WORLD CLASS SNORKELING, FISHING, AND WHALE WATCHING

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Kona’s Luxury Private Charters

(808) 896-4948

KAILUA-KONA, HI

WORLD CLASS SNORKELING, FISHING, AND WHALE WATCHING

Kona’s Deluxe
Private Charters

(808) 896-4948

KAILUA-KONA, HI

A once in a lifetime adventure...

OCEAN BLUE KONA WELCOMES YOU ABOARD

We offer the ultimate full service experience in an intimate setting. Because we offer only private charters, you and your party can decide whether you want to snorkel, whale watch (during season), fish, or all of the above! We strive to give you a memorable and customizable experience that you will carry with you for life. 

We offer a number of tour options that we are certain you'll love!

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Private Snorkeling Adventures

We transport you to nearby reefs and bays for a day of siteseeing and snorkeling with the opportunity to swim with some of the most elegant residents of the ocean.

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Deluxe Sunset Cruise

Cruise down the Kona coast and enjoy the beautiful sunset while learning about the rich local history of the area. Our most relaxing and majestic experience.

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Deluxe Private Charters

Book a private charter to reserve the entire boat exclusively for your party. Customize your tour to your liking to create a unique experience. You choose how you would like to spend your day on the water.

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Fishing Tours

Come and catch dinner with us. We focus on light tackle bottom fishing because it is the most fun and interactive way to catch some of the best eating fish Kona has to offer.

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Whale Watching

We offer a seasonal whale watching cruise December - April each year. Take a cruise and witness a small piece of the awe inspiring Humpback Whale migration.

Frequently Asked Questions

Hat, sunglasses & a smile!

  • Beverages (water, juice, sports drinks)
  • Light breakfast (AM tours)
  • Lunch (AM tours)
  • Snacks (afternoon tours)
  • Towels
  • Sunscreen
  • Go Pros with take home SD cards
  • Snorkel gear
  • Flotation devices
  • Prescription snorkel masks (-1.5 to -6.5; additional prescriptions available on request)

Yes, you may bring your own snorkel gear if you would like. However, as part of our safety protocol, we ask that you leave your full-face snorkel masks at home.

We offer a full refund on all charters with 72 hours notice.

Yes we do! We have a marine head on board available for you and your party.

It is hard to say whether or not you will get seasick. If you are worried you might, feel free to take over-the-counter nausea medicine available at most stores around here! We will also have some peppermint oil on the boat that may help ease the sickness.

OCEAN BLUE KONA

Find Us

Directions to boat launch (described in text below)

Address:

Ocean Blue Kona

Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor
Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

 

Finding us on an App or GPS:
On Google Maps, iOS Maps, or Waze, search for Ocean Blue Kona. This will take you to the meeting location.

DO NOT use the address for Honokohau Marina, as it will lead you to the wrong location.

Directions:

From Highway 19 you turn WEST (towards the ocean) on Kealakehe Pkwy by the “Honokohau Marina and Small Boat Harbor” sign.


Take the first RIGHT to go to the NORTH side of the harbor, passing Gentry’s and the tall boat storage building on the left. 

 

We will meet you in the grassy area behind the public restroom. We will embark from one of the two boat ramps on either side of the parking area. 

 

Travel time varies depending on where you are staying, but generally the travel time to the harbor is as listed below:

– Kona International Airport: 20 minutes

– Waikoloa resorts: 40 minutes

– Kailua-Kona town: 15 minutes

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Email: aloha@oceanbluekona.com

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