Wild Dolphin Adventure

Experience Dolphins in their NATURAL environment,
NOT in a Theme Park!

Gain one of Hawaii’s most unique experiences at Wild Side Hawaii, an ardent “mom and pop” owner-operated company that allows guests to swim alongside dolphins. With a passion for the ocean’s wildlife, you’ll enjoy a crew of lively, knowledgeable locals eager to educate people on the ocean, it’s ecosystems, and the natural history of whales, dolphins, and other marine life.

Imagine the chance to plunge into the wild Pacific and propel through the water alongside one of nature’s friendliest mammals. You’ll see eye-to-eye with these energetic spinner dolphins and immerse yourself in their world. Get to know the pod of dolphins in a “hands-on” way and witness their remarkable behavior and communication patterns. The crew at Wild Side encourage guests to “blend, blend, blend” with the pod, giving you the ultimate swimming-with-dolphins experience.

Every dolphin tour is diverse, depending on the dolphins’ moods and the crew’s discretion in maximizing the adventure. Typically the dolphins are social, curious, interactive and friendly, so bring an underwater camera and capture this thrill for a lifetime. The team at Wild Side briefs all guests on dolphin “wet-iquette” ensuring that both the people and the dolphins have an enjoyable experience. Open your heart to the wonders of their world and make a dream come true. If swimming with dolphins has always been on your bucket list, Wild Side Hawaii’s Wild Dolphin Encounters and Swims is the tour you are sure to never forget.

Snorkel beside these majestic creatures along the beautiful Oahu coast. Meet up locations are at Waianae Boat Harbor (near Ko Olina | Disney Aulani) or Kewalo Basin Harbor (near Waikiki). This 100% eco-friendly tour is not only good for the environment, it also acts as an educator on wild life protection and ocean conservation. Be daring and join the crew at Wild Side for a thrilling, unbeatable tour of dolphin encounters.

We highly recommend this tour. They also offer full day tours, Multiple day island hopping tours, whale watching tours, and astronomy sail night time cruises. They can personalize outings from full day to week long adventures. Call 800-843-8771 ext. 46 for more information.


Best of the West Dolphin Adventure -3.5 Hours

This is the main tour offered that gives guests a three and a half hour tour of the waters off the pacific coast. The tour focuses mainly on swimming with the dolphin but also includes some whale watching and coral reef snorkeling with the turtles.


Wild Dolphin Adventure (Full Day)

Swimming with dolphins is what this adventure is all about. You’ll spend most of the day swimming with these amazing mammals in their natural habitats in remote areas unable to go to because of the time constraints on best of the west tour. This tour also includes the snorkeling and whale watching.


Two-day Dolphin adventure

If you’re serious about seeing dolphins in the wild, then you’re sure to find this two day adventure a once-in-a-lifetime . This fun and educational journey will bring you up close to these amazing mammals in their natural habitats. The Dolphins will be your guides as you learn about their behavior and the importance of protecting these magnificent creatures.

Because the itineraries are very flexible each experience can be different depending on where the expedition team plots the course of the day. You’ll travel aboard the luxury 50 foot Nautilus on a 30 hour excursion. The tour begins at 7:30 AM and works its way through remote days on the west side of the island. You’ll encounter everything from unusual bird species to various types of dolphins and green turtles throughout the day.

You’ll be treated to a fresh cod dinner and also enjoy the night sky is out on the Pacific Ocean where prepare for the next day’s journey. But returned the following day mid-morning which gives you ample time to encounter even more dolphins. For more information regarding questions give our hotline call at 800-843-8771 ext. 46. We can send you out a fact sheet with all of the frequently asked questions about this amazing tour.


Whale-opolis 3.5 hours

This tour is strictly devoted to whale watching. If you have never had an opportunity to see one of these fabulous creatures than you are in for an experience you’ll never forget. The behavior of these animals are breathtaking and will likely be the highlight of your Hawaii vacation. The adventure takes you up close to a part of the Hawaiian islands known as penguin banks and is also a whale national Marine sanctuary. They are the only tour operator that targets this particular spot while watching.
Continental breakfast and lunch is included.


Dates & Times
Depending on which tour option booked, times range from 7:00am until sunset.
Other Details:
Food, drinks, and snacks provided on tour. Guard against the sun. Snorkel gear is provided. Transportation service to tour location is not available.