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Sea Quest Snorkel Tours

#1 of 201 Tours in Kailua-Kona Features Animals
78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2527
+1 808-329-7238
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Snorkel the most pristine reefs in Hawaii! Explore sea caves and lava tubes along the rugged Kona Coast and observe dolphins and whales in their natural habitat as your US Coast Guard licensed captain shares with you the rich history, legends, and lore of the Big Island of Hawaii. For over 25 years we have specialized in snorkel tours designed especially for small groups creating an intimate and unique snorkeling adventure in one of the most beautiful and diverse places on Earth.
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78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2527
+1 808-329-7238
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Reviewed yesterday

You must, must, must do this before you leave this island. This was one of the most incredible experiences ever. We were on a small group (14) tour. We were given our wet suits at the meeting spot and loaded up on the raft. They...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I was looking forward to seeing maybe one or two Mantas for a brief time but we had 5-6 Mantas surrounding us for 45 minutes. It was a great experience. The crew was so helpful and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend Sea Quest. This is on...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This company was amazing. They provided wetsuits for you and snorkel gear so you didn't have to bring your own. The ride out to the site was only 5 to 10 minutes which was great for children. One of our children got really afraid on...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We absolutely loved this tour and is by far they best snorkel tour we have ever had. It is mostly due to the fact that Kendra (the Captain) and Kai'Mana (life guard). These amazing ladies made sure we felt comfortable and made us feel like...More

Thank aprellec
Reviewed yesterday

Captain Jenna and First Mate Kevin were so knowledgeable, helpful and a delight on the Deluxe Morning Adventure snorkel trip. The 2 spots that they took us to for snorkeling were amazingly full of different fish, urchins, etc.... to see. There was plenty of time...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are some things that we were told that we must do on the Big island - volcanoes , sea turtles, waterfalls, etc. I would add this adventure to that list near the top. The staff was amazing in their assistance - even with a...More

Thank Ernest G
Reviewed yesterday

Excelling tour if you are into seeing dolphins, and snorkelling with lots of fish in superb locations.

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Thank Chris N
Reviewed 2 days ago

We saw all sorts of fish, lava tubes, and wild parrots. Captain was really fun and did some sharp turns that brought us really close to the water. It was an incredible experience, and I would definitely do it again!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was my first time snorkeling and I really enjoyed my experience. The guides we really nice and funny. They took the time to explain me what to do and not do while I would be snorkeling. They had a lot of knowledge about Hawaii...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were not disappointed! Our boat maximum was 14 passengers and intended for older teens and adults - because of this the tour time between the 2 snorkel bays was very interesting. Captain Mike and Amanda were informative, organized, friendly and fun. The storage of...More

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Steve L
Also- wondering if sitting on the sides of a raft for 5 hours gets uncomfortable? Not sure how long we would be in the water.... other companies offer bigger boats but SeaQuest gets great reviews....
3 April 2017|
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Response from Andrea T | Reviewed this property |
The boat we were on for the 5 hour tour had bench seating in the middle for maybe 8 or so people. Some people sat there and some on the edges of the raft. My parents who are older sat in the middle of the boat as they... More
Steve L
Does the dolphin encounter 5-hours use a boat with a canopy for shade?
3 April 2017|
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Response from Manu P | Property representative |
Hi Steve, yes it does!
Natalie M
HI with the wet suits do you generally get the correct size and how far in advance is it suggested to book (looking at taking the manta ray night tour- April 2017)
20 March 2017|
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Response from Manu P | Property representative |
Hi there! The wetsuits are distributed at check in and the staff ensures you have the right fit. It is definitely recommended you use them as they help keep you warm but also provide a level of buoyancy that protects the... More