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.
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 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
• SNORKEL CRUISES • NIGHT MANTA RAY SNORKEL
• SPORTFISHING • WATERCRAFT RENTALS • 12 MOORINGS
• PIER • VESSEL WASHDOWN • 30' 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.
78-7130 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
19° 33′ 42″ N, 155° 57′ 47″ W
Hawaii Island District Office - (808) 327-3690
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.
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.
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.
78-7138 KaleioPapa St. Kailua-Kona
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.
78-7138 Kaleiopapa St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Book a Big Island Snorkeling tour and experience Hawaii’s famous coral reefs, manta rays, humpback whales, and more!
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!
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!
This site is NOT affiliated with Harbor management, the State of Hawaii, Dept. of Transportation, Harbors Division, DLNR nor DBOR.