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Honokohau Small Boat Harbor
Honokohau Small Boat Harbor, Kalaoa, HI 96740, USACaptain Zodiac is located in the Honokohau Marina and small boat harbor located approximately 5 miles south of the Kona Airport (3rd traffic light) and approximately 2 miles north of the town of Kailua-Kona ( 2nd traffic light). The harbor entrance (Kealakehe Street) can be found by looking for a sign on the highway marked "HONOKOHAU MARINA" between mile markers 97 and 98. After turning onto Kealakehe Street make your first right and look for a mall with a blue tile roof. Our office is the first in the mall on the right.
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    Captain Zodiac Raft Expeditions
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Kailua-Kona
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Kealakekua Bay Marine Preserve
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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    The Captain Cook Monument
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Kealakekua Bay State Historical Park
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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    Kailua-Kona
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Honokohau Small Boat Harbor, Kalaoa, HI 96740, USA
    Duration
    5h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Rafting expedition
    • Use of snorkel equipment including masks and flotation devices
    • Picnic snack (Hawaiian fruits, potato chips, cookies, sodas, fruit juices and bottled water) offered on the 8:15 AM and 12:45PM tour grade
    • Beat the Crowd Mid-Day Tour offers deli sandwiches, chips, cookies, pineapple, fruit and soft drinks
    • Local taxes
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum age is 4 years
    • Pregnant women are not allowed on this tour
    • Not recommended for participants with back or neck problems
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Captain Rick is awesome! We saw dolphins, whale's ( very close up), and even a turtle as we pulled back in to the marina. The snorkeling at Captain Hook was amazing. Cristal clear water with lots of fish, and lots of variety of fish. The boat ride and Hawaiian history were an
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    Response from captainzodiac, Manager at Zodiac Raft and Snorkel Adventure
    Responded 6 days ago
    Mahalo for the nice review! We are so happy that you had a great experience. :)
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    We had a great day snorkeling and then a fun ride back to the marina in the Zodiac. The snorkeling was some of the best we've done. The bay was calm, even with seasonal ocean surges. Many colorful and different fish were all around the reef. The time of day of the Beat the Crowd
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    Response from captainzodiac, Guest Relations Manager at Zodiac Raft and Snorkel Adventure
    Responded 1 week ago
    Thanks for stopping in to leave a review. You sure understand why the Beat the Crowd tour is our most popular snorkel adventure!! We have time to spare to stop for all marine mammals and get a nice amount of time viewing each one we come across. The Princess seat is always available for those adventureous parents that still want to experience the ride but not all the bumps. Hope to see you all again on any of our adventures!
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    Such a great time with captn. Bryce and crew! Listening to whales on the hydrophone was a bonus, we weren't even on a whale tour. The whale shark was a highlight of my life!! I can die happy after my capt zodiac adventure
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    We had a group of 10 with preteens and littles. We had the most amazing time. Helpful and happy staff that know how to give information in a fun way. Even our grumpiest kids had smiles within minutes of our trip starting . We were even lucky enough to see several whales on our
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    Response from captainzodiac, Guest Relations Manager at Zodiac Raft and Snorkel Adventure
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hope to see you all again on your next vacation out! Glad everyone had fun and got to be present with the adventure. Next time ask the crew to take some shots with your cell phone, they are always willing to pose for photos too. Pirate life.
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    A dolphin encounter is an experience of a lifetime. We enjoyed every minute of it. Experienced and knowledgeable guides gave us the opportunity to swim with the dolphins several times, but always on the premises of the animals. We even saw a humpback whale with a baby swimming
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    Response from captainzodiac, Guest Relations Manager at Zodiac Raft and Snorkel Adventure
    Responded 1 week ago
    Great time for all, it sounds like! Thanks for leaving such kind words. You never know what you're going to see on our tours, thats part of the adventure!
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    About the operator
    By: Captain Zodiac Raft Expeditions
    1,162 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    WendyAndIzzy
    30
    Excellent Trip!
    This Zodiac tour was fantastic. JC and Davante were fantastic hosts. They made it exciting, relaxing, fun and
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    JessLoeffler9
    10
    Mother Daughter Trip
    My mom and I decided to choose this company for our whale watching tour and we were not disappointed! The staff
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    Kayla A
    81
    Highlight of our trip to Kona!
    Our whale watch with Chuck and Amanda was absolutely fabulous! We saw a huge pod of pilot whales, grey whales and
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    Schupbach7417
    10
    Great Beat the Crowd trip!!
    Captain Rick is awesome! We saw dolphins, whale's ( very close up), and even a turtle as we pulled back in to the
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    9TP9
    Middleville, Michigan
    123
    Awesome and exhilarating experience!
    Captain Rick and especially First Mate Dvante made the experience! The were very knowledgeable and had awesome
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    carolynnj2018
    Barberton, Ohio
    30
    Awesome whale watching adventure
    We got to see whales and dolphins with a very experienced and informative captain. The boat ride was a blast and
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    843grahamy
    Edmonton, Canada
    1511
    Enjoyable
    We1 had a good time, saw a whale and calf and some bottle nose dolphins at the beginning and then some spinner
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    Tom2Jan2020
    31
    Great ride
    Bryce was our guide, only 4 pass (2 couples) on the this ride, noon-3pm. He was informative, funny, and
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    pamelah890
    Carterville, Illinois
    151
    Amazing trip
    We had a great time with Bryce and Kai ! Had many sightings of humpback and pilot whales and dolphins. The ride
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    tripd0c
    Richland, Washington
    131
    Amazing & we Beat The Crowd!
    We had a great day snorkeling and then a fun ride back to the marina in the Zodiac. The snorkeling was some of the
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    bsfiedler
    Silverton, Oregon
    82
    Dolphin swim
    Such a great time with captn. Bryce and crew! Listening to whales on the hydrophone was a bonus, we weren't even
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    Mistystar
    10
    Great adventure
    We had a group of 10 with preteens and littles. We had the most amazing time. Helpful and happy staff that know
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    DayTrip822728
    20
    Saw 3 different humpback whales and heard one male sing
    Awesome female captain who was working so hard to follow each whale spotted. She placed a microphone in the water
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    6edels
    10
    The most awesome experience
    A dolphin encounter is an experience of a lifetime. We enjoyed every minute of it. Experienced and knowledgeable
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    Sabrina O
    Wake Forest, North Carolina
    145
    Fabulous experience!!! Tenacious Captain ensured we saw whales!
    We went on 12/20 and had a great trip! The ocean was surprisingly rough this day but our captain expertly
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