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“captain david”(9 reviews)
Eka Canoe Adventures is the most unique way to experience Hawaiian waters along the Kona Coastline. Onboard a recreated historically accurate Hawaiian double-hulled sailing canoe, your experienced crew shares generations of knowledge in an old...more
Keauhou Pier, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96739
+1 808-756-3335
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very interesting experience and I would highly recommend it. Even if you haven't snorkeled before, this is easy. Eka provides you with the snorkel gear and wet suit top. It does get cold because it is dark and you aren't swimming, just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 420cassiea
Reviewed November 2, 2018

This was a great trip, the most fun thing we did in Hawaii. The guides were great and the mantas are beyond fantastic. The canoe has a dry box so you can take a sweatshirt or a towel if you want. If you are worried...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank betterearth
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We had just checked into our hotel and were offered a great deal to fill final places on a snorkel trip that night. We thought it was a great idea and we we're not disappointed. As soon as we hit the water, two manta rays...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mary-Ellen E
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful experiences of my life! David and Danielle were so kind and the boat was so amazing!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alessandro B
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a must for anyone who enjoys the marvels of the sea! We went out at 9pm and were the only ones out there. We went on a canoe type boat for a few minutes out to the area and then got into the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bugcrazy
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Loved this experience! We only got to see two rays (and a ton of other fish!), but the last one we saw was just huge and so beautiful - it was absolutely worth it! We went at 7:45pm, which I thought was a great time...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Florence N
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Really enjoyed this tour. We were actually the only two on our boat, so it was pretty much a private tour! Boat fits up to 6, its a catamaran type boat. They provide a wetsuit top for you because the water can be cold, which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SarahT6277
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

What an incredible trip! David and Danielle were awesome and extremely helpful. Danielle gave lots of info about the rays and plankton and such. To find them, don’t go to first dock with all the others. Drive past the bathroom to the single pier on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan T
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Manta Rays were pretty sweet! Gotta see a few and even enjoyed some hot chocolate afterwards courtesy of David and Danielle! They were both awesome and very welcoming. Would definitely recommend this excursion when visiting hawaii.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Trevor B
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We booked the 7pm manta snorkelling and it was absolutely amazing- unlike anything we had experienced before! We got to sail on the canoe watching the sunset which was a highlight in itself and then saw the beautiful manta rays who swam so close to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Erin L
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July 1, 2015|
Response from TravellingEnsemble | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Eka Canoe adventures is approx a 15-20 mins drive south from the airport. From Hapuna beach to Eka canoe adventures it is about a 40 min drive You can do a Sunset Sail aboard a Hawaiian Sailing Canoe which is... More
December 17, 2014|
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Response from Sarah M | Property representative |
The water temperature here in Kona is between 75 and 80 degrees year round. I have heard a guest compare the water to a heated swimming pool. We provide short sleeve 3mm wetsuit jackets and for most people this is more... More