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Wailua River Guides

4-788 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1544
+1 808-821-2800
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GREAT trip!! We had a really good time!

Nice paddle up the river, just enough long enough for me. Stopped at a pullout and took a short... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Ben P
Port Angeles, Washington
Wonderful excursion on the Wailua River

We had a great time during that lovely kayaking trip along the Wailua River ( beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
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We provide exceptional guided kayak tours of the Wailua River Valley and Secret Waterfall on Kaua'i, Hawaii. We provide top of the line equipment and our guides are the best on the river by far! Come play with us!
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4-788 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1544
+1 808-821-2800

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Nice paddle up the river, just enough long enough for me. Stopped at a pullout and took a short hike up to Wilua falls. Our guide Doc and assistant Ron were both very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. Doc shared his extensive knowledge of the flora...More

Thank Ben P
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great time during that lovely kayaking trip along the Wailua River ( beautiful and peaceful) and our guide -Ryan- was a cool and very attentive person. Great walk to get to the beautiful Uluwehi Falls (also known as "the Secret Falls"). Thanks...More

Thank Azulejo1
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This was by far the worst experience we have had on Kauai. First of all, they only supplied 1 guide for 13 guests. Our guide Alex was constantly yelling rudely at all of the guests and seemed genuinely angry to be there. We were required...More

Thank Westfamily6
Reviewed 2 June 2017

What a fun and adventurous day! My tour guide Alex was wonderful. He was very knowledgeable and informative about the land and its history. Every part of the tour was absolutely beautiful. Kayaking the river, hiking through a lush green valley, small river crossing, and...More

Thank _sjhudak88
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Had a great time kayaking on the Wailua and hiking to the falls. Alex was an excellent guide and made the trip an awesome experience! He had interesting facts along the way.

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Kevin (owner) and Alex (guide) made this trip one of the best days of my life! They made my proposal at the falls to my fiancé go better than I could of ever hoped for. Alex was amazing. His knowledge of the history in the...More

Thank Kurt S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Kevin and Alex were amazing and helped make my engagement at the falls more that I could have ever imagined. They were in on the plan the entire time and I had no idea. They did not have to make it as special as it...More

Thank Kristin L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I had a last minute change of plans one day of my trip and found myself looking for a fun afternoon activity. They guys at Wailua River Guides fit me in to their afternoon trip last minute and it was a blast. They provided a...More

Thank thinkgs
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

First time that we try hiking and kayaking and it was an awesome experience. Going up the river with the kayak, following the trail path (hiking) afterwards and seeing all these beautiful places was something amazing. The secret waterfalls, even though they are not so...More

Thank Stavros D
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Had a fantastic time kayaking with our guide Matt who was soo knowledgeable about the island and its history. Was a very fun afternoon and I would absolutely do it again!

Thank mikylasteh
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1 February 2017|
Response from Young L | Reviewed this property |
We booked the private tour with a guide, so all the equipment were provided. Sorry I didn't remember how much it was.
14 February 2015|
Response from Truska77 | Reviewed this property |
I think it was $85 per person. It included the kayaking, the hike, and one extra day for the bike rental. It also included the lunch at the waterfall. It was worth every penny for us.