Home > Hawaii Nautical

Hawaii Nautical

The ocean charter boat company 'Hawaii Nautical' operates out of a number of harbors throughout the island of Oahu and Honokohau Harbor on the Big Island of Hawaii. Hawaii Nautical offers a variety of tour options which include morning snorkel and dolphin watching sails, afternoon snorkel and dolphin watching tours, scuba tour options, sunset cocktail cruises, gourmet dinner cruises, whale watches and Snuba dive tours. Each of the boats in their fleet is available for private charters. Hawaii Nautical has a strong 'ecological bent' and operates a Marine Life Foundation and is closely associated with NOAA and the Coral Reef Alliance.


Recent Reviews


Top Activities
Customer Favorite Tours Based on Reviews


Hawaii Nautical carries activities in the following categories

If you are coming to the "Big Island" of Hawaii on a cruise ship then you need to make sure you browse our cruise ship category before you make any reservations for activities during shore leave.

More Info / Buy Now

If you are coming to Oahu and going on a cruise ship then you need to make sure you browse our cruise ship category before you make any reservations for shore activities before or after you go on the cruise.

More Info / Buy Now

If you're looking for nightlife in Hawaii, the dinner shows, dinner theater and evening entertainment in Oahu's Honolulu and Waikiki are the places to be in the islands.

More Info / Buy Now

The Wai'anae coast off leeward Oahu is arguably the very best spot to view dolphins in Hawaii. Hundreds of Spinner dolphins are located just moments from the harbor and trained professionals are there to introduce you to the dolphin environment.

More Info / Buy Now

We frequently get asked questions from our clients about the handicap accessibility of our tours. As a result of this we have created category on our website called "Handicap Accessible Tours on Oahu".

More Info / Buy Now

We've been planning vacation activities on the Big Island for over 40 years and some of our favorite packages to help clients with are the "Customized Special Requests".

More Info / Buy Now

Sailing charters on the Big Island of Hawaii generally depart from the Kona side of the island. Because Kona is usually protected from the stiff tradewinds by the enormous volcanoes behind, these sails are often gentle in nature and are a great way to experience the beauty of Hawaii's ocean and sealife.

More Info / Buy Now

Let's get down to sailing basics. Oahu is an island that is surrounded by water and by wind. Sail boats are designed to catch the wind and sail on the water.

More Info / Buy Now

Obviously many visitors to Oahu would love to dive but have no experience. Consequently there are a multitude of dive companies offering tours to learn how to dive for the first time and also dive classes that will allow you to become a certified diver.

More Info / Buy Now

Perhaps you're interested in just taking a sightseeing boat tour off the coastline of the island without going snorkeling. This is the page where you want to find your Hawaiian sightseeing tour boat.

More Info / Buy Now

The Big Island of Hawaii has a number of different boats that offer snorkeling tours. Many of them cruise the coast off Kona down to Capt. Cook. Most of the boats offer morning and afternoon trips and one trip even offers "night snorkeling" to see the giant Manta Rays.

More Info / Buy Now

Great Oahu snorkeling spots can be found off the coast of Waikiki and Honolulu but many excellent snorkel areas can be found off the coast of Waianae, Kailua, and Haleiwa as well.

More Info / Buy Now

Sunset Sails off the coast of the Big Island of Hawaii provide the ultimate in relaxation. The beauty of the ocean and the colors of the sunset provide a remarkable experience to conclude your Hawaiian day.

More Info / Buy Now

A variation of the dinner sunset cruise is what is fondly referred to in Hawaii as the "booze cruise". This usually includes just "pupus" (appetizers) and an open bar plus entertainment.

More Info / Buy Now

The island of Oahu is the second oldest of the major Hawaiian Islands and as such, its volcanos, have been extinct for millions of years. The huge amount of rainfall in portions of Oahu gives the island many carved and chiseled features along with beautiful forests, valleys and gorgeous foliage.

More Info / Buy Now

Watersports are the perfect Hawaii activity for anyone young or old! For excitement, choose the "touch and go." On the way down, instead of just reeling you onto the boat they let you linger awhile above the ocean surface - just before they dunk you.

More Info / Buy Now

Surfing fans and observers flock to Oahu's famous surfing beaches every year for the best waves in the world. During Hawaii's warm winter season, November - March, storms in the North Pacific create big waves on the north and western shores Oahu's North Shore is the home of fthe world's largest professional surfing competitions.

More Info / Buy Now

The whale watching season is usually under way by the 15th of December and usually lasts through Easter. The best way to observe humpback whales, is by taking one of the many whale watching tours on one of a variety of whale watch boats off the coast of Oahu.

More Info / Buy Now