The Fair Wind II is fun for the whole family, no matter what your age or
experience. Snorkel, swim, sightsee and enjoy the calm, crystal-clear
waters of historic Kealakekua Bay marine sanctuary and site of the
Captain Cook Monument.

Experience a beautiful Kona morning cruise to historic Kealakekua Bay
aboard the Fair Wind II. Enjoy pristine snorkeling, an island-fresh
breakfast, and a tasty grilled BBQ lunch -- and maybe even try the
waterslide and high jump! Perfect for all ages and abilities.

Great snorkeling - great value! A shortened version of the morning cruise
aboard the Fair Wind II vessel with a light snack included. Enjoy
abundant marine life, pristine snorkeling at Kealakekua Bay, waterslides,
high-jump, and the rich historical beauty along the way.

HULA KAI
For a truly unique experience, join us aboard Fair Wind’s sister vessel,
Hula Kai. This powerful 55’ catamaran is full of first-class comforts like
individual theater style seating and scrumptious food.

Explore multiple snorkel locations along the stunning South Kona Coast
while enjoying first-class comfort aboard the smooth and speedy Hula
Kai. Tropical breakfast and a hearty grilled BBQ lunch included. A relaxing
adventure not to be missed! Ages 7 & up.

Travel Channel calls snorkeling with Manta Rays one of the "Top-10
things to do in your lifetime"! View these gentle giants firsthand as they
perform mesmerizing acrobatic maneuvers beneath you while feeding on
plankton. The ultimate snorkeling experience!


KEAUHOU HARBOR
Keauhou Bay is a historic area in the Kona District of the Big Island of
Hawaiʻi located eight miles south of Kailua-Kona. The name comes from
ke au hou which means "the new era" in the Hawaiian Language.
Numerous petroglyphs and a Heiau are found at Keauhou Harbor.

The Keauhou Harbor Resort area includes the Sheraton Kona Resort &
Spa at Keauhou Bay, the 22.9-acre, Keauhou Shopping Center, two golf
courses, timeshare, residential and resort condominiums.
78-7130 Kaleiopapa Street,
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 

Keauhou Harbor by Fair Wind
Fair Wind II and Hula Kai departing Keauhou Harbor photo courtesy Fair Wind Cruises.

Video courtesy Fair Wind Cruises
SNORKEL CRUISESNIGHT MANTA RAY SNORKEL
SPORTFISHINGWATERCRAFT RENTALS12 MOORINGS
PIERVESSEL WASHDOWN30' WIDE LAUNCH RAMP
Fair Wind Cruises provides top-rated Big Island
of Hawaii snorkel tours from Kona.

Since 1971, Fair Wind Cruises has been the best choice for
experiencing Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay and remote
South Kona snorkeling.  We have unique options for everyone –
family fun, first-time snorkelers, thrill seekers, and manta ray
encounters – that is sure to be the highlight of your Hawaii vacation.

KEAUHOU HARBOR
78-7130 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

19° 33′ 42″ N, 155° 57′ 47″ W


Hawaii Island District Office - (808) 327-3690

DLNR.BD.HonokohauHarbor@hawaii.gov

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(800) 677-9461



SEA PARADISE - Offering Kona, Hawaii's best snorkeling tours.

Sailing and snorkeling adventures await you in the crystal clear blue
waters off the Kona Coast aboard the luxurious 50 foot sailing
catamaran named, “Hoku Nui.” Hoku Nui's spacious design allows
guests a 360 degree view of the stunning Kona coastline.

Shade is provided by the bimini top over the main cabin. Wide steps
with hand railing allow in water access. This new vessel is a beautiful
addition to our sailing and snorkeling tours on the majestic Island of
Hawai'i.


(808) 322-2500






Unique Snorkeling Adventures in South Kona

Sea Quest has been providing personal and exciting rafting and
snorkeling adventures along the South Kona Coast of the Big Island
of Hawaii since 1988.
(808) 329-7238
Photos courtesy Sea Quest Hawaii
Photos courtesy Sea Paradise
Hawaii Island and Ocean Tours is a locally owned and operated tour
company that offers passengers the opportunity to explore the natural
wonders of the Kona side of Hawaii’s Big Island.

During the day, our experienced crew leads tours through clear blue waters,
where passengers can explore the local sea life, see Hawaiian Spinner
Dolphins playing in the wild, and learn about Hawaiian culture. When the
sun sets, we offer a unique nighttime snorkel adventure with the majestic
and graceful Kona Manta Rays near the shores of the Keauhou Bay.
Honokohau Manta Ray Night Snorkel
Keauhou Manta Ray Night Snorkel
4 hour Morning Snorkel / Lunch
2.5 Hour Morning Snorkel / Marine Watch
78-7138 KaleioPapa St. Kailua-Kona
(808) 313-1116
The Big Island is where ancient Hawaiian traditions began. With Anelakai
Adventures, you’ll experience Hawaii as the locals do, immersing
yourself in the area, the history, the culture, and our amazing ocean.

We always have a blast with our Ohana — our family — and would love
to share a day of fun with yours!

See Hawaii's amazing ocean and the aquatic life that teems under the
surface —turtles, dolphins, whales, manta rays and more fish than you
can imagine with Anelakai Adventures.
(808) 987-0377
Photos courtesy Anelakai Adventures
78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Manta Ray Night Snorkel in Kona


Hawaiian Double Hull Canoe Tour


Keauhou Bay Kayak Tours
Live Reservations
Hawaii Oceanic - Big Island Snorkeling Tours
Book a Big Island Snorkeling tour and experience Hawaii’s famous coral
reefs, manta rays, humpback whales, and more!
Kealakekua Bay Snorkel
(Captain Cook Monument)
Manta Magic
Snorkel in the protected marine sanctuary that’s regarded as one of
the most beautiful coral reefs in all of Hawaii.
Find out why the Travel Channel calls the manta ray snorkel
experience “one of the top ten things to do in your lifetime.” It’s that
amazing!
(808) 209-9680
Photos courtesy Hawaii Oceanic
SECOND MANTA RAY NIGHT SNORKELING TOUR
Deluxe Private Charter -
Morning Captain Cook Dolphin & Snorkel Cruise
Deluxe Morning Captain Cook Snorkeling Tour
Deluxe Afternoon Captain Cook Snorkeling Tour

Deluxe Private Charter - Afternoon Captain Cook Cruise
Captain Cook Cruises - Entering the calm waters of Kealakekua Bay
you will snorkel with tropical fish, above coral gardens and with luck
watch Hawaiian spinner dolphins, green sea turtles & humpback whales
(Seasonal - November to March). See where the famous explorer James
Cook first arrived in Hawaii. Visit the site of historic Ka`awaloa village
and Hawaiian Royalty.
Photos courtesy Captain Cook Cruises
(808) 378-7516
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Let MY KONA ADVENTURES take you on a once-in-a-lifetime Hawaiian
adventure where we create memories for you that last a lifetime. Whether
viewing migrating whales who have returned to their calves or even
braving the darkness to be mesmerized by the acrobatic manta rays, all of
our Big Island boat and snorkel tours promise the unparalleled beauty and
unique Hawaiian experience that only My Kona Adventures can provide.
MANTA RAY NIGHT SNORKEL
Live Reservations
Photo courtesy My Kona Adventures
(808) 895-8951
Witness the famous Kona sunsets from the ocean during this popular
excursion! After the sun goes down, jump in the water and swim with
magnificent manta rays!