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Paradise Cruises - Oahu Dolphin Watch Tour & Snorkeling Experience
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Cruise aboard the Dolphin Star! Watch dolphins play on Oahu's scenic west coast on a morning tour or add snorkeling to your adventure with an afternoon cruise! Great tour for families with kids.

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Save up to 10% (until 2018/12/31)

Dolphin Sighting Guarantee! (until 2019/12/31)

If you do not spot any dolphins during your tour, you will be given the chance to come out again for FREE!

- What qualifies as a dolphin sighting is determined by a trained member of the crew.
- This non-transferable offer allows you to reschedule your tour for free for the MORNING DOLPHIN WATCH package; it does not entitle you to a refund.
- The free return trip does NOT include snorkel, transportation or meal.

Set sail on an unforgettable morning expedition worlds away from Waikiki, with picturesque views of the western coast of Oahu complete with Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins, Flying Fish, Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles, and during winter months, Humpback Whales! For those interested in snorkeling after the Dolphin Watch, you will head out once again after a sumptuous "Create-Your-Own Gourmet Burger" lunch to explore Oahu's underwater world, spotting abundant tropical fish and colorful coral. An escape from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki, come aboard the Dolphin Star for a morning of dolphin watching!
Pro Tip: Great cruise for kids! Children will receive a souvenir "School of Dolphin" book and the Naturalist Guide will teach them more about marine life.
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Price
Afternoon Dolphin Watch & SNORKEL with Lunch
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 111.00
USD 111.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 67.00
USD 67.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
from USD 111.00
from USD 111.00
Child (Age 3-11)
from USD 67.00
from USD 67.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included

Save up to 10% (until 2018/12/31)

Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 99.90
USD 99.90
USD 111.00 10%off
USD 111.00 10%off
Participation period: 2018/11/28 - 2018/12/31
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    Snorkeling and Family Fun!
Not only will you be able to see Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins, but once your Dolphin Watch is complete, the boat will go out once again to incredible snorkel locations where you will be able to view the beauty of Hawaii's aquatic wonderland!

Lunch Menu:

  • Create-your-own gourmet burgers
    • Toppings include grilled pineapple, creamy avocado, Kamuela tomato, purple onion, Kula lettuce, and cheese
    • Three types of sauces: teriyaki, spicy BBQ, and tomato sauce
  • Potato chips
  • Homemade chocolate brownies
  • Grilled vegan garden patties are available with at least 24 hours advanced notice

  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3.5 - 7 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • 2019 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 23.00 x per person
      2019 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 23.00 x per person
    • 2019 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 24.00 x per person
      2019 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 24.00 x per person
    • 2019 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 15.00 x per person
      2019 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 15.00 x per person
    • 2018 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 22.00 x per person
      2018 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 22.00 x per person
    • 2018 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 23.00 x per person
      2018 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 23.00 x per person
    • 2018 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 14.00 x per person
      2018 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 14.00 x per person
  • Inclusion: Instruction / Lunch / Cruise fee / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Water / Original "Blue Dolphin" cocktail
  • Schedule
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  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Drop-off/Check-out
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  • 09:40-11:30 Pick-up & Check-in
  • 12:00 Dolphin Watch and Snorkeling
  • 15:00-16:15 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Morning Dolphin Watch with Lunch
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 83.00
USD 83.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 50.00
USD 50.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
from USD 83.00
from USD 83.00
Child (Age 3-11)
from USD 50.00
from USD 50.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included

Save up to 10% (until 2018/12/31)

Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 79.20
USD 79.20
USD 88.00 10%off
USD 88.00 10%off
Participation period: N/A
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    Create-your-own gourmet burgers on the Hoku Naia!
Enjoy a delicious create-your-own burger lunch after a fun-filled dolphin watch excursion off of Oahu's gorgeous west coast!

Lunch Menu:

  • Create-your-own gourmet burgers
    • Toppings include grilled pineapple, creamy avocado, Kamuela tomato, purple onion, Kula lettuce, and cheese
    • Three types of sauces: teriyaki, spicy BBQ, and tomato sauce
  • Potato chips
  • Homemade chocolate brownies
  • Grilled vegan garden patties are available with at least 24 hours advanced notice


What You Should Know: Snorkeling is not included with this package and you will need to book the "Afternoon Dolphin Watch, Snorkel & BBQ" if you would like to snorkel.

  • Duration (incl. transportation): 2.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • 2019 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 23.00 x per person
      2019 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 23.00 x per person
    • 2019 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 24.00 x per person
      2019 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 24.00 x per person
    • 2019 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 15.00 x per person
      2019 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 15.00 x per person
    • 2018 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 22.00 x per person
      2018 Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 22.00 x per person
    • 2018 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 23.00 x per person
      2018 Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 23.00 x per person
    • 2018 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 14.00 x per person
      2018 Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 14.00 x per person
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Cruise fee / Water
  • Schedule
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  • 07:25-09:15 Pick-up & Check-in
  • 09:30 Dolphin Watch Cruise (2h)
  • 11:30-12:30 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
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    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Children under 18 years of age need to be accompanied by an adult or guardian.
    • Guests with exhaustion are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Guests with heart and cardiovascular issues are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Snorkeling is NOT included on this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • 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.
    • Drinks are available for purchase.
Activity provider
FAQ
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Can I swim with dolphins on this tour?
  • No, dolphins are protected wildlife and we don't like to disturb them in their natural habitat. On rare occasions the dolphins can and will swim right up to you while you are in the water.
Do I need to be able to swim to participate?
  • No, being able to swim is not required. However, life jackets are required to be worn by new swimmers and other flotation devices are available to you as well.
Are you required to wear a life jacket?
  • Life jackets are not required to be worn for the whale watch but they are required when swimming. They are also available throughout the boat in case of emergency.
Is there a safe place to store my belongings while on tour?
  • There are no lockers available so it is not recommended to bring any valuables aboard. Belongings can be kept on the bench seats and tables however they can get wet and no responsibility is taken for damage or loss.
What kind of boat will be used?
  • The Dolphin Star is a specially-designed dolphin watching vessel that offers a one-of-a-kind experience on Oahu's waters. With multi-level decks, open-air seating, an onboard grill and shaded dining areas, this vessel produces a comfortable and relaxed environment for an ideal dolphin watching excursion. Easy access to the water and onboard showers are perfect for guests looking to snorkel or go for a swim. Best of all, there is no need to worry about the impact your trip will have on local marine life, as the Dolphin Star is full equipped with environmentally friendly features, such as EPA-compliant main engines and a hybrid power generator, all operated according to NOAA guidelines.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 74.70
From USD 74.70

Taxes & fees included

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(4.65/5.00) 4.65 / 5
(54 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 2.5 - 7 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch

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