Kaneohe Bay Guided Kayak & Fishing Tour at Ancient Heeia Fishpond

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Heeia Fishpond's historic retaining wall

Learn about Hawaii's historic fishing sites, and help preserve the ecosystem of Kaneohe Bay by fishing for invasive species using a traditional bamboo pole.

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Explore Heeia Fishpond by kayak, drifting over beautiful coral while learning about the significant role that fishing sites played in Hawaiian history. Traverse an ancient volcanic rock wall and investigate a traditional guard house on the water. Follow the instructions of your expert guide to learn how to fish with a bamboo pole, and apply these techniques, refined for centuries by the native Hawaiians, to help reduce the population of invasive species threatening the ecosystem of Kaneohe Bay. After all that fun and hard work, enjoy a uniquely Hawaiian beach-side barbecue lunch.
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 129.00
USD 129.00
Child (Age 5-12)
USD 109.00
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 129.00
USD 129.00
Child (Age 5-12)
USD 109.00
USD 109.00
GE Tax 4.712% included
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4.5 - 6 hour(s)
  • Available: Tue, Thu
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-Trip from Waikiki free x per person
      Round-Trip from Waikiki free x per person
  • Inclusion: Beverages / Life jacket / Lunch / Snacks / Changing room / Showers / Guide / Kayak & equipment
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  • 08:00-08:45 Pick-up from Waikiki & Check-in at Heeia Kea State Park
  • 09:00 General Briefing
    Once everyone has finished checking in, your guide will give you an overview of Heeia Fishpond and Kaneohe Bay, delving into the historical and ecological significance of these precious bodies of water.
  • Kayak & Safety Briefing
    Instruction will be provided to help everyone familiarize themselves with the basic principals of safe kayak operation. Guidance is straight-forward and accessible for all ages.
  • Kayak & Explore Fishpond Wall to Guard House
    Holokai Kayak & Snorkel 14 The purpose of this long volcanic rock wall was to create a protective barrier, providing a safe area for baby fish to grow to maturity. This style of advanced aquaculture provided the ancient Hawaiians with fresh fish throughout the year.
  • Discussion on Heeia Fishpond's History & Future
    Speak directly with individuals well versed in the history of this ancient fishery who are actively engaged in restoration efforts and community outreach programs.
  • Fish for Invasive Species with Bamboo Pole
    Holokai Kayak & Snorkel 08 Using ancient techniques employed by Hawaiian fishermen for generations, help eliminate potential threats to the local waters by removing invasive species... plus, have lots of fun doing it!
  • Paddle Back to Heeia State Park
    Enjoy a relaxing paddle back to the shore, taking in incredible views of the mountains in the background. Drift over beds of coral, home to many types of sea life.
  • Hawaiian BBQ Lunch
    Holokai_Kayak07 Recover your energy with a tasty barbecue lunch while chatting with other participants and unwinding after a great time on the water.
  • Shower & Change
    Freshwater showers are available to help everyone get cleaned up.
  • 13:00-13:45 Check-out & Drop-off
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Children must weigh at least 30 lbs (14 kg) so that they can fit into a life jacket.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children 5 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Towel
    • Swimsuit
    • Sunscreen
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • You will share the transportation with other customers.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Complimentary parking available.
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What is the lunch menu?
  • Grilled Chicken, BBQ Ribs, Corn on the Cob, Tossed Green Salad and Fresh Pineapple.

    Vegetarian and other dietary restrictions can be accommodated upon request.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 129.00
USD 129.00

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Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 4.5 - 6 hour(s)
Availability Tue, Thu
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