2 years and older
Age
2.5 Hours
Duration
Kailua-Kona, Big Island
Location
Snacks
Meal
6:30PM, 7:00PM, 7:30PM, 8:30PM, Monthly check-in time schedule changes accordingly to the sunset time.
Tour Times

UPDATED 2021: Description of activity subject to change without notice due to new limitations and updated capacities. Thank you.

Schedule:

  • Availability: Daily*
  • Tour Times*: 6:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 7:30 PM. 8:30 PM
  • Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

*Monthly check-in time schedule changes accordingly to the sunset time. 

Manta Ray night snorkel is a MUST DO while in Hawaii. It’s a lifetime opportunity to see up close giant manta rays feeding and interacting with other ocean creatures under the neon lights. Join us for a memorable and magical moment as we watch the sunset off the horizon before a night snorkel with beautiful manta rays gracefully gliding through the water.

Includes:

  • Snorkel, mask, optional safety jacket
  • Snacks (chips, granola bars, juice and water)
  • Wetsuit top included
  • Option to purchase underwater disposable camera is available on board
  • GoPro rental upon availability

Recommendation:

  • Swimsuit (Please put it on before departure), change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Warm long-sleeve jacket or sweatshirt
  • Motion sickness medicine: It is most effective when taken in the morning, at least an hour before the tour. Here in the tropics, weather may change without notice. We operate on the open ocean and water conditions are not always perfect.

Restrictions/Requirements:

  • Not recommended for participants with back or neck problems, or injuries within the last 3 years
  • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant women in an advanced pregnancy
  • Age restriction: minimum age allowed is 2 years old; maximum age allowed is 65 years old (unless approved by the supplier)
  • Must be in good health and fit condition, must be able to climb a short ladder
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund

Location: Honokohau Marina North Boat Ramp
Address: 74-380 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua Kona, Hawaii 96740
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/seYiEBzeSzvrDNKr8

Check in:
Honokohau Harbor near Pavilion/Restrooms

Special Notes:

  • This schedule may be changed according to the weather, traffic and situation of manta rays.
  • **Blackout dates during the Ironman Championship.

Activity Company: Hang Loose Boat Tours

Location: Honokohau Marina North Boat Ramp
Address: 74-380 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua Kona, Hawaii 96740
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/seYiEBzeSzvrDNKr8

We are located 4.5 mile south of the Kona Airport and 3.5 miles north of Kailua Kona. After turning into the Honokohau Harbor you make your first right. Follow the road which veers to the left until it ends at a large parking lot.

Parking:
When you get to the Honokohau Harbor parking lot drive to your left towards the boat ramp. Park your car anywhere by the restrooms for free.

Check in:
You will meet your crew member at Honokohau Harbor, by the pavilion next to the public restrooms.