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About Aloha Ocean Excursions
Get up close and personal with the Hawaiian coastline and marine life on our exciting boat tours, whale watching excursions and snorkeling adventure! Located in Kona in Hawaii's Big Island, Sea Hawaii Rafting offers an adventure of a lifetime. Our Zodiac adventures are state of the art and environmentally friendly. Our experienced captains and crew will lead you to discover the best Hawaii has to offer.
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
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All reviews captain kris rafting trip manta rays wet suits hot cocoa highlight of our trip amazing night great hosts an amazing experience these guys within inches smaller boat once in a lifetime highly recommend this tour night snorkel zodiac aloha
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Captain Kris is an amazing guide. We had a lovely trip and a gorgeous snorkel. Along the way, Kris told us all about the island, lava, folklore and dolphins. We saw spinners jumping in the air. Great trip!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RyanL99
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I can’t recommend Aloha Ocean Excursions and Captain Kris more! We went on a morning snorkel tour and had the best time ever. Not only because we saw spinner dolphins immediately but because he incredibly knowledgeable about everything on the island, he’s also an all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

I wish I could give a 10 out of 10. Chris and Buddha delivered and then some! Buddha was our guide in the water and knew just how to position us for the best view. The manta rays came right under our board several times,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank msmcelroy
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Despite a confirmation E-mail 1 day ahead, there was noone showing up for the Manta-tour. Disappointed having missed the Mantas

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marmosim
Reviewed 30 September 2017

I can't actually rate the manta ray snorkel, since Kris was unable to make the scheduled reservation time. However, he wanted to make sure I didn't miss the singular awe of these giant manta rays, so he booked me with another boat. Kris promised me...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sueheim
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have known Captain Kris for the many years I have been returning to Kona. Each and every rafting trip has been memorable. This time, however, was the best! On the way to Captain Cook's monument, we stopped and got to swim with a few...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank LindyPhx
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We loved this excursion with Chris who provided great history of this beautiful part of the island and couldn't of been more hospitable. The snorkeling was amazing and we were lucky enough to get in the water with a pod of dolphins. Excursions with Chris...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mccluskeymom
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Captain Kris and Buddha are quite the dynamic duo. Kris took us to a spot away from the other boats and Buddha attracted the Manta's like he was some laser light show in Vegas. After the manta rays started dancing Buddha called us in the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Shannon K
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Chris is extremely friendly and knowledgeable! They provided everything needed including snorkels,wet suits,snacks, and drinks. Buddha is your guide in the water and did an outstanding job. He is a local that knows the ways of the ocean and Manta Rays. We stayed out...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jeremywilson54
kaimitehani, Owner at Aloha Ocean Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Aloha Jeremy!! Thanks for the positive review. We strive for personalized attention and experience for all our guests. We hope to see you again. Mahalo Kris henry

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely phenomenal experience on our night snorkel with Chris our fantastic and knowledgeable guide and Rassan as our captain who selected the top spot for us to park our boat and wait for mantas to appear. We had as many as nine...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Msmcshiz
kaimitehani, Owner at Aloha Ocean Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you very much! We had a great trip that evening! Thanks for the positive feedback! We look forward to taking you all out again upon your return. Have a great rest of the summer! Much aloha, Kris henry Aloha Ocean Excursions

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Response from Michele M | Reviewed this property |
Kris Henry is the best! Go to Aloha Ocean Excursions website & check out all info or just give him a call 808-325-7444 Enjoy your snorkeling...you won't be disappointed :)