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Address: 78-7130 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: 808-322-2788
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Description: If you’re looking for a unique snorkel adventure with great service amidst...
If you’re looking for a unique snorkel adventure with great service amidst luxurious comfort – Hula Kai is for you! Discover underwater caves and arches. See whales, dolphins, Mantas, and amazing historical sites. Swim with exotic tropical fish around remote reefs and ancient underwater lava flows. The options are endless! All snorkel gear is provided, and our experienced guides are there to help you. Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet and a hearty barbecue lunch during cruise.
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Manta Ray Night Snorkel from Kona

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morning snorkel & bbq

We loved Captain Kirk! He took us to great spots! We saw honu, pilot whales & flying fish! His crew, Hailey, Nick & Brent took wonderful care of my son Erik and I. We met them... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Lenni C
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Truckee, California
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Clovis, California
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We drove down to this snorkeling excursion for a 9:30 departure. The people there were all very nice an accommodating. There were about 35 to 40 people on the trip with us. They stopped at one place to snorkel and eat breakfast. That food consisted of croissants, egg fruit and yogurt. Good, not great. Then, they stopped at a couple... More 

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Truckee, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We loved Captain Kirk! He took us to great spots! We saw honu, pilot whales & flying fish! His crew, Hailey, Nick & Brent took wonderful care of my son Erik and I. We met them when we went on the night manta dive and had so much fun we came back another day for the morning snorkel. Mahalo, Lenni

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Baguio, Philippines
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Went aboard Hula Kai for the Manta Ray Snorkel experience. My family totally enjoyed the experience. It was great that they have a naturalist on board to talk about Manta Rays. It as an awesome experience to see the ballet like dance moves of the very big Rays. The way they come up close to you but never touching you.... More 

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Mauldin, South Carolina
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Fantastic adventure. The Hula Kai snorkeling trip is a "must do" if you are going to the Big Island.

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Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Superb in every regard. Worth every penny. Highly recommended. Best water tour on island. Book it now.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The manta ray experience was awesome! The crew and captain provided an incredible experience and got us situated in a location that provided much contact with manta rays.

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Carlsbad, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

We heard about the opportunity for a night time snorkel with manta rays from friends. There are a lot of groups who offer this activity but Hula Kai came highly recommended and they did not disappoint. Captain Kirk, really, and his crew of 3 were great and very helpful. Starting with fitting all the passengers with wet suits to serving... More 

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Escondido, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

After speaking with a company representative on the phone our family of four, all adults, chose the Hula Kai snorkel tour because it was a smaller group tour and geared more towards adults. I was told we were stop at two excellent snorkeling spots to be chosen by the boat captain. The first stop was in 25-30 feet of water... More 

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Clackamas, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

The Hula Kai snorkel cruise by Fair Winds is the best out there, it feels like going out on a boat with family instead of a commercial cruise company. My husband and I have done this cruise three times and it keeps getting better. The boat is comfortable with two restrooms, and covered seating as well seating for sun lovers.... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Had a fantastic and memorable experience during our week on the Big Island. The crew was extremely helpful and pleasant, we couldn't have picked a better crew. Snorkel locations were top notch and the food was great. Worth every penny.

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Address: Address: 78-7130 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: 808-322-2788
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona

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