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Nualolo Snorkel on Na Pali Coast

The ocean is such a big part of our world, and not to mention what we do here at Na Pali Pirates. It is super important to us to take care of the ocean which we operate our daily tours and the marine life that live in it. With that being said, there is something…

History of Na Pali Coast [Kaua’i]

Cliffs on the Na Pali Coast

Na Pali Coast is located on the North-west side of the island of Kaua’i. The  17-mile stretch of coastline is not connected to any roads, makes it nearly inaccessible, except by boat or helicopter. The coastline is regarded as the most beautiful portion of Hawaii, and is the number #1 must do when visiting the island. “Na…

3 Easy Ways to Travel Green [Eco-Friendly]

Hawaiian Sea Turtle at Nualolo Reef

Na Pali Pirates is committed to keeping our precious Na Pali Coast pristine and preserved for everyone to enjoy. Our annual beach clean up is just one of the many ways we take responsibility in being sustainable, low-impact and eco-friendly operation. Here are some other easy solutions we encourage all of our captains and guests to…

Dolphins You’ll See on Na Pali Coast Tour

Dolphins in clear blue water

Dolphin encounters are one of highlight of any Na Pali Coast Boat Trip. The Hawaiian word for dolphin is Nai’a. There are 4 kinds of dolphins in the Hawaiian waters, and the two most common species spotted in the waters around Kaua’i are Bottlenose Dolphins and Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins. Bottlenose Dolphins are the most common…

Na Pali Coast Cleanup

A truck on the beach

We were so stoked to take part of the 1st Annual Na Pali Coast Clean Up last month. Na Pali Pirates, Na Pali Experience, and our friends who work and play on the coast got together to collect trash along the 17 miles of coastline. 2,000 lbs of marine debris were collected and almost all of…

Reef Safe Sunscreen

Snorkeling on the Na Pali Coast

At Na Pali Pirates, we do our best to protect our treasures. Nualolo Kai, our Na Pali snorkeling spot on our Na Pali Coast tour, is home to an active reef with a lot of marine life.  Keeping the reef alive and healthy for generations is very important to us. One of the ways we can…

Discover Kauai’s Finest Treasure! Enter to Win a Trip for 4

Tourists dressed as pirates with Na Pali Coast in background

Na Pali Pirates is the newest, comfortable zodiac ride on Kauai. Depart from Kekaha, Kauai, and in no time you will be zipping down the most beautiful coastline in the world. We want YOU to come out on the boat and experience Kauai’s Finest Treasures for yourself! Enter in our social media drawing for a…