Karen Tilley founded Kauai Eden Tours in 2010 as a way to introduce people to the natural beauty of Kauai, and the unique flora and fauna here. Her eco-tour company leaves only footprints and strives to leave places better than before.
She has been guiding on Kauai for 20 years. She loves to share her passion for preserving Kauai's natural resources.
Karen moved to Kauai twenty-one years ago from Toronto, Canada. She was a Kauai Sierra Club Outings Leader with a focus on beach clean ups for many years. She Her father is the inventor of the Tilley Hat.
On your private adventures with Karen, the day is relaxed and fun! You will learn about the ocean, the streams. the forests, the trees, the flowers, animals, birds, and so much more. You will also learn about Hawaiian culture and Hawaiian protocol when entering forests and fresh water pools.
Karen is also a songwriter and has been been a live theatre actress/singer. Hear her perform "If you were a Carpenter on stage on Youtube.
She has song over 1,000 Karaoke duets with people from all over the world via the App called Smule Sing. You can listen to her duets at www.Smule.com/Karen4Melody ( It's all about having fun! )
If you want to sing a Karaoke song using her iPhone with her on Tour, let her know and she will bring along her head phones for you and her.
If singing interests you, she offers one on one Introduction Workshops for newbies to Smule. If you are on Kauai, you can even do the Workshop with her in her studio. She is an enthusiastic singing coach who loves to help people find their own voice.
Most people don't want to spend valuable days not knowing where to park, where the special place is, where to eat, what to avoid, which is right trail in the forest to take, where are the suitable trailheads, the best quiet beaches to relax in the shade, or best place to play in the ocean.
Karen knows the answers to these questions and much more.
Aloha and Welcome to Kauai!