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Big Island Divers

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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
+1 808-329-6068
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Amazing Experience Swimming with Dolphins!!

This was an amazing experience. We had Alexis as our guide and Andrew as our Captain, Andrew knew... read more

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Christine H
Manta ray and pelagic magic dive off Kona Hawaii

We had an awesome dive on both the manta and pelagic magic dive with big island divers. The... read more

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Big Island Divers has been serving the Kona diving community since 1984. We offer a full-service diving experience, allowing you to relax and enjoy the underwater scenery. With 5 vessels and a crew of over 40, we accommodate divers or snorkelers of all experience levels and take great pride in providing unforgettable memories day after day. We love sharing our passion with others, and we offer a wide variety of certifications for beginners and advanced divers alike. Our knowledgeable and patient PADI and SSI instructors are here to help those wanting to take the first step in their dive education; experienced divers can enjoy progressing their skills with our extensive specialty course offerings list. Our newly-renovated, 2,000+ square foot retail space is fully stocked with every kind of equipment, apparel, dive accessory,and snorkel gear you need to enjoy the ocean.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
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+1 808-329-6068

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Reviewed yesterday

This was an amazing experience. We had Alexis as our guide and Andrew as our Captain, Andrew knew exactly where we needed to go to find the dolphins and we were able to swim with the dolphins 4 different times. Alexis was an excellent guide...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed yesterday

We had an awesome dive on both the manta and pelagic magic dive with big island divers. The organisms you see on this dive are like no other I have ever been on. ☺

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I joined the manta night and black water dive. Although we did not see any manta’s, the dive was really good organized, and afterwards the rewording hot chocolate from Mikey. But thereafter we started the black water dive!!! What a thrill, very very cool experience...More

Thank pbraam
Reviewed 2 days ago

Getting my dive gear sorted out and making three, two tank, boat dives and one shore dive was handled easily and professionally each time. BID made is fun, especially Franky and LeHou!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Mike, Josh and Leao were awesome. They were extremely entertaining for not just me but the entire group. The diving was a little on the expensive side compared to most dives I've done; however, if you haven't done it, it's worth a try.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great crew i would highly recommend this tour and company. From the check in to the end of the tour everyone was great.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We didn't see manta rays but just being in the ocean at night and seeing the fish and coral and the stars above was spectacular. Our crew was Griffin and Dane and they took great care of us. We were mostly older adults and they...More

Thank gone2bigsur
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the 2-tank night reef and manta dives. We had a great first dive and saw Frank the eel. The second dive started after we had a chance to eat a small dinner and snacks. Our guides took us down and placed us, one-by-one...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Big Island divers’ Staff Went above and beyond to make sure we had a memorable and exciting diving experience. Manta Advocates recommended our Sierra Club group use Big Island Divers because they are on the “Green List” for Manta Safe diving and because they are...More

Thank Michal3333
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I went on a night snorkel with Big Island Divers on Thursday Nov 9 2017. Our guides and boat captain made sure everyone aboard was comfortable, providing snacks, warm drinks, a comprehensive introduction to mantas, and what was to be expected on...More

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bear f
15 November 2017|
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Response from Jwills44 | Reviewed this property |
YES!!! The snorkeles hang on to floating boards with lights so can get a beautiful view from above. I t is absolutely spectacular. On my dive, we saw “Nick” ray. Groups often get to observe multiple rays and not often, but... More
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Siyun Z
16 August 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
You get to swim with them but the day we did it they took us to the beach in front of the Sheraton so there were 100s of other people in the water which made it difficult to actually "swim " with dolphins. We got to watch... More
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sweetsals4u
17 April 2017|
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Response from Wes S | Reviewed this property |
If floating is your only concern, you'll be fine. Just let the staff know and they will look after you. Enjoy!
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