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Island View Hawaii

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66-105 Haleiwa Rd, Haleiwa Boat Harbor, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1562
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The Original Hawaiian Shark Tour. We are a family owned and operated boat tour company out of Hale'iwa Harbor. We have pioneered the Shark Tour industry in Hawai'i to teach respect for our culture, the ocean, and its inhabitants. Here at Island View Hawai'i, we continue to share, receive knowledge, and perpetuate our lifestyle in the ocean for future generations. Come aboard the Mo'o with our crew and let us show you a piece of our Hawai'i.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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66-105 Haleiwa Rd, Haleiwa Boat Harbor, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1562
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"amazing experience"
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"swimming with sharks"
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"my entire life"
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"dive tour"
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"these guys"
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"awesome creatures"
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"never felt unsafe"
in 6 reviews
"free swim"
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"social media"
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"super chill"
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"once in a lifetime"
in 11 reviews
"greatest experience"
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"these majestic creatures"
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"open water"
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"life experience"
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"natural environment"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was one of the highlight of our trips! Swimming with the sharks in the open water was a lifetime experience! All of my initial fears subsided once I observed this graceful creature in it's peaceful world below the surface. Definitely something I will remember...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Islandview gave me one of the best experiences ever! The guides were amazing and made us feel more comfortable to get in the water with sharks! Got some amazing photos and an amazing experience. REALLY WORTH IT!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down the coolest thing I’ve done ever! The crew was so chill and made you feel safe in the water. I’m already thinking about booking again with them while I’m here! If you’re in Hawaii, this is the crew to go to! The sharks...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Never thought I would swim with sharks without a cage in my life. I’m so glad I did with Island View. Family owned business with awesome guides that are very knowledgeable

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The Shark Swim was well over my expectations. I expected to see a shark or two in the distance and some nice fish. There were two sharks on the surface as soon as we arrived in the boat. At least 6 or 7 in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was honestly one of the most incredible experiences I have ever done. My partner and I are from Australia and had a friend recommend these guys to us and the photos on their Instagram and reviews instantly had us sold. We booked the early...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked that this was a small family business and that they were able to give you very intentional attention. It was so neat to get to see those sharks. Even if you’re aprehensjve it nervous, it’s absoluteoy worth it, and way less intimidating once...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were initially looking to go shark cave diving on our last day in Hawaii. We called a bunch of places and Island View was the only one to return our call. It turns out that Island View wasn't cage diving but was free diving...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible experience - staff were super friendly and reassuring, their calmness was especially comforting when getting into the water with sharks, thanks guys !

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Avril H
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Response from bnkrby25 | Reviewed this property |
We went early in the morning. That was recommended to us because the waters can get rougher later in the day and if it gets too rough they have to cancel the trip. So we went early in the morning it was a nice smooth ride... More
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Kelsey C
13 June 2018|
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Response from Jason S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The pictures were awesome!
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28 May 2018|
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Response from PaulDH1961 | Reviewed this property |
We were in just over 30 min.
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