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Best Snorkel Cruise— Voted #1 —

“Best Snorkel Cruise”

— On The Big Island —


Since 1971, Fair Wind Cruises has been the best choice for experiencing Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay and remote South Kona snorkeling.  We have unique options for everyone – family fun, first-time snorkelers, thrill seekers, and manta ray encounters – that is sure to be the highlight of your Hawaii vacation.

Morning Kealakekua Snorkel & BBQ Cruise

Fair Wind II Vessel

Experience a beautiful Kona morning cruise to historic Kealakekua Bay aboard the Fair Wind II. Enjoy pristine snorkeling, an island-fresh breakfast, and a tasty grilled BBQ lunch -- and maybe even try the waterslide and high jump! Perfect for all ages and abilities.

Skill Level: Novice + Learn more »

Deluxe Kona Coast Snorkel & BBQ Cruise

Hula Kai Vessel - (Experienced Snorkelers)

Explore multiple snorkel locations along the stunning South Kona Coast while enjoying first-class comfort aboard the smooth and speedy Hula Kai. Tropical breakfast and a hearty grilled BBQ lunch included. A relaxing adventure not to be missed! Ages 7 & up.

Skill Level: Experienced Learn more »

Afternoon Kealakekua Snorkel Cruise

Fair Wind II Vessel

Great snorkeling - great value! A shortened version of the morning cruise aboard the Fair Wind II vessel -  without meals. Enjoy abundant marine life, pristine snorkeling at Kealakekua Bay, waterslides, high-jump, and the rich historical beauty along the way.

Skill Level: Novice + Learn more »

Evening Manta Ray Snorkel Adventure

Hula Kai Vessel - (Advanced Snorkelers)

View these gentle giants firsthand as they perform mesmerizing acrobatic maneuvers beneath you while feeding on plankton . For advanced snorkelers seeking a unique adventure and a bit of adrenaline, this truly is a must-do experience! Ages 7 & up.

Skill Level: Advanced Learn more »

Private Charters & SPORT FISHING

Kona Sportfishing Charters

Capt. Jack is a spacious 43- foot Powerboat Flybridge sports fishing boat with a reputation for its expansive size and…

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Group & Private Charters

Looking for a private charter for an upcoming event or special occasion? From large corporate groups to smaller wedding parties,…

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