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Leeward Coast Dolphin and Snorkel Sail

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Go sailing, snorkeling and dolphin-watching on a fun-filled morning cruise along the Leeward Coast! Cruise along the southwestern coast of Oahu and admire the beautiful shoreline and turquoise waters. This three-hour adventure, combining a mix of sightseeing and water activity, is perfect for the whole family! Continental breakfast and deli lunch are provided.
  • Sail, snorkel, and see dolphins, whales, turtles, and other marine life
  • Guaranteed dolphin sightings
  • Hassle-free round-trip transportation from Oahu hotels
  • Breakfast, lunch, and complimentary alcoholic drinks included
What to Expect
Arrange a hotel pick-up or meet your guide at Waianae Harbor. Climb aboard for a scenic cruise along Oahu’s southwestern coast. Enjoy a continental breakfast on the catamaran as you watch for humpback whales (November – April), turtles and spinner dolphins. Dolphin sightings are guaranteed on this tour. In the event that you don’t see dolphins, you will be offered a free snorkeling adventure or sunset cruise. Your captain moors the boat in a protected area with calm waters for snorkeling. After learning the basics and getting fitted with provided equipment, follow your guide for 30-45 minutes of swimming near colorful coral reefs among tropical fish. Then enjoy a gourmet buffet lunch including 2 alcoholic drinks per adults before returning to the dock or continuing on to your hotel. This tour is a Certified Dolphin Smart Provider and encourages wild dolphin conservation and responsible viewing to minimize risk to natural behavior.
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Important Information
Departure Point
85-471 Farrington Hwy, Waianae, HI 96792, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up available from some Waikiki Hotels (additional cost applies)
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Professional guide
  • Use of snorkel equipment (mask and fins)
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch - Buffet lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Two complimentary alcoholic drinks per adult
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Certified Dolphin Smart Supplier
  • Breakfast menu includes muffins, croissants, mixed fruit salad, granola bars, coffee, juice, water and soda.
  • Lunch menu includes build your own sandwich bar, side dishes, desserts, juice, soda and water. Two free alcoholic drinks per adult.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 80 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
I had the BEST time on this tour!!! Picked up from my Waikiki hotel, it took about 45 minutes to arrive to the boat. There were only 13 of us guests on the boat, so it was nice to have a relatively small group. The crew was amazing! They were fun and easy, but the focus from the
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This was truly a joy to do and experience. I would recommend to anyone. I would say that you need to be an okay swimmer as you are swimming for 45 mins. We got blessed with Dolphin playing and swimming all around us. The Catamaran is great and roomie. The food was unexpected and
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The crew made this cruise the best experience yet for us. We’ve been on many on Oahu. Kudos to them!
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The snorkeling and the fish were amazing visibility the spot they took us some of the best snorkeling we didn’t Hawaii we absolutely sold dolphins and turtles so many of them the people on board were so friendly and helpful you felt like a friend instead of a customer highly
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I really enjoyed this snorkel trip. It was very well organized and the crew was very experienced and personable. When dolphins were spotted, the crew slowed the boat down (but stayed at a reasonable distance) so we could really enjoy watching the dolphins in their habitat. The
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Response from hawaiinautical, Director of Sales at Leeward Coast Dolphin and Snorkel Sail
Responded 2 weeks ago
Aloha! Thank you for the review, we appreciate your feedback and we are so happy that you enjoyed your time on our vessel. We hope to see you again in the future. Mahalo.
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Key Details
  • Hawaii Nautical
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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