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Sea Paradise Tours

#2 of 10 things to do in Keauhou Features Animals
Keauhou Shopping Center, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 800-322-5662
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Highlight of our holiday!

We did the moonlight manta ray snorkel with Captain Kirk, Troy and Chanda. It was such an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hayleynz2017
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Auckland, New Zealand
Sunset manta ray viewing

Tip o the cap captain Morgan and your amazing assistant who towed us to prime manta spots! Myself... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rashermac
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dublin
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Sea Paradise offers Morning and Afternoon Sailing & Snorkeling Tours to the Marine Sanctuary in Kealakekua Bay (Home to the World Famous Captain Cook Monument). As your snorkel adventure begins, be sure to bring an underwater camera to capture all the vibrantly colorful schools of sea life amid the landscaped ledges of ancient lava flows. Also offered by Sea Paradise is a Guaranteed Manta Ray night snorkel. Capture the graceful beauty of these majestic manta rays as you snorkel up close with them. The Travel Channel say "snorkeling with manta rays is one of the top ten things to do in your lifetime."
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Keauhou Shopping Center, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the moonlight manta ray snorkel with Captain Kirk, Troy and Chanda. It was such an amazing experience, there were only a total of 6 people on the tour and Captain Kirk, Troy and Chanda were all really friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. The entire...More

Thank hayleynz2017
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tip o the cap captain Morgan and your amazing assistant who towed us to prime manta spots! Myself and husband have just dried off and are still jabbering about the amazing experience that was the sunset manta viewing. If you get the time to do...More

Thank rashermac
Reviewed 5 days ago

Morning snorkel with Captain Kirk (no kidding), Troy and Chanda. Their catamaran limits to only six passengers now which is great. They leave early and arrives in Kealakekua Bay about 45 minutes before the other boats and the hordes of people that arrive with them....More

Thank Lew D
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your morning snorkel. We hope to get the chance to serve you again soon. Mahalo Nui Loa!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the morning snorkel trip with Capt Tony and Sam, and loved the whole trip! There were a total of 6 of us on our Sunday outing, and we were taken to two spots for snorkeling. This place doesn't get much wind for actual...More

Thank SeattleGenie
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour to Kealakekua Bay and thank you for joining us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed yourselves and the crew treated you well. Aloha!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a snorkelling cruise to Cook Monument in SP's trimaran with our 7-yr old daughter. Fantastic experience thanks to the beautiful snorkelling but also the great entertainment provided by Kirk and Alex. 5-stars!

Thank ms1123457
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us and taking the time to review your tour. We are happy to know you and the family enjoyed the trip. We hope to be able to serve you again in the near future! A Hui Hou!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out on the morning snorkeling tour from Keahou. We went to the beautiful bay by the Captain Cook monument. They feb us a light breakfast but very good . It was a beautiful trip to the destination. We saw spinner dolphinns and they...More

Thank Tami K
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking your time to write a reivew on your Morning Snorkel to Kealakekua Bay. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and that Captain Tony and Crew Member Sam took good care of you. We hope to be able to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be afraid to get into the water at night for this truly magical experience. Sea Paradise has such a beautiful boat and we felt absolutely safe both in and out of the water. We did the later evening tour and there were only 6...More

Thank SofiaLeRed619
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to reveiw your experience. Yes the manta rays are magic and the way they grace us with their presence is magnificant. We are happy you felt happy and safe on your excursion and our apologies about the hot...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Due to inclement weather, our original tour got cancelled at a different company. We re-booked with Sea Paradise and we're glad we did. This is a one-man company. Chris Hall. You meet up at a local pavilion where he has his new zodiac boat. He...More

Thank lauracW6865FY
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to review your experience. We are happy you had a wonderful time aboard the Tehani. Kris is an excellent owner and captain for his boat. That is why we are excited to work with him as an affiliate...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This trip was a blast! I had fractured my ankle 2 days prior to our vacation, so I arrived to the boat in a boot. Captain Kirk and staff were extremely kind and helpful getting me in/out of the water. The snorkeling with the manta...More

Thank LynnKras
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your manta snorkel. We are happy to hear you ejoyed your experience ankle and all! Mahalo Nui Loa!

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Only 6 people on boat. Nice boat. Great instructor. Did the afternoon snorkeling and the evening manta rays. Manta rays will remain one of the best memory from my holidays! Unique!More

Thank valerieepiney
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tours with us. Happy to hear you enjoyed yourselves and that you were able to come out with us more than once during your stay on the Big Island. Hope to see you again next time...More

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atlantisaug
14 March 2017|
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Response from SeaParadiseInc | Property representative |
Aloha, thank you for your interest in Sea Paradise. Our sunset and moonlight manta ray tours are both very similar. On the sunset tour, we have you sail out and watch the sunset before getting in the water with the mantas... More
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Lizzylikestravel
5 March 2017|
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Response from SeaParadiseInc | Property representative |
Aloha, thank you for your interest in booking with Sea Paradise. Our snorkeling tours are first time friendly. We offer instruction and we have a few tricks up our sleeve to make sure everyone is relaxed and comfortable. The... More
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28Elbas
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Response from Christopher H | Reviewed this property |
You start off in deeper water; maybe 150 feet. This is where the boat holds. It is a short swim to shallow reefs; 10 - 40 feet of depth. The water is very clear and usually calm. Make sure you do not get too close to the... More
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