Maui Kayak Tours
Discover a different side of Maui when you paddle the stunning coastlines and pristine tropical waters teaming with sealife and coral reefs. These tours are all offered with South Pacific Kayaks, Maui's most respected kayak touring company. They distinguish themselves with the island's best guides and equipment. All South Pacific kayak guides are CPR and first aid trained for your safety and security. They offer an abundance of knowledge and treat each guest with professionalism and a true aloha spirit. All tours include:
- Beach Instructions and Safety Talk
- Guide Assisted Launch and Landings
- Quality Snorkel Equipment and Personal Flotation Devices
- Quality Ocean Kayaks
- CPR & First Aid Certified Guides with Many Years Ocean Experience - the Best!
Pali Sea Cliff Discovery
$114 per person available Monday thru Friday
This adventure is a very impressive trip with secluded snorkeling sites as well as some truly fantastic views of the Pali Sea Cliffs. The rugged shoreline in this area is a quiet and secluded part of Maui rarely experienced by visitors. A roundtrip paddle along the picturesque shoreline, you will be amazed with the sharp sea cliffs leading down to the waters which are surrounded by stunning coral reefs. Guests are treated to colorful reef eco-systems, and a vast array of vibrant reef fish ... ranging from delicate cleaner wrasses to the colorful parrot fish. This trip is a 4.5 mile round-trip paddle and the tour is 4.5 hours in length. This tour begins at 7am at a beach park a few miles west of Maalaea. The tour begins at 7am. Lunch, fruit and beverages are included.
Previous kayak experience is not required, but you do need to be in reasonably good physical condition for this tour. Children under 14 need special approval for this tour.
Turtle Reef Introductory
$69 per person available seven days a week
This trip is planned as a leisurely paddle around Makena Bay available to all ability levels and ages (recommended minimum age 5). Whether it's the first time on a kayak or experienced paddlers, this is a wonderful experience. The highlight of this tour is snorkeling with the Hawaiian green sea turtles. This 3 hour trip starts at 7:30am at Makena Landing which is in South Maui a little beyond the Wailea area. Beverages and snacks are included.
South Shore Exporer
$99 per person available seven days a week
This trip is a longer version of the Turtle Reef paddle, but adds a second snorkel location and lunch on a sandy beach. The total distance covered is about 4 miles and is open to all ability levels (minimum recommended age is 9). This trip offers the opportunity to see turtles at two different snorkel locations. This 4.5 hour trip starts at 7:00am at Makena Landing which is in South Maui a little beyond the Wailea area. Lunch, fruit, and beverages are included.
West Maui Snorkel Safari
$69 per person available seven days a week
This trip is a leisurely paddle around the reefs of the Olowalu shoreline on Maui's west side and provides a convenient trip for people staying the Lahaina / Kaanapali / Kapalua area. It is available to all ability levels and ages (recommended minimum age is 5). This area has some nice shallow-water reef that extends for a long distance from shore. Lots of turtles inhabit this area. This 3 hour trip starts at 7:30am about 10 minutes east of Lahaina along West Maui's southern coast. Beverages and snacks are included.
Discover Honolua Bay
$85 per person available Monday thru Friday in summertime only!
This trip offers panoramic views of a rugged coastline as guests paddle to the awesome snorkeling found at Honolua Bay. This area is a marine reserve and has a remarkable coral reef with lots of fish. In the wintertime this area gets pounded with swells and is a famous surf spot. In the summertime this bay is calm and protected with some of the best snorkeling anywhere in Hawaii. THIS TRIP IS ONLY AVAILABLE during summer months of June, July, and August. It is 3 hours long and starts at 7:30am at Fleming Beach Park a little north of Kapalua on Maui's west side. (Due to having to paddle into moderately strong tradewinds, this trip has a minimum recommended age of 12) Beverages and snacks are included.