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Historical Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay provided by Body Glove Cruises

Historical Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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I certify that I and anyone in my party are not displaying signs of COVID19 and have not been in contact with an individual confirmed with COVID19 in the past 14 days. Guests with temperatures of 100.4 or higher will not be permitted to board.
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Updated 20/07/31 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Kealakekua Bay, home to the Captain Cook Monument, is located on the coast of Kona and only accessible by boat or hiking. On this tour, take a relaxing lunch or dinner cruise to the hard-to-reach spot and enjoy the included Hawaiian-style buffet, cocktail, and live entertainment.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    75-5629 Kuakini Hwy
    75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
    All cruises board 30 minutes prior to departure. 75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua Kona, HI 96740 (Ilima Court Shopping Center) is the address for Body Glove Cruises main office where the closest free parking is located. Guests must walk one block to the Kailua Kona Pier for boarding.
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    Kailua Pier
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 2
    Kealakekua Bay
    Stop: 3 hours
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  • You'll end at
    75-5629 Kuakini Hwy
    75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
    All cruises board 30 minutes prior to departure. 75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua Kona, HI 96740 (Ilima Court Shopping Center) is the address for Body Glove Cruises main office where the closest free parking is located. Guests must walk one block to the Kailua Kona Pier for boarding.
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Relaxing cruise to Kealakekua Bay, reachable only by boat or hiking
  • Sample traditional cuisine at the Hawaiian buffet with one included cocktail
  • Take in the views and watch entertainment from local performers
  • Learn about the history of the region from a local historian
What to Expect
Your cruise begins at the Kailua Pier where you board the boat for a 12-mile journey down the Kona coastline. Sit back and relax as a local historian shares stories about the landmarks you pass on the way to the Captain Cook Monument. Upon arrival, enjoy a cocktail from the fully stocked bar and an island-style buffet. A typical buffet includes vegetable crudites, assorted cheeses, Lomi Ahi tuna, dips, and pita chips. For entrees enjoy kalua pork and cabbage, ginger shoyu braised beef, pineapple-glazed chicken, veggie rice pilaf, and assorted salads. Make sure to save room for dessert and Kona coffee. Additional cocktails are available for purchase. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options are available upon request. Keep an eye out for dolphins, turtles, manta rays, and seasonal humpback whales. Take in the sites of Ahu'ena Heiau, Keauhou Holua Slide, and Kuamo’o Battlefield as you sail back to the pier.
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Important Information
Departure Point
75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Beverages
  • Buffet dinner
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Live entertainment
  • Sunset
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase - 1 complimentary drink included)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Gluten free, vegan or vegetarian dietary needs are available with 48 hours notice by calling 800-551-8911
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 90 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Beth R wrote a review Mar 2020
Parker, Colorado60 contributions9 helpful votes
Excellent. food great. crew fabulous. very nice/very helpful given my mobility issues. SN son loved everything. history interesting music very enjoyable. keep up the great cruise cannot say enough how wonderful they are
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Gord62 wrote a review Mar 2020
Vancouver, Canada6 contributions1 helpful vote
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Great crew helped with mobility scooter. Very accommodating. Great food, drinks, musical entertainment and historical lesson. Saw dolphins, whales and a beautiful sunset. Thank you all, very much. Gordon
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Annette M wrote a review Mar 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Although we had rain for part of the trip, this crew was amazing. We saw spinner dolphins , enjoyed a great history lesson, ate delicious food and enjoyed live music. Really a memorable evening for our Hawaiian vacation.
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Angie wrote a review Mar 2020
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Loved it! Our first night/first trip to Hawaii! The dinner was delicious, the music was awesome and the history was so much fun. We saw some whales in the distance and lots of dolphins up close. The crew were lots of fun! Full bar, music and breathtaking views. Worth it! Oh and
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Trish H wrote a review Mar 2020
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Great dinner cruise! The drinks and food were spectacular. We loved the views and the sunset was awesome. The crew was very attentive.
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Kuay S
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Professional and friendly staff. Great time of year for whale & dolphin watching.
Staff greeted my college age daughter and me professionally. As we waited for other guests to arrive, they distribu
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brittonjena
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Awesome experience! Highly recommend
I had an amazing time. A must do when in Kona! Staff was extremely friendly and attentive. I can’t wait to go again
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Mary B
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Fun filled cruise with so many water toys!
4.5 hr cruise along the gorgeous shore of Kona. The staff was there to bring you food and drinks whenever and where
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greattrip007
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great
My girlfriend and I enjoyed our snorkeling, dolphins and whales watching. Capt. Bob and his crew took great care of
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I1379TJkristines
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The best and most responsible choice!
Very eco-responsible trip! Good trip! I saw a baby dolphin! Connor was an excellent sacrifice and Johna and the res
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drroad09
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amazing
My girlfriend and I had a great time. We saw dolphins and whales. Snorkling was awesome. We saw yellow and black fi
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larryw580
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Not what I was expecting.
We've been on a few whale watching trips but this one seemed to lack outside coordination. Just cruzed up the coast
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Stay45572005946
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Our boys loved this
They have snorkeled in some of the best places in the world, and they loved this one. Professional, courteous and f
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Go274220
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Snorkeling
Great snorkeling trip with very professional crew. We were lucky to see spinner dolphins, bottle nose dolphins, an
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allie_grinstead
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Relaxing! Staff was amazing
My husband and I had such a great experience with this company on a recent snorkeling and dolphin watch cruise. We
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Albertspack
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Great snorkeling experience!
We had a great time on our dolphin watch/ snorkeling trip. The crew was wonderful - knowledgeable, very attentive a
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Wendierr
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Fabulous Snorkel Trip
We had a wonderful time on the Body Glove snorkeling trip. We saw a whale, dolphins bow riding the boat, great food
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AlohaDez108
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Awesome fun!
This cruise was amazing. So much fun getting in the water and snorkeling and just relaxing. The crew was awesome! M
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mattyearber
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Fun in the sun
We had a great time. We saw lots of dolphins, a hump back whale, and a manta ray. The staff are super friendly and
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aliaBetts2020
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Body Glove Experience!
Vegetarian lunch upon pre request! Prescription masks available. All gear provided. Breakfast. Lunch. Sup board. Li
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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