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Address: 75-5629 Kuakini Hwy,, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1664
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Body Glove Cruises offers premium snorkeling, SCUBA, historical...

Body Glove Cruises offers premium snorkeling, SCUBA, historical dinner/sunset cruises and whale watching in Kailua Kona on the Big Island of Hawai'i.

On our Deluxe Morning Snorkel & Dolphin Adventure, we take you to an area of the Kona coast that is exclusive to our cruise company. There are over 600 different species of ocean life for you to admire in the waters off our shores.

Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel, we will accommodate your every other need. We provide a continental breakfast, a BBQ lunch, snorkel gear, and reef-safe sun screen. Our vessel, The Kanoa II has fresh water showers, spacious restrooms, a high jump, and a water slide. Add to that a bar that serves the best Mai Tais around, and you can begin to feel just how many different ways there are to have the best day of your vacation right here.

Our Historical Sunset Dinner Cruise has been voted the best dinner cruise on The Big Island for five consecutive years West Hawaii Today. Here you will be treated to informative and engaging historical narrative, live entertainment, an elaborate Hawaiian style BBQ buffet dinner, a free cocktail from our full-service bar and an amazing Pacific Ocean sunset.

During winter months, from December to the beginning of April, we watch whales. Our naturalist is a wealth of information, and the humpbacks that visit our waters here are active. They sing, spout, spy-hop, and breach, and, in the rare circumstance that you do not see a whale with us, you can come again free. That's our guarantee.

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US$137.63*
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Historical Dinner or Lunch Cruise to Kealakekua Bay
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US$111.26*
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Whale Watch Excursion from the Big Island
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US$141.94*
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Snorkel Dolphin Adventure aboard Luxury Catamaran

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Body Glove Whale Watching

First rate operation. We are locals. I sent my college age daughter and her boyfriend who were here for the holidays. That day the whales simply weren't around. Body glove made... read more

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Waimea, Hawaii
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Cruise was just ok. Nice being on a boat but that's about it. Only saw one whale towards the end of the cruise from afar.. I would highly recommend doing a whale watch on Maui instead of Big Island.. this one was a very "touristy" experience with a large boat filled with people and not intimate or personable.. Overall not... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

First rate operation. We are locals. I sent my college age daughter and her boyfriend who were here for the holidays. That day the whales simply weren't around. Body glove made good and comped tickets for two days later. The whales were in bigtime, breaching, launching, splashing, singing and approaching the boat to within a few feet. The boat was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must do on the island. The crew is very fun and knowledgeable and the snorkeling was a blast. Great food served on board as well.

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BodyGloveHawaii, Public Relations Manager at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this review

Mahalo! Thank you for spending the day with us! More 

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very chill and fun experience. We had maybe 10 other passengers on the board - Fair warning, if you can avoid Wednesdays (cruise ship day) you.

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BodyGloveHawaii, Public Relations Manager at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this review

Glad you had a great time! Yes, we're very popular on cruise ship days. Thanks for your feedback! More 

Honokaa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Highly recommend I went on the dolphin and deluxe snorkel which is 4.5 hr long comes with breakfast and lunch . It was such a great time Mahalo body glove

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You're very welcome! Aren't the whales amazing!?!? More 

Clackamas, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the time we stepped aboard we were blown away by how kind everyone was. Both the excursion and the crew were phenominal. Made us feel the true ohana. We will see you again! Mahalo

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Mahalo to you too! We make it a point to practice random acts of aloha everyday! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff was super friendly, knowledgeable, and fun. The historian was great. The food was tasty & plentiful. Thumbs up on the trip for anyone.

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BodyGloveHawaii, Public Relations Manager at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this review

Aloha Linda! We're so pleased you enjoyed our dinner cruise. It's such a lovely way to spend an evening in Kona! More 

Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved our Body Glove snorkeling cruise! We've been on several similar trips but this one was the best! The crew was so friendly, lots of room to sit and chill, and great food. We had plenty of time to snorkel, jump off the boat, swim, eat, and join the First Mate for a reef class. If you are in... More 

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BodyGloveHawaii, Public Relations Manager at Body Glove Cruises, responded to this review

Aloha LeeAnn! We're happy we got to share some warmth and aloha with you during your stay with us. Stay warm in Alaska! More 

Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I (8 adults) stayed on the Big Island for 8 days and snorkeling was on the top of everyone's list. After recommendations from locals we decided on the morning tour with Body Glove and we were not disappointed! All the staff were so friendly and Johnny, the captain, was more than happy to talk it up with... More 

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Mahalo for choosing Body Glove for your snorkel trip. And you got to see a Tiger Shark! Awesome! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have traveled to Kona Hawaii 5 times but this was our first boat trip on this Island, The Crew was fantastic ,catering to all our needs and with a great sense of humor but totally concerned with Safety. Everything we needed on the trip was provided masks , fins ,boards,tubes with all instruction before we started out. We were... More 

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Mahalo for your feedback, we're so happy you enjoyed your day of snorkeling. Come back and see us soon! More 

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