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Paradise Cruises - Oahu Dolphin Watch Tour Experience
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What to expect

Head out on the Dolphin Star for a wild dolphin watching cruise along Oahu's beautiful west coast where you will see pods of Hawaiian spinner dolphins playing and swimming in their natural environment, all from the comfort of a smooth sailing yacht.
The “Safe Access Oahu” program requires participants to show proof of full vaccination or a valid negative COVID-19 test result. Failing to do so at the time of participation will result in service refusal with no refund.

For groups of 10 people or more please contact us at support@veltra.com or 808-690-9990.

Packages

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Dolphin Watch Cruise with Lunch
Total:
Price per Adult :
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 89.00
USD 89.00
Total:
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 89.00
USD 89.00
Price per Adult :
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 54.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free

Enjoy a delicious create-your-own burger lunch during your fun-filled dolphin watch excursion off of Oahu's gorgeous west coast! Not only will you be able to enjoy amazing views of Hawaiian spinner dolphins on one of Oahu's best dolphin watching cruises, but you will also have a mouthwatering burger buffet that will leave you well sated with a full belly.

Click [View details] for lunch menu.

Child (Age 3-11)
USD 54.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free

Overview

Morning
2.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
Available Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
With pick-up
Lunch
Not Accessible
Inclusions: Lunch / Cruise fee / Water / Interactive kid's program / Certified naturalist guide

Schedule

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07:15-09:15

Pick-up from Waikiki & Check-in at Waianae Small Boat Harbor

09:30
Dolphin Watching Cruise (2 hrs)
146
11:30-12:30

Check-out & Drop-off

Transportation add-ons

You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel)
+ USD 23.00 x per person
+ USD 23.00 x per person
Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel
+ USD 24.00 x per person
+ USD 24.00 x per person

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • 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.
  • Snorkeling is NOT included on this activity.
  • You will not be permitted to rebook or receive a refund should you miss the pick-up time or boat departure. If you are driving, please secure your parking ahead of time and allow enough time to arrive in time for your check-in, 30 minutes prior to departure.
  • You will not be permitted to rebook your tour or receive a refund within 72 hours of your check-in for any reason. This includes, but not limited to, missing your flight to Hawaii, being unable to enter Hawaii, issues with the Hawaii Safe Travels Program, illness or other health emergency, etc.
  • In accordance with the “Safe Access Oahu” program, if you are unable to participate in this activity for failing to show proof of vaccination or a valid negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of activity, you will not be eligible for a refund. Contact the activity provider directly for participation requirement.

Other requirements

  • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.

Required items to bring & attire

  • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
  • Gratuity is not included in the price.
  • Drinks are available for purchase.
  • The menu is subject to change without notice.
Currently selected
Dolphin Watch Package (No Lunch)
Total:
Price per Adult :
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 72.00
USD 72.00
Total:
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 72.00
USD 72.00
Price per Adult :
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 44.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free

Head to Oahu's west coast and depart from the Waianae Small Boat Harbor before heading out along the coastline in search Hawaiian spinner dolphin pods. These marine mammals are nocturnal, and while they feed in deep waters at night, they enjoy playing and resting closer to shore.

Important! Lunch is NOT included in this package. If you would like lunch, you will need to book the Lunch Package.

Child (Age 3-11)
USD 44.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free

Overview

Morning
2.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
Available Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
With pick-up
Lunch
Not Accessible
Inclusions: Lunch / Cruise fee / Water / Interactive kid's program / Certified naturalist guide

Schedule

View All
07:15-09:15

Pick-up from Waikiki & Check-in at Waianae Small Boat Harbor

09:30
Dolphin Watching Cruise (2 hrs)
146
11:30-12:30

Check-out & Drop-off

Transportation add-ons

You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel)
+ USD 23.00 x per person
+ USD 23.00 x per person
Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel
+ USD 24.00 x per person
+ USD 24.00 x per person

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • 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.
  • Snorkeling is NOT included on this activity.
  • You will not be permitted to rebook or receive a refund should you miss the pick-up time or boat departure. If you are driving, please secure your parking ahead of time and allow enough time to arrive in time for your check-in, 30 minutes prior to departure.
  • You will not be permitted to rebook your tour or receive a refund within 72 hours of your check-in for any reason. This includes, but not limited to, missing your flight to Hawaii, being unable to enter Hawaii, issues with the Hawaii Safe Travels Program, illness or other health emergency, etc.
  • In accordance with the “Safe Access Oahu” program, if you are unable to participate in this activity for failing to show proof of vaccination or a valid negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of activity, you will not be eligible for a refund. Contact the activity provider directly for participation requirement.

Other requirements

  • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.

Required items to bring & attire

  • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
  • Gratuity is not included in the price.
  • Drinks are available for purchase.

Reviews

Got to touch an octopus!

2020/01/16 Families with Young Children Mkmeow

So awesome. Great staff, really know what they're doing. Followed a momma and baby blue whale, played with dolphins and turtles. Got to touch an octopus. Would definitely do again.

Best Snorkel Cruise In Oahu!

2019/08/31 Friends MsTravelGal

Dolphin Star was by far one of the best snorkel cruises I’ve ever done! I saw a monk seal! Most marine wildlife in Hawaii is protected by strict laws and you must maintain a safe distance without pursuing or disturbing t...

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Dolphin watch with lunch

2019/07/22 Families Anonymous

So much fun! The bus drivers were great tour guides!

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Activity Provider Paradise Cruise, Ltd.

Activity Provider

FAQ

Q. Can I swim with dolphins on this tour?
A. 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.
Q. Do I need to be able to swim to participate?
A. 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.
Q. Are you required to wear a life jacket?
A. 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.
Q. Is there a safe place to store my belongings while on tour?
A. 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.
Q. What kind of boat will be used?
A. 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.
Q. Can I bring my own food?
A. Outside food and beverages are not allowed on board. However, there is a cruise package with grilled BBQ lunch is available in advance.
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Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Group of 1-9 people: 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.
    • Group of 10-49 people: Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
    • Group of 50-99 people: Any cancellations made after 17:00 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 17:00 local time, 15 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount
    • Group of 100+ people: Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount, 30 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount, 60 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 10% of the total amount.

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Paradise Cruises - Oahu Dolphin Watch Tour Experience
Head out on the Dolphin Star for a wild dolphin watching cruise along Oahu's beautiful west coast where you will see pods of Hawaiian spinner dolphins playing and swimming in their natural environment, all from the comfort of a smooth sailing yacht.