Tour Summary: Excellent for families and friend groups, this 4 hour private charter on a 38ft boat takes you anywhere along the Kona coast you want!
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Tour Provider: Torpedo Tours
Tour start time: 8 am
Duration: 4 hours
Departure from: Honokohau Harbor
Pick-up available? No
Included: Fresh fruit, pastry, bottled water, sodas, chips, fresh sandwiches and cookies. . Mask, snorkel, and fins are provided at no extra charge.
Cancellations: This policy applies to any cancellation of a private charter, or reduction in the number of passengers you booked on a shared charter. There is no refund for any reservation made within 48 hours of the activity. Additionally, if you cancel 2 weeks (14 days) prior to your trip date, there will be no charge. If you cancel between 8 and 13 days prior to your trip date, 50 percent of the charter price may be charged if we are unable to rebook your space. Any cancellation 7 days or less before the scheduled charter, or if you do not present yourself on the day of the charter, will be charged 100 percent of your reserved space for that charter. We reserve the right to cancel a charter due to mechanical failure or unsafe weather conditions. When we cancel a trip, you are refunded in full. If you have questions or concerns call 808-938-0405
Read more: about snorkeling in our Big Island snorkeling guide.
Stay away from the crowds and explore the best snorkeling and beaches the Big Island has to offer all by yourself with this private charter tour. Families and small groups have the opportunity to enjoy a 4 hr boat trip, fully catered, with a couple of itinerary options. During the winter season all these trips include whale watching!
Typical family itinerary (snorkeling + beach combo)
Families often choose to go snorkeling on reefs that are pristine and only accessible via boat, but there also is the option to go to a private white sand beach that is only accessible by boat or by a ROUGH 4wd ride or a hot hike.
That beach includes great snorkeling, is in the area that is the epicenter for humpbacks during the season, is located behind the beach a freshwater spring called the “queens bath”, and includes the option of daytime snorkeling with mantas.
More adventurous charter options (fishing charters and pelagic water swims)
More adventurous groups can opt for adventures further offshore that may include deep sea fishing or pelagic water swims with a numerous variety of animals that live in the deep blue ranging from whale sharks to pelagic mantas. We often times find pilot whales, Sperm whales, and hammerhead sharks.
Captain Cook Snorkeling Trip
As private charters we also offer a Captain cook monument trip that includes snorkeling at two different spots (one being Kealekekua Bay) and the option of cliff jumping at safe locations in coves that are sheltered from surf.
The rate for this charter depends on the total amount of participants:
- 1-6 passengers – $1,500
- 7-12 passengers – $1,850
- 13-18 passengers – $2,250
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