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Sea Paradise Tours

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78-6831 Alii Dr Ste 144, Keauhou Shopping Center, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2440
+1 800-322-5662
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Morning Kealakekua snorkel

My wife and I did the morning snorkel to Kealakekua Bay/Captain Cook. There were only ten... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kasey h
5 star experience,evening Manta Ray Snorkel

Very short ride to snorkel.Crew was funny and professional.The captain held us back till he felt it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bobby P
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Houston, Texas, United States
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Sea Paradise offers Morning and Afternoon Sailing & Snorkeling Tours to the Marine Sanctuary in Kealakekua Bay (Home to the World Famous Captain Cook Monument). As your snorkel adventure begins, be sure to bring an underwater camera to capture all the vibrantly colorful schools of sea life amid the landscaped ledges of ancient lava flows. Also offered by Sea Paradise is a Guaranteed Manta Ray night snorkel. Capture the graceful beauty of these majestic manta rays as you snorkel up close with them. The Travel Channel say "snorkeling with manta rays is one of the top ten things to do in your lifetime."
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78-6831 Alii Dr Ste 144, Keauhou Shopping Center, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2440
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+1 800-322-5662
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I did the morning snorkel to Kealakekua Bay/Captain Cook. There were only ten passengers on the boat so Captain Tony and Rachel gave everyone much closer attention than a big boat could have. We were able to go snorkel at 2 spots...More

Thank kasey h
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha nad Mahalo for taking the time to review your trip. We are happy you enjoyed your experience and received some special visits by ocean friends not always present during our day time snorkels. You were a lucky group. Come see us again, next time...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Very short ride to snorkel.Crew was funny and professional.The captain held us back till he felt it was the right time to go in,which was a smart thing to do.I thought I was going to freeze after looking at the half sleeve and half pant...More

1  Thank Bobby P
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking your time to review the manta tour with us. We are happy to know you enjoyed the experience, crew and hot chocolate. We look forward to serving you again. Aloha!

Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I took the morning snorkel tour to Captain Cook monument, and practically had the catamaran to ourselves (only 5 other snorkelers)! Captain Tony was a great story teller and Chandra was excellent at pointing out sea life and prepping the breakfast &...More

Thank DonnaMac552010
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Happy to hear you enjoyed the morning snorkel and that the crew treated you well. Please do join us again! Mention that you are a frequent guest and receive a discount :) A Hui Hou!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this trip because we needed an afternoon excursion. It was our last day on the Island and our flight wasn't until later at night. We had not had the opportunity to get out and snorkel and wanted to fit this last activity in...More

Thank Jbarbaro15
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking your time to review your afternoon tour with us. Happy to know you enjoyed yourselves and were able to experience Kealakekua Bay prior to departure from the B.I. Hope to serve you again next time you're on the island. Aloha!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the deluxe morning snorkel tour to the Captain Cook monument bay since it was on our list of must-do's for the Big Island, and you can only do it with a licensed tour operator. The catamaran was clean, and there was plenty of...More

Thank Phyllisblower
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your morning snorkel. A Hui Hou!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of us did the night Manta Ray snorkel tour tonight. Excellent crew on a nice sized tri-haul catamaran. Captain Kirk, Jess, Chandra and Rachel were superb hosts with lots of knowledge about manta rays and the aquatic life in the bay. The manta rays...More

1  Thank Shannon B
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking your time to write a review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the tour and the crew treated you well. Please join us again soon! Mahalo Nui Loa!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of four with older teens. Chose Sea Paradise due to it being included on Hawaii Ocean Watch list of certified Green tour providers- it was an amazing experience that will be remembered for many years!!! Thanks Mike (Captain Morgan!) and Jonathan for a great...More

1  Thank nestolys
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour. We are happy to know you and the family enjoyed the manta experience and that the crew took good care of you. Hope to serve you again soon in the future. Mahalo Nui Loa!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Capt. Tony, Rachel and ALex took us out to Capt Cook bay. The snorkeling was good, but made better just because of the excellent water clarity. Being a mariner myself I appreciate relaxed, competent crew that manage to make taking care if a boatload of...More

1  Thank Laura P
SeaParadiseInc, Manager at Sea Paradise Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your snorkel tour with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with Tony, Rachel and Alex. We hope to serve you again soon. Mahalo Nui Loa!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is truly amazing how these huge sea creatures come up so close and have no fear of humans. For 50% of the 45 mins that we were in the water, we got to watch the mantas feeding, not to mention the profusion of other...More

Thank Gitanjali S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been on the Sea Paradise Afternoon Snorkel twice and I've enjoyed it both times! Their tour bot is smaller than some of the others, but I really enjoy that it is a more intimate experience. They were the best priced tour we could find....More

Thank Nicole N
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atlantisaug
14 March 2017|
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Response from SeaParadiseInc | Property representative |
Aloha, thank you for your interest in Sea Paradise. Our sunset and moonlight manta ray tours are both very similar. On the sunset tour, we have you sail out and watch the sunset before getting in the water with the mantas... More
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Lizzylikestravel
5 March 2017|
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Response from SeaParadiseInc | Property representative |
Aloha, thank you for your interest in booking with Sea Paradise. Our snorkeling tours are first time friendly. We offer instruction and we have a few tricks up our sleeve to make sure everyone is relaxed and comfortable. The... More
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28Elbas
3 June 2016|
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Response from Christopher H | Reviewed this property |
You start off in deeper water; maybe 150 feet. This is where the boat holds. It is a short swim to shallow reefs; 10 - 40 feet of depth. The water is very clear and usually calm. Make sure you do not get too close to the... More
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