Sneak a peek into Hawaii's underwater world!
A snorkeling tour where you can meet sea turtles.

eeOff the coast of Waikiki in Hawaii, there are many spots where sea turtles live. The sea turtle encounter rate is remarkably at 99%. Enjoy snorkeling, sea turtles and colorful tropical fish to your heart's content. Why not enjoy the beautiful ocean of Hawaii, and the view from the surface of Waikiki hotel and Diamond head.



  • Paradise HONU Snorkeling tour
  • Private Snorkeling

Hotel Pick Up

Pick-up services are only available from Waikiki and Ala Moana.


Arrive at Kewalo Harbor

Brief explanation of the daily flow. Bathrooms are available at the port.



Search for dolphins while admiring the beautiful view of Hawaii.



Enjoy snorkeling at Sea Turtle Point!


Snorkeling Finish


Return to the Harbor


Hotel Drop Off

※The above schedule is a sample itinerary and is subject to change based on the schedule and weather.

Hotel Pick Up

Pick up is only available from Waikiki and Ala moana
※Pick-up from Kahala is available for an additional fee
(Round Trip $20/group, one way $10/group)

Arrive at Kewalo Harbor

We will go over the itinerary for the day, and prepare for snorkeling. There is also a restroom at the port.

Port Departure

Apply for a 2-hour charter= 2 hours from Departure and return

Return to Port

Hotel Drop Off

※The estimated time required from ①〜⑤ is approximately 3.5 hours for a 2 hour charter, and 4.5 hours for a 3-hour charter.
※The schedule above is just for reference and is subject to change due to the realtime schedule and weather.



Cancellation Policies The following cancellation fees will apply:
Cancellations made after 1pm (Hawaii time) 2 days before participation.... 50%
Cancellations or no shows after 1pm (Hawaii time) the day before participation.... 100%

*For our private tours/boat charter
Cancellations made after 1pm (Hawaii time) 5 days before participation.... 50%
Cancellations or no shows after 1pm (Hawaii time) the day before participation.... 100%

・Please note that if you cancel due to personal reasons (unwell, inconvenient scheduling, etc) during the course of the activity (i.e. after the course has started), there will be no refunds.
Included in the Tour ・Snorkeling Gear (Mask, Snorkel, Flippers, float)
・Underwater photos
・Shuttle Service
・A bottle of water
・State Tax
Not Included in the Tour ・Children under 9 must bring a life jacket
Optional Add-ons ・Wetsuits Rental: $10/person
・GoPro Rental: $30/device (The data will be sent to your smartphone after the tour)
・For private tours, if your group exceeds 6 people, there will be an additional charge of $50 per extra person.

*We only accept cash payments for add-ons on the day of the activity
Necessary Belongings ・Swimwear (Please wear it under your clothes)
・Change of clothes
・Motion sickness medicine
We allow outside food and beverages.


Q What is the deadline for making reservations?

Regular tours can be reserved online until 3:00 pm, 24 hours before the tour, while private tours/charters can be booked until 3:00 pm, 5 days prior to the tour. If you've missed the online reservation cutoff, please contact us (calling is recommended for last-minute inquiries).

Q What kind of sea creatures can you see in the Hawaiian waters?

You can encounter real coral, colorful fish, and sea turtles. On our way to the snorkeling point, you can often see groups of dolphins. In the winter, you might even be lucky enough to see humpback whales blowing out water.

Q What season would you suggest for taking the tour?

This tour can be enjoyed all seasons. The water temperature in Hawaii can be cold from November to April, so we recommend renting a wetsuit.

Q Can I participate even if I have poor eye sight?

You can dive while wearing soft contact lenses (Please bring spare contacts and glasses just in case.) For participants who use the hard type contacts, we will prepare a prescription mask.

Q Will I still be able to participate if I can't swim?

You are more than welcome to join if you can enter the water without any issues. Even if you are not confident in your swimming skills, you can still participate safely if you wear a life vest, and hold onto the boogie board held by the guide. If you are still unsure, please consult with your guide in advance.

Q Will this tour be held if it rains?

The tour schedule may be changed or canceled due to strong winds or bad weather. If we decide to cancel, we will refund the full amount. Refunds will not be made per the customer's request.

Q Are there any precautions?

・Please note that some boats do not have restrooms.
・Tours will be cancelled or changed due to strong winds, bad weather, or other unforeseen circumstances.
・Please manage your valuables by yourself.
・You may unexpectedly get wet while on board. Please make sure that your valuables are waterproofed (cameras, mobile phones, etc).

Q Are there any participation restrictions?

・Customers with pre-existing medical conditions may not be able to participate. Customers with history or with conditions of heart disease, stroke, pneumothorax, severe diabetes, epilepsy, or are currently on medication to control blood pressure should consult with a doctor before joining the tour.
・Parental consent is required for minors participation. Please fill out and sign the required waivers and submit them upon pick up at the designated hotel.
・Please let us know if you have any health concerns at the time of booking.

Q Is it ok to use sunscreen in Hawaii?

You are welcome to use it, however it is recommended to check the ingredients in advance, or buy locally.
In 2021, the state of Hawaii released the "Sunscreen Act" which protects marine ecosystems such as coral and plankton and is currently enforced. Sunscreens containing oxybenzone or octinoxate, are said to have a negative impact on the environment and is strictly prohibited from being sold and distributed locally.



Course Fee
Sea Turtle Snorkeling $125
※Rider $75
Private Snorkeling 2 hours $785/group
3 hours $1,047/group

*Data taken with a GoPro will be sent to your smartphone after the tour.

Optional Add-ons Price
Wetsuits Rental $10/person
GoPro Rental $30/device

Optional Fees must be paid in cash on the day of the tour.

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