo, Sheila Fernandez

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We almost didn't get to do this kayak/hiking adventure...so thrilled that we did! Our guide, Annie, was sensational. We sincerely recommend this experience.

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Date of experience: January 2019
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KayakAdventuresKauai, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming out with us at Rainbow Kayak Tours, and taking a moment to leave us your feedback. We hope to see you again! Have a wonderful day! Mahalo, Sheila Fernandez

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband,myself and another couple went on this tour together. The trip starts out in the kayaks very pleasant trip on the river. Then you get off on the hiking path. Youre going to want to be wearing shoes that are waterproof, good traction, and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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KayakAdventuresKauai, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming out with us at Rainbow Kayak Tours, and stopping in to share your experience. Yes having good, comfortable shoes with traction is a must have with the muddy conditions we been having lately. We hope to see you again if traveling...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent tour! Our Guide, Thomas, was very knowledgeable of the area, plants and falls. Great sense of humor and personable! We highly recommend the early morning tour. Our group was small, and the trail and waterfall area wasn't too busy yet. Someday we hope to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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KayakAdventuresKauai, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us at Rainbow Kayak Tours, and taking some time out of your schedule to share your experience with us. The early morning tour is my favorite due to not to much traffic at that time of day. We hope to see...More

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traveladict1946
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.
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jlcbean
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
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