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  2. Hawaii
  3. Big Island, Hawaii
  4. Kailua-Kona

From Kawaihae Harbor: 1.5-Hour Kona Whale Watching Tour

Product ID: 193847
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Cruise the Kona coast on a 1.5-hour whale watching excursion. See whales guaranteed or come back again for free. Available daily when in-season from December through to April.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See whales in season or come back for free
  • Climb aboard a 34' catamaran with shaded seating and restrooms on board
  • See majestic humpback whales in their natural habitat
  • Learn about whale behavior from expert guides and naturalists
Full description
Join this whale watching tour to see these majestic creatures up close and personal. Whale sightings are guaranteed and if you don't see whales on your trip, come back again for free. Thousands of Humpback whales migrate back to Hawaii every year between December through April. Come along to see these beautiful mammals at their best on the exciting eco-friendly whale watching excursions. Dolphins are likely to be seen, too.

Hawaii is known as one of the best places in the world to go whale watching, as the humpback whales migrate from Alaska to the warm waters surrounding the Hawaiian Islands to give birth. Learn about the whales' unique behavior and why their long journey is so important while watching them fluke, spy hop, spout, and breach out of the water.
Includes
  • Whale watching tour
  • Expert guides and naturalists
  • Complimentary soda, juice, and water
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Gratuity

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

From Hwy 19 bear left onto Hwy 270 (Akoni Pule Hwy) and continue on Kawaihae Road. Turn left at the Kawaihae Harbor entrance at signs for“Matson” and “Young Brothers”. Turn left before guard shack. Turn right at next crossroads and continue until the comfort station and yellow gate before the boat slips. The vessel is at the end of the dock.

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Important information
Know before you go
• A safety waiver is to be signed aboard for snorkeling
• Children 16+ may attend on their own if a parent is present to sign the waiver
• Children 3 and younger can join for free
• Please call 808-234-7245 the day before your trip to confirm pickup details or email res@hawaiinautical.com
• Whale sightings are guaranteed. If no whale is spotted, you can come again for free. Re-rides only, no refunds. The re-ride is for a trip of equal or lesser value
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Hawaii Nautical

Product ID: 193847