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Makena Turtle Town Eco Adventure in Maui provided by Maui Kayaks

Makena Turtle Town Eco Adventure in Maui

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2 adults
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Important Information
Departure Point
Makena Landing Park, 5083 Makena Rd, Kihei, HI 96753, USA
  • Bottled water and snacks
  • Professional guides with lifeguard, CPR and first aid training
  • Use of kayak and snorkel equipment
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for children under 5 years old
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled because of poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative tour date or full refund
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Traveler rating
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gurlpwr wrote a review Jun 2020
Burlington, Canada29 contributions13 helpful votes
We loved the tour so much we booked it a second time! John Hess was our tour guide, he was super knowledgeable and very friendly. He took us to beautiful places and we saw amazing sea life. I would highly recommend this to everyone. We will definitely book again next time we're
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Date of experience: September 2019
LightPacker683226 wrote a review Mar 2020
Hillsboro, Oregon4 contributions3 helpful votes
John was a patient and sensitive guide who really cares abut marine life and people. Good outing for experienced and beginners. Up close encounter with whales, fish and turtles. I would do this tour again.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Kat C wrote a review Mar 2020
Lahaina, Hawaii48 contributions6 helpful votes
We loved our day with John - it was marvelous. He is thoughtful, careful, kind. We enjoyed the kayaking, the snorkeling- the sea turtles, the fish, the coral- amazing. Also John is an educator. We learned about so many things- Hawaii, Maui, Lahaini, sea life. Our 10
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Date of experience: March 2020
1 Helpful vote
Elliot wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Really enjoyed the tour and John was super friendly, funny and knowledgeable. Couldn't recommend this more!
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Date of experience: March 2020
1 Helpful vote
Abbi B wrote a review Feb 2020
1 contribution
We had an incredible time with John. He is personable, professional, helpful, and so funny! Could not say enough good things. Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: February 2020
About the operator

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By: Maui Kayaks
John and Shap were great! We had a very large group and they worked to make sure that we had an amazing adventure.
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John and John were amazing and accommodated our large family with ease. The day we booked was sunny but the winds w
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Best Day EVER!
Most amazing thing we have done in Maui in 35 years of coming! I had wanted to kayak down at Makena for 20 years a
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Highly recommend this company!
We had John as our guide and he was very friendly, funny, eco-conscious, knowledgeable and fun to spend time with.
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Breathtaking experience with nature
John was an informative and interactive guide that led us to whale watching feet in front of our kayak while provid
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Short of venturing out in a typhoon, it is difficult to have a bad time on the water in Maui. We saw whales, turtl
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Whale Song
Sunday, February 2, 2020 2:10 PM John Hess is a spectacular guide. The most important feeling that was conveyed b
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Epic day of whales and turtles
What a great way to see the marine wildlife! This tour only takes up to 8 at one time, there were 3 of us during ou
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Whales, sharks, octopus, turtles, etc! Best kayak tour on Maui.
We've paddled with Maui Kayaks on all four of our January/February Maui trips, and it's always the highlight of our
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Safety conscious experience
We booked the Lahaina Paddle tour. Having recently had an unfortunate kayaking experience we were reassured by our
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Ocean kayaking
John was very patient with all levels in our group not leaving anyway be behind. He was also very enthusiastic when
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We have used this company 3 times in the past 5 years, always great!
This company provides a consistently good trip. Very informative, great snorkeling (lots of turtles & sea life), g
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Marci C
Great kayak tour
John S was a great tour leader. We saw whales, dolphins and turtles in addition to lots of colorful fish. He gave u
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Makena Turtle Town Eco Adventure in Maui by Maui Kayaks
GREAT day with John our guide who was outstanding. Saw everything from whales to octopus during the day.
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Jamie C
Kayak/Snorkeling in Makena/Wailea-Holidays 2019
We chose the 4 hours kayaking and snorkeling tour. We were 2 families of 5 with John as our guide. He was very know
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Key Details
  • Makena Landing Park
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 3 days in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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