Set sail on a remarkable journey with Moana’s 2-Hour Guided Turtle Snorkel Adventure. Dive into the alluring depths of Turtle Canyon’s reefs off Waikiki’s shores and get up close with the marine inhabitants. This family-friendly catamaran trip is tailored to all ages, ensuring an immersive experience. Witness sea turtles, playful octopuses, glittering starfish, and an array of other marine species. With both morning and afternoon sailings, this tour fits seamlessly into any vacation itinerary.
- Snorkeling Gear: Everything you need – snorkels, fins, and masks – is provided for your underwater adventure.
- Comfort: Benefit from cushioned seating and two on-board restrooms for convenience.
- Safety First: Certified lifeguards are stationed both on the boat and in the water. They use rescue boards for enhanced security.
- Assistance for All: An expansive secured raft is available, perfect for beginners and young children to ensure they enjoy the experience too.
- Refreshments: Alcoholic beverages are available for purchase during the journey.
Note: Tips for the crew are not included but are always appreciated.
Kewalo Basin Harbor Address: 1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA. The Moana Catamaran can be found on the harbor’s south end at slip D 108. Arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled departure to ensure ample time for boarding, which begins 15 minutes prior. Parking is most accessible on the north and east ends of the harbor.
The tour concludes at the same meeting point.
What To Expect
Venture into the underwater realm of Turtle Canyon, the marine sanctuary for Hawaiian green sea turtles. Acting as a cleaning station for these magnificent creatures, Turtle Canyon offers an unparalleled snorkeling experience. As you navigate through the clear waters, you’ll not only encounter turtles but also have the chance to spot He’e (octopus), Ka Hoku Kai (starfish), and other local marine species. The dedicated staff ensures your snorkeling trip is memorable, guiding you to the best locations, offering photo opportunities, and always at hand to provide any required assistance.
- Upon reservation, booking confirmation will be provided.
- The catamaran is not equipped for wheelchair access.
- Public transportation is accessible nearby.
- Infant seating is available onboard.
- Guests with severe medical conditions, especially heart issues, should consider consulting before booking.
- A moderate level of physical fitness is recommended for this activity.
- The tour is designed to accommodate a maximum of 40 travelers.