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If you plan on snorkeling while in Hawaii and want to see what few do, this is the tour for you. Dive Into One of the World’s Best Snorkeling Spots!

Adults Ages 12+
Children Ages 5-11
  • Snorkel Kealakekua Bay (Capt. Cook Monument)
  • Explore sea caves and lava tubes
  • Watch for dolphins and whales
  • Great tour for beginner snorkelers

Captain Cook Exclusive

With the world-renowned and historic destination of Kealakekua Bay just minutes from your point of departure, the Captain Cook Exclusive is a personal, exciting, and efficient way to see the Bay named one of the world’s best snorkeling locations. Kealakekua Bay is a 315-acre marine sanctuary that boasts incredibly protected waters year-round making it the best place in Hawaii for beginning snorkelers.

After a full hour of snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters directly in front of the monument to Captain James Cook, you make your way back to Keauhou Bay along the South Kona coastline. Your Captain maneuvers their custom-made vessels into the sea caves at the base of Hualalai, hugging the coast and detailing the culturally significant and geologically fascinating features along the way. Watch for dolphins, whales, sea turtles, and even herds of thousands of goats!

Departure Times


  • Check-in 8:45 a.m. – Depart 9:00 a.m.
  • Return 12:00 p.m.


  • Check-in 12:30 p.m. – Depart 12:45 p.m.
  • Return 3:45 p.m.