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Under the Sea Hawaii - CLOSED

92-100 Waipahe Pl, Ko’olina Marina, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96707-4293
+1 844-733-3386
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Experience of a Life Time

Friendly, courteous, and knowledgeable Captain & staff. Seeing the bottom of the sea for a none... read more

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Reviewed 25 January 2017
rrezentes
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Waianae, Hawaii
A Dream Come True

I have always wanted to go on a whale watching trip. I was even more excited when I heard that I... read more

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Reviewed 12 January 2017
stevieg55
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Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
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Personalized adventure tours on a futuristic glass bottom boat. Stay aboard or snorkel. Small groups. Every member of your group can share the same experience regardless of ability. Our goal is to show you a good time, educate you in a fun way, and do it with the smallest environmental footprint possible on the coolest boat in Hawaii with marine biologist guides and Hawaiian culture specialists. Whale watching, swim with dolphins and sea turtles, cruise along some magnificent untouched coastline and swim amazing coral reefs. The trip of a lifetime - unique to all the Hawaiian islands.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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92-100 Waipahe Pl, Ko’olina Marina, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96707-4293
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+1 844-733-3386
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

Friendly, courteous, and knowledgeable Captain & staff. Seeing the bottom of the sea for a none snorkeler was amazing. Food was great and the ride was wonderful. So happy we went as a family. Could get a little chilly from the breeze on the sun...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

I have always wanted to go on a whale watching trip. I was even more excited when I heard that I might be able to see sea turtles as well. This trip did not disappoint. The crew was professional, knowledgeable and very friendly. Seeing many...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We Had such an amazing time on this tour. The glass bottom boat was perfect. There were three in my party and Barb (the owner) made sure we were very comfortable. Barb and first mate Jay were very informative. Both are marine biologist and took...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

The glass bottoms boat excursion with Under the Sea Hawaii was wonderful! The staff were friendly, attentive, and informative. We enjoyed seeing a coral reef magnified through the bottom of the boat, enjoyed the company of a pod of dolphins swimming alongside our boat for...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2017

The Great crew knew exactly where to go and customized based on what our group wanted to see! I would recommend this tour to anyone. Way better than the larger group tours!

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

What an amazing time! Barb and her team are wonderful. We saw turtles, fish, whales and even swam with dolphins (they said this was a banner day and rarely happens. we lucked out!). We had a group of 8 people, and everyone (from age 10-65)...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

We made a reservation, then changed it - and the refund and new were done immediately. Then, unfortunately, we had to cancel because of illness, and Barbara at Under the Sea Hawaii could not have been nicer about it, again refunding our money. We look...More

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UTSH, Owner at Under the Sea Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thank you Barbara for the kind words. I hope you feel better soon. Being sick on your vacation is so unfair. We look forward to meeting you next time around.

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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We took our 5 year old and almost 2 year old girls out for a morning cruise with Barb and Josie. They loved it. (As did my wife and I) My shy girls warmed right up to the crew and within minutes of boarding they...More

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UTSH, Owner at Under the Sea Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thanks Scott! We sure were lucky that day. Must be your good karma. You guys were great and made working fun for us. See you next time! Barb

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Barb & Lynn welcomed us with open arms early Friday morning. After texting (very responsive) to answer any last minute questions. We easily connected at the Ko Olina Marina just a few minutes from any Ko Olina resort and set off for our journey on...More

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UTSH, Owner at Under the Sea Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thank you so much for the kind words. It's groups like yours that we bought the boat for. You guys were so much fun. I'm glad the day was so great for you. Come back soon. Barb

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Did this with my parents and husband on the evening tour. There was only one other family which made for a semi private and personalized adventure. Good snacks and drinks. Good story telling about Hawaiian culture and myths as well as marine life biology. Bioluminescence...More

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UTSH, Owner at Under the Sea Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

I love your snowstorm analogy! It's so like that with all the little glowy guys flying by under the glass bottom. Thanks for appreciating Mikes stories and information about Hawaii. He adds such a wonderful dimension to the night tours. That's really what our cruises...More

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