Dive into the crystal-clear waters of Hawaii and get up close with the awe-inspiring sharks. This an exciting expedition into the heart of the Pacific Ocean, promising an unforgettable experience in Hawaii’s tropical heaven. Whether you’re an experienced diver or a thrill-seeking beginner, the Ultimate Oahu Shark Cage Diving Tours guide has all you need to ensure your shark cage diving adventure on the Island is truly extraordinary.

North Shore Shark Adventures

The Most Popular Choice

North Shore Shark Adventures
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Group Size: 12

Duration: Total time of 2 hours with about 20 minutes in the cage.

Start times: Every 30 minutes from 7:00 to 10:30 am daily, in the summer 6 am and 6:30 is also available

Minimum age: 5 years old to go inside the cage

Picture yourself in the cage, floating on the surface, surrounded by majestic ocean creatures. The cage is 9 feet by 9 feet by 8 feet high and made of metal and plexiglass, providing a safe and thrilling encounter. Depending on the weather and ocean conditions, it can hold up to 8 people at a time. This exclusive company is the only one that offers transportation from Waikiki, ensuring a hassle-free experience for you. Get the best price for an unforgettable adventure with guaranteed shark sightings. Bring your little ones along – children as young as 3 years old can ride along and witness the beauty of sharks in their natural habitat.

Choose from three boats: Abunai, Anela, and Kaiou. Each boat has its own capacity to ensure a personalized experience. Rest assured, all tours are limited to a maximum of 12 passengers, allowing for a more intimate and enjoyable trip.

  • Abunai: A 47-foot boat, perfect for up to 24 passengers.
  • Anela: A 32-foot boat, accommodating up to 15 passengers.
  • Kaiou: A 39-foot boat, ideal for up to 18 passengers.

Please note that there are no restrooms on board, but the adventure is well worth it! The cost to swim with sharks with this company is approximately $120 per person. Limited spots are available on the most popular company’s tours. Don’t miss out – they sell out fast!

Hawaii Shark Encounter

Guaranteed Shark Sighting

Hawaii Shark Encounters
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Group Size: 12-passenger capacity with 6-person capacity in the cage.

Duration: Total time of 2 hours with about 20-30 minutes in the cage.

Start times: Daily, 6 am (summer only), 7 am, 9am, 11 am

Minimum age: 5 years old

Experience the adrenaline rush of swimming with sharks in the safety of a cage. The state-of-the-art cage features plexiglass windows, ensuring you are completely out of harm’s way. Witness the stunning certainty of the shark sightings or your money back, guaranteed! The company’s 32′ x 10′ wide boat is specially equipped with a shark tank carried on the back. With its swim step, flybridge, and sunshade over the deck, the boat offers a comfortable and enjoyable experience. Plus, take advantage of the hot fresh water shower to refresh after your adventure.

For an unbeatable price of approximately $135 per person, immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring world of sharks. Don’t let this unforgettable opportunity slip away!

Haleiwa Shark Tours

Most Accessible Option

Haleiwa Shark Tours With Cage Dive in Hawaii
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Group Size: 6 or 12 depending on the boat

Duration: 60-90 minutes with 20 minutes inside the cage

Start times: Every hour from 7:00 AM- 3:00 PM

Minimum age: 3 years old

Discover the ultimate ocean adventure owned by renowned Hawaiian surfers, Kala Alexander and Makua Rothman. Experience the thrill and educational journey of swimming with sharks while supporting Native Hawaiians. With more availability and easy last-minute bookings, this is your chance to explore the depths of the ocean. Even Jason Mamoa knows it’s a must-do, as seen in the photo on the website! Choose from one of the two custom-built boats, Kamahele Kai or Mano Kalani Po, with options for up to 12 or 6 passengers respectively. The cost is approximately $145 per person. Book now and dive into adventure!

Prepare to be Amazed as you Come Face-to-face with Sharks!

This is an extraordinary chance to explore a whole new realm beneath the captivating waves that await you. Embark on an adventure that guarantees not only entertainment but also an unforgettable rendezvous with these amazing creatures dwelling in the depths of the ocean.