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Wild Dolphin and Reef Snorkel

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  • Swim with wild dolphins off Kona
  • Snorkel with colorful, tropical reef fish
  • Tour the volcanic Kona coast
  • Hear local history from a knowledgeable guide
  • All snorkeling gear included
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From the moment you see their silvery backs appear in the cobalt waters, to the moment you're swimming right alongside and hearing their high pitched clicks, there's an enchanting rush of tropical adrenaline that accompanies swimming with dolphins. Here off the Kona coast of the Big Island, Hawaiian Spinner dolphins are year round residents that ply the volcanic shore, and this tour offers local, professional captains who know where to look to find them. In addition to watching and swimming with dolphins, you'll also snorkel with tropical fish in some of Hawaii's clearest water, before returning back to shore in Kona with an experience you'll never forget.
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Duration: 30 minutes

Location: Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii

This is a true Hawaiian adventure! You can observe Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins in their natural habitat while they show off their jumps, flips, and spins out of the water. Those amazing mammals have very strong bonds with each other, and will care for those that are weaker or hurt. They love playing and socializing with people and other aquatic creatures.

Duration: 3 hours

Location: Hang Loose Boat Tours, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

A bit hard to find, but the trip was great. Took my sister who never did this and the crew was very good helping her out. We found a pod of dolphins and swam around them. Took us to a pretty reef. They had drinks,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Few you months ago I did my second trip to big Island Hawaii .first time I went we booked snorkeling with one of the big companies from Kona and I didn’t like it at all. the second time I went with hang loose boat tours...More

Thank MirekA23
Reviewed February 20, 2019

Staff was fantastic and accommodated us on very short notice. The trip was great. We saw many dolphins and enjoyed snorkeling near the reef. Nice lunch spread also with plenty of snacks and drinks. Boat was very impressive and modern. I would recommend this company...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank WNY1210
Reviewed February 18, 2019

My mom (ride along) and I went on their dolphin and snorkel trip and it was a great day! Our crew were knowledgable and witty and really seemed to enjoy what they do. They were stocked with snacks and drinks and knew just where to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank tlwilson16
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Have done several snorkel tours and this one is in our top 5.....knowledgeable and friendly staff......great for all ages

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August 8, 2018|
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Response from Rich M | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not sure when your trip is or if it is too late and I don't want to cause these guys any loss of business but honestly I'd say not really for this one. You would certainly still enjoy the snorkeling in the cove, but... More
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Response from NMMC13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Suzanne, you probably dock off Kona which is about10 mins from the tour start. We had to drive, but i would expect them to arrange transfers for you. N.
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