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Reefdancer Semi-Sub Boat Cruise with Underwater Views from Lahaina Harbor
If you like sea creatures, but have no desire to scuba dive, this tour offers an alternative. Relax on board a glass bottom boat where every seat is a window seat, and prepare for an underwater show. Divers bring animals such as octopus, urchins, crabs, and starfish up to the windows for viewing, making every trip a unique experience. This is a family-friendly experience that is fun for all ages.
Waikiki Beach Glass Bottom Boat Cruise
Don't miss the chance of seeing some of Oahu's most exciting marine life. This tour takes you out onto the water and over tropical reefs and one of Hawaii’s popular shipwrecks. As you sail, leep an eye out for honu (sea turtles), eels, reef sharks, dolphins, and schools of tropical fish, all visible from the deck of our vessel through the boat's glass bottom.
Glass-bottom Boat Reef Tour
Experience the rainbow-colored fish and bright corals beneath the waves without ever getting wet during this glass-bottom boat trip from Kona. Climb aboard your 36-foot (10-meter) vessel (specially designed for floating above reefs) with an expert naturalist as you explore the incredible marine landscape of Hawaii. As you cruise, observe Hawaii’s underwater coastline and admire fascinating creatures like dolphins, turtles and maybe even a seasonal whale or two.
Glass-Bottom Boat Cruise from Waikoloa
See the tropical fish, sea turtles, and coral of Anaeho’omalu Bay on a glass-bottom boat ride. Enjoy shaded seating and beautiful ocean panoramas aboard a 26-foot (7.9-meter) boat, departing from Waikoloa, close to Kona. Expert guides join you on board to discuss Hawaiian marine life and answer any questions as you examine the underwater world through the glass. This scenic cruise is engaging for travelers of all ages, and returns to your original departure point.
Hawaii | Waikiki Beach Sightseeing Cruise - Glass Bottom Boat
Get out onto the water in Oahu for an express sightseeing cruise, even if you just have an hour to spare. This glass-bottom boat tour is the perfect introduction to Hawaiian sea life, as the expert captain and crew help spot creatures like green sea turtles (honu), migrating whales, and dolphins. Unlike other catamaran cruises, this one lets you look underwater through clear magnifying port holes.
Morning Wildlife Cruise in Waikiki, Oahu
Hawaii is teeming with wildlife, both on land and in the water. Embark on a cruise from Waikiki and set your sights on aquatic species during this morning excursion. Sail along Oahu's South Shore on a glass-bottom boat and keep your eyes peeled for wildlife like green sea turtles, reef sharks, eels, dolphins, and several species of tropical fish.
Whale Watching On The Big Island
Hawaii’s Big Island is home to migrating pods of humpback whales, which often breach as they build up energy for their northward migration. This narrated tour brings you to some of the best viewing grounds via 24-person catamaran. You’re able to hear the whales singing through the provided hydrophones. The tour provider guarantees whale sightings or the next trip is free.
Chief's Luau Admission
Enjoy a traditional lei greeting and experience a luau on Oahu. Hosted by Chief Sielu, Original World Fire Knife Dance Champion, this event provides the ideal opportunity to immerse yourself in island culture. Watch a Polynesian show, learn headband weaving before indulging in a Hawaiian feast, including pineapple glazed chicken and kalua pork. Upgrade to include priority access and convenient pickup, for a hassle-free experience.
Salute to Pearl Harbor
While visiting Honolulu, take a half-day tour of Pearl Harbor that details the history of World War II in Hawaii. Visit the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument and Battleship Row with a guide who shares informative commentary about Oahu during the war in the Pacific.
The Kona Adventurer Scavenger Hunt
Enjoy a fun, family-friendly, and completely unique way to explore downtown Kona with this scavenger hunt. Connect with your virtual host via WhatsApp and follow along with the interactive game in real-time as you explore the volcanic landscapes on foot. Choose team Turtle or Eagle, depending on the kind of challenge you want, and get set for two hours of exploring as you hunt for clues and carry out creative challenges
Na Pali Sunset & Sightsee Boat Tour
Seventeen miles of sea arches, hidden caves, and spectacular shoreline, witnessing the Na Pali coast is a must on any visit to Kauai. On this tour, you’ll get to truly sink it in, exploring the waters’ length via power catamaran, searching for dolphins and humpback whales (if its the right seaon), stopping for an al fresco dinner, and toasting to Kauai’s “Garden Isle” beauty while the sun falls behind Na Pali’s horizon.
Humpback Whale Watch in Kona
Hawaii’s Kona Coast is a popular stop for humpback whales on their annual migration, and sightings are common during the winter season. With this tour, set sail on board a small boat and have chance to admire the whales in their natural environment. Learn more about the fascinating creatures from your naturalist guide, listen to whale song using the boat’s hydrophone, and perhaps see different whale species such as Pilot, Beaked, or Melon-Headed whales.
Four Winds II Molokini Snorkeling Tour from Maalaea Harbor
Snorkeling in Molokini Crater is undeniably one of the best parts about visiting Maui. Here in this crescent, submerged volcano off Maui’s southern coastline, over 250 species of fish inhabit a world-class reef. Experience water so exceptionally clear you can see down 75 feet, and swim with schools of tropical fish while cruising the vibrant reef. You can also just sit and suntan on the deck, with sweeping views of Haleakala set just off the back of the boat.
What people are saying about Glass Bottom Boat Tours in Hawaii
Reefdancer Semi-Sub Boat Cruise with Underwater Views from Lahaina Harbor"Great experience! Rachel, the Naturalist was excellent. Divers found urchins, cucumbers, and an octopus to bring to us for pictures."..."
Waikiki Beach Glass Bottom Boat Cruise"The workers were great, had a great experience. Was able to see whales even though that was not part of the tour. Boat was clean and staff was efficient."..."
Glass-bottom Boat Reef Tour"This glass bottom boat Tour was awesome!!! Amy was very informative and professional. She was answering all of the questions and smiling."..."
Glass-Bottom Boat Cruise from Waikoloa"The crew was friendly and knowledgeable. We seen a lot of different things. We all had a great time."..."
Hawaii | Waikiki Beach Sightseeing Cruise - Glass Bottom Boat"We had an amazing time! Operators were friendly and laid back, the views were beautiful! Absolutely would recommend."..."
Morning Wildlife Cruise in Waikiki, Oahu"Crew was incredibly friendly and knowledgeable, and they did a great job of keeping us entertained and engaged. Boat was spacious and didn’t feel overcrowded with four Lots of aquatic life to be seen as well as notable points of interest on land."..."
Whale Watching On The Big Island"Toward the end of migration season but we were lucky to see a few whales. The dolphins playing in the boat wake was an amazing sight too. Great trip. Avoid if you’re prone to seasickness."..."
Chief's Luau Admission"The workers are so attentive and wonderful. The whole thing was very enjoyable from start to finish. Loved dancing in the moonlight with my husband. The whole performance was exceptional. The dancers were terrific."..."
Salute to Pearl Harbor"Oli was great driver and tour guide. This was well worth the money. No need to spend hundreds if dollars for thos tour. Book Sakute to Pearl Harbor."..."
The Kona Adventurer Scavenger Hunt"It was a lovely experience that got us out in the town and acquainted with some of the local lore. Tara was very responsive and easy to communicate with. We had a great time and I’d recommend it."..."
Na Pali Sunset & Sightsee Boat Tour"Great scenery, wonderful crew, and saw 3 whales. You leave your shoes at the dock and Board barefoot. Take sea sickness meds 1/2 hour before boarding and bring ginger chews and a towel. It is worth it to have a fantastic time!"..."
Humpback Whale Watch in Kona"Chad was a lot of fun. He really went out of his way to find the whales. Several things that i didn't know about this trip. You do need to take your shoes off on the boat and the ride is quite bumpy ( probably not the best if you have health issues or are pregnant). Liked the small group feel. Chad was very knowledgeable about the whales and the island. Would highly recommend."..."
Four Winds II Molokini Snorkeling Tour from Maalaea Harbor"Wonderful excursion. 100% recommend! Boat, crew, food, drinks, snorkeling, etc was perfect and my family had an excellent time!"..."
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