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Slip back into time. Experience the feeling of old Hawaii. A personalized narrated tour of the beautiful Hanalei River and Hanalei Bay, the largest natural bay on Kaua’i. Learn about Kauai’s rich history, legends, folklore, and natural beauty.

Adult Ages 13+
Children Ages 5-12
  • Guided Kayak Tour Of Hanalei River & Hanalei Bay
  • Snorkeling, Snack & Drinks Provided
  • No kayaking Experience Required

The Afternoon Bay Explorer Tour

Slip into Hanalei River, the only river on Kaua’i where no commercial motorized boats are allowed. Head down stream learning about the history of the Hanalei River & getting comfortable in your kayaks before heading out into Hanalei Bay where you will spend the majority of our time.

There you will check out Hawaiʻian Green Sea Turtles (Honu) before heading over to the beach where we you will land your kayaks and snorkel amongst the beautiful reefs exploring the abundant marine life. Guides will share modern day reef ecology and point out what to look for while snorkeling.

After snorkeling you will feast on a full deli style lunch. Sit, hang out, & answer any questions you may have about the island. Their guides are born and raised here and take pride in sharing their island knowledge.

Included In Your Tour

  • Lifejacket & Paddle
  • Dry Bags (for phone, keys, towels, etc)
  • Snorkel Gear
  • Snacks: Chips, Cookies, Juice & Water (two hours into the tour)

What To Bring

  • Footwear not required but participants may wear water shoes
  • Swimsuit or clothing that can get wet
  • Towel and a dry change of clothing
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat/Sunglasses (recommended but not required)
  • Bottle of water

Tour Notes

  • Guests should be comfortable in water.
  • Participants must be in good physical condition and able to get in and out of their kayak on their own. This activity is not recommended for those with back, hip, or knee problems.
  • 250lbs weight limit per seat. Those outside the 250 pound limit are not able to participate.
  • Customers are welcome to bring their own snorkel gear with the exception of full face snorkel masks. Full-face snorkel masks are not permitted.