Explore our unique snorkeling destination — historic Kealakekua Bay and Captain Cook Monument!
Small Group Snorkel Adventures – Departs Keauhou Bay – up to 6 Passengers
- Adult Ages 13 and up
- Ride Along - Adult Ages 13 and up • No snorkeling privileges
- Child Ages 1 - 12 • Adult must be selected before selecting the Child option!
- Private Chartter Select this for a Private Charter of 1- 6 Guests!
Join us on a snorkeling excursion to beautiful Kealakekua Bay!
Join us on a small group snorkeling excursion to beautiful Kealakekua Bay and snorkeling at Captain Cook Monument aboard a fully covered, 22′ power catamaran boat. A maximum of 6 guests join us on this adventure, affording more personal attention on your day at Kealakekua Bay. The trip departs from Keauhou Bay and within a short time we reach the snorkeling destination – optimizing your time for snorkeling in the Bay’s calm, crystal clear and warm waters. The coral reef is abundant here, with a wide variety of colorful tropical fish and beautiful coral gardens. Resident pods of Hawaiian spinner dolphins are also common visitors to this Bay and are seen frequently on the trips. The trip is 2.5 – 3 hours and tours depart at 8am and 11:00am from Keauhou Bay. Trips include snorkel gear, drinks & snacks, floatation, and plenty of time snorkeling. The trip offers a unique boating experience you shouldn’t miss.
Small Tour Format : Max. 6 Guests per trip!
Our guests range from 3 to age 70. All guests who plan to enter the water or wish to snorkel must be good swimmers. We ensure everyone is having a good time and are in their comfort zones. Non-swimmers may join the trip at the “ride along” rate but may not snorkel. All guests should be under 250 pounds and be in excellent health and without any medical problems or mobility issues (anyone walking with a cane or needing assistance into or out of the boat from the dock – is not permitted to take this boat cruise.
About CAPTAIN COOK CRUISES:
Includes snorkel gear/ fins, drinks & snacks, floatation and a USCG captain on board to make sure your trip goes smoothly.
Our destination is Kealakekua Bay and Captain Cook Monument which is a short boat ride. The trip is a 2.5 – 3 hour cruise from beginning to end. This is a shared charter with other guests, not a private charter but you can also book the entire boat allowing more flexibility on your trip. Enjoy our super low prices for this small group snorkeling excursion (maximum 6 guests per trip) to Kealakekua Bay.
If you have more than 6 guests, then you can join our other snorkel excursion (Captain Cook Snorkeling Cruise that is just $119.95 on a larger boat and with the same great snorkeling destination – Kealakekua Bay. You can book that trip from this website as well.
The waters at Captain Cook Monument and Kealakekua Bay are comfortably warm and crystal clear. There is an abundance of sea-life including:
- Tropical fish
- Coral reefs
- Hawaiian spinner dolphins
- Humpback whales &
- Manta Rays
Our snorkel tours offer an easy and ecological way to access all that nature has to offer in Hawaii. This snorkeling cruise includes everything including a USCG captain, snorkel gear and 2.5 -3 hours to enjoy the best part of the warm Kona sun. This Guided trips offer local color and history that will make the trip more than just outdoor recreation.
We also offer a Deluxe Private Charter which is exclusive to your party alone – you can learn more about in the item listing for Deluxe Private Charter. The price for up to 6 guests is $799.95 and can also be booked from our website.
A nice assortment of snacks and drinks (includes: bottled water, potato chips, cookies, granola bars and trail mix) are complimentary on each trip.