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Snorkel & Dolphin Watch Adventure Aboard Luxury Catamaran

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US$ 142.22
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Step aboard this double–decker catamaran, loaded with luxury features to provide you with most comfortable snorkeling experience. Cruise 10 miles to a protected and secluded marine sanctuary teeming with thousands of tropical fish. Bring your suit and towel, everything else is included: island style breakfast, BBQ lunch, sunscreen, snorkel gear, flotation toys, 20’ waterslide, bathrooms, showers and a full service cash bar. On board upgrades include Discover and Certified SCUBA, GoPro Rentals and wetsuit rentals.
  • Snorkel at a protected Big Island marine sanctuary on the Kona Coast
  • Enjoy a private catamaran with all the amenities for a comfortable cruise
  • Play in the water with a diving platform, waterslide, paddleboards, and more
  • Includes breakfast, lunch buffet, and a premium cash bar
What to Expect
Depart from the Kailua Pier and sail down the scenic Kona Coast to Red Hill, a marine sanctuary and prime snorkeling spot that's only accessible by water. Get comfortable on the double-decker catamaran featuring a shaded cabin with cushioned seating and tables, an upper sundeck, and three restrooms with freshwater showers. Enjoy a light breakfast when you board and a grilled buffet lunch midday, plus beer, wine, and blended drinks from the premium cash bar. Get basic snorkeling instruction, if you need it, and then explore the reefs with provided snorkeling gear. You can also splash into the water via a high-dive platform or deluxe waterslide, try out a stand-up paddleboard or “Seaview board,” or simply bob up and down in a floating relaxation station. Above the surface, keep an eye out for spinner dolphins that often pass nearby.
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Departure Point
75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
Departure Time
8:00 AM
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Beverages
  • Breakfast
  • BBQ Burger Lunch
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • About 2 Hours of snorkel time
  • Reef safe sunscreen
  • 20 foot waterslide
  • 15 foot high dive
  • 100% Wheel Chair accessible
  • Fresh Water Showers, three restrooms and shade
  • Alcoholic beverages (available to purchase)
  • Go Pro Cameras
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Children 18 & younger must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
  • Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free meals are available with 48 hour notice
  • Lower deck 100 % wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking for priority boarding
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions.
  • Check-in 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure time
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Our guest’s safety is our number one priority. While we encourage guests to bring their own mask, fins and snorkel, we DO NOT allow the use of full-face snorkel masks on our vessel, the Kanoa II. During snorkeling activity, the need for more oxygen requires us to breathe faster. With a full-face mask, some of the exhaled carbon dioxide may not fully exit the device and it is possible to breathe in the contaminated air. That has potential to lead to unconsciousness.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 105 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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I come to Kona 1-2 times a year for the past 29 years. The experience with Body Glove snorkel and scuba cruise was terrible from start to finish. Upon check in at the office I asked Derek, an employee of Body Glove how I get...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank david l
Chris G, Director of Fun at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha David, Whenever I field a review like this one, I have to take a moment to process what I've read. In absolutely no way do we ever want any person leaving our boat to feel the way you felt when you wrote this review....More

Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked this off my cruise as a shore excursion. Thought it would be nice to get in the water with the fish and have a day in the sun. Found out they were able to upgrade my snorkel trip to scuba on the boat....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great morning with a wonderful crew. 4 hours of sun, snorkeling, barbecue, and drinks. While the catamaran had easily 50 people on it, we never felt crowded or crammed in. The crew was extremely nice and helpful, offering help to troubleshoot snorkeling issues. Overall a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

1st dive ever and a dream come true! Thank you Darrick Troch. I will always remember this! I had a goal to learn how to dive before I turned 40. Here we were...in Hawaii for my birthday celebration, on this beautiful boat (crew treated us...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Chris G, Guest Relations Manager at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha janisprice143, Thank you for your feedback! I am so glad that you were able to make this dream come true! We love being able to celebrate with other people and are always thankful when they decide to allow us the opportunity to share in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have a wonderful few hours snorkeling on the Big Island from Kona. Staff are wonderful and food is great.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sandie a
Chris G, Guest Relations Manager at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha sandie a, Thank you so much for the feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your time with us in the water. Hope to see you again soon! Mahalo, Chris Grossi @ Body Glove Adventures

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Janet K
29 September 2019|
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Response from mvma12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! The ladder is well below the water level and the employees are always right there to assist.
18 August 2019|
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Response from mvma12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes for both questions. Just check the timing. We left at 8:00 am. Not sure what time you’re docked or how long.
Sophia Q
10 August 2019|
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Response from mvma12 | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not in that area. You go out along the coast past Kona. About an hour.
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