Relax and enjoy the beautiful waters of Kealakekua Bay on this beautiful tour departing from Honokohau Harbor. You will have the chance to discover the beautiful seascape with beautiful sea caves, lava tubes and amazing wildlife.
Trained professional captains will guide you and entertain you with their vast knowledge of the wildlife and tales of Hawaiian folklore as you travel out to the pristine waters of Kealakekua Bay. On the tour we often see Whales (during the winter), dolphins, flying fish turtles and an abundance of beautiful reef fish.
What to Know
Tuesday and Thursday
Check in: 7:45am at the Honokohau Marina.
Tour duration: 3 hours (8:00am - 11:00am) Tuesdays also @ 3:30-6:30 sunset
Includes: Snacks of chips, cookies and assortment of beverages (soda, juice, water).
Please bring: a light cover up, sunscreen, hat or visor, sunglasses, and camera.
Passengers sit on the side pontoons and each boat will hold up to 16 passengers.
Restrictions: Due to the bouncy nature of ocean rafting we do not allow pregnant women or people with back or neck problems on our tours.
Children under 4 are also prohibited.
Captain Zodiac is located in the Honokohau Marina and small boat harbor located approximately 5 miles south of the Kona Airport (3rd traffic light) and approximately 2 miles north of the town of Kailua-Kona (2nd traffic light).
The harbor entrance (Kealakehe Street) can be found by looking for a sign on the highway marked "HONOKOHAU MARINA" between mile markers 97 and 98. After turning onto Kealakehe Street make your first right and look for a mall with a blue tile roof. Our office is the first in the mall on the right.
Amazing opportunity for an intimate whale sighting experience.