The tour was about five and half hours long. Our family of four set sail at about 8am on the fifty foot catamaran "Spirit of Kauai" with about 35 other people on January 14, 2003. It was a beautiful day and we weren't even out of the harbor when whales were spotted, followed by dolphins and sea turtles. We motored around the west coast and reached the Na Pali Coast, set anchor, and enjoyed snorkeling and a deli-style lunch buffet.
After lunch we started to head back. The crew unfurled the sail and we were able to sail for a short time. However, the winds had picked up to the point where we had to motor back to port.
The crew was very professional regarding the safety of the boat and the pa...Read More