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Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures

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“captain ron”(86 reviews)
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“manta ray”(94 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
+1 808-987-1584
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Reviewed January 3, 2013

Wow wow wow!!! What a fantastic christmas morning! We will remember it all our life! Captain Ron knows where the dolphins are! He can see where is everything in the Ocean! All the staff is great, you learn a lot about all the marine life......More

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Reviewed December 31, 2012

The professional staff made this the best adventure we had on the Big Island, and we did many. They did a great job teaching us all about these beautiful creatures and happily answered our children's many questions. They provided everything we needed, including a second...More

Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed December 14, 2012

Wow! Talk about a wonderful crew and a wonderful view! Despite my sea sickness, my whole family had a phenomenal time with Ron and Jessica! And there could not have been more dolphins to see and swim with! We saw over 500 after a short...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2012

I booked with Captain Ric before leaving based upon all of his great reviews and I have to say I'm sooo glad I did. It was a perfect day! Captain Ric and Jessica were wonderful! There were only 5 of us on the boat plus...More

Thank nancyr123
Reviewed December 11, 2012

We went on a night snorkel to look at manta rays with Captain Carl & Sean. What an amazing trip. Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures takes small groups (our group was 4) to the manta dive/snorkel site. They give you very personalized attention & are very...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2012

My son and I went on the Manta Ray trip with Captain Karl and Manta whisperer Sean. The seas were rough but they made sure our experience was awesome! Karl gave us a briefing on what to expect of the rays and how to behave...More

Thank sktenn
Reviewed December 6, 2012

i booked the night snorkel trip to see the mantas. there were only a total of 4 (they take a max of 6) in our group that night. sean and captain carl took great care of us. they gave us lots of info on what...More

Thank EmersonMonty
Reviewed November 26, 2012

Our group enjoyed a wonderful Manta Ray adventure thanks to Shawn/Sean and Carl. Awesome personal attention for each one of us. Watching the mantas gracefully glide through the water as they do their dinner ballet was more than we could have hoped for. A must...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed November 25, 2012

How can another human tell the rest of the world about a DNA-changing experience? Let me begin with the people involved: Captain Carl and Cheryl the Dolphin Swim Guide were the most intelligible and responsible Captain and Crew I have met in my many experiences...More

Thank BearBarber
Reviewed November 24, 2012

We were only in Kona for one day as we were on the NCL cruise and we knew this was the excursion for us! We left the harbour and within 15 minutes we stopped a pod of spinner dolphins. The staff was great at not...More

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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.