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  • Location: Kona, Hawaii
  • Duration:  90 minutes (approx.)
The manta ray night snorkel was voted "one of the top 10 things to do in your life" by the Travel Channel! Experience the Kona manta ray snorkel yourself and see what all the fuss is about. You'll journey only five minutes off the Big Island's west coast to reach the snorkeling site. As the vessel's diving lights shine through the crystal-clear water, these gentle giants arrive to feed on plankton. Jump in the water for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to night snorkel with Hawaii's friendly manta rays.

Highlights

  • Hop aboard and experience the popular Kona manta ray snorkel
  • The manta ray night snorkel was voted "one of the top 10 things to do in your life" by the Travel Channel
  • Snorkel next to these gentle giants and watch as they feed on plankton

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What You Can Expect

Manta Ray Night Snorkel from Kona

Manta Night Snorkel and Dive

Although you are able to view mantas during daylight hours, they feed most actively at night when many plankton rises towards the water's surface. By using dive lights that are safe for the mantas, you'll be able to attract and get close to the mantas.

Unlike sting rays, mantas are very gentle and don't have teeth, stingers or barbs. These big and beautiful animals are truly amazing, boasting wingspans that can exceed 15 feet (4.5 meters) in width! They are completely safe to be around, so hop aboard for the aquatic experience of a lifetime!

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Best experience!!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

A once in a lifetime experience!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Huge mantas inches from your face. Most amazing thing.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

very good tour. saw 4 mantas very close.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

The manta rays were awesome. The crew was great, and i saw Big Bertha--14 feet across!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

This was the most amazing travel experience i have ever had!! The manta rays were so beautiful and they come just inches away from you! Great crew! This is a must!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Incredible animals. We were in a veritable soup of plankton....so many kinds, they were almost as fun to watch as the rays....almost. Very short ride to the location to view, and that was nice. Would recommend this tour for certain.

Elaine I
United States of America

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

The tour was incredible. The staff was especially friendly and informative. My 98 year old mother had a wonderful time.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

The experience was amazing. The staff were great, informative and very helpful. Would thoroughly recommend this to anyone.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

A 2 MINUTE BOAT RIDE...CREW WAS GOOD AND THE MANTAS WERE INCREDIBLE. A BIT TRICKY FINDING THE PLACE

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