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“Great Experience” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Kayak Adventures

Kayak Adventures
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Guided Kayak Adventure on the Wailua River
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Owner description: Kayak Adventures has been established since 1996. We are an all inclusive quality, guided tour company. I am blessed as an owner to have such great guides and employees. We have become a true ohana (family)over the years. Safety is our #1 priority along with exceptional customer service and an unforgettable experience with your guide. Chris & Thomas have been guiding since 2004, Davey & Andy since 2008, Kahi & Christian since 2010, Matt & Jeremy since 2014. We welcome our new guides: Ryan, Austin, Scott & Nathan. I have an amazing team which also includes our customer service department. When contacting us via phone or email, you will either speak with my niece, Brittany, Sheila, Elana or me. We will make you feel welcome when you visit our shop and check-in for your kayak tour. Aloha and hope to see you soon on Kauai! God Bless! Gayle Mitzel, owner. PLEASE BE ADVISED AT ANY TIME TRAIL CONDITIONS CAN CHANGE DUE TO EXCESS RAIN IN THE WAILUA VALLEY. GUESTS ARE EXPOSED TO STREAM CROSSINGS, STEPPING OVER ROOTS AND ROCKS ALONG THE TRAIL. TRAIL CONDITIONS CAN BE MUDDY AND SLIPPERY AFTER NIGHTS OF RAINFALL. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CALL US IF YOU HAVE ANY CONCERNS BEFORE YOU BOOK YOUR TRIP DIRECTLY WITH US OR THROUGH YOUR CONCIERGE. PROPER FOOTWEAR IS A MUST! NO FLIP-FLOPS OR CROCS! SNEAKERS, HIKING SANDALS WORK BEST OR WATER SHOES. GUESTS MUST BE IN PHYSICAL CONDITION TO DO THIS TOUR ROUND TRIP: 4 MILES OF KAYAKING AND 2 MILES OF HIKING. WE WANT EVERYONE WHO GOES OUT WITH US TO HAVE A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE! MAHALO :)
Los Angeles, California
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Great Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2014

Easy kayaking down the Wailua river, easy-moderate muddy hiking to a beautiful waterfall. Loved it!!! I didn't mind the mud at all, it was actually fun! I would recommend wearing shoes and clothing you don't mind getting muddy, it takes some work getting them clean.

Visited January 2014
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fun, Fun, Fun”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2014

This was a fun adventure as well as a learning experience. Daniel, our guide, was knowledgeable and very interested in what he was doing and he wanted to make sure that you had the best time that you could have.

Visited December 2013
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Falls Church, VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“A great time in the mud!!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

My mom, boyfriend and I went on this trip the day after Christmas. We had a great guide, Daniel, who was very knowledgeable about the island and plant life around us. He let everyone go at their own pace. He also prepared us for the muddy hike. It's been wet here, but we washed off in the falls. We had a full group of 12 and had a wonderful excursion!

Visited December 2013
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Jackson, Wyoming
1 review
“Thank you”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2013

We went on this trip with Ryan, the trip was excellent and Ryan was very Knowledgeable, he was able to answer all of our questions, was fun and very professional at the same time. Great ,positive.experience, thank you ! Will recommend this to my friends , but Ryan should be their guide,

Visited November 2013
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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Unforgettable experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2013

Davey made this trip so much fun. It was my favorite experience in Kuai, even compared to our catamaran tour of the Napli Coast. Davey was a fun, adventure/Kuai/outdoor loving guide who was a wealth of knowledge and humor who loved questions. We had another couple and a family with us which was a perfect size. Davey's pace was not too slow for regular hikers but not too fast for kids. We hiked through some awesome terrain and the river was great to hike along, We ended at a huge waterfall and had lunch which was filling, he cut passion fruit and pineapple for us and we hiked/kayaked back. Highly recommend, amazing experience!

Visited November 2013
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