Set sail on a 53-foot catamaran for a thrilling snorkeling experience with Hawaiian green sea turtles! Hosted by Hawaii Nautical, this Turtle Canyon catamaran snorkel cruise from Waikiki offers morning and midday sailing options complete with snacks, unlimited non-alcoholic beverages and two bar drinks. The midday sail includes a hearty picnic lunch.
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The Turtles Guaranteed Snorkel Sail departs from Kewalo Basin Harbor, 1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96814. You should arrive 30-45 minutes prior to your selected cruise time to allow plenty of time to find parking. Please call the phone number on your E-ticket at least 24 hours prior to the tour to confirm the check-in details.
The Morning Snorkel Sail is approximately 2 hours. The Midday Snorkel Sail is approximately 3 hours.
The cruise includes bar snacks, 2 alcoholic drinks and unlimited non-alcoholic drinks, and a hearty picnic lunch (midday tours only). Flotation devices, swim vests and fins are also included.
Yes, the cruise and large vessel is safe for all ages. Children 3 years old and under can are free of charge.
Bring a towel, sunscreen, anti-nausea medication, E-ticket, sunscreen, easy-to-remove shoes, and a photo ID along with cash if you wish to purchase additional alcoholic drinks. Buy or bring your snorkel and mask, or sanitized re-usable sets are available as a backup. There is plenty of covered space to place bags, belongings, towels and clothing that will stay dry.
Come in swimsuits or casual clothing that may come in contact with water. Easy-to-remove shoes or flip flops are recommended. There are shaded, covered and dry areas of this boat, and also optional areas such as the front nets where you can enjoy sea spray and more wind.
An optional shuttle is available from limited Waikiki pick-up locations for an additional fee. Check the ticket types in the section above to see which package suits your group!
During this experience you will see views of Waikiki and the Ko'olau Mountains, including Diamond Head. You will also see fish, reefs, even green sea turtles at play off the Waikiki coast. During whale season (December through April), Hawaii Nautical also stops to watch those majestic mammals.
If by chance you don’t see turtles, you will be invited to come back and redo the tour free of charge.
To help keep you and their staff healthy, and maintain Hawaii as the safest U.S. state for visitors and locals alike, Hawaii Nautical adheres to every possible precaution against the transmission of COVID-19, including: - All guests must submit a health-screening form prior to boarding. Check your e-ticket once you book for full details. - Buy or bring your snorkel and mask, or sanitized re-usable sets are available as a backup. - Any trips that include food are prepackaged & single-serve. Guests may not bring their own food or beverage aboard, except for infants & toddlers. No alcohol may be brought aboard. - Hawaii Nautical maintains a strict no-work-while-sick policy.