Reef & Dolphin Snorkel
What is more serene than Swimming with the Dolphins in Hawaii? These peaceful creatures live in the wild and having a once in lifetime opportunity to Swim With Dolphins on the Big Island is an activity everyone should participate in at least once in their life times. Whether your interest lies with playing with the creatures or just meditating on their presence, your Swim with the Dolphins on the Big Island is both a calming and relaxing event; a highlight to your trip. When you choose to Swim With the Dolphins in Hawaii, you’re opening up both your mind and heart to these wonderful gentle creatures!
Swimming with Dolphins on the Big Island is more than an adventure; it’s a memory in the making! All of our groups are small, causing the experience to be as intimate as possible when you choose to Swim with the Dolphins on the Big Island. When you choose to join us in searching for these wonderful animals, you’re opting for more than an adventure- you’re embarking on a life changing journey as you Swim with the Dolphins in Hawaii. Swimming with the Dolphins creates a calm, which isn’t found anywhere else!
Join us as we search for one of our many pods of year round resident Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins. Our travels take us up the rugged Kona coastline where we are able to see beautiful scenery, which can only be viewed by boat. Along our cruise you will see clear turquoise water, white sandy beaches and a warm gentle sea breeze, which will run through your veins. The Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins are very predictable in the areas along the coastline where we regularly encounter them. Being "wild and free" each day with the dolphins is different and exciting. The one thing that remains the same is the magic and the mystique of the dolphins.
Once we have located a pod, we will enter the water and snorkel with as many as 300 dolphins all around us. This is where the magic begins! Many guests have said their lives have changed forever after making eye contact with a dolphin in the wild. Fun, easy and safe our Dolphin Adventure is a memorable experience!
Please bring sunscreen and a towel. We suggest wearing a swimsuit under your outer-wear/sarong. A wetsuit, lycra top or spring-suit is recommended for the winter months, although not essential. We provide mask, snorkel, fins, water and snacks.
Swimming with the Dolphins in Hawaii is easily one of the most memorable experiences you can have on your Hawaiian adventure. When you Swim With the Dolphins in Hawaii, you are creating a moment, which lasts for a lifetime! Swimming with Dolphins on the Big Island not only creates adventure, it adds warmth to your memories! When you want an experience that is both unique and life changing, opt for for a Swim with the Dolphins on the Big Island.
All of our Swimming with the Dolphins on the Big Island activities are completely safe and sheltered from predators. When you choose to Swim With the Dolphins in Hawaii, you’re choosing an adventure which will create a lasting impression. Swimming with Dolphins on the Big Island is definitely a unique adventure you’ll be talking about for years to come. Come Swim with the Dolphins on the Big Island and save when you book through us!
- Four hour snorkeling with dolphins adventure on Kona
- Snorkel in protected waters of Keahole Bay, Makalawena, Ho’ona Bay or Kiholo Bay
- See spinner dolphins, green sea turtles and tropical reef fish
- Wraps, fresh fruit, snacks, soft drinks and water
- Snorkel gear and flotation devices
- Where and When:
- Check in at 8:30 am. Tour returns at 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm.
Check in at Honokohau Harbor, Slip C-1 View Map
Take HI-19/ Queen Kaahumanu Hwy north towards the Kona International Airport. At light, turn left on Kealakehe Pkwy into entrance of Honokohau Marina. Take the first right and follow the road around. After passing Sea Store Deli / Gas Station, turn left. Look for Kona Diving EcoAdventures boat on the left. Check in at the boat.
- Snorkelers must be able to swim. Snorkeling is not recommended for those under 6 years of age.
Snorkelers age 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
- Special Notes:
- Dolphin sightings are not guaranteed, but there is a 98% chance of seeing dolphins.
- Operation Days:
- 3.5 - 4 hours
- Kona Diving EcoAdventures
- Kona Diving EcoAdventures utilizes at 40-foot Newton Customs 36 Dive Special boat that feature FlyBridge seating with a 360 degree view, swim platform, extra large ladder and a hot water shower.