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Waianae Coast Snorkel Cruise with Dolphin and Seasonal Whale Watching from Oahu

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Head to the west shore of Oahu to swim and snorkel with Hawaii’s spinner dolphins! Cruise along the Waianae Coast and snorkel with tropical fish and Hawaiian green sea turtles. During the winter months (January to March), the Waianae Coast has more visitors -- humpback whales! Round-trip Waikiki hotel transportation, lunch and snorkel gear are all included on this tour.
  • Full-day Waianae Coast snorkel cruise, gear and instruction included
  • See marine life and snorkel with dolphins on the Leeward Coast
  • Humpback whale watching during migration season (January–March)
  • Full lunch and beverages served at the end of the cruise
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel (select hotels), board a boat in the Waianae Harbor and set off along the scenic coast. Relax onboard in the sun or shade and be on the lookout for spinner dolphins jumping in the air and playing in the waves. Visit from January to March for a chance to see massive, migrating humpback whales cruising through the sea. Carry on to a shallow spot where your captain will drop anchor and invite you to snorkel in the calm water. With tips, instructions, and gear from your guides you’re ready to jump in the tropical waters and swim among the dolphins, coral reef, and colourful fish. After a day of swimming and marine life spotting, return to Waianae Harbor to enjoy a lunch of hot dishes, sandwiches, and beverages (vegetarian option available). Finally, be dropped off at your departure point or Waikiki hotel.
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Not only did we swim with dolphins and sea turtles, but a whale shark! Most incredible experience ever! The staff are all patient, kind, and passionate about the ocean. I’d recommend the early morning option, the water is calm, clear, and it’s great to watch...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank aliciagT4857EX
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour! Teenagers had a blast, andcrew was awesome. I would highly recommend the 7 am tour. The food was great after the tour and the restrooms are well maintained. We brought a towel, water bottle, protein bar and sunscreen. They had everything else included....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Trivetmama
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing day we had!! If you are looking for an experience that you will never forget this tour is for you! The staff are very knowledgeable & it’s clear they have so much love & respect for the ocean & it’s creatures! As...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 733reneem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazingly fun adventure. Really enjoyed the cruise, tour guides were informative and knew a lot about aquatic life; they were also very helpful and made everyone feel comfortable even the ones that were not strong swimmers. They truly wanted you to enjoy...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Monique M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Tour on Oahu! Great day on the water!! First stop with great snorkeling including turtles (see pics). Then went on to see two kinds of dolphins in the water. Crew was really great about getting in the right position so that the dolphins swam...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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August 3, 2019|
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Response from Monique M | Reviewed this property |
In a covered storage bin on boat, all items stay dry
July 25, 2019|
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Response from Lincious | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on the dolphins. We were in the water numerous times with the dolphins. Some were shorter than others. You mainly wait in the water for the dolphins to come over to you. We did snorkel two other sites... More
June 2, 2019|
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Response from bigtime23 | Reviewed this property |
We went on the 7:00 trip. Definitely saw a lot of wildlife. I'd recommend that one..........and renting a wetsuit.
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