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Island View Hawaii

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“dive tour”(2 reviews)
The Original Hawaiian Shark Tour. We are a family owned and operated boat tour company out of Hale'iwa Harbor. We have pioneered the Shark Tour industry in Hawai'i to teach respect for our culture, the ocean, and its inhabitants. Here at Island View...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
66-105 Haleiwa Rd, Haleiwa Boat Harbor, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1562
+1 808-354-0629
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All reviewsamazing experiencefree swimdive tourswim with sharkssafe handsfelt safe all the timeonce in a lifetimesmall tourmorning tourguys runninglife experienceopen waterthese majestic creaturesadrenaline rushamazing animalssafety briefingrecommend this trip
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If there's one creature I know I'm really scared of, that's sharks, that's why I really made sure that this was in my bucketlist. This tour let me see them upclose, and it was very cool! The guide was so helpful and nice. I actually...More

Thank Maricor C
Reviewed 2 days ago

When I found this online I was so excited because I had heard some cons about diving with a cage. I can definitely say this was an amazing experience and I felt safe the whole time. So worth the money and I would definitely do...More

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Thank 296margaret
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time today with this tour company. It is nice using a company owned by locals and not some huge outfit. The family was very professional in their handling of the passengers. If you were not comfortable with snorkeling they had floats you...More

Thank Th0masw137
Reviewed 5 days ago

You must do this if you’re on Oahu, this experience is like no other. The staff make you feel safe and calm. Thank you so much!

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Thank brinkleymaine
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must to do. It was run by 3 young men who took every precaution to make everyone feel safe and have a wonderful experience. Swimming with these sharks was a beautiful experience and it makes you realise that they are not all...More

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Thank HawaiiSharon
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience swimming with sharks. I was a little apprehensive at first but our tour guide is extremely capable and I have one of the best time on the island.

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Thank nnle2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were all extremely professional, safety was of utmost importance on our excursion. The guys were all so friendly and down to earth. Swimming with sharks has always been a bucket list item and I can't imagine having experienced it with any other company...More

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Thank Rachelle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cant even put in words how this experience was, I wish every one I know could do that. This is definately a must when visiting Oahu.

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Thank Explore562645
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have lived in Hawaii for 16 years, love the ocean. To be the visitors in their world, to dispell the bad rap of sharks, to watch them cruise and explore, and be curious. We saw galapagos and sand sharks, one pregnant, and got lucky...More

Thank DanaBa4321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I felt super safe and had an amazing experience with these guys! Highly recommend them for your next shark diving experience.

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July 26, 2018|
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Response from claire5350 | Reviewed this property |
In the beginning you stay at the top, they will just swim around you - some swam quite close. Towards the end they tell us that we can free dive down.
Brittany R
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Phil39 | Reviewed this property |
$25 dollars I think
Avril H
June 30, 2018|
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Response from bnkrby25 | Reviewed this property |
We went early in the morning. That was recommended to us because the waters can get rougher later in the day and if it gets too rough they have to cancel the trip. So we went early in the morning it was a nice smooth ride... More