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Sea Quest Rafting and Snorkeling Adventure

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Address: Keahou Bay, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: +1 808-329-7238
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Snorkel the most pristine reefs in Hawaii! Explore sea caves and lava tubes...

Snorkel the most pristine reefs in Hawaii! Explore sea caves and lava tubes along the rugged Kona Coast and observe dolphins and whales in their natural habitat as your US Coast Guard licensed captain shares with you the rich history, legends, and lore of the Big Island of Hawaii. For over 25 years we have specialized in snorkel tours designed especially for small groups creating an intimate and unique snorkeling adventure in one of the most beautiful and diverse places on Earth.

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Such a fun day!

We took a snorkeling trip with Sea Quest in July, 2016. Kendra was our captain, and we enjoyed her so much. She was fun, had a great sense of humor, and was very knowledgeable... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
linward
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oregon
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a snorkeling trip with Sea Quest in July, 2016. Kendra was our captain, and we enjoyed her so much. She was fun, had a great sense of humor, and was very knowledgeable about the area and the underwater critters we saw. We loved the snorkeling stops - especially the fabulous underwater "gardens" of Honaunau and Kealakekua.

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Twin Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sea Quest took us out for an amazing experience, easily our family's best activity on both Maui and The Big Island. The manta's literally swam right up to us, doing summersaults,rolling over and over, swimmimg so close. The crew was fantastic and very accomdating. Most definitely worth the money!!

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wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been on snorkel trips with other companies in Kona on previous occasions but this one was the best! Sea Quest uses a zodiac-style boat that affords entry into sea caves--very cool--and we had ample time to snorkel at three separate sites, each better than the previous one, all excellent! Out captain, Dave, and his mate... More 

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Puget Sound
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was hesitant to do this because let's face it, it's quite a bit of money for a rather short experience. My thirteen year old son REALLY wanted to go, so I conceded. I'm glad I did because it was amazing! The Mantas were out in full force and were the stars of the show, but our guides and captain... More 

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Bruxelles
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour to Captain Cook area for snorkelling, impressive fishes and reefs. We went there with a Zodiac and Capitain J(ames? John? Sorry I didn't quite get the name) and his young assistant Kevin were lovely. Everything was well organised and the Captain gave us plenty of interesting and funny facts about the the places we visited and made the... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Manta Ray tour is the one thing that we will never forget and was the absolute number 1 highlight of our trip to Hawaii. We had done the morning tour (which was absolutely wonderful) and we're lucky enough to have the same Captain for our Manta Ray tour. Captain Kendra was great and the Biologist on our trip (I... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sea Quest was the best! Captain Jenna, Amanda and Duane were perfect guides. Captain Cooks Bay was absolutely amazing and the snorkeling was terrific. We loved our Zodiac trip to the Bay and the coastline tour on the way back.

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N Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Just got off the boat. The cove is an exceptional site for snorkeling and Captain Bill made the whole trip even more memorable with his constant humor.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

My husband and I originally had not planned to do any snorkeling on Hawai'i as we had already planned a morning snorkel on Maui later in the week, but it was highly recommended during our resort island orientation so we ended up trying it. The parking lot for the company and the shop you meet up at can be a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Very knowledgeable AND friendly. Would definitely do again. Captain Cooks Bay was beautiful. No fishing allowed there so the fish are plentiful.

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