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Chinaman's Hat Island (Mokolii) Self-Guided kayak Tour

Embark on an exhilarating ocean kayaking adventure to the enchanting Chinaman's Hat Island, also known as Mokolii. This self-guided tour offers you the freedom to explore at your own pace while providing essential equipment and a tour demonstration by an island expert. Prepare for a thrilling and memorable experience filled with fun and adventure.

Beginners will find the kayaks provided perfect for their skill level, as they are user-friendly and accompanied by essential safety gear. Each kayak is equipped with life vests, comfortable kayak seat backs, snorkel sets, 10L dry bags, a waterproof phone pouch, and a detailed tour map.

Before setting out on your kayaking journey, enjoy a 10-15 minute onshore activity where you'll receive personalized instruction on kayaking techniques and safety guidelines. Once ready, embark on a breathtaking 20-25 minute ocean kayaking adventure to reach Chinaman's Hat Island.

For experienced adventurers, optional activities await. Take a 15-30 minute hike to revel in the awe-inspiring 360-degree views of the windward ocean and majestic mountains. If you're feeling adventurous, spend 15-20 minutes snorkeling in the ocean, offering a chance to spot magnificent sea turtles.

The meeting place for this captivating experience is Kualoa Regional Park, situated near the renowned "Jurassic Park" backdrop of Kualoa Ranch. From there, you will catch sight of the iconic Chinaman's Hat Island (Mokolii), your destination. According to Hawaiian mythology, Mokolii derives its name from "little lizard" and is believed to be the tail of a lizard or dragon, severed and cast into the ocean by a powerful goddess.

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Price: $76.00
Price may vary depending on the date you select
Kaaawa , Oahu