Turtle Canyon Snorkel Excursion from Waikiki in Honolulu, HI

And You Creations1125 Ala Moana BlvdHonolulu, HI 96814
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Jump into the water and get ready to explore the natural world underwater with And You Creations' Turtle Canyons Snorkel Excursion from Waikiki. Hawaii's clear waters and a sunny day will produce beautiful colors, bringing marine life to anyone who braves the ocean. Expert guides will laugh and share stories and performances about Hawaii's natural ecosystem, culture, and respect for the sea. It's a perfect afternoon for you and your family in Oahu, Hawaii!

up to 2 hrs 1 to 50 people

Good To Know

  • Operation hours start at 10 am on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
  • Tour is approximately 2 hours long.
  • Check in 15 minutes before the tour.
  • Great for all levels of swimming.
  • Enjoy authentic Hawaiian cultural performances like a chant and hula dance.
  • Mask/ snorkels and life-vests, Hula dancing, and Snacks and water are included.
  • Bar Service Onboard. Adult beverages are available to purchase at $5.
  • Tour includes complimentary lunch bentos. Guests will choose between Chicken, Fish, or Tofu Vegetable bento.
  • Things to wear: Flip-flops, a bathing suit, and a light jacket. Shoes are not allowed on board.
  • Things to bring: towel, sunscreen, cash or card, seasickness medication, and waterproof camera.
  • Keep your eyes out for wild spinner dolphins and whales in winter.


from Turtle Canyon Snorkel Excursion from Waikiki
This Waikiki Turtle Snorkeling and Marine Life Swim in Honolulu features a snorkeling session with Hawaiian reef fish and turtles. Experience the delight of peaceful sea turtles cruising in their natural environment, the beauty of the clear blue Hawaiian sea.

Board the double-decker boat and explore its wraparound seating and Titanic-style front railing. Keep your eyes on the horizon for sightings of Hawaiian spinner dolphins or humpback whales in winter.

Great for all ages and levels of swimming experience, a knowledgeable, water safety-trained crew leads the tour.

Here is a complete rundown by And You Creations / Turtles and You of what you can expect on your reef snorkel adventure. *Tours may change/cancel due to unexpected weather or other circumstances.

9:30 AM TO 9:45 AM
Arrival - Arrive at Kewalo Basin Harbor, Pier D, Slip 111. Please check in before boarding the boat.

You will be asked to remove your shoes before boarding the boat. This is for your safety. The boat will have storage for you to place them in during your time onboard.

9:45 AM to 9:55 AM
Crew Introductions and Safety Briefing - Filled with the Aloha Spirit, our dynamic crew members are all masters of the sea! Our crew is CPR-certified and trained in water safety. They will inform you how to stay safe on the boat.

Adult beverages are available onboard. Please have your ID ready if you would like to purchase.

10:00 AM
Depart from the Harbor - Following departure, we will begin our boat ride by reciting a Hawaiian chant called, “E’ho mai“. It is a prayer to the gods of the sea for a safe trip with plentiful marine life.

10:30 AM
Snorkeling Session with Hawaiian Reef Fish and Turtles - Once we arrive to our destination, our crew will begin with a snorkel briefing on how to properly use the mask/snorkels and life-vests.

Then it’s time to jump in the water and explore! Hawaii’s clear waters and a sunny day will produce beautiful colors, bringing the reef to life. You’ll see Hawaiian reef fish and turtles!

11:15 AM
Soak in the Scenery - After snorkeling, guests will have an opportunity to explore different parts of the boat–from the wraparound bow to the 2nd-floor deck for optimal scenic viewing.

Our crew will share information on Hawaiian marine life, such as turtles, dolphins and whales. We may even see some dolphins and whales during our journey!

11:30 AM
Head Back to the Harbor\ - After a fun-filled adventure, we head back to the harbor. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the crew’s Hula Show. At the end, please join us as we dance together to spread Aloha and give thanks.

Bento Box Lunch -Chicken, Fish, or Tofu Vegetablere served with rice and corn and are gluten-free.

12:00 PM
"A Hui Ho"! Until We Meet Again! - Thank you for joining us on a fun-filled adventure on the ocean! Please don’t forget about all the sea creatures you’ve met on this adventure!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Turtle Canyon Snorkel Excursion from Waikiki

How long is the tour?

The Waikiki Snorkel Tour lasts approximately 2 hours.

What should I wear?

Wear your swimsuit and arrive ready to jump in the ocean. And You Creations also recommends bringing a beach towel (oversized preferable), reef safe sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, and long-sleeve Jacket or sweatshirt (winter time). Please note that you will be asked to remove your shoes prior to boarding.

What is included in the Tour?

Water activities (snorkeling with marine life), mask/ snorkels and life-vests, Hula dancing – entertainment, snacks, and water. Canned alcoholic beer, wine, seltzers, and non-alcoholic soft drinks are not included but are available for purchase for $5/each. You must present ID when purchasing adult beverages.

Is lunch included?

Yes, guests will have complimentary lunch bentos. Guests will choose between Chicken, Fish, or Tofu Vegetable bento

Is this tour appropriate for all ages?

Yes, this tour is appropriate for all ages.

Does this tour operate daily?

Tours are available Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.