If you are looking for a fun on-the-water adventure while in Maui, check out Clear Kayaks Maui at Makena Landing. This little gem is conveniently located on the south shore of Maui and is something that is really quite amazing. Clear bottom kayaks allow folks of all ages and all different abilities to experience the wonders of Maui’s Ocean reef and sea life This is no ordinary kayak trip. It’s the only place that has exclusive clear bottoms in their kayaks, so you can view the ocean below. This is considered a luxury kayak rental experience because you don’t have to worry about a thing, just have a great time. Their experienced crew will handle all the heavy lifting, provide an informative lesson and show you the favorite places to get the best out of your day. Once you are in the water, enjoy two leisurely hours to paddle and glide along enjoying beautiful landscapes, breathtaking views, and Mother Nature’s glory.
One of the best features is that no previous kayaking experience is required. Clear Kayaks experiences for everyone, of all ages, and abilities making it a family-friendly, enjoyable excursion. You can go almost any time of the day, but the best time is early in the morning when the sea is calm, the sun is rising, temperatures are cooler and the extraordinarily beautiful sea life is as far as the eye can see. Early risers you are in luck. The first launch of the day is bright and early at 7:00 am. We should note that reservations are recommended. Right at the beginning of your adventure, if you are lucky you could see beautiful sea life splashing around in the short distance from where the kayak launch site. After navigating into the ocean, your self-guided ride begins. Go at a slow pace and take in the breathtaking breezes and unforgettable sights and sounds. The slower you go, the more marine life you will see. Keep on the lookout for the beauty of the ocean life underneath the kayak, too. The clear bottoms allow you to see the ocean underworld as if you were watching a high-definition movie, only much better.
Makena Landing, referred to by the locals as, “Turtle Town,” is home to a variety of the world’s most wonderful sea life and tropical creatures in the entire world. In addition to the area being a famous green Hawaiian sea turtle hang out, you might also see these other amazing creatures thriving right alongside and below you in their very own habitat.
- Humpback whales (from December through April)
- Manta rays
- monk seals
- Reef fish
- Spinner dolphins
- Spotted eagle rays
- White-tip reef sharks
Not only is this an experience of a lifetime, but it is also so easy to rent your Clear Kyak outing. Simply call ahead and book it with a friendly team. When you arrive, they will cheerfully explain everything you need to have a wonderful time. Included in your rental are lessons, directions to the best spots for green turtles and marine life, and life jackets and to make it even more family-friendly, they give you squirt guns to play with along the way. Now that’s thinking of everything and then some for a memorable Maui experience.
-Book your Clear Kayaks rental online
-Rental times are daily, 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM, 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM and 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.
-Kayaks are built to be very stable and unlike ordinary kayaks are designed for you to sit lower in the kayak. Younger children that weigh under 40 pounds can sit safely and comfortably on an adult’s lap. Life jackets that fit all sizes including infants are available.