water activities off the coast of kona

The Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii is known for its gorgeous beaches with great views and plenty of fun water activities. There are many different opportunities for you to explore the Kona Coast’s rich marine life. You can choose between snorkeling, scuba diving, or kayaking; all three will give you an unforgettable experience! No matter what activity you choose, there is no denying that this area has some of the most beautiful scenery in all of Hawaii.

Ready to learn about the best water activities on the Kona Coast? Let’s dive in!

SNORKELING AT KEALAKEKUA BAY

One of the most popular snorkeling spots in all of Hawaii is Kealakekua Bay. Located on the Western coastline, this bay was a central meeting place for many Native Hawaiians. Perhaps its most famous visitor was Captain James Cook, the first European explorer to discover the Hawaiian Islands.

During your visit, you can enjoy snorkeling at Kealakekua Bay. This bay is filled with marine life and biodiversity, so make sure to book a snorkeling tour through KONASTYLE Snorkel & Sail! They include snorkeling equipment, swim noodles, food, and beverages to enjoy!

Snorkeling at Kealakekua Bay is an unforgettable experience that you can’t miss!

MORNING KEALAKEKUA SNORKEL & SAIL

Start time: 8:30am
Prices from $35

Sail KONASTYLE and experience the pristine waters of the Kona Coast as we make our way to Kealakekua Bay, which is home to the Captain Cook Monument and a marine sanctuary filled with with tropical i’a (fish) and beautiful coral structures.

SAILING AROUND THE KONA COAST

The Kona Coast is also a great place to go sailing! If you’ve never been sailing before, this is a great opportunity to try it out. Sailing on a catamaran is a fun and authentically Hawaiian way to get out on the water.

If you’re interested in learning more about the history of this area, there are also guided tours available. Be sure to check out Captain Cook Monument on Kealakekua Bay and enjoy the picturesque views of Hawaii’s coastline.

Before you go sailing on the Kona Coast, make sure to bring reef-safe sunscreen, sunglasses, and water.

The Kona Coast is one of the most beautiful areas of the Big Island of Hawaii and sailing around the coast is one of the best ways to experience it.

NIGHT SNORKELING WITH MANTA RAYS

Ready to experience one of the most awe-inspiring experiences in all of Hawaii? Go snorkeling with manta rays at night.

During this nighttime tour, you’ll have access to one of the best night snorkeling areas via a large and spacious catamaran.

Since the manta rays regularly frequent only a few spots on the island, they are very comfortable around snorkelers. It’s a great chance to get up close and personal with these fascinating creatures.

After your nighttime snorkeling adventure, the catamaran will cruise alongside the Kona Coast, lit up by the night sky and lights of the city.

Ready for the experience of a lifetime? The snorkeling session of your tour will last about an hour, so you’ll have plenty of time to snorkel and take pictures of the breathtaking scenery under the starry Big Island sky. Night snorkeling with manta rays at the Kona Coast is an unforgettable opportunity, so book your spot now!

LATE NIGHT MANTA RAY SNORKEL

Start time: 8:30pm
Prices from $50

Our late night manta ray adventure (seasonal) is geared more towards those guests that are comfortable snorkeling in the ocean late at night. Because of the late start time, there are less boats and less people at Manta Ray Village which makes this a much more surreal experience.

EXPLORE THE KONA COAST WITH KONASTYLE SNORKEL & SAIL

The Kona Coast is one of the most beautiful places in Hawaii to enjoy the water. From swimming and sailing on clear waters to exploring underwater life on a snorkel tour, there are so many ways you can have an adventure at this coastal paradise! Book your next vacation here with our team today by calling (808) 936-1323. We’ll help make sure that your time in Hawaii is one to remember.

KEALAKEKUA SNORKEL & SAIL

SUNSET & MANTA RAY SNORKEL

AFTERNOON MARINE ADVENTURE