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Captain Cook Express Afternoon Snorkeling Tour

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    What to Expect
    With the world-renowned and historic destination of Kealakekua Bay just minutes from our point of departure, the Captain Cook Express is a personal, exciting, and efficient way to see the Bay named one of the world’s best snorkeling locations. Kealakekua Bay is a 315 acre marine sanctuary that boasts incredibly protected waters year round making it the best place in Hawaii for beginning snorkelers. 

    After a full hour of snorkeling in the crystal clear waters directly in front of the monument to Captain James Cook, you'll make your way back to Keauhou Bay along the South Kona coastline. Your Captain will maneuver our custom made vessels into the sea caves at the base of Hualalai, hugging the coast and detailing the culturally significant and geologically fascinating features along the way. Watch for dolphins, whales, sea turtles, and even herds of thousands of goats! If you plan on snorkeling while in Hawaii and want to see what few do, this is the tour for you.
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    Departure Point
    Keauhou Bay, Kahaluu-Keauhou, HI 96740, USA
    Departure Time
    12:30 PM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Snacks
    • Water & Juice
    • Snorkeling Gear
    • Flotation Devices (including snorkeling vests & view finder boards)
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Towels
    • Sunscreen
    • Swimsuits
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Swimming & snorkeling experience not necessary but recommended
    • Must be able to climb a short pool ladder
    • Women that are pregnant and individuals with back injuries are restricted
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My girlfriend and I went on this tour during our recent visit and we had such a great time! The crew was professional, knowledgeable, and truly wanted everyone to have the best experience possible. It’s nice that it’s a smaller boat with not too many people so that the crew is
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    We loved our snorkel tour! The boat ride, led by our wonderful captain Lauren, was an absolute blast. She provided excellent commentary along the way and we enjoyed the wind in our hair & sun on our faces as we flew across the water. Our group was lucky enough to see a shark
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    Great way to spend 3 hours. Our captain Carson was very informative and attentive. Takes about 20 minutes to get to Captain Cook monument where you snorkel for about 90 minutes then come back along the coast line explring caves and lava tubes. Smooth boat ride. Highly
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    We loved the Capt Cook Express tour! Only six of us on the boat made for a comfortable and personalized trip. Our Captain (Brian?) was so helpful and knowledgeable. Plenty of time to snorkel, saw lots of cool fish and then ended with a huge pod of spinner dolphins! Got some
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    I highly recommend this excursion! We had an amazing afternoon with Bill and McKenna. Bill spent a lot of time providing the group with information about the history of each area we stopped at and he had us laughing most of the time. McKenna was very helpful and ensured every
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