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Fair Wind Kealakekua Bay Snorkel & Captain Cook Monument Cruise

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Embark on a top-rated Kealakekua Bay snorkel cruise with Fair Wind. Play on the high jump, waterslide & enjoy swimming in the protected pristine waters of Kealakekua Bay on a fun morning or afternoon Kona snorkel boat tour. A great family adventure!

Packages

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Morning Kealakekua Snorkel Tour [4.5 hours]
Total:
Price per Adult :
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 193.75
USD 193.75
Total:
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 193.75
USD 193.75
Price per Adult :
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 127.32
Infant (Age 0-3)
USD 55.36

• Premium 4.5-hour afternoon cruise.
• 2.5 hours of snorkeling at the pristine Kealakekua Bay
• Includes a delicious plant-. based breakfast and lunch
• Cash Bar: Soda, Juice, Tea, Lemonade. Beer and wine are available during the last hour of the cruise.
• Click [View details] for the full menu.

Child (Age 4-12)
USD 127.32
Infant (Age 0-3)
USD 55.36

Overview

Morning
5 hour(s)
Available Daily
Without pick-up
Breakfast, Lunch
Inclusions: Instruction / Coffee / Hot tea / Flotation devices / Breakfast / Lunch / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / No-host bar / High Dive / Two (2) 15' Water Slides / "Reef-safe" sunscreen / Water

Schedule

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Start time :
08:00

Check-in at Keauhou Bay

08:30
Morning Kealakekua Snorkel Cruise (4.5 hrs)
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13:00

Check-out at Keauhou Bay

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Due to the nature of the boats being tied to the dock, rocking back and forth with the movement of the water and a series of about 4 stair steps up to board our vessels, each passenger will need to be able to cross the threshold under their own power (there is not a ramp from pier to vessel).
  • To help ensure the safety of our guests and crew, no one is permitted to be carried up the steps and across the gap between the boat and dock.
  • Full Face snorkel masks are not permitted

Other requirements

  • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a maximum of 110.

Required items to bring & attire

  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • There are shade canopies on both lower and upper decks on the boat. However sun-protection and light cover-up is still strongly recommended.
  • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.
  • Water is provided on board, please bring a water flask if possible.

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • The menu is subject to change without notice.
  • Gratuity is not included in the price.
  • The vessels are reef safe zones, not allowed to use "non reef-safe sunscreens". Complimentary environmentally-friendly “reef-safe” sunscreen is provided for the guests.
  • Drinks, including wine and beer, are available for purchase.
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Afternoon Kealakekua Snorkel Tour [3.5 hours]
Total:
Price per Adult :
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 138.39
USD 138.39
Total:
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 138.39
USD 138.39
Price per Adult :
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 94.11
Infant (Age 0-3)
free

• Great value 3.5-hour afternoon cruise. Enjoy a less crowded Kealakekua Bay!
• 1.5 hours of snorkeling time in the crystalline waters of Kealakekua Bay and snacks.
• Menu: Fresh Island Fruit, Chips, cookies, and water.
• Cash Bar: Soda, Juice, Tea, Lemonade. Beer and wine are available during the last hour of the cruise.

Child (Age 4-12)
USD 94.11
Infant (Age 0-3)
free

Overview

Afternoon
4 - 4.5 hour(s)
Available Daily
Without pick-up
Inclusions: Instruction / Flotation devices / Snacks / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / No-host bar / High Dive / Two (2) 15' Water Slides / "Reef-safe" sunscreen / Water

Schedule

View All
Start time :
13:00

Check-in at Keauhou Bay

13:30
Afternoon Kealakekua Snorkel Cruise (3.5 hrs)
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17:30

Check-out at Keauhou Bay

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Due to the nature of the boats being tied to the dock, rocking back and forth with the movement of the water and a series of about 4 stair steps up to board our vessels, each passenger will need to be able to cross the threshold under their own power (there is not a ramp from pier to vessel).
  • To help ensure the safety of our guests and crew, no one is permitted to be carried up the steps and across the gap between the boat and dock.
  • Full Face snorkel masks are not permitted

Other requirements

  • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a maximum of 110.

Required items to bring & attire

  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • There are shade canopies on both lower and upper decks on the boat. However sun-protection and light cover-up is still strongly recommended.
  • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.
  • Water is provided on board, please bring a water flask if possible.

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • The menu is subject to change without notice.
  • Gratuity is not included in the price.
  • The vessels are reef safe zones, not allowed to use "non reef-safe sunscreens". Complimentary environmentally-friendly “reef-safe” sunscreen is provided for the guests.
  • Drinks, including wine and beer, are available for purchase.

Reviews

Fun Time in a Historic Setting

2022/04/09 Couples Okiman60

The Fairwind crew is very professional, for they stress safety and they are helpful. In addition, the captain highlighted dolphin sightings and the historical information regarding ancient Hawaiian culture. He also gave ...

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Can't wait to do it again!

2021/08/30 Families with Young Children Vincents

So much fun. The location was beautiful, the crew was friendly and the service was great...oh and the plant based menu was delicious. Seeing dolphins made the day. I learned that orcas pass through Hawaiian waters and...

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snorkelling, great trip

2020/03/14 Couples D & J

staff were great, boat not over crowded, facilities & service was terrific

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Activity Provider Fair Wind Cruises, Inc.

Activity Provider

FAQ

Q. Is this activity suitable for children?
A. Yes. There will also be flotation devices available for children.
Q. Are prescription snorkeling masks available?
A. Yes, there are prescription snorkeling masks for those who need them.
Q. How far in advance should I book this activity?
A. We recommend booking at least 1-2 weeks in advance. If you have very specific schedule requirements and are not flexible, please book sooner. Last minute availability is often possible, but limited.
Q. Will our guide help us with snorkeling if it is our first time?
A. Yes. If you need instructions on how to snorkel, there will be a 5-10 minute snorkeling class with a crew member before you enter the water.
Q. Is there a safe place to store my belongings while on tour?
A. The only type of storage available is the space around your seating area. There will always be one crew member on board at all times, so it is advised that you keep your belongings with you rather then leaving them in your car.
Q. What kind of boat will be used?
A. The Fair Wind II is a 63 ft. aluminum catamaran. It has shade canopies on both lower and upper decks, fully covered cabin, two 15-foot water slides and a high dive platform, two stairways for easy access in and out of the water, fully equipped bar and galley, two spacious restrooms, and fresh water showers.
Q. How long has this company been in business?
A. This award-winning company has been providing exclusive Hawaii snorkeling excursions to Kealakekua Bay for 31 years. The Hawaii Visitors Bureau has honored them with the "Keep it Hawaii" Award For Environmental Preservation and the Kealakekua Bay Snorkel cruise has also been awarded a Certificate of Excellence for Best Snorkel Cruise on the Big Island by the West Hawaii Today magazine.
Q. Can I snorkel if I'm pregnant?
A. Yes. The Fair Wind vessels can easily accommodate pregnant snorkelers with spacious stairs that let you easily get in and out of the water, as well as large on-board bathrooms.
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Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 15:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
    • Group of 10-20 people: Any cancellations made after 15:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
    • Group of 21 or more people: Any cancellations made after 15:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount. Any cancellations made after 15:00 local time, 5 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% charge of the total amount.
Change Policy
  • Any changes made after 15:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount. This includes, but not limited to, change of the activity date/ time, package, the number of participants, etc.
    • Group of 10-20 people: Any changes made after 15:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount. This includes, but not limited to, change of the activity date/ time, package, the number of participants, etc.
    • Group of 21 or more people: Any changes made after 15:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount. This includes, but not limited to, change of the activity date/ time, package, the number of participants, etc. Any changes made after 15:00 local time, 5 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.

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Restrictions
Required items to bring & attire
Other requirements
Additional notes
Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Restrictions
Required items to bring & attire
Other requirements
Additional notes
Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Fair Wind Kealakekua Bay Snorkel & Captain Cook Monument Cruise
Embark on a top-rated Kealakekua Bay snorkel cruise with Fair Wind. Play on the high jump, waterslide & enjoy swimming in the protected pristine waters of Kealakekua Bay on a fun morning or afternoon Kona snorkel boat tour. A great family adventure!