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Hang Loose Boat Tours: Tours & Tickets

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Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Hang Loose Boat Tours offers unique experiences on our fastest and safest boat in Kona. This modern powered catamaran is designed for open oceans conditions that will allow our passengers to sit back, relax and enjoy breathtaking views of the...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
75-5707 Alii Dr, Honokohau Marina North Side, Slip B-13, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1706
+1 808-345-4262
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Crew was awesome and very accommodating. We were able to see two of biggest rays! They swam so close they almost touched us! Two thumbs up! Definitely a must see while in Kona area

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow! No words will do this experience justice. Snorkeling with the mantas!!!! Epic! Incredible! Thank you Jacob and Nathan, you guys rock! Big Mahalo

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank BarbaraR1537
Reviewed 2 days ago

Did the sunset manta ray dive and it was exciting. Chris. Nathan & Jacob were very friendly and helpful. The boat trip was nice and the Mantas were awesome

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Merry W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We started the day with snorkeling near Captain Cook Monument. The visibility was great and the fish plentiful. Truly some of the best snorkeling we have ever done. Our guides were friendly and knowledgeable and even spent extra time trying to find spinner dolphins for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank stiffany
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Captain Charly, Nathan and Jacob were very professional, kind and gave us all the information we needed. We saw 2 beautiful Manta Rays dancing just in front of us it Was fantastic. I highly recommand this excursion with hang loose boat

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank jessicabonnet
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great way to spend a day on the Big Island. The crew were great and really made it a fun and easy day

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank 504candir
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We felt safe and had a great experience saw 3 rays lots of fish. Bucket list check! Warm showers on board felt great coming out of ocean too.

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Compass638755
Reviewed 1 week ago

I appreciate that the crew went to great lengths to find Manta Rays, making 3 stops before we found them. That part was amazing, as was their demeanor, positive attitude, and attentiveness. What could be improved is the wetsuits. I had done this previously with...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Katie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my favorite excursion on our trip. The staff was amazing. Answered any questions we had and were so friendly. Made sure we got to see and swim with spinner dolphins Provided a yummy lunch as well

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank BeccaMac10
Reviewed 1 week ago

We safely held on to long, lighted boards while constantly being supervised by the staff. There was nothing to fear. Mantas, known to the staff and named, swam beneath the boards with amusing antics.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank CreativeCathey
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July 31, 2019|
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Response from Simon V | Property representative |
We do not provide transportation. If you don't have a car, best way is to get taxi, Uber or Lyft (it's about 5 miles, that's about 7-10 min drive from the Pier), so it shouldn't cost more than $15-20 each way. If you make... More
Bernard N
February 22, 2019|
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Response from susand95032 | Reviewed this property |
I wasn’t on a cruise ship we just met at Kailua pier.
October 16, 2018|
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Response from Cw S | Reviewed this property |
YES, but not for barf