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“Great Snorkel Cruise!”

Fair Wind Big Island Ocean Guides
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Since 1971, Fair Wind has been the leader in snorkel cruises on the Big Island of Hawaii. Cruises include morning and afternoon tours to pristine Kealakekua Bay aboard the spacious Fair Wind II. Enjoy one of Hawaii's top snorkel locations and site of the famous Captain Cook Monument. Perfect for families of all ages and experience levels. Includes (2) 15-ft waterslides and high-jump platform. *Save 10-15% by booking direct at Fair Wind Cruises official website.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Perhaps the best snorkel trip I’ve experienced. The staff was exceptionally friendly and service oriented. The snorkeling, particularly the 2nd stop at Cook’s was fantastic, complete with spinner dolphins. Also provided Stand-Up Paddle Boards which was a good ay to ease my son’s ocean discomfort at first snorkel spot before he actually snorkeled at second stop.

Food was really good too. On the return trip the captain steered us over to see a Hammerhead shark swimming nearby. Very cool! Nay complaint is that the “reef-safe” sunscreen they require you to use is crap - family applied liberally and repeatedly but wife and daughter still got pretty bad sunburns. Suggest you use your own.

Thank Carlsport
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This was a beautiful snorkeling trip with a lot of freedom at the two sites we went to, and included a spectacular cruise along the Kona Coast with views of Refuge Bay. A relaxed and professional operation totally focused on providing an unforgettable experience for the customer.

Thank wmlewis
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Kaitlin was great! Very thorough training. I am a scuba diver but Kaitlin was very patient with the first-timers. Everyone had a great time and enjoyed the experience.

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Thank Marty E
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

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