Dolphin Quest Hawai‘i

425 Waikoloa Beach Dr.
Waikoloa, HI 96738- Map It
(808) 886-2875
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AAA Editor Notes

Dolphin Quest Hawai‘i, at the Hilton Waikoloa Village, 425 Waikoloa Beach Dr., offers a variety of fun and educational programs that allow visitors of all ages to interact with Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. Programs are led by professional trainers. Most of the encounters take place in shallow water, but some involve swimming and snorkeling in deep water. Photographers stand by to capture highlights of the encounter; photos can be purchased after the program. Note: Visitors should have their parking tickets validated at Dolphin Quest Hawai‘i. Swimsuits and towels are required. Life jackets are provided. Showers are available. Participants may not use a camera during the program, but non-participants may take photos from behind the roped-off area. Inquire about cancellation policies. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
The 45-minute Encounter Deluxe $265. The 30-minute Encounter $210. The 1.25-hour Kids Quest $220 (ages 5-9). The 10-minute Wee Tots encounter $115 (one adult and one child age 2-4). The 1.75-hour Sea Quest $350. The 45-minute Dolphin Family and Friends encounter $1,425 (family, up to six people). The 5.5-hour Trainer for a Day program $700. Age restrictions vary. Reservations are required.
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Hours: Daily 8:30-5. Participants must arrive 30 minutes before the program begins.