Explore The Marine World with Snorkel Tours Hawaii
Hawaii, located in Oceania, at the north of the Pacific Ocean is one of the most traveled places on earth. Waikiki Beach, in Honolulu city of Oahu province, is famous for its surf and sand. We, at Snorkel Tours Hawaii, offer you every type of assistance for snorkeling tours on Waikiki Beach so that you can make every moment of your trip memorable moments of your life.
Waikiki used to be the most favored playground of the royal family until the 19th century. The area was mostly a combination of wetlands fed by Honolulu streams. However, in 1920, the city administration decided to construct the Ala Wai Canal which would drain the Waikiki region and lay the foundation of the future development of the area.
Today, Waikiki is one of the most visited tourist spots in Hawaii, and travelers from all across the globe love vacationing in this incredible beach destination for its excellent amenities and friendly locals. We, at Snorkel Tours Hawaii, conduct the best snorkeling tour in Waikiki to help you come face to face with the amazing indigenous fish, turtles, and the flora below the sea waters.
Hanauma Bay Snorkeling Tour
Hanauma Bay is a top-rated marine embayment present within tuff ring at the southeast coast of the Island of Oahu. This curved coastline was formed from a volcanic crater and has become a must-see site for snorkeling enthusiasts. Our Snorkel Tours Hawaii guides brief you about the area at first and then provide detailed instruction about snorkeling tours on Waikiki beach.
Every year, over three million vacationers love touring this area to enjoy the sight of more than 400 Hawaiian fish species. The Bay is also renowned for green sea turtles, Chelonia mydas, also known as Honu, found abundantly in this area. The site has gain fame for being the nesting ground of these turtles. You can also observe numerous parrot fish under the water.
Hanauma Bay has also gained acclamation for its 7000-year-old coral reefs, appearing as large rocks under the sea beds. In 1967, the administration declared this site as a protected marine life conservation area with an underwater park. The Bay remains open throughout the year from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM, except on Christmas and New Year’s Day. The underwater park also remains closed on every Tuesday. Our guides bring you to this place from your hotel so that you do not face any challenges enjoying the best snorkeling tour in Waikiki.
There are many top-rated activities which you can enjoy near Hanauma Bay.
- Go for a coastline tour at Hanauma Bay enjoying the pristine blue water and white sandy beaches.
- Barely 500 meters from the Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, you can hike to the abandoned railway tracks at Koko Crater Railway Trail.
- Visit the Marine Educational Center run by the University of Hawaii to watch the 12-minute informative video about snorkeling. It helps you to understand the use of snorkeling equipment and also provide detailed information about the Ecology and Geology of the Bay.
To find out more about our snorkeling tours on Waikiki Beach, get in touch with us today. We would be more than happy to address your concerns and answer your queries.