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ONE OF The Oldest & Most Experienced

For the past 25 years Kelii’s Kayak Tours has been providing one of Maui’s best aquatic adventures to thousands of vacationers from around the world. We are one of Maui’s oldest and most experienced kayak companies on Maui.

We Are Legally Permitted

We are County of Maui CORA (Commercial Ocean Recreation Activity) permit holders. We fulfill all County of Maui standards, including safety, insurance and operating requirements needed to operate and ocean activity business legally within County of Maui Beach Parks.

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About ready to go kayaking after a briefing

Best in the Biz

Many of our customers tell us that their kayak/snorkel tour with Kelii’s was the highlight of their stay on Maui. We are thrilled to see many of our customers return to us each time they visit Maui. What brings this enthusiasm and loyalty? Without a doubt our guides, the best in the business, each dedicated to ensuring your day kayaking and snorkeling is FUN, MEMORABLE and most importantly SAFE.

Maui is Their Passion

Our guides have more combined ocean hours than any other company. They each have thousands of hours of paddling and water experience on Maui. Each guide is CPR and First Aid trained. They are all avid waterman most with other discipline certifications and experience including certified advanced divers, kite board instructors, avid surfers

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Video About Us

Nothing captures the feeling of what one of our kayaking and snorkeling tours are like better than through video. Watch this video to see what a day with Kelii’s Kayak Tours in Maui will be like for you and your family and friends.


“Our guide was Brandon. He gave us good information on what we were looking at and gladly helped us with any questions or issues we had. I think he really enjoys his job and it shows. He was awesome.”

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“Jeremiah was amazing. Super fun, great with our kids, very informative, professional and all around great guide!!!”

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“Our tour guide Derek was awesome. He was knowledgeable and easy going. Perfect for what we were looking for.”

“Scotty was our guide and we couldn’t have asked for anything more. He was patient, kind, knowledgeable and just seemed like an all around good guy who genuinely cared about our experience.”

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“We had Tyler as our guide, and he was the nicest/coolest guy ever! He was so much fun, and was so knowledgeable about the Coral reefs and the fish. It felt like we were hanging out with a friend!”