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
Daily Deluxe Snorkel & Dolphin Watch guarantees dolphin sightings or come again FREE! Captain Cook Sunset Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay and a Seasonal Whale Watch! Beautiful 65' luxury catamaran with plenty of shade, cushioned seating, a premium cash bar, and is 100% wheel chair accessible.
For 31 years, Sea Quest Hawaii has been exploring the unseen Hawaii. Join us for a unique and personal snorkeling excursion along the South Kona Coast at pristine and remote locations. Explore sea caves and lava tubes, search for marine life, and enjoy the best customer service on the Island.
Snorkel with award-winning Fair Wind Cruises! Located on the Big Island of Hawaii, our snorkeling tour travels up the Kona Coast to snorkel at historic Kealakekua Bay marine sanctuary, site of Captain Cook Monument. Our family friendly tours will be the highlight of your Kona, Hawaii vacation!
Cruise the reefs in style on Kona's largest custom dive charter. Dance with mantas. Dive or snorkel with Kona's amazing marine life. Experience the mystery and magic of black water. Learn to dive with our awesome crew. Konahonudivers.com Receive $15 off by booking online and using code gohawaii
Dolphins and You is the longest-running, highest-rated dolphin swim tour on Oahu. Swim with dolphins in their natural habitat on Oahu's stunning west coast. Snorkel with diverse sea life and enjoy our water activities. Plus, hula and ukulele performances, and our signature taro bun cheeseburger!
Our four Kauai built boats: Leila, Holo Holo, and Adventurer II & III; will get you to the fun faster, so you have more time to snorkel, sightsee, relax and enjoy the pristine waters and spectacular cliffs of the Napali Coast & Niihau. Reserve Your Kauai Tour today at 1-800-848-6130.
Maui's Leading Snorkel & Dive Center offering dive gear rentals, sales, instruction & beach wear, Maka Koa, our 48' custom dive boat, offers dives to Molokini, Back Wall, Cathedrals, & Wreck Dives. Maka Koa offers a full breakfast & deli lunch. Free Transportation provided south & west Maui.