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Kona Wild Dolphin and Reef Snorkeling Excursion

  • Small-group tour ensures a more personal experience
  • Includes snacks and soft beverages: No need to bring your own
  • Get insights into marine life from your guide
Kona Wild Dolphin and Reef Snorkeling Excursion
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Dolphin 8amMost Popular
Swim with wild dolphins and snorkel at a coral reef!
Dolphin 11am
Swim with wild dolphins and snorkel to a coral reef!
Ride Along - Non Swimmer
Ride along non-swimmer
Enjoy an intimate experience of Hawaii’s marine life and coral reefs on this guided tour from Kona that is limited to a maximum of six people. Aboard a catamaran, take in the sights as you cruise the Hawaiian coast then embark on a snorkeling adventure to see dolphins, coral reefs, lava tubes, trenches, and sea caves. To enrich your experience, your guide shares insights into the flora and fauna that you see.
What to Expect
6 guest max, no crowds! Snorkel with Wild Dolphins! Power catamaran boat.There are many advantages to cruising the Hawaiian coast with us on our private charters in Kona; easy accesses, smaller groups for a more personal experience. Swimming encounters with wild dolphins & snorkeling coral reefs. Lava tubes, trenches & sea caves are just a few of the sights you will experience while snorkeling in the Hawaiian reefs underwater topography. Meal, drinks and gear are provided. With our private charter, the locations and activities we do are customized to you, there are no time limits or set schedule! This tour begins at 8 AM at Honokohau Harbor. you will need your own transportation to the harbor.
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1 - 5 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Do It!

Captain Chase was great! Profesional, easy going, and accommodating for everyone in our group. On time launch and easy in and out of the water. You could tell he really cared about our experience and wanted to make it the best and safest possible. Mahalo...More

Thank Carrie B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Small group aweaome

Great boat ride, small group so easy to get on and off quickly and maximize dolphin viewing time. Chase was a great host and took us to several reefs to snorkel as well. Would highly recommend this trip!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago
Captain Chase is the BEST!!!

Captain Chase was wonderful! Super helpful, kind and professional. We'd recommend him to any one. Thanks for everything Chase!!! - Canadian Heather

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great experience with a great captain

Loved this tour! Chase was super patient getting our kids set up, was funny and entertaining and never rushed us - we kept chasing the dolphins and did several stops to swim with the dolphins and 2 reefs. We all loved this tour, highly recommend...More

Thank Anna99b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome time with captain chase!

Had a great time with captain chase. Having a max of 6 people means you have a personalised adventure. Chase was great, informative and happy to personalise the trip for us, we could decide whether to stay in one spot try another and all of...More

Thank 626joshuak
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2 August 2018|
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Response from Yabi5000 | Reviewed this property |
We went at 8 am and saw and swam with many dolphins. Also the sun was not quite as high/hot for our taste so it was a great choice for us. The water temp was great.
1 June 2018|
Response from BJTTalent | Reviewed this property |
It’s out of the harbor
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