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Twin Islands Guided Kayak Tour

  • Experience Lanikai’s Twin islands on a 5-hour eco kayak tour with lunch
  • Swim, snorkel, kayak and tide pool with a naturalist local guide
  • Tour the islands sustainably on an eco-friendly tour
Twin Islands Guided Kayak Tour
From US$187.43
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Twin Islands Guided Kayak Tour
From US$187.43
Spend the morning in a tropical paradise on this 5-hour kayak tour of Kailua and Lanikai beaches. See the Twin Island bird sanctuary (locally known as the Mokulua Islands), walk in tide pools and spot marine life, snorkel above live coral reefs and learn how to positively interact with local wildlife. The tour includes a break for a fresh picnic lunch, and your naturalist guide provides context and insights about the surroundings.
What to Expect
Itinerary: The day starts when we pick you up from your hotel in Waikiki, between 7:30 and 8:30 AM or check into our shop at 9:00 for those with transportation. You will be introduced to your kayak guide and naturalist and outfitted with all of the necessary gear for the trip including life-jackets (PFD’s), lockers, dry bags and snorkel gear. You will be given a thorough briefing of the area, some basic instruction on kayaking and the days schedule. Kayakers then walk the kayaks to the beach on carts (about 5 minutes) and set out for the Mokulua Island sea-bird sanctuaries, about an hour paddle one-way. Upon landing on the islands deserted beach, embark on an eco-tour and tide-pool hike to Queen’s Bath. Next, paddle through Lanikai Beach’s turquoise waters, go snorkeling and enjoy a hand made deli sandwich, complete with drinks and healthy snacks. Guests will have a chance to kayak surf if conditions permit, explore the beaches or go for a swim. Arrive at our shop around 2:30 pm, use our shower facilities and change into some dry clothing. You will be on your way by 3:00 pm, or our driver will have you back to your hotel by around 3:30pm. Our Beach Center Shop carries all accessories like sunscreen, UV-shirts and waterproof cameras.
What’s Included: We provide all the kayaking gear, including life jackets, paddles, backrests, dry bags, island landing permits and snorkel gear; Lunch including a deli sandwich, complete with drinks and healthy snacks. Vegetarian, Vegan and other dietary restrictions will be accommodated if requested at time of booking; We also have secure lockers for your valuables.
What to Bring: Guests will get wet! Wear your bathing suit under your clothes for check in. Some sort of footwear that can get wet is required. Towels and a change of clothes are recommended. We have a full service water sports shop with everything you might need for your trip.
Restrictions: This tour is a favorite for the fit and adventurous kayaker. No experience necessary but recommended; or moderate physical fitness level. Guests will also need to transport their kayak to/from the beach via cart (5-10 minute walk).
Reviews (10)
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile
Great Kajak Tour

I booked with AirBnB and the communication was very fast and easy. When arriving the shop, all the staff was super friendly and generated a very good mood. Our Guide Keilani was a beautiful Hawaiian Student. She was very friendly, helped even beginners to experience...More

Thank Marchzel
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile
A day kayaking off Kailua

Had a day off from my business trip. I like coming out to Kailua beach when visiting Hawaii. I have been driving past Kailua Beach Adventures for the past three years never stopping in. This time I did and had a great time. Mackenzie was...More

Thank Pete K
Reviewed 6 September 2018
Life is short - Live it with Kailua Beach Adventures!!!

Traveled to Oahu on Labor day weekend- It turned out to be very beautiful on our first day so we went kayaking to the Moko Nui Island with Kailua Beach Adventures with Nick as our guide. Kayaking to the island was enjoyable and Nick made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile
Kayak to the Mokes

Great trip, great folks. All the people who work there are so accommodating and pleasant. The trip is well thought out and honestly, a 5 hour excursion by kayak could easily turn into a nightmare without the right people running it. They paid personal attention...More

Thank whitwyatt
Reviewed 22 July 2018
Highlight of our Hawaii excursions

The Twin Islands guided kayak tour was an excellent experience. We have freshwater kayaking experience and I was a little nervous about an ocean kayaking trip but the company is great about safety and making sure everyone gets out to the island. Our guide Nick...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Arianne H
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