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Aloha Kayak Co.

79-7248 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kailua Kona, Honalo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
+1 808-322-2868
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Snorkel, Kayak and Dolphin Experience in the Big Island’s Kealakekua Bay
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Big Island Manta Ray Night Kayak and Snorkel Adventure
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Big Island Keauhou Bay Kayaking and Optional Snorkeling Cave Tour
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Aloha Kayak Co. is a Hawaiian owned and operated full service kayak outfit based on the Kona coast of Big Island of Hawaii. We offer award winning kayak and snorkel tours to multiple areas of the island and are permitted by the State of Hawaii to operate in Kealakekua bay out to the Captain Cook monument. We also operate Kayak tours to the Lava tube caves of Keauhou bay, and snorkel with turtles in the City of Refuge, Honaunau bay. We offer kayak rentals and paddle board lessons and rentals too. All rentals include all proper gear and car racks for mounting on your car! Any car, convertibles too. ATT: Permits are required for some areas please call us for more info! We are open from 7:30 am to 5pm daily. Please call our office for more info about any of our services! We are Located 9 miles south of Kailua-Kona on Hwy 11 just south of the 114 mile marker. Call for further assistance.
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Hours Today: 07:15 - 13:00, 08:00 - 12:30, 12:15 - 16:45
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
79-7248 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kailua Kona, Honalo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
+1 808-322-2868
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this trip with our teenage kids and their friends who were paying for their own tour. The owner was late for our afternoon trip, citing morning car trouble apparently so our tour was delayed . The pre talk which is mostly history of...More

Thank Sam A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun excursion kayaking out to the Sheraton where we experienced an incredible in-water close up view of Manta Rays. Will and Jason were fun, informative, and very helpful as they guided us out to this unique adventure. Props to Jason for recognizing my new wife's...More

1  Thank rfreund2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mmgt organization was poor. The rest was really good. We enjoyed the kajaking and snorkeling. Due to other boats and kajaks it was a bit overcrowded.

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good: the scenery itself. Cock point is probably the most beautiful place to snorkel on big island. The new Tour Guide Jason is polite and knowledgable. Bad: 2 hours before we were about to leave for the tour, the company called and said we had...More

Thank hawaiiandream2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best way to see Kealakekua Bay. After an easy kayak ride to the island you get to "beach" the kayak and get on land. This is one of the few kayak companies that are allowed on the island. Lunch and drinks are...More

Thank P5742MSjoannec
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let's start with the good. The tour had great snorkeling and we saw dolphins as we kayaked as described in the brochure Now the bad. They told us to show up at 7:15 for the 5 hour tour but they didn't show up to almost...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our travel agent had originally booked us for the cave tour. When we called to confirm, the individual who talked to us was gruff and sounded very frustrated. He told us that it was the most difficult tour, and he would not have advised it...More

Thank LeRoyFam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did the kayak and snorkel 3.5 hour tour with Jamal an Beau. The instructors were good and informative. There was however minimal instruction on first time kayak handling. It is a 45min row across the bay where you then snorkel. It is great snorkeling but...More

Thank dwhittington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While we have heard & read some negative inputs about the management of the company our experience was all positive. Jamal & Bo were our guides & got us outfitted & brifed efficiently and in the water in good time. We appreciated Jamal's knowledge of...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you've read the reviews, excursions with this company is hit or miss despite the majority of favorable ratings on Viator. We signed up for the Big Island Keauhou Bay Kayaking and Optional Snorkeling Cave Tour. A few days before our excursion I called to...More

Thank Bob A
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