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Kayak Through Turtle Grounds in Kailua

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Kayak Through Turtle Grounds in Kailua

34 reviews
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Transportation, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Japanese
kayaking

Kayak Through Turtle Grounds in Kailua

kayaking

Kayak Through Turtle Grounds in Kailua

34 reviews
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Transportation, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Japanese

What you'll do

This is the easier trip! Join a small group and kayak to Kailua Bay’s near-shore destinations. Visit Flat Island, a fossilized coral bed, and find the nesting sea-birds that these islands are protected for. The Koʻolau Mountain Range and dormant volcanoes create a stunning back drop from this tiny vantage in the sea. The Hawaiian Green Sea-Turtle makes these waters its home and will breach the surface for a breath before meandering back for a snack on the ocean vegetation. Your package includes a gear pass, so go back to the beach for some free time with free gear. Itinerary (The Guided Kayaking Portion of the Tour Is 2.5 Hours + Up to 3.5 Hours for Free Time/Lunch) 9:00am - Check-In, Change Clothes, Use Lockers - Briefing and Paddling Instruction - Walk the Kayak to the Beach 9:45am - Kayak to Popoi`A Island - Explore the Island on Foot with a Guided Eco-Tour, Have a Snack, Take Pictures, Kayak Surf - Kayak Back to Kailua Beach 12:15pm - Return to Shop, Debrief - Enjoy Lunch (Choose from Epic Pizza, a Healthy Picnic or Local Plate Lunch) - Bike to Lanikai Beach and Snorkel, Body Board at Kailua Beach or Relax in a Beach Chair. 3:00pm - Shower, Change Clothes, Depart *Every day the weather and guests are different so this is not exact. Schedule may operate in reverse order

Your host

Learn more about Devin

Devin

We have local knowledge with national recognition and a proven track record. We have a rare 5-Star rating from over 1000 reviews on TripAdvisor allowing our guests to speak for us. We have been Environmentally Awarded from Surfrider Foundation and the recipient of the Eco-Tour Guide of the Year for two years. Our guides are the best in the business with certifications in Life Guard, CPR, First Aid + a custom training program spanning over 30 years of experience. We are the only company within walking distance of Kailua Beach Park, founded in 1982.

What's included

Food
Pizza, Picnic, Plate Lunch Yes, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free etc.
Drinks
Juice, Soft Drinks, Water
Tickets
Island Landing Pertmits
Transportation
Free Waikiki Pickup and Drop-Off Service Must arrange in advance by letting us know your hotel name or address; Otherwise,…
Equipment
Kayaks, Snorkels Double or Single Kayaks, Snorkel Gear, Life Jackets, Dry Bags, Lockers.

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Where you'll be

We will kayak from Kailua Beach Park to Popoi`a (Flat Island), an offshore island protected by the State of Hawaii. Only those with landing permits are allowed exclusive access (included with your package), for wildlife viewings. Small tide-pools offer windows into sea-life habitat and guides lead nature tours, exploring the nesting grounds and geological wonders of Kailua Bay.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 8 and up can attend. No experience necessary but should be able to drag a 70lb kayak and be able to swim while wearing a life jacket. Children under 16 must ride in a double kayak with someone 18 or older.

More tips

Activities run rain or shine! Please arrive by 9:00am. Guests must be fit and able to transport the kayak on a cart, about .5 mile to the beach. Beginners welcome but should be able to swim.

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Devin
Kayak Through Turtle Grounds in Kailua
34 reviews
From $145/person
34 reviews
From $145/person