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The Surf Bus

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Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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Great Tour & Tour Guide - North Shore

Great day out. Kevin is the best! Really made it a memorable day on the North Shore. He is relaxed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anne W
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Sydney, Australia
North Shore Expedition

Had a fabulous tour with Kevin as our guide. Very knowledgeable, accommodating, friendly and good... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Les F
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Sydney, Australia
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Tours and Activities on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii. Not only you get to see the most beautiful beaches in Oahu, but you also have a chance to do something fun! Either kayak, stand up paddle, snorkel, walk to a waterfall, swim, bike ride, bodyboard, learn to surf or just cruise on the beach. Visit historic Haleiwa town for lunch and shopping and get up close to the Hawaiian green sea turtles, all on this full day activities tour! FREEDOM TO DO YOUR OWN THING!
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great day out. Kevin is the best! Really made it a memorable day on the North Shore. He is relaxed and funny. Full of local tips and info. Highly recommend!More

Thank Anne W
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review! Uncle Kev is the best we couldn't agree more. He's got such a great personality and genuinely wants to help everyone have a great experience on North Shore. He's grown up in Hawaii so he's very knowledgeable of the island...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a fabulous tour with Kevin as our guide. Very knowledgeable, accommodating, friendly and good sense of humor. I always find that a guide can make or break a tour and Kevin certainly made it a great experience. The tour itself was well organized and...More

Thank Les F
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Mahalo for the review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed the way the tour is organized. We try to help everyone maximize their activities on the North Shore. Uncle Kevin is really great at helping all the guests to find their pace in the day....More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I would say uncle Kevin is the best tour guide we had on our 14 day trip, he has a great sense of humour, very knowledgeable about the island and its past which made the tour very interesting. Giving us time to get off the...More

Thank kennedyfam
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Incredible. Uncle Kevin really is an amazing tour guide and really goes out of the way to help everyone have a fun-filled day. We are very grateful to hear it was the best tour of your holiday. The North Shore really is a beautiful place...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely day with our tour guide Kevin. He was very knowledgeable of the area and accommodating to ensure that everyone had the best day! Thanks for an awesome adventure Kevin!More

Thank bevans16
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Uncle Kev is the best! Thank you so much for the review. Uncle Kevin really goes out of his way to help everyone have a personalized day on North Shore. We're glad to hear you had the best day with us! Hope you're able to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This day was a lot of fun! Our tour guide was great and I am so sorry I forget his name. He seemed to know everything about everything, sometimes to much info lol. I went swimming at the waterfall and paddle boarding, relaxed at the...More

Thank 44Sam
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

It makes it so happy that you will remember your day on North Shore forever. We truly want everyone to experience a day just like yours! Mahalo for the review and we hope you're able to come have another memorable day with us soon Aloha!...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

From the moment Acey picked us up to the moment he dropped us back in Waikiki we had the BEST day. We were able to do so many things and visit so many places. The drive to the North Shore was really fun and when...More

Thank RobnPuff
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

WOW sounds like you had an amazing day on North Shore. Acey is the man when it comes to knowing Hawaiian knowledge. He's been helping people on North Shore for over 6 years and his experience shines through. How exciting you were able to witness...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The all-day tour began promptly at 8:30 A.M. It was fun, relaxing and informative. Uncle Kevin treats his clients very well -- he says he thinks of each tour as though he had relatives visiting, hence the name. If you only have one day to...More

Thank JenD1
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Mahalo for the review and welcome to the Surf Bus Ohana! Uncle Kevin is a great tour guide and really loves helping everyone have a fun day. We love the North Shore and love hearing that you enjoyed everything our tour had to offer and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The all-day trip is definitely worth it. Hope for Uncle Kevin, he really made the trip a special one to remember. Did Waimea Falls and surf watching in the morning followed by Paddleboarding in the afternoon. All were good. Kevin even bought us a round...More

Thank GrevilleNZ
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a day! The winter surf is here on North Shore and we're stoked you were able to see the amazing surfers. Uncle Kevin is amazing and really helps everyone have an incredible day. Mahalo for your review and we hope you're able to visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being a solo traveller, I wanted to find the best way to get to North Shore AND meet people at the same time. UNCLE KEVIN was the best tour guide I had during my trip. He was chill, super informative about Hawaiian culture, and caters...More

Thank Alex M
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

UNCLE KEVIN! He's the best were so glad you had a great time on North Shore. He really goes out of his way to make sure everyone's day is excellent. Thank you so much for this review and I'll make sure Uncle Kev gets this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful day with our “ohana” on our trip! Uncle Kevin was fun, informative and spontaneous... -The CALI girlsMore

Thank Jenifer T
TheSurfBus, Manager at The Surf Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Cali Girls! We love hearing from all of you really sounds like you had a fun day with Uncle Kev! He really helps everyone have a fun day on North Shore. Welcome to the Surf Bus "Ohana" let us know if you ever come...More

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angiec79
17 January 2017|
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Response from TheSurfBus | Property representative |
Aloha If you are staying on the North Shore, you really don't need to get on the tour. Our tour leaves from Waikiki and takes about an hour to get to the North Shore, you will be wasting a lot of time to go to Waikiki and... More
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Oideyasu123
25 April 2016|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
They may be useful but not really necessary. I didn't use any as you can get to the cove walking on sand if you pick your way through the rocks. We took our own snorkelling gear & chose the bikes as our activity. Had plenty... More
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Barbara M
29 March 2016|
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Response from TheSurfBus | Property representative |
Aloha, yes you can do one activity in the morning and one in the afternoon. You might also be able to go snorkeling and bodyboarding in the morning , if conditions are permitting. Usually, if you are able to go snorkeling it... More
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