Snorkeling and Scuba
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With 1,200 miles of coral reef fringing the Hawaiian Islands, snorkeling and scuba diving are two of the island's most popular water activities. The South Shore of Molokai is home to Hawaii’s longest barrier reef. At 28 miles, these lush underwater gardens are teeming with green sea turtles, spotted eagle rays and a variety of tropical fish.
Don’t let the name scare you away from Shark’s Cove on the North Shore of Oahu—this rocky bay with clear, shallow waters is one of the top snorkeling and shore-diving locales in the world (and no, sharks aren’t common here).
Lydgate Beach Park is protected by a rock barrier, making its calm waters perfect for keiki (kids).
World-class snorkeling and diving can be found just off the shore of Maui at Molokini Crater, where crystal-clear waters support an exceptional diversity of marine life.
The tide pools near Hulopoe Bay are your best bet for snorkeling, while the lava caverns of Lanai Cathedrals are a spectacular destination for a boat dive.
With more miles of coastline than any other Hawaiian Island, the island of Hawaii is a haven for marine life. Locals and visitors alike flock to the gentle shores of Kealakekua Bay and Honaunau Bay on the Kona Coast.
On the Island of Hawaii
Snorkel & Scuba By Island
With crystalline coves and calm waters on all sides of the island, Oahu offers multiple snorkeling spots ideal for families and first-timers, from Shark's Cove to Ko Olina.More
The island of Hawaii boasts some of the best snorkeling waters in the state, but nothing compares to a sunset dive with manta rays, as these gentle giants feed on microscopic plankton.More
The calm, clear marine sanctuary of Hulopoe Bay is Lanai's go-to snorkeling desination, while serious divers will jump at the chance to navigate the underwater lava tubes of the Lanai Cathedrals.More
Maui's scenic shores are dotted with idyllic snorkeling areas, and the offshore island of Molokini (accessable only by boat) is one of Hawaii's most popular diving reefs.More
Molokai’s southern shore is home to Hawaii’s longest continuous fringing reef, full of natural “finger” coral, stony coral and an abundance of reef fish.More
Awarded "2006/2007 C.R.U.I.S.E. Tour of the Year" by Princess Cruises! Captain Zodiac is more than a snorkel tour; it’s a high-speed thrill ride adventure. See dolphins & whales, explore sea caves and see blowholes & unique lava formations.
Hula Kai is an exciting addition to Fair Wind Cruises. This luxurious 55’ high-tech hydrofoil design combines first-class comfort with exhilarating cruising speeds to many spectacular hidden locations along the remote South Kona Coast.
Kona Nature Tours provide unique and customized experiences for visitors to the Big Island of Hawaii. Our adventure guides will take you to where we go, to see what we see and to live like we live. Experience: History and Culture, SCUBA, Guitars, Designed-to-taste meals, Rappelling, Portage Services, Private Beaches, Private Coves, Overnight Camping, Your Imagination.
Wahine Charters is the number one snorkel tour company in Kona. We specialize in small groups of 14 or less. It is our goal to find Hawaii's magnificent wild dolphins, Humpback Whales & Manta Rays. Our guest comfortably cruise on our 29' US Coast Guard Certified vessel. Family owned & operated.
Daily Deluxe Snorkel & Dolphin Adventure guarantees dolphin sightings or come again FREE! Captain Cook Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay is offered as well as a Seasonal Whale Watch! Beautiful 65' foot with plenty of shade, cushioned seating a premium cash bar and is 100% wheel chair accessible.
"Dolphins and You" is the oldest and most prestigious dolphin sail and swimming tour in Hawaii. Come join us on our luxury coach bus out to our brand new boat and begin the “Experience of a Lifetime" swimming with dolphins in the wild and Hawaiian sea turtles.
Lana'i Ocean Sports is committed to excellence by creating lifelong memories through personalized service delivered with Aloha. As stewards and sailors, we perpetuate our Hawaiian culture and protect our environment. As an ‘Ohana, we value each other and inspire integrity, innovation, and community.
We are a PADI 5 Star Resort Center offering beginner to advanced SCUBA diving charters seven days a week at two locations on Oahu, Hawaii Kai and in Waikiki near Kewalo Basin Boat Harbor. We offer complimentary roundtrip transportation to and from Waikiki and Honolulu Hotels.