DOLPHIN STAR - Wild Dolphin Watch + Snorkel + BBQ Lunch

Tour Date

Online reservations must be made at least 48 hours prior to your
tour departure. within 48 hours, please call us at (808) 371-0432


Child (3-11)

Lap Child (0-1 Free)

Transportation R/T from Waikiki Hotels

Transportation R/T from Kahala or Ko Olina

Hotel Name

Tour 039

Tour #039: DOLPHIN STAR - Wild Dolphin Watch + Snorkeling + BBQ Lunch

Per Person Charges Special Online Price
Adult $109.30 USD
Child (3 to 11) $65.20 USD
Infant (2 and under) $0
*Transportation R/T from Waikiki $22.00 USD
*Transportation R/T from Ko'olina $14.00 USD


About Your Tour

Operates: Daily, Tour Departs:  12:00PM | Return:3:00PM

Tour location: Oahu, Duration: 6 1/2 hours,  Departs from:  West Oahu, Wai'anae Boat Harbor



The perfect afternoon in paradise awaits with a dolphin cruise, BBQ buffet lunch and a snorkeling adventure in a secret underwater spot ready for you to explore! Enjoy all amenities of the Wild Dolphin Watch & BBQ® plus snorkeling to see Hawaii’s colorful reef fish up close. Snorkel mask, fins, instruction and educational tour of snorkel provided. Plus after the snorkel, “Blue Dolphin” cocktails, fresh pineapples and other refreshments will be served to complete your Dolphin Star® adventure. Dolphin Guarantee and the best facilities, including fresh water shower, easy step stairs into the water, open-air deck space and onboard restroom. Just wear your swimsuit and bring a towel, sunscreen and camera! All aboard the Dolphin Star®, an eco-friendly catamaran custom built in 2007. Add the deluxe Royal Star motorcoach tour of West O’ahu for a comfortable ride and the viewing pleasure of an original video on passing points of interest, history, culture and marine life to enhance your experience

Dolphin Guarantee: Recieve a free return "Dolphin Check" until a dolphin is sighted (meal and transportation optional).


Freshly Grilled Onboard

Premium All Beef Hamburgers


Selection of Buns

Freshly Baked Taro or Kaiser Buns


Gourmet Fixings
Grilled Pineapple*, Avocado*,
Kamuela Vine Ripened Tomato*,
Purple Onion*, Kula Lettuce*



Cheddar, Swiss, Pepper Jack


Teriyaki, Spicy BBQ, Tomato


Trio of Potato Chips
Taro, Maui Style, Sweet Potato


Homemade Chocolate Brownies


Plus, After-Snorkel Refreshments
Dolphin Star®’s Original Blue Dolphin Cocktail, Fresh Pineapple* and more


Vegan Selections are marked *.
Grilled Vegan Garden Burger available with 24 hours notice.


Additional beverages available for purchase.

Beverage:  Self-Serve All-You-Can-Drink Fruit Punch.  Additional beverages available for purchase.

Cruise Time: 12:00 – 3:00PM. Closed on New Year’s Day (1/1), Father's Day (6/17/18), Thanksgiving Day (11/22/18), Honolulu Marathon (12/9/18) and Christmas Day (12/25). 

Location / Check-In:  Departs from Wai’anae Boat Harbor, 85-491 Farrington Hwy Wai’anae, HI 96792. For those arriving via own transportation, please check in 15 minutes prior to departure at the Dolphin Star.


Round-trip motorcoach transportation:  Round-trip motorcoach transportation via deluxe Royal Star features a comfortable ride, onboard restroom, video presentation. $22.00 per person from the Waikiki area, $14.00 per person from Ko Olina. Tour from Waikiki is 6½ hours (9:50AM – 4:30PM); tour from Ko Olina is 4¾ hours (11:00AM – 3:45PM); Cruise is 3 hours.


Vessel Info: Eco-friendly, 149-passenger, 2-deck Dolphin Star catamaran was custom built for wild dolphin watching and snorkeling in paradise! The 65’ vessel minimizes emissions with EPA compliant main engines, hybrid power generator, GPS, autopilot, radar and operates at the cruising speed shown by recent NOAA studies to be safe for marine mammals. It also has a 360° observation deck, wrap-around deck, dining area, bar, restrooms and BBQ facility


Route: Dolphin Star cruises from Wai’anae Boat Harbor toward Ka’ena Point or Ko Olina, depending on the best possible route for wild dolphin watching and location for snorkeling. The Captain may alter the route or cancel the cruise depending on weather conditions.


Waiver: A signed wavier is required for snorkeling.


Transportation: Round-trip motorcoach transportation from the Waikiki area available at $22.00 per person and from the Ko Olina area at $14.00 per person. (Additional usage fee applies for some hotels. Prices subject to change by year.) 


Pick Up Schedule

  • Ala Moana - 10:10AM
  • Ambassador - 9:50AM
  • Disney Aulani - 10:40AM
  • Four Seasons at Ko Olina - 10:35AM
  • Prince Waikiki - 10:05AM
  • Hilton Hawaiian Village - 9:40AM
  • Hyatt Regency - 9:55AM
  • Ko Olina Beach Club - 10:45AM
  • Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach - 10:00AM
  • Princess Kaiulani - 9:50AM
  • Sheraton Waikiki - 9:55AM
  • Waikiki Beach Marriott - 9:40AM


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made 24 hours prior to the day of your cruise and will result in a 10% credit card service charge. Cancellations made in a shorter period of time (less than 24 hours prior to the day of service) will result in a 100% charge being incurred/No refund. No shows will incur full charges/NO REFUND.

Tours and activity prices, departure times, departure locations, descriptions and other information on Hawaii Tour Adventures website are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

Online reservations must be made at least 48 hours prior to tour departure. For reservations within 48 hours please call: (808) 371-0432

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