Our newest and most exciting tour we have added is our exhilarating Banana Boat Rides!!! A unique, fun experience for almost all ages! Come explore Hilo Bay and the surrounding waters from the thrill of a speedy banana boat with up to 5 others. Banana boats accommodate up to six passengers, so rides are guaranteed to be a personal, unique experience with your friends and family. You'll have tons of fun on a ride tailored to your group, whether they want a wild or a mild time on the water. You'll blast around Hilo Bay in the calm protected waters around Coconut Island and Reeds Bay with spectacular views in the distance of the Hamakua Coast and Mauna Kea Crater. Life jackets are provided and required to be worn by all passengers. Your banana boat ride lasts 30 minutes, and you will have a time of your life on this thrill ride! You may even run into some friendly local dolphins that want to join in on all the fun or catch a glimpse of a manta ray jumping out of the water!
Once you arrive at the Wailoa Boat Ramp you'll hop on our Banana Boat and head out of the harbor past Coconut Island and around to Reed's Bay. You will pass some of the most spectacular scenery on the Big Island. With Hamakua Coast and Mauna Kea Crater (snow capped in winter) in the background, you just can't help having a blast on our 6 passenger Banana Boat. It's a great family fun activity and bonuses include possible glimpses of our amazing marine life joining in on the fun!! Life jackets are provided and are required to be worn by all passengers.