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Secret Falls Tour | Kauai Kayak Adventures

Discover the Wailua River’s most popular tour. Paddle the majestic Wailua River, which is the only navigable river in Hawaii. This peaceful river winds through a tropical garden paradise of abundant palms, ferns, flowers and wildlife.

  • An adventure suitable for the entire family, or a single guest.
  • Paddle along Kauai’s most beautiful jungle river until you come to the trailhead for the hike to enchanting Secret Falls.
  • Swim in a picturesque pool at the base of a 120 foot waterfall.

Aloha! Discover the Wailua River’s most popular tour. Paddle the majestic Wailua River, which is the only navigable river in Hawaii. This peaceful river winds through a tropical garden paradise of abundant palms, ferns, flowers and wildlife.

Paddle past Kamokila Village, where the opening scene from the movie, “Outbreak,” was filmed. It is also a cultural village depicting the Hawaiian civilization back in the 17th century.

Soon you will come to the North Fork where you will paddle leisurely through the Garden Isle’s most beautiful jungle river until you come to the trail head for Secret Falls. Enjoy a moderate hike through the Wailua rainforest, original home of the first Hawaiians, who paddled from the Marquesas Islands to Kauai almost 1500 years ago. Hear the legends and learn about the flora and fauna of Kauai’s most sacred area.

The final portion of your hike is to the enchanting Uluwehi Waterfall, which descends 125’ into a natural pool surrounded by rocks and vegetation. Take a refreshing dip and play in the pool which was once only reserved for a king!

Secret Falls Tour

  • Ocean Zest Double Kayaks with supportive seats, lightweight aluminum paddles and children’s paddles.
  • Each kayak has life jackets and a drybag backpack. They do offer single kayaks for solo guests.
  • Deli lunch & bottled water. Choose from turkey, ham, roast beef or vegetarian sandwiches. Chips, cookies and pineapple also included.

Secret Falls Kayak Tour Notes

  • Total tour time is 4.5-5 hours, depending on the pace of the group.
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