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Address: 4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
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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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Excellent, Strenuous at Times, Adventure

We loved it, but you might not so read on. First, we loved how they give you backpacks and water proof bags. Very helpful. Cars are parked in a gated area, so we felt that was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 July 2016
Al S
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Washington DC, District of Columbia

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

We loved it, but you might not so read on. First, we loved how they give you backpacks and water proof bags. Very helpful. Cars are parked in a gated area, so we felt that was secure. Kayaking was not easy, and the water did not help move the kayak much. If you are really out of shape, I dont... More 

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GlobalPete2010, Manager at Kayak Wailua, responded to this review

Thank you for your astute observation of our kayaking & hiking tour to Secret Falls. It is good for readers to know that this tour is not for everyone. Couch potatoes should probably choose the Fern Grotto trip on Smith Motor Boat Tours where exercise and fitness is not required. Sometimes surveys are taken on a random tour on the... More 

Palo Alto, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

It was a great kayak tour for everyone. Water was calm, kayaks and gears were clean, our guide Forest was very helpful and knowledgeable about everything! Hiking path was super muddy but that was a part of experience of Wailua River.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The kayak trip was a great time and well worth the money! Our guide Brandon was a great guy and made the entire trip fun. Kayaking was great, hiking was great, and the waterfall was even better. Definitely recommend.

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Heber City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Lisa was a great guide! She was knowledgeable about legends and myths of the trail She was very patient with all participants. It was a great outing and not as strenuous as I thought it would be

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Snoqualmie, Wa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Super fun adventure ! Our guide Lisa was awesome ! Kayak Wailua has been one of the highlights of our trip.

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Princeville, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Dave, our tour guide was amazing. The whole experience was beautiful, the waterfall was worth the hike in the mud ( rained hard the days before). Would definitely do this again!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great for novice kayakers. The hike to the falls was fun and our younger kids (6 and 12) in the group did just fine. Our guide, Kawika was an excellent! Great trip all around!

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

My girlfriend and I kayaked up the Wailua against minimal current and a good ocean wind at our back, making the trip easy. Getting off the main river to a tributary in which the vegetation seems to enclose on you gave me the feeling that I was watching a Polynesian movie. Disembarking to hiking through a rain forest to swim... More 

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Sherwood, OR
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Jamie was a fabulous guide! The kayak trip is beautiful, with red flowers floating along the Wailua River along side you. The hike takes you through a jungle and numerous other waterfalls, amazing plant life (there were passion fruits on the ground!) and ultimately to 'secret falls', where it feels like paradise. My husband and I swam in the pool... More 

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El Sobrante, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

We are not experienced kayakers and are not the most athletic vacationers, but Kyle, our host and guide, was very patient and attentive and made sure we enjoyed our experience. The river is fairly easy to navigate and the waterfall and lagoon are spectacular. The walk to the falls through the rain forest was difficult at times due to recent... More 

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