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Fair Wind Big Island Ocean Guides

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78-7130 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2527
+1 808-322-2788
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Kealakekua Bay Snorkel Cruise
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Kealakekua Bay Deluxe Snorkel Cruise
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Manta Ray Night Snorkel from Kona
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Since 1971, Fair Wind has been the leader in snorkel cruises on the Big Island of Hawaii. Cruises include morning and afternoon tours to pristine Kealakekua Bay aboard the spacious Fair Wind II. Enjoy one of Hawaii's top snorkel locations and site of the famous Captain Cook Monument. Perfect for families of all ages and experience levels. Includes (2) 15-ft waterslides and high-jump platform. *Save 10-15% by booking direct at Fair Wind Cruises official website.
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78-7130 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2527
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Reviewed 3 days ago


Thank Kelsey B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked two tours with Fair Wind, and would do both again, and probably will in May when we come back. We did this Manta Ray snorkel with Big Island Divers (BID), but our preference is for Fair Wind. You can read my review about...More

Thank earthpresence
Reviewed 6 days ago


Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second year my daughter and I went on snorkeling cruise with these guys. Both times it was great experience. Checking process was pleasant, we left on time, and the crew was really nice and helpful. Snorkeling at Kalekakua bay is great, and...More

Thank PeterFromSeattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago


Thank Strommc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This chartered trip for snorkling was truly an awesome experience. The captain was extremely professional and knowledgeable. He went out of his way to make sure each and every person was having a good time and was comfortable. He personally educated me on how to...More

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Thank Chococat1983
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far one of the best things I did during my stay on the island. If I'd had more time, I'd have done it again. I went on a lovely cruise aboard the Hula Kai and decided to try SNUBA. If you've ever...More

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July 24, 2017|
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Response from Johnny P | Property representative |
Aloha, we do not have a videographer or photographer on board. You are more than welcome to bring your own underwater camera.
Dayna C
April 8, 2017|
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Response from Johnny P | Property representative |
Aloha, Our afternoon cruise typically has fewer people than our morning trip. Whether the cruise is sold out or not is dependent on the time of year - any school breaks or the days surrounding any major holiday tend to be... More
Korri M
February 7, 2017|
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Response from Johnny P | Property representative |
Aloha, Fortunately, regardless of weather, the amount of marine life is the same morning vs. afternoon. Typically in Kona, the clouds roll over the mountain in the afternoon and can cause overcast weather conditions... More