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Dolphin Watching Cruise & Snorkel Sailing Tour with Ko Olina Ocean Adventures
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What to expect

Set sail on a 4-hour cruise from Ko Olina Harbor aboard the Hololea Kai, a 53-ft gold coast, luxury catamaran. Watch playful dolphins and snorkel or snuba with the turtles and reef fish on this West Coast Oahu adventure in Waianae.
To protect our visitors and activity providers, precautionary measures will be set up to monitor and mitigate the spread of potential disease. Please see the additional notes below for more details.

Packages

Currently selected
Snorkel Sail
USD 147.00
USD 147.00
USD 147.00
USD 147.00
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 117.00
Infant (Age 0-3)
USD 30.00

Child (Age 4-12)
USD 117.00
Infant (Age 0-3)
USD 30.00

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
4 - 8 hour(s)
Available Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
With pick-up
Lunch
Not Accessible
Inclusions: Soft drinks / Juice / Bottled water / Lunch / Snacks / Guide / Snorkeling Equipment (Snorkel, Mask, Fins) / Three (3) Alcoholic Beverages / Snorkel instruction & life vests

Schedule

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Start time :
05:45-07:25

Pick-up from Select Waikiki Hotels

07:25

Check-in at Ko Olina Marina

08:00
Dolphin Watch
159044
Snorkeling at Ko Olina (30 mins)
159039
Snorkeling at Turtle Town (30 mins)
273476
11:30

Return to Harbor

11:30-13:30

Check-out and Drop-off at Waikiki Hotels

Transportation add-ons

You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
Round-trip from Waikiki
free x per person
free x per person

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
  • If less than 6 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
  • All guests must be able to walk up steps to board the boat, and climb up and down a ladder to get on and off at snorkel locations.
  • All participants must be able to swim to be able to enter the water.
  • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.

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.
  • You will share the transportation with other customers.
  • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
  • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
  • Gratuity is not included in the price.
  • All participants who go in the water must wear a flotation device.
  • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
  • Dolphin sightings are not guaranteed. In the unlikely event that you do not see any dolphins on your tour, you will be able to ride again for free within 5 days of your original booking. Free tours under the dolphin guarantee do not include meals and transportation, which are $15.00 each.
  • This is a "bare foot" tour and all footwear must be left on the dock in secured container.
  • Storage is available on board the boat under the seats to keep bags and other personal items dry.
  • Disposable underwater camera and memorabilia for purchase, wet-suit, and SNUBA rentals are available on site. Additional costs will apply.
  • Drinks are available for purchase ($5 for each).
  • Due to COVID-19, all guests must follow these policies:
    1. Mask are required during the check-in process and may be taken off after the boat sets sail.
    2. Pass a mandatory health screening at the entrance
    3. Practice Social Distancing when possible
    4. Provide contact information when booking for contact tracing purposes
    5. Lunch service to pre-packaged sandwiches and offer for guest to take away lunches if they so desire.
  • Snorkel gear will be disinfected in front of each guest before each use. There will also be additional gear cleaning stations on board.

Required items to bring & attire

  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Sweatshirt / light jacket
  • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.

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

  • You can book a maximum of 48.
Currently selected
Snorkel Sail & Snuba (1 Dive)
USD 222.00
USD 222.00
USD 222.00
USD 222.00
Child (Age 8-12)
USD 192.00

Child (Age 8-12)
USD 192.00

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
4 - 8 hour(s)
Available Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
With pick-up
Lunch
Not Accessible
Inclusions: Soft drinks / Juice / Bottled water / Lunch / Snacks / Guide / Snorkeling Equipment (Snorkel, Mask, Fins) / Three (3) Alcoholic Beverages / SNUBA / Snorkel instruction & life vests

Schedule

View All
Start time :
05:45-07:25

Pick-up from Select Waikiki Hotels

07:25

Check-in at Ko Olina Marina

08:00
Dolphin Watch
159044
SNUBA (30 mins)
159039
Snorkeling at Turtle Town (30 mins)
273476
11:30

Return to Harbor

11:30-13:30

Check-out & Drop-off

Transportation add-ons

You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
Round-trip from Waikiki
free x per person
free x per person

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
  • If less than 6 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
  • All guests must be able to walk up steps to board the boat, and climb up and down a ladder to get on and off at snorkel locations.
  • All participants must be able to swim to be able to enter the water.
  • Children 8 years old and above can participate in this activity.
  • For safety reasons, SNUBA guests are required to speak English and sign additional medical abilities and liability waivers.

Other requirements

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

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

  • You can book a maximum of 48.

Required items to bring & attire

  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Sweatshirt / light jacket
  • 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 menu is subject to change without notice.
  • You will share the transportation with other customers.
  • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
  • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
  • Gratuity is not included in the price.
  • All participants who go in the water must wear a flotation device.
  • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
  • Dolphin sightings are not guaranteed. In the unlikely event that you do not see any dolphins on your tour, you will be able to ride again for free within 5 days of your original booking. Free tours under the dolphin guarantee do not include meals and transportation, which are $15.00 each.
  • This is a "bare foot" tour and all footwear must be left on the dock in secured container.
  • Storage is available on board the boat under the seats to keep bags and other personal items dry.
  • Disposable underwater camera and memorabilia for purchase, wet-suit, and SNUBA rentals are available on site. Additional costs will apply.
  • Drinks are available for purchase ($5 for each).
  • Due to COVID-19, all guests must follow these policies:
    1. Mask are required during the check-in process and may be taken off after the boat sets sail.
    2. Pass a mandatory health screening at the entrance
    3. Practice Social Distancing when possible
    4. Provide contact information when booking for contact tracing purposes
    5. Lunch service to pre-packaged sandwiches and offer for guest to take away lunches if they so desire.
  • Snorkel gear will be disinfected in front of each guest before each use. There will also be additional gear cleaning stations on board.

Reviews

We had a blast! Saw several different fish, reef shark, turtles, octopus... Amazing!! The crew was great!

2019/03/07 Couples shamu

I would recommend this tour!
Amazing views, great experience!
Very nice & knowledgable crew!
Good food, nice selection of drinks.
A must for Hawaii

Snorkel Adventure

2018/03/24 Families with Young Children Melanie T.

This was a great trip for my family! We did not get to see any dolphins but we got to see plenty of schools of fish and two sea turtles. The crew was excellent and made sure each and everyone of the guests had a great ...

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Nice day

2017/04/10 Families Michelle

This was a pleasant day, unfortunately the boat really didn't go far from the marina. The only fish we saw were bated by the crew. No whale or dolphin sightings. They fed us lunch at the end of the day nearly 3 a bit har...

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Activity Provider Ko Olina Ocean Adventures

Activity Provider

FAQ

Q. Can I swim with dolphins on this tour?
A. No, this tour is just a dolphin watch. You will visit up to two (2) snorkel sites that are not likely to have dolphins.
Q. Do I need to be able to swim to participate?
A. No, you do not have to know how to swim for this activity.
Q. Is there a safe place to store my belongings while on tour?
A. There are no lockers, but there is storage available under the seats on the boat.
Q. How far in advance should I book this activity?
A. We recommend booking at least a few days 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. Are you required to wear a life jacket?
A. Yes, upon arrival to the snorkeling sites you will be required to wear a life jacket. Once the captain feels you are comfortable enough in the water, he will let you take it off.
Q. What kind of boat will be used?
A. The "Holole'a Kai" is a swift and comfortable 53-foot Gold Coast Catamaran. A perfect combination of luxury and state-of-the-art, the catamaran cruiser holds up to 49-passengers with amenities that include a cushioned suntan deck, teak bar, male and female restrooms, and a fresh water outdoor shower.
Q. What is the menu?
A. Check-in Snacks: Granola Bars, Hot Tea and Cocoa

Lunch: Your choice of Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich, Kalua Pulled Pork Sandwich, or Veggie Burger with Pasta Salad and Fresh Fruit. The Gluten-Free option is Kalua Pulled Pork with Rice.

Soft Drinks: Assorted Soft Drinks, Tropical Juices, and Water.

Alcoholic Beverages: Dark Rum, Light Rum, Vodka, Sparkling Wine, Red & White Wine, and Assorted Beers. Three (3) complimentary alcoholic beverages included per adult age 21 and over (any additional $5.00).

*Menu and drink price subject to change without notice.
Q. Are prescription masks available?
A. Yes, up to 5 prescription masks are available. You can request them from the crew when you get on the boat.
Q. Is this snorkeling tour kid-friendly?
A. Yes! Snorkeling is great for kids, and on-board instructors can guide your children to get in the water safely and have a lot of fun.
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Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 16:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

Dolphin Watching Cruise & Snorkel Sailing Tour with Ko Olina Ocean Adventures
Set sail on a 4-hour cruise from Ko Olina Harbor aboard the Hololea Kai, a 53-ft gold coast, luxury catamaran. Watch playful dolphins and snorkel or snuba with the turtles and reef fish on this West Coast Oahu adventure in Waianae.