Explore the ancient Hawaiian fishing village of Nualolo Kai on this Kauai rafting tour.
You may have been on snorkel trips before, and maybe in Hawaii. Maybe you’ve even taken the adventurous route on a rigid hulled raft. But, you’ve never been on a tour quite like this! This rock and roll Kauai rafting tour is an experience in Hawaiian heritage and history, as well as sightseeing both above and below the water.
Your beach landing is on Naulolo Kai, part of the Na Pali Archeological District. This area was a Hawaiian fishing village with inhabitants still living there in the early 1900’s. Settled nearly six hundred years ago, you’ll take a narrated hike through the town to learn of the Hawaiian heritage still being discovered at this site. See ancient stone walls, remnants of irrigation ditches, fields for taro, housing platforms and worship temples with shrines. Learn about the people that once called this valley their home. Along with the hike, you can also can also enjoy the remote beach, unspoiled reef for snorkeling, and have lunch with the other guests and knowledgeable crew.
After your beach landing, you’re off again on an adventurous Kauai rafting tour sightseeing expedition. Your vessel shows off its agility and speed while turning into many of the sea caves and hidden spots along the coast. This Kauai rafting tour gives a glimpse of the “Forbidden Isle” of Niihau and even reveals a part of the “Garden Isle” that can only be accessed by small boats or brave hikers.
The captain and crew have years of knowledge and share their information and love of the area with you. The captain knows just how to handle the boat for the smoothest and most exciting ride. Meet some of the other island inhabitants, the wild dolphin pods! The Hawaiian spinner dolphins live in this area year round and are no strangers to the tour boats and guests. They love to show off their jumps and spins for the crowds, often racing the boats and playing in the wake. An encounter with these friendly creatures is sure to make your Hawaiian holiday special.
So why wait? Come see a part of the islands that many only read about in travel magazines, visit the infamous Na Pali Coast from a unique vantage point!
Important: No pregnant women or those with serious health concerns, recent surgery, or history of back injury. This is a non-smoking tour.
LOCATION: Port Allen Marina Center, 4353 Waialo Road, Suite 2B, Eleele, HI 96705
Check in: 6:15AM or 6:45AM, depending on the raft you’ll be riding!
6 – 6.5 hour tour
These ocean tours are not suitable for pregnant women or guests with bad backs or serious health concerns.
Children ages 7 and up welcome
For help call Kauai Discount Activities at 808-270-0883