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Afternoon Snorkel and Ocean Playground

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USD 96.75
2 travellers
    What to Expect

    Step aboard and enjoy the beautiful Waianae coastline by catamaran and look out for the wildlife on the ride. Stop to snorkel at a pristine reef area and enjoy the wonder of the ocean.

    Stop At:

    • Hawaii Nautical, 2045 Lauwiliwili St, Kapolei, Oahu, HI 96707-3900
    • Waianae Mountain Range, Waianae, Oahu, HI
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Waianae Boat Harbor, 85-471 Farrington Hwy, Waianae, HI 96792, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-up is only available from listed hotels.  If your hotel is not listed, we will contact you with the nearest pick-up location.  Please contact us upon confirmation to confirm your exact pick-up location & time.

    Please allow up to 10 minutes of flexibility in actual departure time due to traffic conditions, construction, and location issues. A short walk may be required.
    Departure Time
    1:30 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Beverages
    • Snacks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Additional alcoholic drinks past the two provided per person
    • Transport from Waikiki hotels
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum drinking age is 21 years old
    • 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 25 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
    Booked this excursion through Aulani and it was amazing. I have done many snorkel trips before but the crew was amazing and the service was great. Nice catamaran and plenty of time in the water and whale watching.
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    Response from hawaiinautical, Manager at Afternoon Snorkel and Ocean Playground
    Responded 16 Oct. 2019
    Aloha BNancy2704! We’re so happy you enjoyed your whale watch! We'll share your positive feedback with the crew and we hope you come back soon, a hui hou!
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    The west side dolphin adventure is one of my favorite things to do on Oahu. I really enjoy my time with Hawaii Nautical! 5 star guest service! The boat crew was attentive and jolly! We got see a pod of dolphin and even snorkel next to a turtle!!! We saw different variety of
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Hawaii Nautical
    1,616 reviews
    Crew was super nice
    Would go again although we did not see any whales. The catamaran was fun to just be on for a few hours :)
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    Waste of time and money
    For starters I’m certainly not reviewing the staff. They were just fine. But I struggle to say we sale whales when
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    Great Service and Awesome Snorkeling
    Lisa and her crew were professional, funny, and very helpful. The trip was a blast and the turtles were awesome.
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    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Beautiful day on the water
    Tons of turtles and fish swimming around. My friend and I had a great time on and off the catamaran! We were there
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    Great crew & we saw WHALES!
    The crew was amazing. It was winter so we didn’t except great visibility but it was still great swimming with the
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    Memories to last a lifetime!
    What a wonderful way to spend time. The all woman crew was fabulous! Thank you for keeping us safe had providing
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    A great day out!
    We rated this as our favourite activity in Hawaii. A fantastic crew of Lucy, Kia and Chelsea who were relaxed,
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    So worth it!
    I actually wish we could have booked this trip a second time. The crew was awesome, the boat was great and we were
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    Sunset Cruise
    The cruise was ok. It cost $89 per person and you go out for 2 hours. They serve food, which is terrible, dried up
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    Chesterfield, Virginia
    Fun family whale watch
    We (myself, husband and 2 sons) had a great time looking for whales- sadly only got a glimpse but we did see its
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    Couldn’t of imagined the trip going any better!
    My family couldn’t of asked for a more BEAUTIFUL animal experience! We saw plenty of amazing dolphins, sharks,
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    Turtle tour
    You want to snorkle with turtles? This is the trip to take. Good accommodations and nice people. Try the purple
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    Great Experience
    My husband and I had a great experience with Hawaii Nautical! Although, I was seasick (first time ever) I felt
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    No whales ☹️
    We didn't see any whales on our excursion. We were all looking for them and nothing. But we were served unlimited
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    Lafayette, California
    Fantastic whale watching cruise
    Saw 3 humpbacks including multiple breaches with flukes on display. Friendly staff and perfect conditions.
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