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Napali Kayak - Day Tours

5075 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-6900
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I debated writing this review, but finally decided to put my thoughts down on this trip. Hopefully... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
The trip is spectacular but some aspects of our day were suboptimal

We came to Kauai in the summer specifically so that we could do this kayak trip and we were not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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NaPali Kayak is an owner operated business that specializes in the Napali coast sea-kayak tour. Our team has experience and Aloha and We are happy to share the beautiful Na Pali coast with our guests. We would like to thank everyone for their positive reviews and invite everyone to see why...
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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5075 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-6900

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I debated writing this review, but finally decided to put my thoughts down on this trip. Hopefully it will help some of you avoid my mistakes. I was born and raised on Kauai. I have mad respect for the ocean..the Na Pali is known to...More

Thank Valgal88
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Kauai in the summer specifically so that we could do this kayak trip and we were not disappointed by the views. You should absolutely believe what is listed on the website FAQ's.... this is a very strenuous activity. I would rate it...More

Thank AJ C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the day trip along the NaPali coast with guides Chad and Ciro. Though we have kayaked before, and visited Kauai previously, experiencing the NaPali coast from the water was truly amazing. We appreciated the expertise, knowledge and tips from...More

Thank NCTraveler23
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience! You'll have 2 choices - the big trip on napali coast - play around in the river and the bay The owner is a so fun and nice person, thank you so much for all!!

Thank Bledieu
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a great excursion for couples who are more on the adventurous side and want to a unique and up close experience with the Napali coast. You need to have some constitution for this 5+ hour kayaking trip in open ocean, but like their...More

1  Thank Vincent H
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We highly recommend this adventure. It was an extraordinary experience. Unfortunately we had no tailwinds to help us along until the last 1 1/2 hours so it was very strenuous but we still enjoyed it. The views are very rewarding. We did not get to...More

Thank M318830
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This trip lived up to all expectations and more. We were very sorry and unfortunate to be late on arrival, but the group was patient, and the guides were even better, and very understanding. (Thanks for the ride Ivan!) We had Ciro and Casey as...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

What a phenomenal experience it was kayaking the Napali Coast. If it is not already on your bucket list, it should be. Detailed info below, but if you really want to know what it is like, search “Xolitude Napali Coast is Amazing”. You will get...More

32  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I would rate our experience on the day tour with Napali kayak as average. I wish I could give an excellent rating, but there are some reasons why I won't. First, the good things. The company is great. Contact is smooth, the guides are nice...More

1  Thank Kees_iggy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The whole crew at Napali Kayak are great, they are super friendly even bright and early before a long day on the water. I was lucky enough to have Captain Annie take us on the epic journey down the remarkable Napali Coast. We were lucky...More

Thank Kelsea D
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13 December 2016|
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Response from saboresdevida | Reviewed this property |
The Napali Kayak website responds to the question "why is the season May through September?" with "A: September is the first month we start seeing the winter swells. After September, the surf gets more consistent and much... More
Britt J
16 August 2015|
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Response from Kate C | Reviewed this property |
If you read their websites FAQ section they answer that exact question But I think the answer is something like this-they have kayaks you can rent but they don't recommend going down the Napali coast on your own.