Ultimate Ranch Tour

4x4 off-road touring - includes views from Mt Haupu! (Ages 9+ welcome)

  • Most popular!
From:
$148

Join us for a beautiful and breathtaking 3 hour Kauai off-road scenic tour through Kipu Ranch. With a diverse landscape, abundant wildlife, and spectacular views our signature tour makes Kipu Ranch one of the premier eco-tour locations in Hawaii. Ride through lush green pastures, venture down into tropical Huleia Valley, and ascend to majestic Haupu for a breathtaking view of Kipu Kai, Kauai’s untouched paradise.

Tour Highlights:
  • Diverse Landscape – More challenging trails, elevation changes (sea level to 800 feet in elevation)
  • Signature Tour – Classic Stop-N-Go Tour, less downtime, cover more ground to get to scenic stop locations.
  • Kipu Kai – Top of the ridge overlooking landlocked Kipu Kai Beach, the only way to see it by land is on our tour!

Prices Starting At:

Teryx 4×4 UTV (seats 2-4)

  • $148.00 per person (age 18+)
  • $97.00 per child (ages 9-17)

Ride with a Guide

  • $148.00 per person (age 18+)
  • $97.00 per child (ages 9-17)

Tour Times:
  • Monday – Sunday: 7:00am or 1:30pm and
  • Monday – Friday: 9:30am

Tour Description:

The views on the Ranch Tour include the incredible view of Kipu Kai from the top of Mt. Haupu, through the forests and along the Hule’ia River to the Indiana Jones Rope Swing. Enjoy the historic landscape with photos of famous movie locations such as Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones Raiders of the Lost Ark, and most recent The Descendants. From our Kamaaina to Visitors around the world, this tour will leave you speechless!

The Scenic Ranch Tour is our most popular eco-adventure tour. After instruction and some practice time, you embark on an exciting journey through the diverse landscape and history that makes Kipu Ranch Adventures one of the top Hawaii eco-tours in the state today. You will be sharing the area with cattle, wild pigs, pheasants, peacocks and wild chickens!

We provide drinks and snacks as well as helmets, goggles, and bandannas. Closed toe shoes are required.

  • Chevron down Choose from these vehicles for your ride:
    • Kawasaki 750 4X4 TERYX-4 (Seats 2-4)
    • Guide Driven Passenger
  • Chevron down Ultimate Ranch Tour Includes:
    • Instruction & Practice
    • Cattle, wild pigs, pheasants, peacocks & wild CHICKENS!!!!!
    • Tour Hollywood movie locations
    • Views of famous Kipu Kai & Hule’ia River
    • Great for beginners or experienced riders
  • Chevron down Kipu Ranch Adventures Provides:
    • Drinks & snacks
    • Knowledgeable Guides
    • Helmets, goggles, and bandannas
  • Chevron down What to Bring:
    • All drivers MUST provide a valid Driver’s License.
    • Bring credit card to place on file until vehicle is returned.
    • Covered closed toe shoes are required for all tours.
    • Guests may get dusty or muddy depending on weather conditions. We recommend guests wear dark clothing or clothing they don’t mind getting stained by Kauai’s red dirt.
    • Recommend sunscreen, bug spray, and a camera.
    • Valuable items not recommended on tour.

    IMPORTANT NOTE: Tour operator will not be held responsible if lost, stolen or damaged. No personal storage available on site.

  • Chevron down What is the Guest Policy?
    • All drivers MUST be at least 18 years of age to operate machines and MUST provide a valid Driver’s License.
    • No recent surgeries, neck/back/knee problems, pregnant women, or any serious health conditions allowed on tours.
    • Covered closed toe footwear is REQUIRED for all tours and during water activities (applicable tours only). Water activities are subject to weather conditions.
    • Drug and alcohol use is not permitted before or during tours. Impaired participation is not allowed for your safety.
    • Age restrictions apply:
      • 4×4 Jungle Waterfall – minimum age 7
      • Ultimate Ranch & Waterfall Picnic – minimum age 9
      • VIP Triple Expedition Trail – minimum age 12
    • Safety helmets and goggles are provided by Kipu Ranch Adventures and are required for all guests to wear.
    • Guests are required to arrive on-time. Tours operate on schedule and cannot wait for late guests. The option to reschedule will be presented to late arrivals.
    • Tours operate rain or shine with the exception of severe weather conditions.
    • If you are booking on behalf of another person or group, it is your responsibility to inform each participant of these restrictions.
  • Chevron down Location: Lihue, Kauai, HI
    • Approximately 7 miles (20 minutes) from the Lihue Airport
The Kipu Ranch Difference

Ride through lush green pastures, venture down into tropical Hule’ia Valley, and ascend to majestic Haupu for a breathtaking view of Kipu Kai, Kauai’s untouched paradise. Experience many blockbuster movie spots such as Pirates of the Caribbean, Outbreak, and Indiana Jones Raiders of the Lost Ark. This is tropical 4×4 off road touring at its finest.

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