Hawaii Shore Tour Examples
Prices are approximate.
Body Glove Snorkel and Dolphin Sail (4.5 hours) $95
Come aboard the trimaran Body Glove and
cruise the Pawai Bay, a protected marine preserve of
gorgeous coral reef gardens filled with thousands of
brilliantly colored tropical fish, as well as endangered
sea turtles and wild dolphins. Along the way, enjoy a
breakfast of freshly baked pastries, tropical juices,
island fruits and Kona coffee. The Body Glove features
a spacious upper sun deck, a large shaded cabin and
fresh water showers and bathrooms. A 15-foot water
slide and high-dive platform are a big hit with
passengers of all ages. The experienced crew will
provide you with snorkeling gear and personalized
Note: A buffet-style deli lunch is also provided.
Sodas are included and cocktails are available at
an additional charge.
Extreme ATV Adventure (5.5 hours) $275
An extreme and exclusive ATV experience, on top of the line machines that
are fully automated with independent suspension that will take
you past magnificent scenery and over extremely rugged terrain, be
prepared to get dirty!
On this exciting excursion you will:
Take a short transfer from
the cruise ship pier which will
bring you to the check in facility for a full safety briefing,
guests must demonstrate that they are comfortable driving their
Have your guide lead you through miles of old cane lands,
tropical forests, and jungles as you make your way to Hali'i
Make a short but strenuous hike that brings you out at
the newly discovered Hali'I waterfall for an optional
refreshing swim and picnic lunch.
Then head into Kauai's most remote and beautiful area,
the Power House Valleys. ATV is the only way to get there!
Note: It is possible that due to heavy rains and the
subsequent high river level at the ATV crossing, the
falls may be inaccessible. An alternate lunch location
is provided in the interest of guest safety.
Napali Explorer (7 hours) $159
Board the 48-foot raft, the Na pali Explorer,
for a memorable journey along Kauai's majestic Na Pali Coast.
Cruise past Polihale State Park to thrilling views of Na Pali's
towering sea cliffs and hanging valleys. Your Captain will
provide commentary on the area's history and culture while
he takes you to the entrances of giant sea caves and beneath
cascading waterfalls, sea conditions permitting. Enjoy
swimming and snorkeling in the clear waters of a protected
reef teeming with fish, coral, sea turtles and other marine
life. Back on board, you'll enjoy a deli-style lunch before
heading back to your ship.
Tubing the Ditch Expedition (3 hours) $99
This unique tubing adventure takes you back
in time, an exclusive experience that occurs on private
lands never before open to the public. Recapture the time
of the sugar plantations as you tube historic waterways
along the flumes and ditches on the old Lihue Plantation.
Traverse an old sugar cane plantation into Kauai's unspoiled
interior and enjoy breathtaking vistas and spectacular
scenery. Your adventure starts with a short drive to the
headwaters of the four-mile long Hanamaulu Ditch system.
Grab a tube, don a headlamp, and jump in for a leisurely
tubing expedition. Witness Kauai's spectacular engineering
feats as you float down the tropical waterway of open ditches,
tunnels and flumes all of which were engineered and hand dug
circa 1912. At the end of your adventure, you'll be whisked
away to a charming picnic area for a delicious snack beside a
pristine swimming hole. After an hour, you'll return to your
ship. It's a memorable experience for the entire family!
Hilo Bay Kayak and Waterfall Adventure (2.5 hours) $69
Enjoy a fun, relaxing kayak tour in protected Hilo Bay,
where you can kayak in calm water protected by the
breakwaters. Your adventure begins from a black sand
beach in the heart of Hilo, just a short distance from
the pier. Upon arrival, local guides will outfit with
an ocean kayak and safety gear, then give paddling
instruction. Your path will take you past Coconut Island
and you will kayak along Hilo's shoreline with its
magnificent views of Wailoa Park Estuary and Wailuku
River Waterfall. Enjoy a great day on the water with
amazing views and look out for a glimpse of the Mauna
Kea Summit. Hilo is America's wettest city so be
prepared for plenty of rainbows. Your guides will bring
rain hats and ponchos but the water is always warm!
Napali Explorer (7 hours) $159
Experience the Kona Coast and access some of the best
snorkeling on the island. You will depart directly from
the pier on a custom-built, 28-foot rigid inflatable raft
with comfortable seating and a canopy for shade. Your
Captain will greet you and give safety instructions. The
adventure includes approximately one hour of snorkeling
in the calm, protected waters of Kealakekua Bay, the
historic site of the Captain Cook Monument. You will also
visit sea caves and lava tubes along the Kona Coast.
Throughout the tour your knowledgeable Captain will tell
you fascinating stories about the places you visit. All
snorkel gear is provided.
Captain Zodiac Raft and Snorkel Adventure (3.5 hours) $85
This adventure tours takes you to beautiful Kealakekua
Bay, the only marine sanctuary on the Big Island of
Hawaii and site of the Captain Cook Monument. The
24-foot RIB inflatable raft provides an exciting
shore-hugging ride down the Kona coast. The Captain
will teach you Hawaiian folklore and history and
spinner dolphins, green sea turtles, manta rays and
whales (in season) are common sights on this scenic
tour. Snorkel or swim in the calm, protected waters
of Kealakekua Bay and enjoy a delicious tropical
snack. The Captain then entertains you with the
adventures of Captain James Cook, the famous British
navigator, and his encounters with the Hawaiians. On
the ride up the coast, you'll explore sea caves and
lava tubes and learn about the geology of the island.
Haleakala Zipline Adventure (3.75 hours) $125
Imagine soaring over gulches and through the trees along
the slopes of one of the world's largest volcanoes. The
Haleakala Zipline Adventure blends a short hike experience
with a series of picturesque zipline crossings for an
incredible experience. It's perfect for anyone 10 years
of age or older, and even more fun when the whole family
takes part! Your tour starts with a van ride through the
heart of Maui to mid-way up the Haleakala Volcano where
you will see spectacular views from 4,000 feet. Upon
arrival you will be greeted by your experienced and highly
trained guides, who will provide a safety briefing and
outfit you with a customized seat harness and equipment
before leading you into the woods of the beautiful
upcountry Maui. Then get your heart pumping as you sail
across each of the ziplines, and a get bird's eye view of
the seasonal waterfalls and lush vegetation below. Take
part in this one-of-a-kind adventure and bring home
memories that you'll talk about for years to come.
Ka'anapali Beach Break (5 hours) $39
Enjoy a carefree afternoon on famous Ka'anapali Beach!
Your relaxing and fun-filled beach break begins with a
scenic ride along the coastline to Maui's luxurious
beach resort area. Awaiting you there is a complimentary
beach chair and a tropical beverage. Relax in the sun,
swim or do some beachcombing. If you feel like snorkeling
to see the marine life at famous Black Rock, either take
your gear or rent it on the beach. Air mattresses, boogie
boards and other beach toys are available for rent. After
a few hours of fun-in-the sun, you will return to the
dock. If you choose to stay longer, you must arrange
your own transportation back to the ship.
Pacific Paradise Luau ( hours) $95
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