Dolphin & whale watching in Honolulu

THE 10 BEST Dolphin & Whale Watching in Honolulu, HI

Dolphin & Whale Watching in Honolulu

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4 hours
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2 hours
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3 hours
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₹13,442.54
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3 hours
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₹14,198.69
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2 hours
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Adventure Tours
5 hours
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₹16,551.13
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120–150 minutes
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  • Norico&2022
    1 contribution
    Everything was beautiful and I fully enjoyed myself in this trip. Staffs were friendly to help us with fitting wetsuit, masks, jacket and spotting native marine animals. Thanks to them, we met spinners dolphins, sting ray, turtle, pilot whales and lots of tropical fish. I enjoyed the slider, e Hoi Mai and hula, too. Wonderful memories. Thank you very much, Billy san and Captain!
    Written 2 October 2022
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  • Diana B
    1 contribution
    This was my favorite excursion while visiting Oahu! The crew was amazing! And swimming with the dolphins was incredible! We had the best time! Would highly recommend!
    Written 3 October 2022
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  • AZMatador
    Gilbert, AZ12 contributions
    Captain John and his staff led a fantastic experience to see some of the greatest creatures and fish. We really enjoyed the day. They exceeded all our explanations. Teens love it as did our 8 year old.
    Written 2 October 2022
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  • Michelle M
    15 contributions
    We went out with Brittney for the snorkel in turtle canyon, and had a great experience! The first location was a bit murky, but multiple turtles were still seen! Second location was much better visibility with one turtle who surfaced multiple times. I loved the small group size that allowed for more one-on-one discussions about the locations and animals. Loved the provided wetsuits and snacks on board. We went with scuba divers and got to hear all about what they saw below the surface as well, which was a really fun aspect. Not only did we see turtles, but we also saw an eel and a parrotfish. The shark didn’t want to show itself to us, but we loved hearing about him sleeping just below us. Would definitely recommend going with this company- we had a great time and want to get dive certified for the next time around!
    Written 28 September 2022
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  • Jocelyn S
    1 contribution
    So amazing! Saw 3 whales and they even put a show on for us! The service, music and crew were also outstanding.
    Written 2 April 2022
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  • Angela H
    3 contributions
    Really awesome! We got to snorkel near a sea turtle (which of course we did not disturb) out away from all other people. We were able to tough an octopus and see many cool fish. We also saw dolphins. The guys were fun and took us to see exactly what we wanted. The views from the ocean looking into Diamond Head and Waikiki were better than Waikiki itself. I highly recommend this tour. Totally worth it.
    Written 8 September 2022
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  • Arielle G
    5 contributions
    Even though it was the end of the whale watching season, we still saw over a dozen whales, including a mom and baby, along with Hawaiian needle fish, and even dolphins! Some of the whales got right next to the boat! The French toast with passion fruit syrup was fantastic, getting breakfast and getting to see the whales was a wonderful way to start the day.
    Written 18 April 2022
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  • Chrisie VonB
    5 contributions
    Very fun 2 hour excursion. The drinks were wonderful the staff was friendly. We didn’t see any whales but we saw dolphins and a mantaray. Got a free ticket to come back since we didn’t see any whales. Highly recommend even for just a nice boozy couple hours on a boat.
    Written 17 May 2022
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  • Evelyne
    3 contributions
    Not only was the excursion itself amazing, the crew made it as fun as could be! Truly such a beautiful experience with great people. We got to see gorgeous views of West O’ahu and had such an exciting snorkeling experience!
    Written 23 August 2022
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  • minaok
    3 contributions
    The tour was amazing. the shuttle picked us up on time. The staffs were friendly and funny. We saw lots of humpback whales! Sunset was soooo beautiful too. Highly recommend it, you won’t regret it
    Written 26 December 2021
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  • kylev53
    Roseville, CA52 contributions
    Booked and paid for online. When I called about hotel pick up I was told our reservation was cancelled because the boat was full. They said my money would be refunded by the end of the day. Phone calls, emails and 18 days later. No refund
    Hmmmm was I scammed?
    Written 15 February 2022
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  • KristyGrl
    Melbourne, Australia80 contributions
    Had a great experience the crew were lovely friendly guys and managed to find us a mama and her baby that we were able to watch for most of our time out. Muesli bars and lemonade were available on board too if you hasn’t managed to get breakfast before the early start
    Written 26 March 2022
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  • MantaRay1911
    Plymouth, MA4 contributions
    I was excited to go on my first night dive in Waikiki. However an hour and a half before it was time to go The owner called me and canceled. It's not like the conditions changed, so why did you wait so long for me to know that my my evening dive was canceled?
    Then without permission booked me on two days later. I will never dive with you all again doing those types of things.
    Written 27 August 2022
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  • Candy Belleville
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada62 contributions
    Had an amazing whale adventure with The Adventure Boat today. Not even 10 minutes into the trip and we saw baby, mama and male escort whale altogether! We followed them for awhile as they swam together and learned so much about how they live and interact! It was incredible to watch and we got so many videos and pics.

    We also were followed by dolphins and watched them spin and jump, right beside our boat. That was intense to watch them so up close and personal.

    I’m so glad we went on this adventure, it made our trip that much more memorable and amazing. We will definitely be back!
    Written 31 March 2022
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  • Cliff K
    3 contributions
    Dolphins - yes! Snorkeling - yes! Transportation to the harbor was smooth. Lunch was great. Billy and Yogi were excellent guides and everyone on the crew was fully of positive energy. And Hulu dancing! Also learned a lot about the sites of Oahu and the beautiful creatures that inhabit it. A great time!
    Written 17 July 2022
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