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Expedition South Kona provided by Sea Quest Hawaii

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 11/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 11/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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  • You'll start at
    78-7138 Kaleiopapa St
    78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
    Departure Point: Keauhou Bay, HI Address: 78-7138 Kaleiopapa Street Kailua Kona, HI 96740 Directions: FROM KAILUA-KONA/ALII DRIVE: Drive SOUTH on Alii Drive (Ocean on your right) Turn RIGHT at 1st STOPLIGHT (Alii Highway) Turn RIGHT at 2nd STOPLIGHT (Kamehameha III Road) Turn LEFT onto Dirt Road at Sea Quest Parking Sign Before Dead End Park in Dirt Parking Lot Walk Across Sandy Volleyball Court and small pier parking lot. Sea Quest is located within the white one-story building. FROM VOLCANO AND POINTS SOUTH: Take Highway 11 toward Kailua-Kona Turn LEFT on Kamehameha III Road (near mile marker 118) Drive THROUGH Two STOPLIGHTS Turn LEFT onto Dirt Road at Sea Quest Parking Sign Before Dead End Park in Dirt Parking Lot Walk Across Sandy Volleyball Court and small pier parking lot. Sea Quest is located within one-story building. Dates: See Availability
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    Sea Quest Hawaii
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    Explore three snorkel destinations, Kealakekua Bay, Puʻuhonua O Honaunau, and a private black sand beach. Our captain and crew will share the history and culture as they adventure through sea caves and lava tubes.
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  • You'll end at
    78-7138 Kaleiopapa St
    78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
    Departure Point: Keauhou Bay, HI Address: 78-7138 Kaleiopapa Street Kailua Kona, HI 96740 Directions: FROM KAILUA-KONA/ALII DRIVE: Drive SOUTH on Alii Drive (Ocean on your right) Turn RIGHT at 1st STOPLIGHT (Alii Highway) Turn RIGHT at 2nd STOPLIGHT (Kamehameha III Road) Turn LEFT onto Dirt Road at Sea Quest Parking Sign Before Dead End Park in Dirt Parking Lot Walk Across Sandy Volleyball Court and small pier parking lot. Sea Quest is located within the white one-story building. FROM VOLCANO AND POINTS SOUTH: Take Highway 11 toward Kailua-Kona Turn LEFT on Kamehameha III Road (near mile marker 118) Drive THROUGH Two STOPLIGHTS Turn LEFT onto Dirt Road at Sea Quest Parking Sign Before Dead End Park in Dirt Parking Lot Walk Across Sandy Volleyball Court and small pier parking lot. Sea Quest is located within one-story building. Dates: See Availability
    See address & details
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Departure Point
78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Water & Juice
  • Snorkeling Gear
  • Flotation Devices
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Sea Quest Hawaii
Exclusions
  • Towels
  • Sunscreen
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Swimming & Snorkeling Experience recommended
  • Must be able to climb a short pool ladder
  • Women that are pregnant and individuals with back injuries are restricted
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Natalia wrote a review Dec 2020
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A high quality tour takes you along the West shore to a three distinctively different snorkeling locations. Plus lots to see on the way and the boat ride is extremely fun. The staff is friendly (Brendan is great guide) and a call constant supply of food, snacks and water makes
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Meng L wrote a review Dec 2020
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The tour was super fun! We had a blast, saw a lot of interesting fishes. Snorkeling equipment was nice and clean. Tour guide Brandon was friendly, offered help whenever needed, kept us safe and he was very knowledgeable about Big Island history and sea animals. I would
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Tulsawheatheart wrote a review Feb 2020
Tulsa35 contributions16 helpful votes
My husband and I took this trip and loved it. Bill and Jill were informative and helpful. The equipment was in good condition or you could use your own. The group was small which we really liked, 10 adults and 2 crew. The spots they took us to were not overly crowded with other
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Gina B wrote a review Jan 2020
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What a day! Jill and Michael were fantastic, and thanks to their sharp eyes, we were able to spot bottlenose dolphins (that were so playful and jumping in our wake), humpback whales surfacing, and a pod of spinner dolphins in the bay. Snorkling in 3 different locations was
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Date of experience: December 2019
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JnCBaker wrote a review Dec 2019
Naperville, Illinois22 contributions10 helpful votes
We've been coming to the Big Island since the mid 90's, and this is the BEST tour we've taken. Period. It's now at the top of my list for things to recommend others do in Kona. Captain Mike and Brendan were spectacular guides. Both kept us entertained with history and legends
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Date of experience: December 2019
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kentmanchen
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Description is Accurate
Tons of fish, healthy coral reef, and cleaaaaaar water. What could top that? Well, add in a coastal boat ride to sk
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dylankE9671TQ
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Fantastic
First off Captain Brendan was so awesome very informative made sure we were comfortable with the whole experience.
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wrighnl112021
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"Fin"tastic Experience.
My girlfriend and I went on a trip with just us and another couple. Capt. Kevin was great. He really knew the local
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Sea Quest Kona
The employees here are so VERY helpful and polite. Our boat driver was knowledgeable and willing to stay as long a
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JWham178
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Can't Wait to Come Back!
My husband and I loved our Captain Cook Exclusive tour! Jill and Bill are very knowledgeable and very entertaining.
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senseialbert
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Thought of everything & Knowledgeable
I appreciated the thoughtfulness of the team. I wear contacts and planning on wearing them snorkeling. They had mas
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Acwalker101
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Afternoon adventure
Brendan and Jill were absolutely amazing. My wife and I were beginner snorkelers and they were very patient in thei
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cookiebeast
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Amazing Experience!
Took back to back snorkeling trips in one day. The first was with Liam and Luca on a premium snorkeling in the morn
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joealtree
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An amazing experience!!!
Brendan and Liz took us out for an amazing 5 hour tour of the Kona southern coast line. What a day. We saw multiple
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elizdrew3737
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Great day!
We had a great day with Captain Bill and Jill. They were so knowledgeable and passionate throughout our tour. Saw w
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M9366SPelizabethf
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Private Catamaran
Great trip!! We went snorkeling at the Captain Cook Monument and were the first boat there. Then were taken along t
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461vin
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They make it right.
Had so much fun. Was nervous about booking this since it was so unique. But please step out of your comfort zone a
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jdfly40
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New Years Day
It is hard to find the right words to describe what a fantastic trip we had. Capt. Liam and Marlien were gracious a
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Matthew S
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Another pefect adventure
My daughter and I did the 4 hour snorkel which was perfect. Captain Steve was a superb skipper and very knowledgea
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PMcGoy
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Great Trip!
Our family did a half day trip with Bill and had a great time. He went out of his way to do the things our family
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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