The Kona Coast of Hawaii has healthy coral reefs, colorful reef fish, and sea turtles at sites that are accessible from shore.
Come by Jack’s Diving Locker to pick up your snorkeling gear and free maps to the best spots on the island. Our friendly staff will help you find the best equipment that fits your needs while offering you some local knowledge on current conditions and site selection. Favorite sites include Kahalu’u and Place of Refuge, but there are many more explore.
Jack’s Diving Locker is well-stocked with quality snorkel gear with a range in pricing. We offer prescription masks and more. Check out our full selection of rental gear.
Jack’s Diving Locker also offers snorkel lessons for those who want some instruction.
These are few of our favorite shore and beach snorkeling sites for those who are comfortable and skilled enough to snorkel with a buddy, but without professional support:
Kahalu'u Beach Park (good for newer snorkelers)
More Adventure with Snorkeling
For those who want to get out and see more, join us on our Dolphin/Whale Watch & Snorkel Cruise or the world famous Manta Ray Night Snorkel. Many family groups like to go on Private Charters for snorkeling and sightseeing along the Kona coast.