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Address: Honaunau-Napoopoo, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704
Phone Number: +1 808-328-8775
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Kealakekua Bay Deluxe Snorkel Cruise
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Snorkel, Kayak and Dolphin Experience in the Big Island’s Kealakekua Bay
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What a beautiful spot

This is a gorgeous spot...well worth the winding drive to get there. The lava beach is gorgeous and the shape of the bay itself is just about perfect. A MUST see!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Healdsburg, California
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Healdsburg, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a gorgeous spot...well worth the winding drive to get there. The lava beach is gorgeous and the shape of the bay itself is just about perfect. A MUST see!

Thank mrt1955
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great tour. Boat ride was thrilling. Best excursion taken. Scenery, especially underwater, was beautiful. Food good. Narrated well.

Thank Char C
San Bernardino, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great amount of fishes only 1 small shark. Tons of Dolphins. Coral and turtles and eel and octopus. Thanks Sea Quest.

Thank luv2travel_needlotto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

.Great place to go snorkeling from a boat. We went on the Body Glove and it was great. Tons of colorful marine life to view.

Thank Morris C
Sidney, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The hike is about 4 miles with markers 1 to 7, steep down all the way 1300 ft to sea level from the napoopoo Rd. Bring closed shoes and water + sunscreen. There are no facilities at the monument. The monument is a stone and a plaque, nothing very interesting, but the location is amazing and the snorkeling top notch... More 

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Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Best snorkeling on the island and get to see the Captain Cook monument at the same time. Water is calm and clear 100 ft. visibility. Walk, Kayak, or take a snorkel tour

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In order to snorkel here you must come in via boat or hike 2 miles down and back up with a 2000 foot elevation drop! I've done the hike twice. The snorkeling is well worth it! Wear sturdy shoes and bring plenty of water along with your snorkel gear. There isn't much shade on the hike so bring sunscreen! The... More 

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Belleville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had hoped to see dolphins as so many reviewers mention them, but that's the thing about nature...it's unpredictable! We very much enjoyed our kayaking and snorkelling in this calm bay. I certainly saw varieties of fish I had not seen in prior snorkelling in the caribbean, even saw an eel! We arrived early, but he area was soon inundated... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second excursion to the bay. I wanted to go on a sunny day to maximize the light and wanted to take pictures. My wife and I are 50 and in excellent physical shape. Our 15 year old son was with us. We took the land trail to go down. There is limited parking on the side of... More 

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This review is for the south side of the bay, accessible by road. All lava rock along the shore. Great waves crashing along the shore. Distant view of the Captain Cook monument. A Hawaiian ceremony occurred while we were there- amazing. Parking lot with short walk to shoreline

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