Traveler Reviews of Private Tours in Kauai-Hawaii by Tour Guide Kate K. (Guide #30418)


Jane McKenzie

United States
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Tour: #530679, Best of Kauai - Food and Shopping Tour, Koloa, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Jan 15/20

We had a wonderful time with Kate. She is very knowledgeable about the culture and history of her beloved island. She found local culinary treats and local shops for us that were delightful to discover. Kate's culinary and shopping tour was just fun!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thanks so much Jane! I really enjoyed our time together. A hui hou!

David Hewett

United States
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Tour: #680029, Kauai North Shore / Eastside Tour, Princeville, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Jan 9/20

5 stars for sure. Kate really knows Kauai. Took us to several out-of-the-way sites that very few tourist see.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo for this review David it means a lot! A hui hou

Ashley Parham

United States
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Tour: Kauai Day Trip, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Nov 4/19

Absolutely amazing! Very informative and thoroughly enjoyed the tour with her! She's very nice and definitely knows the best highlights to see. Would highly recommend him for anyone who wants to see the best of Kauai!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo Ashley! Was great to meet you all. A hui hou!

Peter Riley

United States
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Tour: #530694, Kauai Waterfall Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Nov 3/19

Kate is a simply fantastic guide. She is smart, knowledgable,friendly and knows every inch of Kauai. She made sure our tour fit our interests exactly and took us to places we're sure few tourists see-and told us of the history of the Island as well as all about its ecosystem. If you come to Kauai I promise time with Kate will be well worth your while and when you're done you'll know, as we do, that your trip was made infinitely better for having met and toured with her and shared her love of Kauai.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Warmest mahalo to the Riley family for this great review. It was a pleasure meeting you both, thank you for being up for the adventure!

Pj Calihan

United States
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Tour: #530679, Best of Kauai - Food and Shoppinng Tour, Koloa, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Oct 14/19

What an amazing tour. Kate curated a stunning day for us, from some great food to fascinating ohana/local farm tours. We had some specific interests that are a bit off the beaten path (aqua farming) and Kate was able to coordinate with local farms that provided us with insight into the history and future of Kauai farming. Brava to Kate - we look forward to returning!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Pj, thank you so much for this review, and for your interest in exploring Kauai in a unique way. We all really enjoyed having you here and send out a fond a hui hou!

Roger Danziger

United States
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Tour: Kauai Marine Life and Culture, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Aug 9/19

We had an awesome 4 hour tour with Kate!! She was professional, knowledgeable, enthusiastic and very friendly. She took us snorkeling, shopping, to two waterfalls and we also got fresh fruit and AWESOME shaved ice. She did a superior job of mapping out our 1/2 day together. We'd definitely have her as our guide again and again when we return to Kauai !!!!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo Roger! It was a pleasure spending the day with you and your family. I hope you will come back again we have another snorkel in our future! Mahalo for your kind review.

Andy Pirnik

United States
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Tour: #530694, Kauai Waterfall Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Jul 19/19

Kate was fantastic. Knowledgeable about the area, entertaining and extremely friendly. We enjoyed her tour very much and greatly appreciated the time.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Aloha Andy! Mahalo for this review. I also appreciate you making the time! It means a lot.

Karen Olsen

United States
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Tour: #530694, Kauai Waterfall Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Jul 16/19

We highly recommend Kate. My family and I had two days with Kate and we snorkeled for the first time. She was great about helping us learn about the area, tips with our snorkel gear and we had a blast. The beach that she chose was amazing and it will be a great memory that will stay with us! Many thanks Kate!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo Karen! It was a pleasure meeting you all please look me up when you come back we will snorkel again!

Karen Olsen

United States
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Tour: #530694, Kauai Waterfall Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Jul 15/19

Kate was amazing!!! I highly recommend having Kate be your tour guide. There is so much to see and do on the Island and the experience you have with Kate makes it so much more enjoyable. My family and I really saw and experienced places that we normally would not have ventured to because of Kate. She is very knowledgeable about the island, the "off the beaten path" areas, the food, culture, economics and so much more. She really made our trip so much more enjoyable. The waterfalls were amazing!

Barry Kane

United States
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Tour: #530694, Kauai Waterfall Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Jun 27/19

Kare was excellent. Due to inclement weather, we made some changes on the fly - and she made sure that my family got the most out of our time. I would highly recommend her. Based on this initial experience with tours by locals, we intend to use them for our 2020 planned trips

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for this review! Mahalo for choosing to spend the day with me I enjoyed meeting you all!

Randall Hartzell

United States
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Tour: Waimea Canyon Day Trip, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Jun 26/19

We didn't get to hike as we thought we were going to because it rained the day we had scheduled, but Kate was a hostess for us nonetheless. She was an awesome guide and we still drove up the mountain and learned a lot educationally about the local history. We were disappointed about no hike but still had a great time. She was awesome!

Elliott Dale Rice

United States
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Tour: #530694, Kauai Waterfall Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: May 29/19

Kate was a terrific guide. Very knowledgeable about the island. Outgoing and fun to be with. She also went the extra mile when I injured my hand in a fall during a hike. She deserves 10 stars.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Wow Mahalo Rice family! A hui hou.

Jean Roan

United States
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Tour: #530679, Best of Kauai - Food and Shoppinng Tour, Koloa, Hawaii, United States    view tour
Date: Apr 29/19

Kate is a great guide!!! Wonderful day of fun, food and history!!! Can't wait to go back!!!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Yes! Jean mahalo nui loa, thank you so much for this review. It means a lot to me. I had a great day dining and shopping with you ladies and I would love it if you came back! You have a friend on Kauai. Aloha! Kate

Michelle Clyborne

United States
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Tour: Bespoke Kauai, Poipu, Hawaii, United States
Date: Apr 20/19

Kate did an amazing job organizing my tour. She conveniently picked me up at my hotel for a morning of hiking, sharing all sorts of interesting details about Kaui. She is a long time local, super knowledgeable, punctual, and fun. I had some special goals and she helped me. I would use her services again in a heart beat. She was delightful full of energy. It was a fabulous morning of hiking, learning about flora and fauna, culture, etc. I Highly recommend Kate!

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Michelle! It was a great morning hike, and I wish you good fortune in your upcoming adventures.

Walter Bragoni

United States
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Tour: Kauai Marine Life and Culture, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Jan 3/19

The tour was excellent. Kate was very knowledgeable of the environment. What really made the trip was how she spent the time with my wife getting her to be comfortable with the water. My wife had not snorkel for some time and Kate patience and presence got my wife to snorkel. We were able to see all types of fish and even a sea turtle. In the 4 hours we spent it was well worth the trip. Thanks Kate.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo Walter and Bragoni family!

Sarah Feugill

Arlington, VA, United States
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Tour: Bespoke Kauai, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Dec 25/18

We hired Kate to be our guide for a true off the beaten path adventure. She customized our tour based on our pre-planning email conversations, which was very helpful. She is a wealth of knowledge and can translate your wants into once in a lifetime experiences. She customizes the tour based on the weather, which changes hour by hour in Kauai. We wanted hidden Hawaiian gems and boy did she deliver. We spent the day hiking and swimming in hidden waterfalls. She has a vast knowledge of all natural things.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Wow Sarah, thanks that means a lot! Lets please keep in touch!

Joe Zundl

Canada
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Tour: Waimea Canyon / South Side Tour, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Dec 13/18

Kate was exceptional. Her knowledge of the island, it's history, wildlife and plant life was impressive. She was very flexible and had great recommendations of things to stop and see along the route. She was enthusiastic, very energetic and passionate about life on the island. We took her suggestion to go and get lunch at the fish market and then picnic at the park. The fresh seafood was phenomenal. She truly embodies the spirit of ALOHA.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo Joe! It was a great day. If I'm in the neighborhood I surely will look you up. A hui hou!

John Palmer

United States
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Tour: Kauai Marine Life and Culture, Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Date: Nov 28/18

Kate was extremely fun, friendly and knowledgeable. She was sensitive to clients needs and experience.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Mahalo Palmer family! It was a great day.


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