Hule’ia River & Waterfall Kayak

Duration: 4.5 Hours |
 Location: Nawiliwili |
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Kauai Waterfall Kayak Adventure

Paddle slowly up the Hule’ia River headed upstream into the heart of the Hule’ia National Wildlife Refuge. This tour is filled with cultural history and fun facts about Menehune fishpond, movie scenes, and more. This is an easy 2.5 mile downwind paddle.

Next a 15-minute walk through a tropical forest abundant with succulent guava, passion fruit, laua’e fern, noni fruit, leading to your ultimate destination… two secluded, private waterfalls!

The first 30 foot waterfall is seen through a bamboo forest.  Next visit a 60 foot waterfall. This second cascading falls is knows as Papakoela or “Dundee Falls” this is an ideal time to swim, play, and take awesome keepsake photos at this wall of dancing water. This once in a lifetime experience is a thrilling way to get up close and personal with one of Kauai’s most thrilling natural attractions. At the top relax with a catered gourmet picnic lunch at a shaded picnic area overlooking the Hule’ia Watershed and Haupu Mountain Range.

Tour Details

  • Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday only
  • Check in time 11:00am

What To Wear & Bring

  • Towel
  • Hiking/water friendly footwear with a closed toe / no flip-flops
  • Extra set of dry clothes (optional for lunch/van ride)
  • Light jacket or wetsuit top during winter months (wetsuit tops available for rent for $15)
  • Bug Spray/Sunscreen
  • Snacks (Lunch is served at the end of tour)
  • Dry bags are also provided however, keep in mind that you will be carrying this bag for the entire tour


  • Minimum age is 6 years old
  • Must be able to hike uneven/slippery terrain
  • No flip-flops
  • Cannot participate if pregnant, have a heart condition, or serious medical condition

*Field restrooms are available at the beginning of the tour and at the scenic overlook

Make Online Reservations (Select Quantities):

  at $112.03 | (tax inc.)
  at $89.40 | (tax inc.)
Duration: 4.5 Hours | Location: Nawiliwili

Toll Free Reservations by Phone: 1-866-897-1637

Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. :: The Current Kauai Time is: 8:27 AM
PLEASE NOTE: 72 hour notice of cancellation is required for a refund.
There are no timeshare visits required to enjoy our discounts!
Call 1-866-897-1637 for additional discounts available for large groups!

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