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Captain Zodiac Raft Expeditions

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Address: 74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Suite 16, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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+1 808-329-3199
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Captain Zodiac has entertained guests for over 42 years on our exciting...

Captain Zodiac has entertained guests for over 42 years on our exciting 24-foot Zodiac rafts. You will see the rugged coastline up close as you explore a sea cave and see exposed lava tubes, blowholes and archways.

You will snorkel in the crystal clear waters of Kealakekua Bay Marine preserve viewing over 150 varieties of fish. You must keep a sharp eye out for pods of dolphins, whales and other marine mammals that come close to our rafts.

The Zodiac ride is fast, fun and educational! You will hear about the Hawaiian history of the area, learn about marine life behaviors and learn the island’s geology.

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US$ 115.00*
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Zodiac Raft and Snorkel Adventure
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our captain went out of his way to make sure our trip was perfect. Saw a tiger shark while we were going in and truned around to we could see and take photos. thank you

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St. Paul,Mn
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

our captain went out of his way to make sure our trip was perfect. Saw a tiger shark while we were going in and truned around to we could see and take photos. thank you

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Did the beat the crowd excursion. Captain Collin and Lori were great took us off the typical tour. We were lucky to have seen whales and dolphins. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My brother and I participated in the morning snorkelling excursion while on vacation with our wives in Hawaii. It was a beautiful, sunny day and our crew - Zach & Kai, were great hosts. We were taken off shore initially in search of whale sightings and successfully came upon a pod of Pilot whales. There were probably about 30 or... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I went on this because it was an activity that was offered for the incentive, I have never been snorkeling before and didn't have time to practice before we went, so was pretty nervous about it, I was on the raft with 9 other passengers and 2 crew, I sat up front, don't sit there if you have back problems,... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Capt Rick and Lee Anne were awesome. both were very friendly and it felt like they enjoyed their job. i never felt like we were just one more group of tourists. Capt Rick was funny and very knowledgeable about the area. he made sure we found spinner dolphins and kept us riding with them for quite a while. the boat... More 

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Captain Zach and Bryce were very knowledgeable and awesome at their job!!! We would highly recommend this to friends and family!! Thanks for the great time today!!

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My husband and I had a great time on the raft! Captain Rick and Lindsay made every effort to make sure we had a good time. The snorkeling was great...we were among the first to arrive and had wonderfully clear water. Bonus, we saw tons of dolphins on our trip back. Highly recommend!

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The Capt Zach and his helper Bryce were awesome, they really made sure we had a good time. They gave us a lot of information about the lava rock formations we saw on shore and took us into the smaller bays in an exciting ride They found pilot whales and spinner dolphins and stayed with them as long as they... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the highlight of our vacation in Hawaii. The staff was delightful and friendly making the experience even more wonderful. We were able to get very close to spinner dolphins who were playing the boat waves. This is a wonderful activity to see Hawaii and its natural beauty. Highly recommended.

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This was an awesome adventure was able to get some really good GoPro videos of the ride to and from our snorkel spot. This is a must do attraction. Very bumpy and rather long ride if you do have back problems or unstable this is not for you. Very fun and enjoyable i cant express this enough!!!!

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