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Hawaiian Water Adventure: A Family Marine Exploration

Program No. 20992RJ
Hawaii is home to surfing, volcanoes, soft sandy beaches and vibrant coral reefs. Come wet your feet as you and your family set out on a marine adventure through the islands.

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9 days
8 nights
18 meals
8B 3L 7D
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At a Glance

Ride the Hawaiian waves with your family, and dive beneath them to explore life under the sea! This marine adventure with your family will bring you face to fin with a rainbow of tropical fish as you snorkel through coral reefs. Discover sunken ships, sea turtles and maybe even a shark aboard a passenger submarine. Learn about Polynesian culture during “paina” dinner party and surf culture during lessons in Waikiki on this aquatic island expedition.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Walking two miles over uneven varied terrain, stairs. Climbing in and out of water on beaches, flat rock surfaces and a boat. Get on/off bus several times a day. Elevations up to 4,100 feet.
Family Programs
Family Programs
Share your love of learning with your family. These programs are designed for any combination of generations: grandparents, aunts, uncles, parents and children.

What You'll Learn

  • Explore the world beneath the warm Hawaiian waters in a real submarine and swim with green sea turtles on a snorkeling adventure.
  • Learn to surf with with family members and ride the waves in an outrigger canoe.
  • Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, home of the active Kilauea volcano!

General Notes

This is a family program for participants, their adult children and grandchildren ages 12 and up. Snorkeling equipment included, however, personal snorkeling gear encouraged for best fit. For a comparable grandparent adventure for grandchildren ages 10-14, check out "Snorkeling, Surfing & Submarines in Hawaii With Your Grandchild" (#4827). Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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