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Address: Kealakekua Bay, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
Phone Number: 808-329-3199
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The Highlight of our Kona vacation

Had the BEST time this morning with Captain Collin and his crew (Devante and Pono)...we (wife and I and our 15 year old daughter) did the morning Kealakekua Bay snorkeling... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Kaneohe, Hawaii
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Kaneohe, Hawaii
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

Had the BEST time this morning with Captain Collin and his crew (Devante and Pono)...we (wife and I and our 15 year old daughter) did the morning Kealakekua Bay snorkeling cruise...it's the highlight of our week in Kona. The journey started with immediate sighting and pacing along with some Hawaiian Spinner and spotted dolphins...then a sprint on the Zodiac out... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

The Captain Zodiac trip to Kealakekua Bay on the Big Island of Hawaii was a blast! We chose the "Beat the Crowd" option which left the harbor at 10 AM. There were 14 of us on the zodiac plus our captain Collin and mate Devante. We headed out and immediately saw spinner dolphins! Our Captain was determined that there was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Captain Collins was fantastic we loved the tour & enthusiasm made the whole trip!! He was knowledgeable and respectful & allowed us learn a lot about the Big Island!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

What a great time we had snorkeling and seeing the sights. Chuck and Devante were awesome guides, very knowledgeable and went above and beyond to show and tell us interesting facts about the island. They were great hosts. This is a great adventure and lots of fun

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

Great time snorkeling!!! Andy n Jenn were a crew. Great fun!! Saw so many amazing fish. Water was nice n smooth so snorkeling was very relaxing. Boat ride was an adventure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I had done this snorkeling trip over a decade ago with my family, and it had been amazing, so I was so excited to bring my husband and friends on it this time around...and it did not disappoint!! We went on the "Beat the Crowd" trip with Captains Chuck and Devantes, who were great. Both were very knowledgeable about the... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We took this zodiac ride as it was recommended by our cruise line, and it was a wonderful way to spend a morning. Colin and Buddha were our skipper and guide; they gave us a wild but safe ride out to Kealakekua Bay, with some informative wildlife viewing along the way. People who were new to snorkeling had good instruction,... More 

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Fort McMurray, AB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The zodiac boat tour was an amazing way to explore the fantastic snorkeling of the big island. I've snorkeled all over the world, and this was the best, brightest coral I've ever seen. The friendly team (captain and helper) will zip out to "K-Bay" to snorkel for an hour or so. They have excellent quality masks, kick boards and floating... More 

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Captain Zodiac Big Island We were booked on another morning boat that cancelled on us at 5:00 p.m. the day before our last day in Hawaii. After calling around trying to find an alternate morning boat to Kealakua Bay, we found space on Captain Zodiac. We had a wonderful morning with Captain Chuck and Liz. We joined a dozen pleasant... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I have just returned from a trip to Hawaii and my brother and I took this adventure tour from Pride of America Cruise. The trip was well organised, a lot of fun with a fast trip up the coast and on the way we saw a whale, which was just great. The snorkeling location (Kealakekua Bay) was where Capt. Cook... More 

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