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Address: Kaleiopapa Street, Keauhou Bay, Boat Launch Ramp, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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+1 808-322-8000
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 19:00
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Dolphin Discoveries offers unique ocean experiences that will touch your...

Dolphin Discoveries offers unique ocean experiences that will touch your heart and live in your memory for a lifetime!

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Dolphin and reef snorkling

Great trip with captain Erika and crew Kriss. We saw dolphins, a whale, a shark and a swordfish, besides the coral reef fish. Wonderful half way.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Margaret B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great trip with captain Erika and crew Kriss. We saw dolphins, a whale, a shark and a swordfish, besides the coral reef fish. Wonderful half way.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a great time with Captain Sydney and Kim. They found a pod of dolphins and got us close so we could jump in and see them. We then went to a great snorkeling location. Light food on board but hit the spot. Would definitely recommend this tour!

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our 3rd trip with Dolphin Discoveries, great to be back. Erica and Alex were great and really enjoy their jobs, if you want to call being on the water, whale watching, and catching some rays a job. We saw a couple of different whale pods, a mom and a youngster in Kealakekua while snorkeling. Then as they say... More 

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Roxborough, Tobago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great time with Captain Dan Carver! Loved the vibrantly colored fish and history of the island. Saw a humpback, too, but no Dolphins this time

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Thank Judy O
Crown Point, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

On our last full day on the Big Island we went for an amazing snorkel adventure with Captain Nick. Not only did we see wild spinner dolphins up close and personal (like a gentle "aloha!" slap on the face and some good luck dolphin dust 😉) we also had the good fortune of seeing and getting up close with a... More 

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Edmonds, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Dolphin Discoveries do everything right to make this the best experience ever! Swimming with dolphins is magical!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Capn' Dan is the bomb! Knowledgeable, funny, and a great guy! The waters are beautiful, and although there have been few whale sightings thus far, we saw one😎. Thanks for a fun morning!

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Thank Judy O
Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were on the Ali'i Adventure with Captain Nick and Tiana. My first time to snorkel. They were helpful and kind. We saw well over a hundred dolphins as well as a couple of whales. Captain Nick was very knowledgeable and passionate about his tours. They guided us to the areas we were sure to see dolphins and continued to... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I used Dolphin Discoveries for the second time last week. We took the morning snorkel tour to Captain Cook's and Two-Step with Captain Dan, and had a fabulous time. Captain Dan was very sociable and knowledgeable. We saw so many different kinds of fish, turtles, and even an octopus! The next time we're on the Big Island,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I lived one of the most amazing experience of my life! I swam with over 100 Dolphins! But, I think that Many is not usual. But just see one dolphin worth it in my opinion. The snokelling in capitain cook was beautiful. Captain Nick was amazing and very helpful! He is passionate of what is doing and make sure everyone... More 

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