Our cultural and scenic tour will be shared with Aloha!!! Our local tour guides will ensure you return home with a part of Hale’iwa in your heart.
Our cultural and scenic tour will be shared with Aloha!!! Our local tour guides will ensure you return home with a part of Hale’iwa in your heart, as we introduce you to Uila ke’oke’o (White Lightning) and Ho’olako (named after the Year of the Hawaiian) our traditional “Wa’a Kaulua” (double-hull outrigger canoe). You’ll learn its many uses in Polynesian travel and culture. Your guide will teach you the basics of “Hoe Wa’a (canoe paddling) we’ll then depart on our journey up Oahu’s longest river “Anahulu stream”. Viewing an abundant shore of Hawaiian fruit and plants, we may enjoy a brief visit from a breathing Honu (sea turtle), a soaing “IWA” bird above, or a gentle breeze of Kamakani (wind). Making our way down river we’ll glide under the Rainbow Bridge as she reveals the ocean, historic landmarks, and shores of Kawailoa in Waialua Bay. Passing by Haleiwa harbor steering further to Puena Point, where surfers play and local sea life bask near the shore once graced by the presence of Hawaiian Royalty, our “Queen Lili’uokalani” during summer leisure.
All Hale’iwa Canoe Tour guides and steersman are lifeguard CPR First Aid certified to ensure your safety!