Na Pali Snorkel Expedition
Highlights / General details
Departing from Kikiaola Harbor, you’ll experience breathtaking Oceanside views of Waimea and the longest white sand beach in Hawaii.
Cruise past one of the oldest sugar towns in Hawaii and out to Polihale State Park towards the Na Pali Coast’s majestic sea cliffs and hanging valleys. Listen to a historical and cultural narration provided by your captain as he navigates you safely into sea caves and beneath cascading waterfalls.
Feel free to swim and snorkel on the protected reef where crystal-clear waters teem with fish, coral formations, and other marine life.
Lunch consisting of sub-style sandwiches, chips, cookies and assorted non-alcoholic beverages; Snorkel gear & instructions; State and harbor tax.
Roundtrip transportation is not provided; Guide gratuity is not included, and is at the guest’s discretion and expense.
Hours of operation
Available daily; Departs at 8:30.
Check in is 1 hour prior to departure.
Approximately 5 hours.
Na Pali Explorer Office at 9935 Kaumualii Highway in Waimea (Next to Union 76 Gas Station At Cooks Landing).
Not recommended for children under 5 years on Na Pali Explorer II or 8 years on Explorer I.
Pregnant women or those with back or heart problems are not permitted.
Bring swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, visor and your camera (at own risk).
Menu subject to change.
Cave entering and beach landing are dependent on ocean conditions and weather.
Explorer I – lands on beach, snorkel from shore (ocean conditions permitting). Narrated walk at archeological site (Nualolo Kai Ancient Fishing Village). Child’s age no younger than 8 years old.
Na Pali Explorer II – Snorkel from vessel at protected reef, lunch on board during snorkel times. No narrated walk on Na Pali Explorer II. Child’s age no younger than 5 years old.
From May through September, departures from Hanalei Bay are available.
Due to the rising cost of fuel, prices may be subject to fuel surcharges at any time.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**