How much does it cost to snorkel at Hanauma Bay?

How much does it cost to rent snorkel gear at Hanauma Bay?

Should you bring your own, or rent snorkel gear? Snorkel gear is available for rent on the beach at Hanauma Bay, though it is significantly more expensive than renting it elsewhere (standard set for $20; premium for $40) and the line can be quite long.

How much does it cost to go to Hanauma Bay?

Admission to Hanauma Bay

Once you arrive at Hanauma Bay there is a standard entry fee of $25.00 for each guest. If you live on the island of Oahu and have a valid Hawaii ID card or Hawaii drivers license then there is no charge to enter the park.

Can you go to Hanauma Bay without a reservation?

Hawai’i residents with valid identification may access the nature preserve without a reservation from 6:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. This does not apply to military members unless they have local identification. However, those servicemembers and their dependents get free entry with their military IDs.

How long can I snorkel at Hanauma Bay?

Usually a couple of hours is sufficient. There is a mandatory 9 minute video you have to watch and then get down to the bay and rent your gear before you even get into the water. Snorkeling can take as little as an hour or longer depending upon how much of the bay you explore.

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Is Hanauma Bay worth?

Re: Is Hanauma Bay worth it? Absolutely go! We have been to Oahu twice and make it one of our regular stops. Like Dusty said……it is one the best beaches on Oahu and there are plenty of photo opps as well especially at the lookout from the parking lot area.

Can you bring your own snorkel gear to Hanauma Bay?

You can bring your own snorkeling gear to Hanauma Bay, or you can rent it for the day from a little hut near the restrooms. I decided to rent the equipment, which cost $12 for everything – mask, snorkel and fins (note: the price in 2017 is now up to $20 to rent all the gear).

How much is it to snorkel in Oahu?

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Type of Charter Price
Three tank boat charter. Fri, Sat and Sun $169
Two tank dusk and Night Dive $124
Snorkel with Turtles Tour (guided snorkeling) $89
Unguided snorkeler on scuba charter/Rider $59

Why is Hanauma Bay closed?

Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve was closed for 9 months due to COVID. Hanauma is the spectacular cove located inside a volcanic crater that is packed with fish and is just a 25-minute drive from Waikiki Beach. It is always one of the state’s primary snorkeling attractions for both visitors and residents.

Can you swim at Hanauma Bay?

Named America’s best beach in 2004, Hanauma Bay is a longtime favorite among snorkelers and marine enthusiasts. It is home to over 450 kinds of tropical fish, many of which can only be found in Hawaii. … Feeding, chasing or touching the fish and turtles is not allowed, but you can swim alongside them and take pictures.

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