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Kona Ocean Adventures

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Kailua-Kona, HI, USA
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About Kona Ocean Adventures
Winner of the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018,2019 and now 2020 Trip Advisor Certificate of excellence!. Come Experience the Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii like never before. Private charters are our specialty! With a group tour, experience with the spinner dolphins, snorkel with the manta rays at night, whale watch (seasonal),scuba dive, light fishing or with a private charter, customize your water experience with Kona Ocean Adventures. No crowds, no rush, just a safe and exceptional trip for all. Family vacation, a spiritual journey, honeymoon, or simply looking to experience a once in a lifetime adventure, you have come to right place. We now have 3 boats to accommodate various size groups. With over 17 years of experience working the Hawaiian Islands, Captain Danny, Captain Laure and their crew will make your adventure a memorable one. We speak English, French, Japanese and Spanish (simply request a guide for that language if needed on your adventure)
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Sidney C wrote a review 18 Oct
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You have to snorkel with this crew! We were the first boat to get to the bay and we had it all to ourselves before it got packed. Amazing experience. Sean and Captain Bryan were so knowledgeable and kind. They had towels, snacks and drinks. At the end of the tour, they give you lavender soaked towel to wipe off the salt from the trip! Would definitely snorkel with them again!
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Date of experience: October 2021
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maelisalind wrote a review 18 Oct
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii1 contribution
These guys were friendly, kind and knowledgeable. This is a "must do" Tour and going with this crew, it was fantastic!!
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Date of experience: October 2021
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TheHaus123 wrote a review 18 Oct
Morristown, New Jersey1 contribution
Wow!! What an amazing experience on the big island. I've heard great things about snorkeling with the mantas, but this tour exceeded my expectations. All of the crew were so friendly and made us feel great for the whole trip. Plus, the hot cocoa + pineapple at the end was a great treat :)
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Date of experience: October 2021
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Morri F wrote a review 18 Oct
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We did the 2-tank scuba dive and it was amazing. We did the Manta Ray dive with another company and all agreed we wish we had done it with Kona Ocean Adventures instead. We had one person in our group who had never been scuba diving and the master diver made it an experience of a life time for her. Both our captains were a lot of fun. Nothing was rushed which was our major complaints about the other company. They also had fresh pineapple and cool wash clothes for after the dive. Top notch company and people. I highly recommend!
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Date of experience: October 2021
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eliastheterrible wrote a review 17 Oct
Salt Lake City, Utah1 contribution
Our fam is most definitely not the do-the-attraction type. However, we jumped at the chance to hop onto this trip. I mean how else are you going to experience something like this? We were ready to quietly accept whatever strict protocols and corny jokes might come our way in exchange for the opportunity to have our collective minds blown. Well what a treat to have the whole time be super duper chill with welcoming people making us feel like true guests rather than just another set of tourist cattle. Our guides were plenty informative without any reading-from-the-script lecturing. And wow there was no messing around once we got to The Spot. Take the plunge, grab the edge of a shared longboard, and keep your eyes peeled. The first time you catch a glimpse of a ray is a stunning, bewildering, thrilling, intimidating, calming swirl of synapses going into overdrive. I've been around, I've seen some cool stuff...this was completely unique. Believe the hype. I should add that our 6 year old lost his courage once people started jumping off the back of the boat (it is a bit intimidating!) and our captain had no problem keeping him on board and occupied. Thanks Cap'n! The warm shower and hot cocoa upon reboarding was the perfect way to zoom back to reality. What a night.
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Date of experience: October 2021
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