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Adventures in Paradise Kayak & Snorkel

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Intersection of Napoopoo Rd & Puuhonua Rd, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8202
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My wife saw a shark video a week before the trip and got cold feet to the point where she almost... read more

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Kayak and snorkel tours offered at Kealakekua Bay and Capt Cook Monument - Hawaii's BEST snorkeling site! State of Hawaii permitted to provide both kayaking on Kealakekua Bay and to land at historic Ka`awaloa Cove in Kealakekua State Historical Park. In addition to paddling across beautiful and protected cobalt blue, warm, ocean waters and a 600' high pali (cliff), we commonly see Hawaiian spinner dolphins and dramatic tropic birds along our path. Join us in this amazing paradise...
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Intersection of Napoopoo Rd & Puuhonua Rd, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8202
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife saw a shark video a week before the trip and got cold feet to the point where she almost cried as we were walking from the car. I told her she didn't have to do it but she should meet the guides first....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our Kayak and Snorkel tour couldn't have been better! Somehow we lucked out and were the only two people booked for an afternoon tour, so we basically had a private tour experience with Patrick who was a really helpful, knowledgeable and friendly guide. We saw...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a great deal of research, we chose Adventures in Paradise for a number of reasons...the consistently high ratings through Trip Advisor, the time of day they do their excursions to beat the crowds, and their dedication to protecting the environment. They delivered on all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adventures in Paradise tours was great. Getting in the water a little after 7, got us to the monument before everyone barring a few hikers. Gear was excellent and maintained. Patrick and Ben were great guides and eco-conscious. We saw a pod of spinner dolphins...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic experience, our guide was so knowledgeable and friendly. It was a shock when the “other” tour companies came out in their motorboats. The kayaks should be the only transport allowed, make sure you go as early as possible in the morning. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Patrick and Benjamin were so much fun to kayak with, they have a great working chemistry and made all sorts of bad jokes funny. They were patient and helpful and know a lot about the Big Island and the marine life. They are very conscientious...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Patrick and Benjamin were prompt, knowledgeable, and friendly. The snorkeling and kayaking were excellent, even for beginners, we saw dolphins, and we had an excellent morning excursion. Check your equipment though, because my first two masks were broken, but they were quickly replaced.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great trip with Patrick! He worked hard to make sure everyone was well taken care of and was enjoying their experience. The kayak trip was beautiful and the snorkeling was amazing. There was plenty of time to explore the reef and experience...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I brought my mom (69 years old) and two children (10 and 8) on this adventure. It was fabulous! The guide was courteous to my mom, informative for us all, and provided great support for my kids. The kayaks and snorkeling equipment is all quite...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of four had a great time with Ben. You can tell he cares about the experience, the ocean and the creatures that life in it! Saw dolphins, sea turtles, eels and so many fish!

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icecreamtabata
April 12, 2018|
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Response from L H | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. In cases of dangerous weather or sea conditions we do cancel trips and guests whose trip has been cancelled on one of these rare dangerous weather events (maybe 2% of the time) guests have the... More
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ShadowHusky2415
May 2, 2017|
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Response from L H | Property representative |
Guests receive full refunds or can reschedule when guides cancel a trip due to high surf or wind, lightening, or any other situations which make paddling dangerous.
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lim1234567
March 8, 2016|
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We have guided kayak tours that leave on Sundays at 7am and 11:30am, year round. See our website for details on our motor boat trips to Kealakekua Bay. The website is konaboattours.
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