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Kauai Sea Rider Snorkel & Whale Watching Tours

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Address: Kukuiula Boat Harbor, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96741
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+1 808-332-7238
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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At team Sea Riders we pride ourselves in what makes us different from other...

At team Sea Riders we pride ourselves in what makes us different from other companies. Kauai Sea Riders has been providing specialized small group Zodiac Eco Tours on Kauai since 2005. As a Marine Biologist, I have always focused on providing Eco Tours to our guests – focusing on education while at the same time having a great time. All of our staff are professionally trained and share the same passion and reverence for this amazing ocean environment we get to play in everyday! We choose snorkel locations that aren’t over crowded or common, and you will have a Divemaster guiding your snorkel adventure ensuring you have an exceptional snorkeling experience. At the end of the day, our goal is to have our customers feel that they have been expertly cared for, had an experience of a lifetime, and have learned something new about the ocean and its incredible inhabitants.

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Wonderful Exciting Tour

Wonderful exciting tour that included watching many turtles. The guides were so fun and very knowledgeable!! They went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and have a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful exciting tour that included watching many turtles. The guides were so fun and very knowledgeable!! They went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and have a successful day!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our family of four (including 21 and 18-year old sons) had a wonderful experience. Early start is a great way to begin the day (if you're from the states, schedule early in your visit and make that early awakening work for you); we were a bit worried about water temperature but with the wetsuits they provide, you'll be comfortable in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a wonderful way to swim with sea turtles. The boat ride was fun, we enjoyed our snorkel stops to experience the sea life, and thanks Nick & Elijah for showing us a part of Kauai we would never have seen otherwise. Keep up the great work!

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North Salt Lake, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This experience is always one of my favorites when visiting Kauai. Captain Tara and her team are always so much fun and make sure that they do everything they can to keep the group comfortable and get the most of the experience in and on the water. The viewing of marine life can be tricky with weather, water conditions and... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome trip. saw spinner dolphins and many turtles. guides were great and we had a lot of fun! I would like to do this again with family!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time with Kauai Sea Rider. Didn't see much of whales but had a great 3 hours at sea and loved the snorkeling.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our whale watching trip. We were lucky to see a very young calf with its mother and learned how the calves nurse. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. We also had on board a marine naturalist who taught us a lot. An entangled whale had been seen earlier that day and NOAH was called but could... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoy the Zodiac boat tours with Kauai Sea Riders. This trip we had a great evening whale spotting tour with Captain Tara and Rob. Everyone on the boat participates in sighting whales and porpoises. It was nice to learn more about the whales during their visits to Hawaii. We also highly recommend the snorkel tours and look forward... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Capt Tara was an excellent host and guide. We were very happy to see several whales, spinner dolphins, and flying fish on our excursion! The boat ride was a blast! Can't wait to go back and do it all again very soon! Mahalo!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so blessed to have a morning Tara and Sea Riders. We saw tons of whales, some pretty darn close. And Tara is a font of information and expertise about these magnificent creatures. Because the boat is small - it's a zodiac - you see so much more than on a larger boat. And while it can be a... More 

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