Walk along a volcanic black sand beach and swim in a pristine lagoon where sea turtles often frequent on this fully narrated and guided snorkel tour.
Boat Snorkel – Dolphin Adventure and Reef Raft Snorkel
Iconic Lush Coastline of Hilo
Dolphin and snorkel tours in Hilo
If you’re looking for a water-filled adventure, then embark on this dolphin snorkeling tour near Hilo, Hawaii. Board a 20-foot inflatable boat and motor past the break wall of Wailoa Harbor along a scenic route to your snorkeling locations. Your tour includes an expert, local guide who will take you to explore untouched coves, sand patches, and reef structures of the Pacific Ocean and teach you about the marine wildlife along the way. Encounter playful dolphins and so much more on this exciting snorkeling and raft tour.
Your expert guide will take you to explore the untouched reef structures and coves off the coast, where you can glimpse dolphins playing in pods. Continue your tour to your second snorkeling location and learn about the exotic sea creatures that lurk within the reef’s ecosystem and along Hilo’s coastlines, including tropical reef fish, eels and manta rays that are synonymous with Eastern Hawaii. You may also spot sea turtles, eagle rays and other marine life that call the reefs and Hilo coastline their home on your scenic raft ride back to Hilo. Take the opportunity to take in the breathtaking views of the ocean as you ride along the Hamakua Coast, which is known for its mystic waterfalls, lush slopes, and volcanic mountains.
Make memories under the sea when you discover a hidden world under the surface of the water when you choose this exciting raft, dolphin and snorkel excursion.
Please check in 10 minutes prior to the start time of your tour. Detailed check-in directions will be included in your confirmation email.
Customers will receive a full refund with 24 hour notice of cancellation. Customers will also receive a full refund in case of operator cancellation due to weather, should a tour fail to reach our minimum capacity (2) or other unforeseen circumstances. In all cases we will do our best to offer alternative dates for your tour. No-shows will be charged the full price. Late arrivals may be charged a late arrival fee. Contact us by phone (808-934-8344) to cancel or inquire about a cancellation.
This tour: Is not suitable for those who are pregnant, over 300lbs, have back problems, or cannot swim unassisted in the open ocean.
All tours: Leave promptly at the specified time. Tours will not be held back for late arrivals and missed tours will not be eligible for refund. If guests require rental gear for this adventure, they will be responsible for showing up before the specified time in order to have gear fitted and be ready for an on-time departure.
Certified Divers: Must show proof of Open Water Diver or higher certification upon check-in.
- Must be able to converse and understand detailed instruction in English.
- Must be able to carry 50lbs of equipment on your back unassisted.
- Must complete and submit PADI/NAUI mandatory medical questionnaire 72h prior to excursion (provided after booking). Those with lung, heart, or other major medical issues should contact the store for more information.
- Individuals must successfully pass classroom and confined portion of activity in order to proceed to ocean dive component.
- Refunds will not be honored for individuals who submit late medical questionnaires or who are unable to complete the activity in full.
ALL Divers: MUST wait at least 12 hours before ascending to altitude above 2,500 ft after your dive. A two-tank dive increases your wait time to 18 hours.