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Island Sails Kaua'i

Pu'u Poa Beach, St. Regis Princeville, Princeville, Kauai, HI
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Amazing Experience!!

Our family had the pleasure of going out with Trevor on 7/11/17. We really enjoyed the experience... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
Tracy D
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San Jose, California
The Red Canoe is the best experience in Kauai

Far and away, sailing on the red canoe is the best experience in Kauai. Being on the canoe is like... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2016
Akemi D
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This is a unique activity on the island. Join us for an intimate experience aboard a 45 foot Traditional Hawaii Sailing Canoe, made by one of the young owners. The canoe has sailed throughout the Hawaiian islands, and provides an experience that even our kama'aina (locals) have yet to experience. The sail is an hour and a half aboard the sailing canoe, in which we tour all of Hanalei Bay and see the breathtaking landscape just how it was seen from offshore by the ancient Hawaiians. Our team is made up of experienced watermen and women that have grown up in and around the water and want to share this beautiful lifestyle that they have with their guests. The team is knowledgeable about the host culture, the making of sailing canoes, paddling and the ocean.
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Pu'u Poa Beach, St. Regis Princeville, Princeville, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Our family had the pleasure of going out with Trevor on 7/11/17. We really enjoyed the experience on Trevor's Hawaiian Sailing Canoe (that he made himself). We had amazing weather and even turtles while snorkeling. It's so peaceful being out on the canoe. I would...More

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Reviewed November 23, 2016

Far and away, sailing on the red canoe is the best experience in Kauai. Being on the canoe is like a trip back in time where you feel connected to the ocean and alive in a whole new way. I loved that this canoe was...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2014

Boarded the outrigger fitted with a sail and the fun began immediately. Jeremy included us in every minute of our adventure and regaled us with local lore about the waterfalls, mountains and valleys. We sailed out, dropped anchor and jumped in to snorkel. We saw...More

4  Thank Lee O
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Reviewed July 22, 2014

Island Sails is one of the outfits you can find at the St. Regis Hotel. We did a private sunset sail on the outrigger sailing canoe with Jeremy. Incredible experience at sunset in the open seas. Thrilling.

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Reviewed July 9, 2014

We had seen these boats sailing around Hanalei Bay on a previous visit but it took a little hunting to figure out how to get a ride. I really liked the small boats, putting you right on the water with just a few passengers. I...More

5  Thank OahuTraveler87
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Reviewed June 17, 2014

Beautiful day with a wonderful group of people. Heard some Tahitian drumming and a fire knife dancer by the pier! The sunset was absolutely perfect. Jeremy was awesome and congratulations to the happy couple celebrating their honeymoon! Thank you for a wonderful day and early...More

1  Thank Jamie P
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Reviewed June 17, 2014

My boyfriend and I were on Kauai last week and were referred to Island Sails by the St. Regis Princeville. We had such a memorable time during the romantic sunset sail. Jeremy, our lovely host, took us around Hanalei Bay in this wonderful, authentic, sailing...More

3  Thank Ashley O
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Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

This was the highlight of my vacation. I did the am sail on a gorgeous morning and snorkeled with lots of turtles, then came back for an afternoon tour. Trevor, Ivory, and Jeremy are very experienced and passionate water people and clearly love their corner...More

2  Thank Jim T
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Reviewed May 31, 2014

Sailing out on Hanalei Bay on a hand crafted sailing canoe was a magical experience. Ivory and Jeremy our hosts were warm, welcoming and a lot of fun. You will love every minute of this very special sail. Mahalo

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Reviewed May 19, 2014

My wife and I are both traditional mono hull sailors and had never experienced a traditional Hawaiian sailing canoe, what a fun experience! We sailed with Jeremy and Ivory who both are a delight and full of information on the area and Hawaiian traditions. Viewing...More

2  Thank Benjamin G
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Jeremy L, Owner at Island Sails Kaua'i, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2014

It was such a treat to have you guys on the canoe with us! You're welcome aboard anytime! Mahalo for the review! Aloha, Jeremy

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