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Swim with Wild Dolphins Cruise - Snorkel, Kayak, SUP, 20-Foot Water Slide
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Swim with wild dolphins in their natural habitat in Hawaii. Then enjoy ocean activities, including a 20-foot waterslide! Tour includes hula entertainment and a taro bun cheeseburger lunch. This dolphin encounter is an experience you'll never forget.

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Discover what more than 300,000 Dolphins & You guests have experienced: Swimming with wild dolphins in Hawaii is the memory of a lifetime! An all new boat takes you on a cruise along the stunning west coast of Oahu, where you will swim with wild Hawaiian spinner dolphins in the crystal-clear ocean waters of Hawaii. The trained guides, life savers and free divers will make sure you are safe and comfortable in the water. With round-trip transportation from Waikiki provided, the tour also includes a traditional Hawaiian ceremony and snorkeling with tropical fish and sea turtles. After snorkeling, enjoy kayaks, SUP boards and a new 20-foot water slide! Sit back and relax while the crew entertains you with hula dancing and ukulele performances or answers your questions on Hawaiian culture and history. And to top it off, the tour includes a delicious taro bun cheeseburger (vegetarian available) and snacks for lunch.

Highlights

  • Snorkel with dolphins in their natural habitat.
  • Explore beautiful reefs teeming with fish, turtles and manta rays.
  • Party with fun activities like Oahu's tallest boat waterslide, SUP boards, and more!
  • Be entertained by authentic Hawaiian cultural arts like hula and ukulele.
  • Enjoy our famous taro bun cheeseburger as you relax on the deck of the boat.


What's on the Lunch Menu?

  • Delicious cheeseburger (or veggie burger) on a purple Hawaiian taro bun! 
  • Fresh and local pineapple
  • Water, and lemonade

*Adult beverages are also available for purchase.



Boat Information
Name: Ariya
Size: Brand New! 55-foot Luxury State-of-the-art Power Boat
Capacity: Licensed to carry 65 passengers, but limited to 40 passengers for comfort & safety
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: The all new Ariya is a 55-foot power boat equipped with two onboard restrooms, four showers, two decks, and wraparound bow seating. This luxury boat also features a surround-sound system, mood lighting, Titanic-style front railing, and an impressive 20-foot inflatable water slide.
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Price
Morning Cruise
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 40.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 163.00
USD 163.00
Child (Age 2-11)
USD 130.00
USD 130.00
Quick Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
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Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 163.00
USD 163.00
USD 172.71 6%off
USD 172.71 6%off
Child (Age 2-11)
USD 130.00
USD 130.00
USD 137.28 5%off
USD 137.28 5%off
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4.5 - 7 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Kahala, Waikiki & Ko Olina free x per person
      Round-trip from Kahala, Waikiki & Ko Olina free x per person
  • Inclusion: Beverages (no alcohol) / Lunch / English-speaking guide / Japanese-speaking guide / Snacks / Kayaking equipment / SUP equipment / Rental of snorkel, mask, fins, safety jacket / Ocean activities (Kayaking, Stand up paddle boat, Slider from the boat)
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 05:15-06:45 Pick-up & Check-in at Waianae Boat Harbor
  • Driving to West Coast & Briefing in the van (1 hr)
    Heading to Waianae Harbor by comfortable Wi-Fi-equipped shuttle. Your local tour guide will provide some importand briefing and answer any questions you might have before you get the Waianae Harbor.
  • 07:00 Staff Greeting (15 mins)
    Aboard a state-of-the-art new boat - Ariya - has two decks, surround-sound, an expansive bow and two bathrooms.
  • 07:15 E’Ho Mai Ceremony - Traditional Group Blessing (15 mins)
    E Ho Mai Take part in a traditional Hawaiian prayer for safe passage on the water.
  • 07:30 Snorkeling Preparations and Dolphin Search (15 mins)
    Snorkeling Preparations Time to put on the snorkel gear! The complimentary snorkel, mask, fins and life jacket will be provided to make your experience in the water fun and safe. The crew will help you track a pod of dolphins to swim with, while sharing information about Hawaiian ecology, geology and history.
  • 07:45 Snorkel Swim with Dolphins (30 mins)
    Snorkel Swim with Dolphins Take the chance to get right in the water and swim with some of the oceans most gentle and intelligent creatures.
  • 08:15 Snorkel with Tropical Fish & Sea Turtles (45 mins)
    Snorkel with Tropical Fish and Sea TurtlesJPG Swim around tropical fish and sea turtles!
  • 09:30 Kayaking, SUP & Water Slide (45 mins)
    Kayaking, SUP and Water Slide After you finish snorkeling, why not try out our kayak or stand-up paddle board?

    You can ride along with the crew or venture out on your own! Don’t forget to try out our water slide, too.
  • 10:15 Lunch and Entertainment (45 mins)
    Oahu_Dolphins and You_hule performance Enjoy hula dancing and ukulele performances while you eat a tasty lunch.
  • 11:00-12:00 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Afternoon Cruise
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 40.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 163.00
USD 163.00
Child (Age 2-11)
USD 130.00
USD 130.00
Quick 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)
USD 163.00
USD 163.00
USD 172.71 6%off
USD 172.71 6%off
Child (Age 2-11)
USD 130.00
USD 130.00
USD 137.28 5%off
USD 137.28 5%off
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4.5 - 7 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Kahala, Waikiki & Ko Olina free x per person
      Round-trip from Kahala, Waikiki & Ko Olina free x per person
  • Inclusion: Beverages (no alcohol) / Lunch / English-speaking guide / Japanese-speaking guide / Snacks / Kayaking equipment / SUP equipment / Rental of snorkel, mask, fins, safety jacket / Ocean activities (Kayaking, Stand up paddle boat, Slider from the boat)
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:15-10:45 Pick-up & Check-in at Waianae Boat Harbor
  • Driving to West Coast & Briefing in the van (1 hr)
    Heading to Waianae Harbor by comfortable Wi-Fi-equipped shuttle. Your local tour guide will provide some importand briefing and answer any questions you might have before you get the Waianae Harbor.
  • 11:00 Staff Greeting (15 mins)
    Aboard a state-of-the-art new boat - Ariya - has two decks, surround-sound, an expansive bow and two bathrooms.
  • 11:15 E’Ho Mai Ceremony - Traditional Group Blessing (15 mins)
    E Ho Mai Take part in a traditional Hawaiian prayer for safe passage on the water.
  • 11:30 Snorkeling Preparations and Dolphin Search (15 mins)
    Snorkeling Preparations Time to put on the snorkel gear! The complimentary snorkel, mask, fins and life jacket will be provided to make your experience in the water fun and safe. The crew will help you track a pod of dolphins to swim with, while sharing information about Hawaiian ecology, geology and history.
  • 11:45 Snorkel Swim with Dolphins (30 mins)
    Snorkel Swim with Dolphins Take the chance to get right in the water and swim with some of the oceans most gentle and intelligent creatures.
  • 12:15 Snorkel with Tropical Fish & Sea Turtles (45 mins)
    Snorkel with Tropical Fish and Sea TurtlesJPG Swim around tropical fish and sea turtles!
  • 13:30 Kayaking, SUP & Water Slide (45 mins)
    Kayaking, SUP and Water Slide After you finish snorkeling, why not try out our kayak or stand-up paddle board?

    You can ride along with the crew or venture out on your own! Don’t forget to try out our water slide, too.
  • 14:15 Lunch and Entertainment (45 mins)
    Oahu_Dolphins and You_hule performance Enjoy hula dancing and ukulele performances while you eat a tasty lunch.
  • 15:00-16:00 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Guests with exhaustion are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • If less than 4 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Children 2 years old and above can participate in this activity.
    • It allow pregnant women to take part in our tour, but advise that it may NOT be safe during later terms. Please be careful not to slip and fall on board.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Towel
    • Wear swimsuit under clothing
    • Sunscreen
    • Motion sickness preventative
    • Long-sleeve Jacket or Sweat Shirt
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • Photography and video filming is not included. Please confirm and pay your guide at the time of the activity.
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.
    • You will share the transportation with other customers.
    • The tour guide has full discretion to refuse service to customers based on attire, behavior, physical fitness and condition.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • All participants who go in the water must wear a flotation device.
    • Drinks are available for purchase.
    • Complimentary parking available.
    • Although dolphin sightings are highly likely, they cannot be guaranteed. Refunds will not be issued in the event that dolphins are not encountered.
    • A Photo + Movie combo USB containing quality professional photos taken throughout the day will be available for purchase for $79. (*Price subject to change.)
    • Wetsuits are available to rent upon arrival for $10 each. (*Price subject to change without notice.)
    • The Captain and Crew reserve the right to refuse entry into the water for safety related concerns or conditions. “Swim” or “Watch” dolphin experience will be determined by the captain based on safety, the water conditions and behavior of the dolphins.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a maximum of 40.
Activity provider
FAQ
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Am I allowed to bring my own camera?
  • Although guests are welcome to bring their own cameras, this is not recommended, as cameras can get wet or damaged aboard the boat. Staff photographers will take photos throughout the day. These photos can be purchased on a USB drive to take home with you.
What type of dolphins can be encountered on this tour?
  • On this tour you are most likely to see Hawaiian spinner dolphins, which are a smaller type of dolphin known for spinning through the air when they jump from the water.
Is it OK if I am not a strong swimmer?
  • You will be provided with a flotation device for your safety, and many of the crew members are veteran lifeguards. If you prefer not to swim, you are still welcome to enjoy the cruise and watch the dolphins from the comfort of the deck.
Are prescription snorkeling masks available?
  • A limited variety of prescription snorkeling masks are available. Please speak with the crew for details.
Am I allowed to touch the dolphins?
  • No. It is illegal. Dolphins are protected wild animals so physical contact is not allowed. However, you are sure to have an experience of a lifetime just by encountering these magnificent creatures.
What is the lunch menu?
  • You will be served a delicious cheeseburger, served on a taro bun with a side of potato chips. Snacks such as fresh fruit are also available. Beverage options include juice and tea.

    A veggie burger option is also available upon request.
What sort of boat is used on this tour?
  • The all new Ariya is a 55-foot power boat with a capacity of up to 65 passengers and comes equipped with on-board restrooms and showers. The boat features surround-sound speakers, two decks and wraparound bow seating.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 16:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 163.00
USD 163.00

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(4.34/5.00) 4.34 / 5
(335 reviews)

Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 4.5 - 7 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch

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by: Anthony
Best snorkel trip I’ve ever done. Crew was great and entertaining and would definitely book again.
by: David F
Fantastic and energetic staff. Customer service was wonderful. Saw many Dolphin immediately. The guides in the water during the snorkeling time. Water was a little choppy and several customers were ...more
The crew was very attentive and accommodating. We saw dolphins 2 out of the 3 drops and it was just amazing! We highly recommend this excursion ;) Our group ranged from 13 yrs old to 34 and we all enj...more

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