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Kauai Ultimate Off-Road Ranch Tour

Kauai Ultimate Off-Road Ranch Tour

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Buckle up for an exciting off-road adventure through the unspoiled, historic landscape of Kipu Ranch. Ride in a rugged 4WD vehicle across tropical pastures and valleys featured in many blockbusters including ‘Jurassic Park,’ ‘Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark’ and ‘The Descendants.’ Soak up the verdant paradise of Huleia Valley and admire stellar views of secluded Kipu Kai beach on this family-friendly eco tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.31
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$165.31

Koloa Zipline

Koloa Zipline

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Get a new perspective on Kauai as you soar through lush forests and over the Waita Reservoir on the island’s longest ziplines. While cruising across the 8-track course near Koloa, hang on to the handlebars or try some more daring acrobatic stunts with the hands-free ‘Flyin' Kauai'an’ harness.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$166.42
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$166.42
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RAFT ADVENTURE - Na Pali 1/2 Day Snorkel

RAFT ADVENTURE - Na Pali 1/2 Day Snorkel

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Explore the dramatic cliffs and crystalline waters of Kauai’s Na Pali Coast on a half-day snorkeling adventure. Cruise along the spectacular coastline aboard a motorized raft, stopping to splash into the clear waters and snorkel among native marine life at one of Kauai’s best coral reefs. Traveling by raft allows the flexibility to navigate the rugged sea caves and waterfalls that dot the spectacular Na Pali shoreline. A deli lunch and beverages are included on this small-group tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.20
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$189.20

Wailua River Kayak and Hike Adventure

Wailua River Kayak and Hike Adventure

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Explore the natural beauty of Kauai with a combo hiking and kayaking adventure on the Wailua River. Enjoy a leisurely paddle down this sacred river surrounded by lush tropical scenery, and then disembark for a guided nature hike to a waterfall. Refuel with a picnic lunch, and then take a dip in the refreshing waters of the pool at the base of the falls. No kayaking experience is necessary — just bring your sense of adventure! Choose from a morning or afternoon departure to suit your schedule.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.00
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$95.00
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Guided Kayak Adventure on the Wailua River

Guided Kayak Adventure on the Wailua River

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Embark on a Garden Isle adventure with a half-day kayak trip on Kauai’s legendary Wailua River. Paddle through lush tropical landscape with a guide, passing a traditional Hawaiian village and learning about the river’s ancient, sacred history along the way. Feel like an island explorer as you hike to a sparkling waterfall, and keep your energy up with a riverside picnic lunch.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.99
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$93.99

Hanalei Bay Kayak and Snorkel Tour

Hanalei Bay Kayak and Snorkel Tour

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Explore the tropical waters of the Hanalei River and Hanalei Bay on this guided kayak and snorkeling tour. Paddle through the lush tropical surroundings as you make your way down the Hanalei River out into the open Hanalei Bay, where you can glimpse the famous cliffs of Makana Peak (also known as Bali Hai). Snorkel through the marvelous underwater world of the Bay Reef Lagoon, home to sea turtles and brightly colored tropical fish.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.99
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$108.99

Kauai: Poipu 8 line Zipline Adventure

Kauai: Poipu 8 line Zipline Adventure

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Whip past rustling ferns and ocean views on a thrilling, 2.5-hour zipline tour in Poipu, and see Kauai’s scenic southeastern coast from 200 feet (61 meters) in the air. Suit up, strap in and follow your guide through a series of eight exciting ziplines between platforms set high in the jungle treetops. Listen to a tropical chorus of birds as you fly through the forest with a small group, feel the warm, sea breeze on your face and get a bird’s-eye view of Hawaii’s Garden Isle.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.54
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$146.54
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SeaFun Snorkel

SeaFun Snorkel

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Come face-to-face with colorful Kauai marine life at one of the South Shore’s best snorkeling beaches. On this family-friendly tour from Koloa, splash into clear water that's just the right depth for exploring coral gardens teaming with fish and turtles. Beginning snorkelers can find their sea legs using handled surfboards to easily stay afloat while viewing the fish.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.29
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$91.29

Kauai's Ultimate Guided Shore Snorkeling Adventure

Kauai's Ultimate Guided Shore Snorkeling Adventure

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Avoid crowds and embark on a Kauai snorkeling tour that limits group size to six people. Head for Kauai’s pristine south shore reefs to see tropical fish, sea urchins, and sea mammals. You may also see a turtle nesting on the beach or a Hawaiian monk seal basking in the sun.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.34
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$89.34
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Kauai ECO Adventure Helicopter Tour

Kauai ECO Adventure Helicopter Tour

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To fully appreciate the beauty of Hawaii’s ‘Garden Isle,’ take to the skies above Kauai on a helicopter tour in a new Eurocopter Eco-Star. Soar over the island’s diverse terrain, from rain-soaked Mt. Waialeale and the waterfalls of Waiapuna to the dry red ravine of Waimea Canyon and the breathtaking emerald spires of the Na Pali Coast. A two-way radio to communicate with the pilot and expansive viewing glass add to the unforgettable flight.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$308.27
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Entire Kauai Island Air Tour

Entire Kauai Island Air Tour

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Soar over the entire Garden Island for unforgettable views on this air tour of Kauai. From aboard an aircraft designed for sightseeing, soak up breathtaking views of natural attractions like Waimea Canyon, Opaekaa Falls, the rugged Na Pa Coast, and Mt Waialeale — the wettest spot on earth. Your experienced pilot provides informative narration during this thrilling flight.
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  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.00
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$145.00

Half-Day Kayak and Waterfall Hike Tour in Kauai with Lunch

Half-Day Kayak and Waterfall Hike Tour in Kauai with Lunch

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Rainbow Kayak Tours has been providing guided tours of the Wailua River for 20 years. Our experienced guides are well versed in the flora and fauna of the area, as well as the history of this incredible place.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.38
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Paddle Kauai Jungle Streams and Hike

Paddle Kauai Jungle Streams and Hike

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Embark into the heart of the Kauai jungle on a kayaking and hiking adventure. You'll paddle along the Wailua River, then continue another mile on foot to a spectacular 100-foot-tall waterfall. A picnic lunch awaits you, as well as ample time to cool off in a local swimming hole and savor the surrounding valley's lush rainforest scenery, such as tropical plants and streams. Your guide will offer plenty of details about the Wailua Valley, including its unique botanical offerings and the ancient cultures who thrived here, throughout the day.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.14
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$114.14

AdrenaLine Kauai Zipline Tour

AdrenaLine Kauai Zipline Tour

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Take in rare aerial views of the natural landscape on Kauai's premier zipline experience. Multiple courses available with your admission ticket include the longest zipline in Hawaii, a tandem line with aerial views of Kipu Ranch, and a course that ends in a refreshing dip in a lava rock swimming hole. With plenty of options and complimentary cookies, AdrenaLine is a popular choice for both visiting and local families.
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  • 3 hours
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$135.08
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$135.08

Virtual Experience The Creative Connectivity Game Hawaiian Style

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Virtual Experience The Creative Connectivity Game Hawaiian Style

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This creative connectivity game virtual experience makes it easy to connect and have fun with family and friends even with a ton of distance in between. You can choose to play with people you know, or you can be set up with others from around the world to play with. Solve challenges, take funny pictures, and have a good time with this virtual game played through WhatsApp.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$19.00
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Kauai's Ultimate South Island Zodiac Boat Snorkel Adventure

Kauai's Ultimate South Island Zodiac Boat Snorkel Adventure

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Enjoy a snorkeling experience in Kauai without the crowds. Set sail for the gentle waters of the island’s southern coast aboard a Zodiac, and pass the famed Spouting Horn blowhole on your way to two different snorkeling spots where you can explore an abundance of marine life such as yellow tang and Hawaiian green sea turtle.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.15
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$136.15
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LUCKY LADY - Deluxe Na Pali Morning Snorkel Tour

LUCKY LADY - Deluxe Na Pali Morning Snorkel Tour

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The Na Pali coast is one of the most spectacular sights in Kauai. The best way to see it is from the water, so join this catamaran cruise for unbeatable views of lush green valleys, towering spires, jagged sea cliffs, and wildlife such as dolphins and sea turtles, as well as time for snorkeling and swimming. Includes a continental breakfast, buffet lunch, and drinks.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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$210.82
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Kauai: Poipu 5 line Zipline Adventure

Kauai: Poipu 5 line Zipline Adventure

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Tour Highlights Ziplines: Leap off platforms over top of 200-foot drops and reach speeds faster than 50 miles per hour. A Cultural Experience: Learn about Kauai’s rich history and unique culture. Amazing Views: Fly over acres of lush, untouched Hawaiian landscape with awe-inspiring mountain and ocean views.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.13
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$115.13
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Kauai Learn to Surf Semi-Private Lessons

Kauai Learn to Surf Semi-Private Lessons

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Not only is Hanalei Bay on Kauai one of the most beautiful spots in Hawaii, but it’s also one of Kauai’s best places for first learning how to surf. On this private Kauai surf lesson, your expert instructor will teach you how to paddle and pop up on waves, and will have you up and riding faster than you ever thought was possible. With the sun on your shoulders and the green mountains in front of you, you’ll experience the thrill, joy, and beauty of surfing on Kauai.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$188.48
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$188.48
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Creative Soul of Kauai Scavenger Hunt

Creative Soul of Kauai Scavenger Hunt

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Adventure lovers, get ready for a fun,challenging and IMMERSIVE adventure through the magic town of Hanalei! This scavenger hunt is part detective adventure, social experience and history walk. Seek answers throughout Hanalei to clues about Hawaiian history and culture, meet friendly locals, learn some Hawaiian and get super creative with photo and video clues. You will start in the heart of Hanalei and will go north to a famous landmark and then to the beach and pier to search for clues on Hawaii's most beautiful beach. You will discover secrets of Hanalei and little nooks and crannies only locals can show you. You will meet back at the picnic table while we hear your stories/review your clues and tally your score and hear your fun stories of your adventure. Feel free to email for specific time and date requests. .
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$28.00
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$28.00
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Kauai Learn to Surf Lesson - Private & Group Lessons

Kauai Learn to Surf Lesson - Private & Group Lessons

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Learn to surf Kauai’s famous waves with this 2-hour surf lesson on the shores of beautiful Hanalei Bay. Your instructor, a local surfing expert, will teach you fundamentals of paddling, reading the waves and standing up. It’s a great introduction to surfing for beginners, and group size limited to four people to ensure a personalized experience. Toward the end of your lesson, enjoy free time in the mellow waters of Hanalei Bay to practice your new surf skills.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$157.06
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$157.06
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Waimea Canyon Downhill Bike Ride

Waimea Canyon Downhill Bike Ride

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Waimea Canyon is one of the most scenic corners of Kaua’i, and with this downhill bike ride, you’ll be treated to a bird’s-eye view over the dramatic landscape as you coast down to Kekaha Beach to catch the sunset. Explore the canyon with a guide to avoid getting lost, and learn about the island’s history and lore as you take in the sweeping views over three state parks.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.51
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$119.51

Makauwahi Cave Tour

Makauwahi Cave Tour

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The Makauwahi Cave Tour is the only active dig site on the island of Kauai. A portion of the proceeds from your tour go toward funding the study of the cave, ground maintenance, and the refurbishment of the native plants and forest within.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$358.12
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$358.12
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Private Airplane Tour in Kauai

Private Airplane Tour in Kauai

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This aerial sightseeing tour of Kauai provides unobstructed views through large windows aboard a high-wing aircraft. Spend about an hour in the air and soak up Kauai's stunning beauty from the window seat of a privately chartered plane, with commentary provided by the pilot. Along with cascading waterfalls you’ll fly above the rugged Na Pali Coast and Waimea Canyon.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$212.27
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