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Waimea Canyon & Wailua River Tour | Polynesian Adventure Tours


Explore Kaua'i with ease as this tour takes you to Waimea Canyon, with a depth of almost 4,000 ft. and 10 miles long, where you'll see why Mark Twain referred to it as the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific." Cruise the South Shore and enjoy the view of Spouting Horn and Koloa Sugar Mill. To end the day, enjoy a relaxing cruise up the Wailua River and explore the Fern Grotto.

  • See “The Grand Canyon of the Pacific”
  • Explore the South Shore
  • Cruise Along Wailua River to the Fern Grotto

Combo Tour of Kauai’s Waimea Canyon & River

Enjoy a day filled with the lush beauty of Hawaii’s “Garden Isle.” A journey up to the majestic Waimea Canyon, famously referred to as the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific” by Mark Twain. At 10 miles long, and almost 4,000 ft. deep, the Canyon provides a glorious backdrop for your Kauai adventure. Explore the South Shore including Koloa Sugar Mill, Spouting Horn, Nawiliwili Harbor, and Queen Victoria’s Profile. The journey continues with a cruise along Wailua River to the famed Fern Grotto. See the cascading Opaeka’a Falls, the birth stones, and Coco Palms featured in Elvis Presley’s movie, Blue Hawaii.

What to Bring

Wear comfortable attire and shoes. Closed-toe shoes are recommended due to uneven walking surfaces. Bring a light sweater or jacket. Wear sunscreen and bring a camera.


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