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Address: 74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
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+1 808-987-1584
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Swim with Wild Dolphins & Manta Rays everyday. Established in 2002 and...

Swim with Wild Dolphins & Manta Rays everyday. Established in 2002 and still going strong; We have been the Winner of the Certificate of Excellence for 7 years now. We are a Big Island of Hawaii adventure for swimming with Dolphins & Manta Rays. Eco friendly, we follow the guidelines established to make our tours safe for the Manta Rays, dolphins and our guests. We are on the GREENLIST FOR MANTA RAY TOURS. ONLY CHOOSE A COMPANY THAT IS REGISTERED FOR SAFETY OF THE MANTA RAYS on the Green List.

Morning Dolphin charters take you up the Kailua Kona coast to a pod of wild dolphins, usually 100 plus. Snorkel with them right next to you. Lunch & snacks included. Rated as #1 Night Manta Ray snorkel company by all the review web sites.

These are the most exciting activities you'll do here. All gear included. These 2 activities with marine life will be a highlight of your trip. We take children of all ages.

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Whale of an adventure... dolphins & manta rays too!

My boyfriend and I surprised his sister and fiance with a Whale Watching Tour and was it a surprise! We had the boat to ourselves with the four of us! It was a really sweet... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My boyfriend and I surprised his sister and fiance with a Whale Watching Tour and was it a surprise! We had the boat to ourselves with the four of us! It was a really sweet experience being out in the water, seeing whales, dolphins, and manta rays swimming in the day time! We even got to listen to the whale... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Agree with pretty much everyone's experience. Did the 5pm manta ray night snorkel on Jan 12th. We were taken care by Captain Jim and snorkel guide Emily who were super friendly, keen, and happy to help us in anyway we needed. The boat ride is about 20min down along the coast and was much smoother than expected. The company goes... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had an awesome time watching the sunset and then jumping in the water with lots of Mantas! Justin and Emily were great and I felt very safe with them as my boat skipper and tour guides!

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to write our company a review we really appreciate it. We are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing time on your trip. Safety is one of our top priorities so we appreciate you pointing that out. Please come see us again the next time you are on the big island. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Small group, enthusiast guide Emily and captain Jim, and LOTS of Manta Rays. We did the sunset trip. Emily and Jim selected our destination based on their experience- and were they right! They were using a new type of light and it worked - the rays really liked it. We saw lots of rays back rolling right under us and... More 

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write our company a review we really appreciate it. We are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing time on your trip. We always try to make sure our guest have the best experience so we monitor the mantas activity daily to make sure we are going to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Justin and Emily were awesome! We were in the water with manta rays in no time. Emily was great snorkel guide and had a wealth of knowledge about manta rays, we learned so much. It was an exhilarating experience to swim so close to these massive rays, it a must do while in Kona!

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write are company a review we really appreciate it. We are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing time on your trip. We try to educate our guest about our marine life we have here on the big island and have very knowledgeable crew so thank you for pointing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Justin and Emily were fabulous. Not only did we have a fantastic time with the manta rays but they took the time to let us see the dolphins and humpback whales. We noticed all other charters dashing to the destination but Justin and Emily really gave us a trip to remember. Thanks!!!

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write us a review we really appreciate it. We are so pleased to hear you had such a wonderful time on your trip. Thank you for also pointing out that we try to exceed expectations by being different than the other boats that are all out there doing the same thing.... More 

Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to admit. When we pulled up and I saw how small the boat was I was thrilled. With only a total of six guests we got very individualized attention throughout the trip. Justin and Emily were fantastic. Both were very friendly knowledgeable. On our way to the mantras they spotted some dolphins, so of we went to watch... More 

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write our company review we really appreciate it. We are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing experience on your trip out with us. What an awesome treat to have humpback whales and dolphins and mantas all in one trip. We never miss out in time in the water... More 

Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience. Laurie and Justin were the best. Highly recommend doing this. The smaller group made it much more personal. Amazing manta rays .

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are so pleased to hear you had an amazing time on your trip. Thank you also for pointing out that we like to only take out small groups to insure you have a wonderful and safe time on the water. Please come back and see us... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the early night snorkelling tour on a Sunday evening with Emily and Josh, I believe. She was a really fun person to be around. The captain was friendly, too. We left a little later than the other boats (there are always lots of boats leaving from the same spot), and that was awesome - during sunset, we... More 

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write our company such a wonderful review we are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing time on your trip. What a wonderful bonus that you were able to see our resident hawaiian spinner dolphins from the boat. I hope you come back again next time and try the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me just get right to it. If you want to define amazing, here's your definition. Manta ray night snorkel- coral reef adventures. The crew is amazing ( in specific Emily and Justin), and the mantas are just breathtaking. But of course there are some things you must remember. 1.) Always relax. it might be hard at first to breath... More 

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Ron G, Staff at Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write our company such a detailed review we really appreciate it. We are also so pleased to hear you had such an amazing time out on the water and thank you for all your points about being in the water with the mantas. We try to be really respectful and mindful... More 

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