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Kauai: Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto Kauai

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    What to Expect
    TOUR DESCRIPTION: Explore some of Kauai’s most beautiful spots which will demonstrate why this island is known as “The Garden Isle.” During your all-day tour, the lush vegetation, covering all altitudes, will surround you from towering Eucalyptus trees projecting from the 3,500-foot cliffs to waterfalls crashing down deep valleys and fern-covered grottos. Many dramatic ocean views will also delight you as you explore almost the entire island.

    HIGHLIGHTS: 
    • Queen Victoria’s Profile Haupu Mountain range offers a profile of the British Queen Victoria.
    • Tunnel of Trees - Over a century ago, 500 eucalyptus trees were planted to form where today they tower over 100 ft and make a spectacular entry way to Koloa.
    • Koloa Town - Holds the rich history of Hawaii’s sugar plantation days.
    • Spouting Horn - One of the most photographed spots on Kauai.
    • Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park - The last Russian Fort on the Hawaiian Islands.
    • Captain Cook’s Landing -  Where the first British discoverer Captain James cook first landed and discovered Hawaii.
    • Waimea Canyon -  Known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, was carved out by the Waimea River and the collapse of a volcano.
    • Coco Palms Grove - Ancestral site of Kauai’s last reigning royalty and largest Coconut grove in the state where Elvis Presley filmed Blue Hawaii.
    • Holo Holo Ku Heaiu - (sacred site) A sacrificial stone foundation.
    • Wailua River Boat Cruise - Float down a fresh water river while being enchanted by songs and stories of ancient Hawaii.
    • Fern Grotto - Discover the beauty of a tropical rain forest filled with lush native plants.
    • Opaeka`a Falls Lookout - Most accessible waterfall on the island.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Hotel pickup from select area hotels. Guests must ensure that the tour company has their hotel information 24 hours prior to the scheduled tour.
    Hotel pickups: 7:45am – 8:45am
    Departure Time
    7:45 AM
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Hotel drop-offs: 5:30pm – 6pm
    Inclusions
    • Wailua River Boat Cruise fare
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Fern Grotto
    • Entry/Admission - Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park
    Exclusions
    • Lunch (available for purchase)
    • Gratuities
    • NO pickup transportation provided in the Saint Regis Princeville Resort area. Rental car required to meet the tour bus.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • A stop at Paradise Garden is made if Fern Grotto is closed.
    • Wear walking shoes and dress comfortably.
    • Children under 3 years of age are considered FREE if child is on lap and does not occupy a seat.
    • ADA ACCESSIBLE:
    • Due to limited availability, we require that ADA vehicle reservations be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to date and time of service. We will make all reasonable attempts to accommodate the needs of the disabled traveler.
    • For electric wheelchairs or scooters: The combined weight of the wheelchair and guest cannot exceed 500 lbs, the maximum width of the wheelchair cannot exceed 29 inches.
    • Not all stops on this tour are ADA accessible.
    • Wailua River Boat Cruise is not ADA accessible
    • Guests if unable to walk need to be carried in/out of the boat.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Our entire family absolutely enjoyed everything from the hotel pickup to the return fight, the bus tour the Grotto and the actual canyon. Definitely an amazing experience.
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    Response from GKMIV, Manager at Kauai: Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto Kauai
    Responded 6 days ago
    Aloha, I appreciate you review and comments. Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto are one of the best things about Kauai. I'm glad you and your family enjoyed the experience. We hope to see you again soon. Mahalo,
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    We loved our trip with Marilyn! She was on time, friendly, very knowledgeable and informative commentary of island culture and history. There were several times that she sang beautiful, original Hawaiian songs to go with her stories. Her driving was awesome. We saw things we
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    Response from GKMIV, Manager at Kauai: Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto Kauai
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Aloha Pam, Your review and compliments are appreciated. Thank you for sharing your experiences with Marilyn. I'm forward your compliments to Marilyn and her manager. Mahalo, George
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    The colors of Waimea Canyon are absolutely beautiful and not to be missed. We stopped at every single overlook and were never disappointed.
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    Response from GKMIV, Manager at Kauai: Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto Kauai
    Responded 28 Nov 2019
    Aloha Joan, Thank you for you compliments and excellent review. Mahalo again,
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    Michele was a very safe driver. We had numerous pickups, ran a bit behind schedule, but was great trip. The view if the canyon was beautiful. Went through the tunnel of trees.. pretty cool! Went to the spouting horn. Amazing sound it makes when the water shoots up through the
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    Response from GKMIV, Manager at Kauai: Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto Kauai
    Responded 28 Nov 2019
    Aloha Laura, Thank you for your wonderful review. I'm so happy you enjoyed our tour. Mahalo,
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    Such a fun say seeing the Canyon and Grotto. We learned so much from our Tour guide Leoni (sorry if I spelt it wrong) Definitely a must see while in Kaui!!
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    Response from GKMIV, Manager at Kauai: Waimea Canyon and Fern Grotto Kauai
    Responded 25 Nov 2019
    Aloha Naomi, Thank you for your compliments on the tout and guide. We appreciate you taking the time and giving us your fee back. Mahalo,
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    About the operator
    By: Robert's Hawaii
    127 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Xanerin
    Alice Springs, Australia
    1156507
    Amazing Tour
    If you want a really interesting and informative tour to visit one of the most amazing sights you will see in your
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    ALEScanada1
    Burlington, Canada
    101
    Fantastic day!!!!!!!
    Our entire family absolutely enjoyed everything from the hotel pickup to the return fight, the bus tour the Grotto
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    alexdel1123
    Westmont, Illinois
    1211
    Movie Tour
    We did the movie tour with Wendy as our guide. We thought this was more than a movie tour. We saw the east and
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    1951pjc
    10
    Ms. Pam Cook
    We loved our trip with Marilyn! She was on time, friendly, very knowledgeable and informative commentary of island
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    McFleay
    Bunbury, Australia
    41
    Oahu Full Day Tour
    We had a fantastic day tour with our driver Chris. He led a very informative and fun tour taking us to locations
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    Dennis J
    Walnut Creek, California
    62
    Mr & Mrs
    We loved this tour. We saw many different movie sites. Extra information about Jurassic Park was fascinating.
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    Pati L
    Coatesville, Pennsylvania
    10
    Fabulous!
    7 hours of relaxing, informative, interesting and movie enthusiast information! Plus, beautiful scenery! It's
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    JoanFO
    Baldwinsville, New York
    194
    Amazing Colors
    The colors of Waimea Canyon are absolutely beautiful and not to be missed. We stopped at every single overlook
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    laurafR8453EW
    52
    Robert's tour of waimea canyon & fern grotto
    Michele was a very safe driver. We had numerous pickups, ran a bit behind schedule, but was great trip. The view
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    NaomiLockhart
    30
    Beautiful Site
    Such a fun say seeing the Canyon and Grotto. We learned so much from our Tour guide Leoni (sorry if I spelt it
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    Linda M
    10
    Loved this tour!
    My husband and I (both mid-sixties) absolutely loved this tour! It was wonderful to see a film clip, then exit
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    Joan D
    Toronto, ON
    2317
    Waimea Canyon Tour
    I again chose Roberts Hawaii for a shore excursion. They again lived up to my expectation of an enjoyable tour and
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    Namesayo
    90
    Round trip airport shared shuttle Lihue Airport
    GTROBERTS Shuttle company was fantastic. They were on time for both pick up from airport and return. My driver
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    SuperNana1959
    Tulsa, Oklahoma
    3522
    Grand indeed!
    We booked the Roberts Hawaii tour to the canyon and we not disappointed! Stops included a coffee farm and samples,
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    Stan B
    Edmonton, Canada
    121
    Disappointing Day
    Our guide was difficult to understand and he didn’t answer our questions. I’m not sure if he was hard of hearing
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