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Sunlight on Water

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74-381 Kealakehe Pkwy Ste A, Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2709
+1 808-896-2480
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Swimming with dolphins

Highlight of our trip. Amazing to see Dolphins in their natural environment swimming freely... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
windsorho
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Plano, Texas
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Must experience this!

Swimming with the dolphins was so much fun and transformative. I loved that the crew took time to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
InternationalGal
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Portland, Oregon
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74-381 Kealakehe Pkwy Ste A, Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2709
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+1 808-896-2480

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Highlight of our trip. Amazing to see Dolphins in their natural environment swimming freely. Especially cute to see baby dolphins swimming side by side with their mama. The captain and his crew was very attentive, serving snacks, muffins, coffee etc. once in a life time...More

Thank windsorho
Reviewed 6 days ago

Swimming with the dolphins was so much fun and transformative. I loved that the crew took time to inform us of what to do and not to do so that the dolphins are safe from humans. Just being in the water with these graceful creatures...More

Thank InternationalGal
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so lucky, there were dolphins everywhere! We had a very skillful and helpful staff on the boat. They knew where the dolphins were and also the manta rays some days before. They helped us with equipment and and also with snacks and something...More

Thank Eva L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got spoiled with sunny skies, massive pods of dolphins, whales, turtles, and a tiger shark to top it off. Magical day. Big thank-you to the awesome operators!!

Thank coopstar1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful staff and wonderful boat tour. We had an epic day where a couple pods of dolphins just swam circles around us for 40 minutes, then we found a few more and then we went to a reef to snorkel. A+ day.

Thank dukefast7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saved lots of money by booking the dolphin swim and manta ray snorkel both with Sunlight on Water and because we had a large group. I highly recommend doing both. The crew was fun and genuine in making sure we had a good time....More

Thank beentie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time with this company. The staff were attentive to make sure we were all comfortable in the water. We saw three mantas! The hot shower when you got of the water made it so much easier to warm up. They also...More

Thank Lindsay T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The crew was great! Very helpful and nice. They put a lot of effort in making their customers happy. We went to a site to see the mantas but didn’t see any, so the captain took us a long way to find a spot to...More

Thank ibethandrea8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took two trips with Sunlight on Water this past week: one to swim with dolphins and one to the manta rays. The crew on the first trip to free swim with dolphins - Victoria and Josh - were excellent. Knowledgeable, kind and fun. Got...More

Thank Pixie E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The water guide wasted paid dolphin swimming time by engaging in an arguemmet with other swimmers in the water for about 10-15 minutes. Captain finally told the crew to get back on board and the boat moved. Very inappropriate and unprofessional of this charter to...More

Thank AbbyPebbles
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Chris_in_Hawii
23 March 2016|
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Response from M Y | Property representative |
Aloha! We do take photos of you on the boat and in the water. We provide 10-15 photos to you at no cost. You are welcome to bring your own camera also! Aloha Melainah
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timetraveller_20110
20 August 2015|
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Response from manwanger | Reviewed this property |
we had about an hour in the water. however, about 15 minutes of this time was as the sun was setting without light boards out. i was the only person that jumped in the water and just snorkeled. this was vastly superior to... More
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Phil E
19 January 2015|
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Response from M Y | Property representative |
Aloha, We do have space on Tuesday, January 20 Night Manta Snorkel. However, there is big surf predicted and may impact our ability to go out. Please give us a call. Mahalo Melainah
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