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Hawaii Nautical

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Kapolei, HI, USA
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About Hawaii Nautical
Dolphins or whales guaranteed on many trips, or come back free! Kona-Kohala, Waikiki, and Near Marriott & Disney Ko Olina catamaran dolphin snorkel sailing, scuba, whale watching, dinner cruises, Waikiki options and more. Experience Hawaii Nautical's unparalleled adventures. Family-owned and family-friendly. Locations islandwide. Come experience our five-star service. Daily cruises in Kona-Kohala, and catamaran sailing departures near Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa at Ko Olina (Disney catamaran exclusive itineraries), Marriott's Ko Olina Beach Club, Beach Villas at Ko Olina and more. Also try Port Waikiki Cruises from the Hilton Hawaiian Village pier. Looking for swim with dolphins in the wild? See them instead in a sustainable, eco-conscious way. Federal Noaa guidelines say "Do not swim with wild spinner dolphins." Hawaii's first Dolphin Smart recognized operator for proper viewing of dolphins, a program sponsored by Noaa & the National Marine Sanctuaries to educate about dolphin conservation & harassment. They advise not to pursue close wild dolphin interactions.
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Turtle Canyon Snorkel Cruise by Catamaran

Guaranteed sightings of sea turtles, plus a snorkeling tour and catamaran cruise, make this guided tour the ultimate Hawaiian experience. Choose from a morning tour or midday tour for whichever one fits your schedule best. Both options include the same stunning views and opportunities to spot wildlife such as turtles, dolphins, and whales in their natural environment.
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3 hours
from $96.75

Oahu Whale-Watching Excursion

Get a front-row seat to the spouting, breeching, and tail slaps of some of Earth's largest creatures on this whale-watching adventure with hotel transfers offered from Waikiki or Ko Olina. The experienced captain and crew know just where to go for the best vantage points, and share their in-depth marine knowledge along the way. Whale sightings are guaranteed, so in the unlikely event you don't see any, you can cruise again for free.
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2 hours
from $75.01

Waikiki Sunset Cocktail Cruise

View the Hawaiian sunset from the deck of a luxury catamaran during this 1.5-hour cruise from Oahu. Glide along the coastline from Waikiki towards Diamond Head while enjoying the vibrant colors of the island sunset, appetizers, two alcoholic drinks and unlimited non-alcoholic drinks. Round-trip transportation from select Waikiki hotels is included.
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1 hour 30 minutes
from $96.75

Leeward Coast Dolphin and Snorkel Sail

Spend the morning sailing Oahu’s Leeward coast on a scenic, luxury catamaran cruise. Watch for spinner dolphins, whales, and plenty of other marine life from the boat and learn to snorkel with your expert guide. Swim near tropical fish and thriving coral reefs, and enjoy breakfast and lunch on the boat.
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3 hours
from $140.24

West Oahu Whale-Watching Excursion

From late December through early May, thousands of humpback whales migrate to the warm waters of Hawaii. Catch a glimpse of the magnificent mammals on a whale-watching excursion from Waikiki. Venture out on the water with a small group of people to witness the humpback whales breach, play or feed around you.

Your guide guarantees sightings, and in the rare event that you don’t see any supersize stars, you get to do the tour again for free!
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2 hours
from $96.75
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Pretty much exactly as described. Turtles were great, very docile, so could get real close! Loved it!
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Response from hawaiinautical, Manager at Hawaii Nautical
Responded Apr 13, 2020
Ashanpo, mahalo for your feedback! A hui hou (until we meet again!)
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We decided to take the morning tour, we were picked up promptly at our hotel with a reminder the night before to be at the meeting location. Our guide arrived promptly and we drove to the docks. We were given the safety instructions and then it was off to our excursion. Half of
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Response from hawaiinautical, Manager at Hawaii Nautical
Responded Apr 13, 2020
Steve D, we’re so happy you enjoyed your whale watch! We hope you come back soon.
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While in Hawaii we booked the West Oahu, sailing catamaran. As advertised in Hawaii Nautical Brochure. Without being told at time of booking or before getting in their bus, we ended up on a Scuba diving boat full of tanks so you couldn't get to the side to view the whale. Had
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Response from hawaiinautical, Manager at Hawaii Nautical
Responded Mar 23, 2020
Flyer98017, thanks for reaching out. We appreciate you joining us and take guests' feedback very seriously. We’re sorry you were disappointed. We will share your feedback with the crew.
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Very nice experience. Incredible food, bar, clean equipment, friendly crew. I had a great time on this morning s ail/whale watching/snorkeling tour. Surf was up, so snorkeling was blah, but the rest of the day was great! Saw spotted dolphins, flying fish, and whales! Highly
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Response from hawaiinautical, Manager at Hawaii Nautical
Responded Mar 22, 2020
Aloha Debitup! We really appreciate you taking the time to review the cruise and are so happy you enjoyed the experience.
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Mark & Brian at Hawaii Nautical are excellent! My wife and I were just certified in August ‘19 and the surf/currents were pretty rough, but they were super awesome and I never once felt unsafe. I would 100% recommend Hawai’i Nautical and HonuScuba!
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Response from hawaiinautical, Manager at Hawaii Nautical
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Bryanejohnson, thank you so much for your feedback! We're thrilled you enjoyed your time with us.
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