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Tread Lightly Kauai Tours- Private Day Tours

Kealia, Kauai, HI
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Great Kauai tour guide!

Jay, the owner of Tread Lightly, is a great ambassador for Kauai. On my first day on the island, I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
IndySusan
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Fantastic Private Tour with Jay

Our private tour for 6 with Jay was April 19, just a couple of days after the major rainstorm in... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
BobWJax
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Tread Lightly Kauai Tours provides wonderful Kauai private sightseeing and private light hiking tours. All of our Kauai tours are customized according to your personal preference, and physical ability level. We cater to your individual needs and abilities. Only you and your party will be on tour. No one else!
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“his knowledge” (18 reviews)
“cruise ship” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kealia, Kauai, HI
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"his knowledge"
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"beautiful island"
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"personal tour"
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"comfortable minivan"
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"fresh coconut juice"
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"north shore"
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"great local spot"
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"back roads"
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"scenic spots"
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"movie sights"
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"fruit stand"
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"exploring the island"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jay, the owner of Tread Lightly, is a great ambassador for Kauai. On my first day on the island, I booked a private tour with Tread Lightly. Jay is a font of knowledge about the area, the goings-on, the stunning views, history, and geology. He's...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Our private tour for 6 with Jay was April 19, just a couple of days after the major rainstorm in Kauai. First I would like to emphasize that after the major rain storms in Kauai, the tour was excellent, while there was damage on Kauai,...More

1  Thank BobWJax
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We had the pleasure to spend the day with Jay on his private during a cruise ship stop over in Kauai. The weather wasn't the best, but Jay made that a non-issue as he escorted us through both the heavily touristed locations and many small...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Four of us booked a tour with Jay during a cruise ship port call. Communications before the tour were excellent; emails answered quickly, all the relevant information presented clearly. No surprises. The tour itself was very enjoyable, but after all, it's Kauai, right? We saw...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Spent the day with Jay and it was a wonderful day. It was right after the heavy rains that caused flooding and weren't sure how much we would really be able to see. But after the day with Jay, we found that most of the...More

Thank sgu881
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Jay is a blast to be with. He will share tons of local history with you and be entertaining in the process. He treats you like family and makes you feel comfortable. It's best to just give him an idea of what you want to...More

Thank dm9447
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We had a great day with Jay touring Kauai. We got to places normal tours don’t go. Had a great lunch. Jay’s knowledge and friendly nature definitely made our day.

Thank Barbara J
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Just back from a week in Hawaii, while the weather was not the best I can say the day with Jay was WONDERFUL!! We awoke that morning to find that most all the ship tours had been cancelled due to flooding and roads washing out,...More

Thank skrebel
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

We had a great day with Jay in Kauai! We had a group of six and had a private tour. Jay was so knowledgeable and took us through residential areas where they have private fruit stands with the honest system. He stopped and got us...More

Thank mimibj8g
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

An exceptional day touring the island, started off with a slight rain shower, but we persevered, showers ended, and the beauty of Kaua'i opened up and we enjoyed the beauty of Kalaheo, Russian Fort, Waimea Canyon, Koke'e State Park, Hanapepe and much more. Adding that...More

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Glori C
29 June 2016|
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Response from KauaiBlueJay | Property representative |
Aloha Gloria! That is a pretty big list and what with traffic and the way the roads are set up on Kauai ( you can't to a "circle tour".) But we can still do a lot and there are so many things to see on Kauai. We have done... More
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Michele M
25 December 2015|
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Response from KauaiBlueJay | Property representative |
Aloha Michele, I do appreciated your statement of "off the beaten track" and that I was Friendly and flexible. I was not going to answer your review although I was disappointed with an average rating with such positive... More
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