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Will Humpback Whales Be Taken Off the Endangered Species List In 2016?


Humpback whales, (Kohola in Hawaiian), are an integral part of our Hawaiian history and even our mythology. From time immemorial, these huge, gentle creatures have traveled thousands of miles from Alaska to the Hawaiian Islands each winter to mate and birth their calves in the warm, safe waters off our coast. For much of our […]

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02/02/2016

You Need At Least One Ocean Adventure On Your Trip to Hawaii’s Big Island


Are you planning a trip to Hawaii’s Big Island in 2016? Good for you! Can’t you just feel the warm sand under the soles of your feet and the sunshine on your shoulders already? Okay, enough daydreaming! It’s time to get planning. After all, you want to have the very best vacation ever, right? There […]

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01/30/2016

Five of Our Favorite Restaurants on the Kona Coast


Playing on the beach and in the water all day long is bound to work up an appetite. Good thing that Kona is filled with restaurants and eateries that are as excellent as its beaches. You can find everything from the very finest beach-front dining to local sandwich shops that will hit the spot. There […]

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01/27/2016

Why Manta Rays Are One of the Coolest Animals in the World


Beneath the tropical waters off of Kona lurks a mysterious creature. It is flat like a carpet, with triangle fins that flap up and down, almost like it is flying beneath the water. This creature is also huge! It can easily top 3,000 pounds in weight (1.4 tons), and stretch over 15 feet long (4.5 […]

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01/27/2016

The Fish Are Biting in Kona


The warm, deep waters off the coast of Kona on Hawaii’s Big Island are home to a menagerie of sea life that you can see, touch, and even catch. If you follow the call of the fisherman, than there’s no better place in the world to drop your line. Beneath the surface of the Kona […]

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01/05/2016

Splashers Ocean Adventures


Splashers Ocean Adventures is a top rated snorkel and tour boat company Rated 5 stars from Trip Advisor and #1 for Manta Rays trips in Kona, Big Island Hawaii. Specializing in signature experiences to last a life time. See our clear blue Pacific Ocean waters filled with spinner dolphins, whales (during whale season), manta rays, […]

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12/30/2015

A #1 Must See! Manta Rays with Splashers Ocean Adventures!


If you’re looking for a unique experience you’ll be telling your friends and family for decades, then you have to go on either the sunset or moonlight Manta Ray snorkel. This once-in a lifetime experience will allow you to watch our friendly Manta Rays flip, turn, glide and somersault beneath you while they feed on […]

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09/13/2013

Heard of Captain Cook? This snorkel adventure is one you’ll never forget with Splashers Ocean Adventures!


Most people come to Hawaii and limit their experience to a little shopping, sitting on the beach in front of their resort, or walking or driving a couple blocks. However, you simply can not leave Big Island, Hawaii without going on a 5 star rated snorkeling tour where you’ll get to see dolphins, exotic sea […]

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09/13/2013