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Atlantis Kona Submarine Adventure

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    What to Expect
    Thanks to the volcanic lava rock that filters the rainfall and runoff, the water here on the Kona coast is some of the clearest in Hawaii. On this enthralling Kona submarine tour, explore the clear waters and colorful reefs just off of the Kona coast, where schools of tropical reef fish flit above patches of sand and through caves. 

    You’ll see all types of tropical marine life on this Big Island submarine tour, from schools of small manini, or convict tang, to larger fish such as the big-eyed emperor fish that slowly cruise above the reef. 

    This Atlantis Submarine Kona Adventure has been featured in National Geographic television shows, and explores the ocean just off the coast to depths of 100 feet (30 meters). For the entirety of the 50-minute underwater journey, you can relax in comfort in the air-conditioned sub that only holds 48 people, and casually watch through the circular portholes as fish go swimming right by.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Normura Village 68-1270 S Kaniku Dr, Waimea, HI 96743
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop off (only if option selected with booking)
    • Sightseeing shuttle to submarine dive site
    • Submarine dive aboard the 48-passenger submarine
    • Complete professional narration. Audio narration is also available in Japanese.
    • Atlantis Souvenir Dive Log (additional costs)
    • All taxes and fees
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • All tours are in English. Headsets providing narration in Japanese are available upon request
    • Children must be 36 inches tall or taller to ride the submarine
    • Passengers must be capable of ascending and descending a near vertical ladder to board the submarine
    • Actual underwater tour time is 45 minutes. Shuttle boat ride from the pier to the submarine and transfer is 10 minutes each way
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was a great experience. Once in a lifetime for many. The crews were excellent and the naturalist was very knowledgeable. Everything was as advertised and then some. On and off was easy, although you need ladder-climbing ability and some agility - it was not overly
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    Not crowded. Fun to see the fish and reef. We didn’t see any sharks, rays, or turtles. Make sure you park at the hotel even if it says lot is full. We paid $2 with validation vs 28 or 20 per hour at the market parking.
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    This was our first time in a submarine it was a different experience at 113 feet there were lots of reefs and fish the narrator was very good I would recommend it
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    A very different tour, safe, and interesting, we saw many species of fish plus coral reefs and artificial reefs from boat that have sunk. Thoroughly enjoyed.
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    We really enjoyed going on the Atlantis submarine at Kona in Hawaii Friendly knowledgeable guide (Jason) and the rest of the crew made for a great time, highly recommend it
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    • Atlantis Submarines Kona
    • Duration: 1h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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