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Dolphin Discoveries

#4 of 199 Tours in Kailua-Kona Features Animals
Kaleiopapa Street, Keauhou Bay, Boat Launch Ramp, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-322-8000
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Great Experience!

Had a great trip, kids had a blast. Capt Sian and Amanda made our trip special. Simple to make... read more

Reviewed yesterday
1FW01
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Richmond, Virginia
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Dolphins and Captain Cook snorkelling - incredible day!!!

The dolphin excursion itself was exciting and Captain Siah and Amanda were extraordinary!! They... read more

Reviewed yesterday
zingrz
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Hamilton, Canada
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Dolphin Discoveries offers unique ocean experiences that will touch your heart and live in your memory for a lifetime!
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
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Kaleiopapa Street, Keauhou Bay, Boat Launch Ramp, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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+1 808-322-8000

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great trip, kids had a blast. Capt Sian and Amanda made our trip special. Simple to make reservations, easy check-in, available parking. Great instructions on the boat, everyone had fun. Take advantage of this trip with this company.

Thank 1FW01
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The dolphin excursion itself was exciting and Captain Siah and Amanda were extraordinary!! They were very insightful about where the dolphins would travel and respectful about disturbing them as little as possible. Our group was small and they made sure everyone had a chance to...More

Thank zingrz
Reviewed 3 days ago

Captain Nick and Kim were extremely knowledgeable and took us to the up the Kona coast to the perfect spot where the Dolphins were. It was truly amazing when you are in the water and pods of dolphins keep swimming by you, when they were...More

Thank lrwandkids
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was an unbelievable and magical experience, with two kid 9 and 6, only snorkels two times before, both felt completely safe with swim wests and in good hands with Kriss and David. Dolphins got so close and amazing to see!! Must do even for...More

Thank Krestina N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

How can you not rate a trip when you get to swim with spinner dolphins? This did not disappoint. From check-in to check out, Dolphin Discoveries was very friendly, pleasant, and amazing. We had Nick and Tiana, and both were 👌🏽. The boat ride will...More

Thank pogsie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This company takes you all along the Kona coast to get the best dolphin experience possible! We got to get nice and close to the dolphins and see them in the wild with their pods. The tour guides were kind and informative and tell you...More

Thank linaschott
Reviewed 5 days ago

Mike & Amanda were amazing ! We saw 3 pods of dolphins and still had time to go snorkel at captain cook bay. They were both very knowledgeable and informative about the island.

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Thank gailgailgail
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our third time out with DD over the last 6 years, and they have been top-notch each and every time. The crew is super friendly, helpful, and informative--and funny! Snorkeling at the Cook Monument is terrific, and since we always take the morning...More

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Thank Lance C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was amazing to see the free living dolphins so close and they come when they will. Great instruction about their live and about rules how to behave!

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Thank chiropulver
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the dolphin swim with Dolphin Discoveries. It was outstanding. Our guides Nick and Amanda were friendly, thoughtful and knowledgeable. A big plus with this company is the group size - about 12. This meant less time to get in and out of...More

Thank To_Far_From_Paradise
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A_NIELSEN_987
15 July 2017|
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Response from stik6 | Reviewed this property |
We were very conscious of that and we found that their treatment was outstanding. First off the dolphins are born there...the staff is great and very caring. If the dolphins don't feel like participating they aren't forced... More
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lauramarkoreilly
2 September 2016|
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Response from MicheleMTomM | Reviewed this property |
We don't think they meet cruise ships. If you can plan ahead, make a reservation. But, they depart at a harbor located 20 min. below Kona Kailua. They depart about 8:30 am. But, please check with company.
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Sandy W
14 June 2016|
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Response from LeeLee L | Reviewed this property |
Their phone number is website dolphin discoveries
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