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Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures

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Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures
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“brownie”(134 reviews)
“manta ray”(112 reviews)
Swim with Wild Dolphins & Manta Rays everyday. Established in 2002 and still going strong; We have been the Winner of the Certificate of Excellence for 10 years now. We are a Big Island of Hawaii adventure for swimming with Dolphins & Manta Rays...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked with coral reef on the recommendation of a friend who used to live in Kona. We are so glad we did. First, coming from the cruise ship we had trouble getting a taxi willing to drop us off so I called to let...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Gabie R
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want to go snorkeling in Kona, this is the company you want to do it with! They are amazing and so very accommodating. We had an awesome experience with both our dolphin snorkeling trip AND our manta ray snorkeling. Both adventures were perfect....More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous time on this tour. Great crew and staff. They were very attentive and wanted to be as prepared as possible to make sure we saw mantas on our tour. Got us in the water quickly so we didn’t miss a moment with the gentle...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Stay45973417436
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and went out for a snorkel swim on November 24th for her birthday. It was without a doubt one of the wildlife encounters i have ever had. Some of the dolphins came up to checkout their reflections in the glass of the dome...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank CaptainAlanC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been on a few snorkeling trips but this was the best because of the crew experience. They were knowledgeable and fun. They got us in the right spot and maximized our experience. Price was good and especially since they only take out a small...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went out on November 2. It was a beautiful day. The crew were great. Seeing and swimming with the spinner dolphins was amazing. Same for the manta. We had to skip the coral reef snorkeling as one of us suddenly became very seasick. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank markmQ6661BR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw dozens of HUGE manta rays on the night snorkel! They were so close they even touched us a couple of times, and were doing all kinds of barrel rolls to eat the most plankton. The guides provided wetsuits, waters & juices, and even...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I specifically chose Coral Reef Adventures after reading all of the reviews on TripAdvisor, and they did not disappoint! We really liked that there were only 6 guests total on the trip and 2 crew who were very friendly and knowledgeable about...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank mcgintax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience. Captain Zack did a great job getting us safely to and from the snorkel sight. Guide Leslie was very knowledgeable about the mantas and shared a lot of information with us. She also guided us around the snorkel sight to give us the...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 725tammyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Emily and Captain Ron did a great job and provided an outstanding experience in a boutique environment (small group experience).

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Chunling L
October 4, 2017|
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Response from Ron G | Property representative |
Aloha. We like to meet one hour before Sunset. And that changes throughout the year. So it can be anywhere from 5 to 6 for our first Charter. This way we arrive to the site right at sunset when the manta rays start to feed... More
Deanna L
August 11, 2016|
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Response from dar0898 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a custom time if you call them....or do the afternoon dive....or evening manta dive
May 7, 2016|
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Response from palegail2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I paid $250 for two adults, for the half day tour. That does not include tax and tip.