Kauai Kayak Tour Hidden Valley Falls and Hule’ia River

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Tour Description

Paddle. Explore. Cruise. Repeat.

This enchanting half-day Kauai adventure package is perfect for kayakers of all ages and abilities. Take a two mile downwind paddle tour on the gentle Hule‘ia River through the beautiful solitude of the surrounding National Wildlife Refuge. Hule’ia is best known as the site for filming a wide range of major motion pictures including Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park and Lost World. Hike lush jungle trails through a fern-covered valley to the secluded pools and waterfalls. Finish your adventure with a relaxing ride back on a motorized canoe through this treasured area, which is listed on the National Register of Historic places. Easygoing fun and excitement for everyone without a whole lot of work.

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When To Check-In & Tour Schedule

Guests staying at Poipu area or Westside resorts should check in at Outfitters Kauai in Poipu.

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Guests staying at Eastside or Northshore resorts should check in at The Kayak Shack at Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor.

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Food & Drink:

This tour includes a great lunch. Your choice is either a turkey or veggie (roasted bell peppers) del-style sandwich with provolone cheese and a build-your-own buffet of condiments such of lettuce, onions, jalapenos, sprouts, tomato, onion, and black olives, along with mayo and mustard. Make it just the way you like it… served with fresh garden vegetable pasta salad and a delicious fresh-baked brownie. Cold bottled water and Hawaiian Sun fruit drinks are available throughout the day.

What to wear and bring:

We recommend you bring a swimsuit, shorts, t shirt, windbreaker or light rain coat, and footwear with aggressive tread for muddy conditions. A sport type sandals with heelstraps or aqua socks with tread work great. And don’t forget a hat, sunscreen, bug spray and a waterproof camera. You can buy these items at our Poipu shop, or rent sport sandals (as available) at Poipu or the Kayak Shack.

Prices For This Tour

Picnic Tour: Adults $118 plus tax, Children $98 plus tax.

(Guide gratuity not included)

Restrictions For This Tour

You must be able to walk one and a half miles on a good forest trail, and paddle a tandem kayak together with a partner for 60-90 minutes.

Cancellation Policy

24-hour notice is required for cancellation, 72 hours for groups of six or more passengers. 100% penalty charge strictly enforced.

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Why Choose Outfitters Kauai when You Visit Hawaii

With Outfitters Kauai, you not only get the best Kauai adventures, you also get exclusive access to the most special parts of Kauai. You gain access to remote areas of Wailua River, a state park with very limited access. On the Hule’ia River, Outfitters Kauai is the only group that has access to the surrounding private lands of Kipu Ranch, which gives you special privileges to leave your kayak or SUP and hike the jungle trails through a fern-covered valley to secluded pools and waterfalls.

Our adventures include more than thrills. All Outfitters Kauai’s guides are experts in local ecology, natural history, culture, folklore and the legends of Kauai. You’ll learn about the island while enjoying its adventurous side and get tips on the best places to dine, and special places not to miss during your visit.

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