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Captain Bruce's Kaneohe Bay Sandbar Private Boat

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Head out on an exclusive boat tour of the crystal clear waters of Oahu's Kaneohe Bay and its secluded sandbar. Snorkel, swim or relax in this Hawaiian gem!

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Have a piece of paradise all to yourself as you head out on a private boat charter across the azure Kaneohe Bay to a breathtaking sandbar. Known as "Ahua Laka," the sandbar is protected by an impressive barrier reef, leaving it in seclusion as it shimmers and shines beneath the clear and calm, crystal waters. It is the perfect spot for snorkeling, swimming and simply relaxing the day away. While aboard, you will also enjoy a delicious local-style picnic lunch to replenish your energy after a fun day in the sun and sea!

The Menu:

  • Buffet Items: Rice Ball, Fried Chicken, Salad, Fruits, Sweets, Sandwiches, Assorted Snack
  • Soft Drinks: Coffee ,Tea, Coke, Guava juice, Mineral water
  • Alcoholic Drinks: BYOB
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Price
Morning Charter
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
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.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
GE Tax included
Boat Information:
Name: Hurricane
Size: 19 ft. Luxury Yacht
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: Features anchor, bimini top, cooler, swim ladder, and Vhf radio
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3.5 - 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
      Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
  • Inclusion: Soft drinks / Juice / Flotation devices / Life jacket / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Cruise fee / Snorkel / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Cooler for Beverages / Soft Drinks
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:45-09:15 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor
  • 09:30 Private Sandbar Cruise (3 hrs)
    Enjoy watching the sunrise, activities at the sand bar (photo opportunity,SUP, Kayak etc), turtle watching, & snorkeling.
  • 12:30-14:00 Return to Harbor & Hotel Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Deluxe Morning Charter
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
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.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
GE Tax included
Boat Information:
Name: Pontoon
Size: 19 ft. Luxury Yacht
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: Features luxury seating, mini tables, anchor, cooler, and Vhf radio
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3.5 - 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
      Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
  • Inclusion: Soft drinks / Juice / Flotation devices / Life jacket / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Cruise fee / Snorkel / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Cooler for Beverages / Soft Drinks
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:45-09:15 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor
  • 09:30 Private Sandbar Cruise (3 hrs)
    Enjoy watching the sunrise, activities at the sand bar (photo opportunity,SUP, Kayak etc), turtle watching, & snorkeling.
  • 12:30-14:00 Return to Harbor & Hotel Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Sunrise Charter (Jul - Sep)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
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.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
GE Tax included
Boat Information:
Name: Hurricane
Size: 19 ft. Luxury Yacht
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: Features anchor, bimini top, cooler, swim ladder, and Vhf radio
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4 - 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
      Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
  • Inclusion: Soft drinks / Juice / Flotation devices / Life jacket / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Cruise fee / Snorkel / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Cooler for Beverages / Soft Drinks
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 04:15-05:00 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor
  • 05:35 Private Sandbar Cruise (3 hrs)
    Enjoy watching the sunrise, activities at the sand bar (photo opportunity,SUP, Kayak etc), turtle watching, & snorkeling.
  • 08:35 Return to Harbor
  • 09:00-10:30 Arrive at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor & Hotel Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Deluxe Sunrise Charter (Jul - Sep)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
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.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 900.00
USD 900.00
GE Tax included
Boat Information:
Name: Pontoon
Size: 19 ft. Luxury Yacht
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: Features luxury seating, mini tables, anchor, cooler, and Vhf radio
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4 - 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
      Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki (VAN) + USD 250.00 (per group)
  • Inclusion: Soft drinks / Juice / Flotation devices / Life jacket / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Cruise fee / Snorkel / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Cooler for Beverages / Soft Drinks
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 04:15-05:00 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor
  • 05:35 Private Sandbar Cruise (3 hrs)
    Enjoy watching the sunrise, activities at the sand bar (photo opportunity,SUP, Kayak etc), turtle watching, & snorkeling.
  • 08:35 Return to Harbor
  • 09:00-10:30 Arrive at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor & Hotel Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Afternoon Charter (Jul - Sep)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 1,200.00
USD 1,200.00
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.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 1,200.00
USD 1,200.00
GE Tax included
Exclusive private charter is operated only during the summer. Customers will enjoy private time from the beginning with our exclusive
transportation.
Boat Information:
Name: Hurricane
Size: 19 ft. Luxury Yacht
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: Features anchor, bimini top, cooler, swim ladder, and Vhf radio
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 6 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki free x per person
      Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki free x per person
  • Inclusion: Soft drinks / Juice / Flotation devices / Life jacket / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Transportation fee / Cruise fee / Snorkel / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Cooler for Beverages / Soft Drinks
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 11:10-12:45 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor
  • 13:00 Private Sandbar Cruise (2.5 hrs)
    Enjoy watching the sunrise, activities at the sand bar (photo opportunity,SUP, Kayak etc), turtle watching, & snorkeling.
  • 15:30-17:00 Return to Harbor & Hotel Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Deluxe Afternoon Charter (Jul - Sep)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 1,500.00
USD 1,500.00
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.
1 Charter (persons 1-6)
USD 1,500.00
USD 1,500.00
GE Tax included
Exclusive private charter is operated only during the summer. Customers will enjoy private time from the beginning with our exclusive
transportation.
Boat Information:
Name: Pontoon
Size: 19 ft. Luxury Yacht
Capacity: 6 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is not wheelchair accessible
Amenities: Features luxury seating, mini tables, anchor, cooler, and Vhf radio
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 6 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki free x per person
      Exclusive Transportation from Waikiki free x per person
  • Inclusion: Soft drinks / Juice / Flotation devices / Life jacket / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Transportation fee / Cruise fee / Snorkel / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Cooler for Beverages / Soft Drinks
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 11:10-12:45 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor
  • 13:00 Private Sandbar Cruise (2.5 hrs)
    Enjoy watching the sunrise, activities at the sand bar (photo opportunity,SUP, Kayak etc), turtle watching, & snorkeling.
  • 15:30-17:00 Return to Harbor & Hotel Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Swimsuit
    • No footwear allowed on the boat except reef shoes for safety purposes.
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • This cruise is BYOB except on holiday weekends when alcohol cannot be consumed on State Park premises. No glass bottles are allowed on the boat.
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.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a maximum of 1.
Activity provider
FAQ
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Are you required to wear a life jacket?
  • Life jackets are available but they are not required to be worn while at the sandbar.
Do I need to be able to swim to participate?
  • The Kaneohe sandbar has a shallow depth of 2-4 feet, and during high tide, certain areas on the sandbar may be a little deeper. However, to fully enjoy your snorkeling experience, we suggest that you have basic swimming skills.
I have a child that will bring our group to 7, will this take us over the max of 6 passengers?
  • Any person counts as 1 passenger, regardless of age or size. The boat is licensed to accommodate up to 6 people.
How far in advance should I book this activity?
  • We recommend booking at least 3-4 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.
What if I don't like the weather on the day of the activity?
  • Please review the cancellation policy on this page for specific cancellation details and fees. If the captain cancels for any reason, including inclement weather, you will be provided a full refund.
What is the lunch menu?
  • Lunch Menu: Various Musubis (Rice Balls), Japanese-style Fried Chicken, Sandwiches, Tossed Green Salad, Assorted Fruit, Hot Beverages, Guava Juice, Coke, and Mineral Water.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 12:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 900.00
From USD 900.00

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.75/5.00) 4.75 / 5
(57 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 3 - 6.5 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Meal Meal (refer to the details in the schedule)

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

海の色がターコイズブルー。
by: Yumimin
まずは、ボートで数分走って、サンドバーを散歩しながら説明を聞いたり写真撮影などをします。 プライベートなので、人の少ない所に連れて行ってもらえるため、写真撮影では他の人が映らない景色をたくさん撮影す...more
by: Sarah M
My family and I had a great time. We enjoyed the privacy and Chad and Kevin were great. It was a beautiful day. We explored, SUP, kayaked and floated. The only suggestion is that the details of where ...more
by: Minnie L
Our captain Ron was super friendly, knowledgeable and most importantly, very kind to my old parents who knew limited English. Service was great and every moment was enjoyable. The lunch setup was ...more

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