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Na Pali Catamaran

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5-5190 Kuhio Hwy, Ching Young Village, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-6853
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Great trip, highlight of our two weeks in Hawaii

We had an excellent trip. The captains, Johnny and Sam, were great. Very knowledgeable and fun... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
CSS8815
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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Wonderful views

Amazing trip. Scenery was wonderful. Snorkeling was fantastic. Sea caves out of this world... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
1054bkr
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Experience the Majestic NaPali Coast 3 Tours Daily 4 hour tours, "Early Bird" 7:30am-11:30am -"Photo Favorite" 12:30pm-4:30pm 2 Hour "Evening Tour" 5:15pm-7:15pm Departing from Hanalei Bay, sightseeing and snorkeling the majestic Na Pali Coast is the experience of a lifetime. Established in 1972, Na Pali Catamaran has a perfect safety score as well as a new 35' Power Catamaran. Offering shade and protection, the Kamahele Kai II is powerful, spacious and comfortable. Because Kamahele Kai II has no sail, we take you into many secret and sacred sea caves while introducing you to dolphins, sea turtles and seasonal Humpback whales along the way. Kamahele Kai II is built to carry 24, but we limit our passenger count to 18, allowing us to snorkel Kauai's world renown Nualolo State Park!! Na Pali Catamaran offers both 2 hour and 4 hour excursions daily. Please call or book online now. YOUR experience of a lifetime awaits you!
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Hours Today: 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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5-5190 Kuhio Hwy, Ching Young Village, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an excellent trip. The captains, Johnny and Sam, were great. Very knowledgeable and fun. It was too rough to snorkel so we went further up the coast and spend an hour with a pod of Spinner Dolphins while eating lunch. Fantastic experience! The...More

Thank CSS8815
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing trip. Scenery was wonderful. Snorkeling was fantastic. Sea caves out of this world. Captain and crew friendly and informative.

2  Thank 1054bkr
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, We're happy to hear you loved your tour! Mahalo for joining us. The next time you're on Kaua'i, don't forget to call for your Returning Passenger Discount! Mahalo, Ginger / Office Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was awesome, we got up close to the breath taking Na Pali coast. I knew it was beautiful, but you just don't realize until you actually see it for yourself. We had great weather, I know something that they cannot control. But we...More

2  Thank mlafaille
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mahalo for joining us! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the beautiful Na Pali and our operation. The coast is an absolute must-do when visiting Kaua'i, and we're grateful that you chose us to show you it! The next time you visit the Garden...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the best day they had experienced in 2 weeks they said. It was stunning and a must see. Crew was awesome. If you are staying near Princeville this is really close and not a drive to get checked in. Absolutely wonderful!More

2  Thank Jgreenouch
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mahalo for choosing Na Pali Catamaran to show you the coast! We're happy you enjoyed your tour. Yes, we're only a short 10 minute drive from Princeville and it's only a 15 minute boat ride to get onto the coast! Talk about convenience! :)...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time with Nick and Miguel leading the adventure! We explored sea caves, swam with sea turtles, ate great food and genuinely laughed at their jokes. The boat ride itself was top notch. We arrived at our destination in just over an...More

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2  Thank Joyce G
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mahalo for joining us, and for your recommendation! We really appreciate it. It's wonderful to hear that you and your 5 children had fun with Nick and Miguel. The next time you come to Kaua'i, call us for your Returning Passenger Discount! Mahalo, Ginger...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this tour on our very first day in Kauai. It was a smart move as subsequent tours would likely be canceled due to high swells. Our tour guides, Sam and Miguel, were great. We enjoyed the views of the NaPali coast, & traveling...More

2  Thank LCF303
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mahalo for taking the time to leave this helpful review. Lots of great tips! We do recommend people to book in the beginning of their trip rather than later in the event of a cancellation, we could hopefully reschedule them! We're very happy to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect.Views of the Na Pali coast were breath taking. The captains were knowledgeable, friendly and professional. Boat left exactly on time. Plenty of room and we were encouraged to move around. Sandwiches and snacks were fine. Due to rough seas, we were not able to...More

1  Thank Don S
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, We appreciate that you took time out of your day to leave us a review! It's great to hear that you were satisfied with our operation. The next time you visit Kaua'i, be sure to utilize your Returning Passenger Discount! Mahalo, Ginger / Office...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular views and service. Booking was a snap. Communication was sufficient. The staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. Captain Nick and Captain Johnny made sure we got what we paid for. They were very informative and safe. I would go again tomorrow. Thanks Napali Catamaran...More

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1  Thank kburris
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, You were our 1,000th review!!! We express the upmost gratitude to you, and everybody who takes time our of their day to let us know how we're doing. We all pride ourselves in the jobs that we do and love creating these unforgettable experiences,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A very enjoyable and fast paced tour of the Na Pali coast. The captain & mate were personable and knowledgeable. Sea caves, waterfalls, snorkeling, green sea turtles, and spinner dolphins- pretty much had it all. We would definitely go again !More

1  Thank Keith M
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mahalo for joining us! We're glad to hear you liked your Captain and Crew and saw all the beauty that is the Na Pali. The next time you visit our island, don't forget to contact us for your Returning Passenger Discount! Mahalo, Ginger /...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing experience. These guys are laid back and make you feel right at home. Mikey and Shawn were awesome and knowledgeable about the area having grown up there. Boat is small enough to go into sea caves when the swells cooperate. Snorkeling in an amazing...More

1  Thank Tonya T
Catamaran1, Front Office Manager at Na Pali Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mahalo for joining us on the Na Pali! We appreciate your feedback. It sounds like you enjoyed your time with us and we couldn't be happier. The next time you're on island, be sure to contact us and use your Returning Passenger Discount! Mahalo,...More

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BRETT_KATIE
24 August 2017|
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Response from Rustic15 | Reviewed this property |
No there are no nets to lie down on, but there are comfortable chairs and a small area in the front of the boat to look out from with some seating. This tour was without doubt one of the highlights of our trip to Kauai.
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OnTheRoadAgain56
5 August 2017|
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Response from tigerseye | Reviewed this property |
There are two times/places to change into dry clothes you've brought along. When the catamaran has returned from the coast tour, you are settled down on the beach, waiting for the van--if there were enough people on the boat... More
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MollyB614
23 July 2017|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
Sitting in the back of the boat is fairly comfortable, even in choppy seas or large swells. Perhaps bring a cushion for extra comfort as the seats are aluminum benches. If your father can climb aboard up the ladder stairs... More
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