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Set sail in the morning from Keauhou Bay for your snorkel cruise. Admire the Kona coastline from your boat as you approach the turquoise waters of Kealakekua Bay. Enjoy a tropical breakfast onboard with fresh fruit, pastries, and locally-produced Kona coffee.

When your boat reaches Kealakekua Bay, relax on the sand or swim in the calm waters. Slip down the boat’s water slide and snorkel alongside colorful fish with provided equipment and onboard instruction.

Your captain will grill cheeseburgers and garden burgers for lunch. Afterwards, your boat will make its way back to your departure point in Keauhou Bay.

Locations visited
Kealakekua Bay
Kealakekua Bay Marine Preserve
Fair Wind Big Island Ocean Guides
Overview
Kealakekua Bay’s clear waters and colorful marine life are perfect for snorkeling: learn how to snorkel on a half day cruise through Kealakekua Bay, the perfect choice for nature lovers. There is plenty of time for enjoying the onboard water slide and high jump platform, which add a dose of family-fun for younger travelers. Plus, a continental breakfast and lunch are included for a seamless experience.
Highlights
  • Get a different perspective of the Kona coastline from a boat
  • Learn how to snorkel with onboard instruction and provided equipment
  • An onboard water slide and high jump platform are ideal for families 
  • Breakfast and lunch are included, and drinks can be purchased onboard 
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun morning

We went on the morning snorkel cruise that included breakfast and lunch. Nice boat with a fun crew. We were served breakfast shortly after leaving the dock. They served fresh fruit, quiche, croissants and muffins. Lunch was grilled burgers and hot dogs with chips. Food...More

Thank luvvacation58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A Wonderful Morning on the Bay

My husband and I reserved a spot on the morning breakfast/lunch cruise of Kealakekua Bay and loved every minute of it. We are novice snorkelers so this was a perfect cruise for us. I’m not the strongest swimmer and was a little nervous, but the...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Adventure and Family Fun!!

Friendly staff and was very helpful and instructive for 1st time snorkelers. The food was delicious especially the BBQ luncheon. It really hit the spot after a morning snorkeling adventure. Would definitely recommend for everyone … it was lots of fun.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Hula Kai Snorkel trip

This is definitely a “must do” when visiting the Big Island. A highly professional and skilled staff assists you with snorkel gear, serves delicious breakfast treats and sets up and grills an awesome lunch! We visited two snorkel locations that were teaming with reef fish....More

Thank Armida G
Reviewed 9 July 2018
Perfect Day

I loved this boat could get close into the bay and act as our beach. We didn't have to be dropped off or crowd onto a tiny boat. The staff and crew went above and beyond to make it a memorable day. We had breakfast...More

Thank Jodi H
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Response from ATravelingFamilyGuy | Reviewed this property |
I would said that from experienced to pretty amateur would have a great time. By "pretty amateur", I mean you should maybe go by Snorkel Bob's snorkel shops, and then rent masks and fins a day or two before you go (Snorkel... More
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