Your Kona ocean adventures begin at Kailua Bay & Pier in Kailua-Kona with some of the best sportfishing, diving and snorkeling in the world right here off of the Kona coast. This is also the start and finish line of the Ironman World Championship!
Diving adventures from the Kailua Pier can bring you close to large manta rays, whale sharks or snorkel with a pod of spinner dolphins or a sunset sail amongst the humpback whales during the winter from December to April.
Experience the underwater world of Kona in an actual submarine which can dive to a depth of 100 feet! Tour the Kona coastline in their techologically advanced vessel.
Atlantis Submarines are battery powered so no pollution is emiitted into the ocean and move quietly through the water amongst the fish, turtles, dolphins and whales in season.
Come to Atlantis Submarines at the Kailua Pier in Kailua-Kona. Check at their Kona virtual tour.
Bite Me Sportfishing is one of the largest sportfishing operations in Hawaii with six sportfishing yachts including Bite Me 4 which departs from the Kailua Pier. Especially convenient if you are visiting with a cruise ship for just a day.
Bite Me Sportfishing's USCG licensed captains and boat crews provide expert experience and equipment to give you that extra edge to catch that large game fish you've been dreaming of.
(808) 960-2464
Reservations: click here
Located at the Kailua Pier in Kailua-Kona, the Body Glove 65 foot catamaran is a state-of-the-art, award winning vessel with first class amenities, fresh water showers, a 20' water slide, a 15' high dive platform and two large double swim platforms and a premium bar and sound sytem.
Since 1981, Jack's Diving Locker has been offering diving and snorkeling adventures in Hawaii. They offer boat dives, shore dives and charters from the Kailua Pier as well as Honokohau Harbor. They also offer lessons, PADI Certification and gear rentals and a dive club for frequent Kama'aina divers.
Jack's Diving Locker
Kona Boys shack at the Kailua Pier.
Kona Boys offers Kayak, Surfboard and Stand-Up Paddleboard rentals, tours and sales and along with an outrigger sail and snorkel at the Kailua Pier.
The Kona Boys Shop is located in Kealakakua at 79-7539 Mamalahoa Hwy. and next to the Kailua Pier beachfront at the King Kamehameha Beach Hotel.
Parasailing in Hawaii is fun and easy and an experience you will remember for a lifetime.
UFO offers single, tandem and three people at a time. Parsailing is available in Kona year round. Each flight will last 8 to 12 minutes depending on your package and the total boat time will last approximately one hour.
Office: King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel, 75-5660 Palani Road, Suite 111, Kailua-Kona. Boat located at the Kailua Pier.
UFO Parasailing
• Cruise Ship Port • Offshore Mooring Area • Comfort Station 
• 16' Wide Commercial Ramp • 3 Loading & Unloading Areas 
• Vessel Washdown • Outside Showers • Restrooms
Kaahumanu Place at Ali'i Drive
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
19° 38′ 22″ N, 155° 59′ 49″ W
Hawaii Island District Office: (808) 327-3690
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Kona Boys
Toll Free (800) 551-8911
Toll Free Reservations: 1-800-381-0237
Kailua Pier, Kona, Hawaii
Kahaluu Bay Surf and Sea - Learn to surf with us in beautiful Kona Hawaii! Surf lessons with our friendly and certified instructors are the best and safest way to experience the thrill of surfing. We also have one of largest selections of quality rental equipment on the Big Island. Whether you like to surf, stand up paddle, kayak or snorkel we'll hook you up with the right gear to get you goin'!
Group Surf Lesson
Semi-Private Surf Lesson
Private Surf Lesson
Foam Surfboard Rental
Stand Up Paddle Board Rental
Snorkel Gear Rentals
Group Paddle Board Lesson
(808) 322-4338
Video courtesy Atlantis Adventures
Bite Me Sportfishing
 (808) 329-7585 or TOLL FREE (800) 345-4807
75-5813 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona 
(800) 359-4836
75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Semi-Private Paddle Board Lesson
Private Paddle Board Lesson
Epoxy Surfboard Rental
Photos courtesy Kahalu'u Bay Surf & Sea
Deluxe Snorkel &  Dolphin Watch
Historical Lunch Cruise
Historical Dinner Cruise
Whale Watch (Seasonal)
Photos courtesy Body Glove Hawaii
Kealakekua: (808) 328-1234
Kailua Pier: (808) 329-2345
Hawaii Lifeguard Surf Instructors - Learn the basics or sharpen your skills in a private setting before paddling out.
Whether joining HLSI or surfing Kona for the first time or adding more board stories, our surfing classroom gets students geared up, prepped and warmed up for the real waves. An All Exclusive Surf Experience with our Family Owned Hawaiian Surf School.
VIP Exclusive Group
1:1 Exclusive Private Surf
2:1 Exclusive Surf Duo
Local VIP Group Surf
1:1 Private Local Surf
(808) 324-0442
Live Reservations
Photos courtesy Hawaii Lifeguard Surf Instructors
78-6702 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
75-5909 Ali'i Dr., Kailua-Kona HI 96740
Kona Town Surf Adventures - We provide some of the best surf instruction and tour services Hawaii has to offer. Whether you’re the vacationer looking for some light, easy-going fun on the waves, or the more experienced surfer trying to catch a special view of the island on a surf tour, Kona Town Surf Adventures has something to offer you. We offer lessons for all skill levels, and our team of trained lifeguards and CPR-trained instructors has the experience, perspective and know-how to answer any questions that you may have.
(808) 652-7555
Photos courtesy Kona Town Surf Adventures
Group Lesson
Semi-Private Lesson
Private Lesson
Stand Up Paddle Board Rental
Stand-Up Paddleboard Lesson
Kona Town Surf Adventures link
Kona Town Surf Adventures SUP
Kona Town Surf Adventures Lesson
Kona Town Surf Adventures Instructors
KONASTYLE offers a variety of Kona Boat Tours exploring the coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. This is your chance to snorkel in a Marine Santuary, Sail into the Sunset, Book a Private Charter or join us on a Night Manta Ray Snorkel Tour. Our Kona Snorkel Tours are all about the magic of the Hawaiian sea with special experiences for you on the horizon.
Kealakekua Snorkel and Sail
Combo: Sunset and Manta Ray Snorkel
Photo courtesy Konastyle
75-5669 Alii Drive, #1107, Kailua-Kona
(808) 936-1323
Our usual departure is from Kailua Pier and will take you on a glass bottomed adventure in Kailua Bay. Cruise along the coastline hovering within inches of the coral reef. We are also now offering tours departing from Honokohau Harbor. Enjoy a lively narration by a knowledgeable marine naturalist as you take in the beauty above and below the ocean’s surface. An eco-tour that is fun for all ages! Private Charters also available!
Private Charter
Photos courtesy Kailua Bay Charter Company
Photo by Steve Harris
Live Reservations
Live Reservations
Live Reservations
Live Reservations
Glass Bottom Reef Tour
Ash Scattering At Sea
(808) 324-1749
Live Reservations
Ash scattering at sea has been an attractive alternative to other forms of interment for many generations. A return to nature, love of the sea, wishes of the deceased, a nautical background, conservation of land space, are just some of the reasons for selecting ash scattering at sea for the final disposition of cremated remains.
Surf Lesson
Eco Intro Dive
Guided Snorkel & Eco Tour
Manta Night Snorkel
Live Reservations
Our instructors are dedicated to your success. Our lessons are taught by CPR, First-aide, lifeguard trained instructors. We've taught thousands of people how to surf.
Enjoy one of the most popular snorkel adventures on the Kona coast of Hawaii. Join Ocean Eco Tours for the Manta Ray Night Snorkel and get up close and personal with these gentle giants of the deep.
Crystal clear water, untouched coral reefs and magnificent marine Eco Systems will fill your mind, body and spirit. Weather we visit our local snorkel reefs, tour to Kealakekua Bay(captain cook monument)or our newest National park in the United States (Honokohau-Koloko) your day will be filled with a fun and adventures snorkel tour.
Introductory dives begin with a short introduction to the rules of SCUBA diving, learning about basic equipment and practicing a few safety skills in shallow water. Once you become relaxed then you'll go on a guided tour with your instructor no deeper than 40 ft. It is a great way to try diving without being certified.
Photos courtesy Ocean Eco Tours
(808) 960-8174