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Dolphin Excursions Snorkel Adventure

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“captain jenna”(65 reviews)
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Our educational tour lead by marine biologists and naturalists is based on the leeward coast of the island of Oahu and is dedicated to guiding guests to a low impact interaction, in and out of the water, with wild dolphins, turtles, pristine living...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
84-471 Farrington Hwy, Waianae, Oahu, HI 96792-1943
+1 808-239-5579
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Reviewed yesterday

I've always wanted to swim in the ocean with dolphins and sea turtles and Dolphin Excursions made my dream come true! No words can describe the experience, I suggest everyone try it at least one.The staff were amazing and very helpful and made sure we...More

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Thank Leon_from_Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was amazing from start to finish! Within minutes we were viewing spinner dolphins... And shortly after,we were in the water with them! The staff on board was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. They made the experience that much better. I truly can't say enough how...More

Thank Jake H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Crew was amazing, everyone was really nice, and a great tour. Saw a bunch of dolphins and sea turtles

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Thank TimD0416
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the 7:00 a.m. trip and immediately saw and were in the water with spinner dolphins. An unexpected surprise came after that with over 20 minutes spent literally in the middle of pilot whales. The whales were unbothered by our presence and seemed thrilled...More

Thank amistydawn
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I had a blast. They took us out for a few hours and we saw tons of dolphins!!!! Just feet away. The spot for sea turtles was also cool and you can get really close to those as well. The crew was...More

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Thank bleawill
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dolphin Excursions is a wonderful company to experience this with! They are knowledgable, laid back & safe. They keep trying until you find dolphins, turtles or whales. We had the best time and saw so much!

Thank Natalie I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Swimming this close with Dolphins, turtles was definitely an awesome experience. To top, the crew of dolphin excursions was super fun and friendly! I highly recommend to take the photographer package, as Paul will ensure to take pictures that you will cherish lifetime.

Thank Abha G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just the most amazing excursion.... We were up early (4am to be picked up at 5), but had an amazingly cheerful and enthusiastic tour host called Mandy. Mandy is also a captain, however todays captain was Jenna (who everyone raves about for the...More

Thank djobs
Reviewed 1 week ago

For the first time I saw dolphins from so close! It was an amazing experience, very fast reply, easy moving reservaton time, on time pick up, very lovely people. I was scared that I won't be able to see the dolpins but we did and...More

Thank Klaudia A
Reviewed 1 week ago

It all started great and the crew was so kind, helpful, accommodating and informative. We saw dolphins and turtles and a string ray. Everything you went out to see. Thank you. Gail

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5 September 2018|
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Response from patrickandmadi | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we did this excursion a few weeks ago. On each side of the boat there is a bouy so you climb out of the boat on to the bouy, sit on the bouy and then when they tell you to jump in, you simply slide off the bouy... More
23 August 2018|
Response from Carolyn K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. . .I can't answer that. . .Please contact Dolphin Excursions directly.
14 July 2018|
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Response from Lisa D | Property representative |
You may join us on the excursion. Getting in the water and snorkeling is optional, so if you are uncomfortable at anytime you may stay on the boat. Snorkeling off our vessel is in depth varying from 30-100 ft deep, so you... More