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Dolphins and You Private Boat Charter

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    What to Expect
    Celebrate your work party, birthday or other special event on board a private 55-foot power boat cruise!

    There is space on the boat's two decks and expansive front bow with wraparound seating is ideal for spotting marine life. This private charter is equipped with two bathrooms, and four showers. Access the Dolphins and You iTunes library and state-of-the-art surround sound speakers for music.

    With a seasoned captain and a crew of hula dancers, entertainers and certified lifesavers, you'll feel right at home in and out of the water. Customize your tour with Hawaiian cultural performances, or party in the ocean with snorkeling, stand-up paddle boards, sea kayaks and/or a 20-foot water slide. In any case, you'll be treated to lunch and refreshments.

    Dolphins and You charters have a maximum capacity of 65 passengers. Call VIATOR customer support or 808-696-4414 to inquire about larger groups. Book your ultimate Oahu private charter today.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Waianae Boat Harbor
    Departure Time
    3:30 PM
    Duration
    2h
    Inclusions
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Lunch (taro bun cheeseburger or veggie burger and chips)
    • Light refreshments (water and lemonade)
    • Driver/guide
    • All activities
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • 50% Deposit required at time of reservation
    • 100% Payment required 30 days prior to departure date
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Subject to weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant meals not included
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I can’t begin to express how impressive the crew are. They were so helpful and friendly. They made me feel so comfortable as I am am a senior citizen and worried about falling. There was someone there to lend a hand at all times. I loved the excursion and I loved these great
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    We had the most amazing day with the crew and staff on the dolphin trip! They were fantastic and extremely knowledgeable. We swam with multiple pods of dolphins. We saw lots of sea turtles and had a ton of fun on the boat!
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    I have swam with dolphins in captivity but nothing beats seeing them in their natural habitat. The tour was life changing. I really felt like such a small part of the world when I jumped in and saw all of the wildlife below... fish surrounded us, sea turtles and all kinds of
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    The crew was very friendly & personable. Awesome onboard photographer for regular & underwater photos. The boat was very clean. On our day of excursion - The tour bus was almost an hour late from Honolulu hotel pickups due to no shows .... so for those driving privately to
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    Response from AndYouCreations, Public Relations Manager at Dolphins and You Private Boat Charter
    Responded May 8, 2019
    Aloha: Thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts and feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you loved our crew, your photos and the cleanliness of our boat! These are all points of pride for our company. We have read through your concerns regarding your wait time at the harbor as a drive-out guest. It is very concerning to us that none of our guides or office staff called to give you an estimated wait time. We are working with our office and guide staff now to make sure that communication remains a priority with all of our guests. We are also going to adjust our 2nd tour start time, as we have found that adjustments to our tours have resulted in a delay between the arrival of the boat versus the arrival of the bus. To minimize any wait time, we are going to change the tour start time and corresponding pick-ups. Our average tour is around 5 hours with transportation included - with about 3.5 hours spent on the boat. So 6 hours would be an abnormally long day. And the average transportation time from Waikiki to Waianae Boat Harbor is 45 minutes. We would never be on the road for more than 2 hours unless there were serious traffic issues, multiple late guests or other unexpected circumstances. Communication here is key. We are working to make sure all guests are always aware of those circumstances so that they know what to expect. We hope our response is satisfactory and that our commitment to customer satisfaction is evident. If there is anything else we can do to work with you to continue to improve our tour, please don't hesitate to reach out to digital@andyoucreations.com. We hope to see you again some day! Safe travels and aloha!
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    I just got back to CT from Hawaii from a 9 day trip. I try to do different activities and I have to say that this was my favorite. They pick you from your hotel, the crew is just amazing and fun. They have a photographer so you have a chance to buy pictures at the end. The bus
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    By: Dolphins and You
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    ymh06
    10
    次も必ず参加します^ ^
    Swimming with dolphins in Hawaii was a life time experience (we even heard their squeaking sound!!) and we had so
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    Breda O
    Listowel, Kerry, Ireland
    215
    Great fun
    Had a great day from start to finish, all the crew were great fun, opted for the photo and video package which was
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    Marmar3019
    20
    Awesome tour to take in hawaii
    From start to finish they well prepared us for this tour and were so in tuned with all our needs. James the
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    273rhyss
    30
    Dolphins & You
    The staff were fantastic and made the experience very interactive. We didn't see many sea turtles but that's the
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    Jacobthebigdog99
    Sydney, Australia
    11
    Best day eved
    Awesome place to be in Hawaii, saw 15 dolphins swimming below us with amazing guides. So much fun and would
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    C1344KXangelag
    20
    Amazing adventure!
    Amazing experience...highly recommend this company. Friendly and knowledgeable staff and crew...It was
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    Inspiration804257
    Musashino, Japan
    20
    Fantastic experience
    I and the family of 4 enjoyed all of the activities of Dolphins & you when we visited Oahu end of December 2019.
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    Matthew G
    Chicago, Illinois
    51
    Amazing wildlife experience with Dolphins and turtles
    This was an amazing tour with an amazing staff and crew. They were full of energy and made the entire experience
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    Philbertlee
    30
    Really good
    Good energy from the moment you meet them. Great crew onboard. Overall, great memorable experience! highly
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    Q3200GYchloel
    101
    Highly recommend this tour
    The employees were very nice and took photos with us at the end and did a hula dance for us . We were served super
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    Go650667
    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    10
    Very Touristy. But good if that's you.
    Saw dolphins (just) and 1 turtle which was quite far away. Good for families and very touristy. Amazing staff.
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    Traceyski50
    21
    Dolphins and you
    The best experience I’ve ever had. The crew was AWESOME! Mel, Tyler and the rest of the crew were friendly, warm,
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    alsav85
    Brisbane, Australia
    134
    Most awesome experience!!
    We had the absolute best day on this tour! We got to see dolphins swimming right underneath us - a huge pod of
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    dododododoit
    Nashville, Tennessee
    9010
    Out of this world excitement
    It was an amazing experience, the crew were all entertaining, helpful and beyond friendly. Lunch was a cheese
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    0517Park
    10
    It's the worst experience.
    We moved an hour in the middle of the ocean with too many people in the small shuttle boat. During this time, my
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    Key Details
    • Dolphins and You
    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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