Atlantis Submarines Kona

Big Island Guide Travel Guide

Exploring the underwater features of Hawaii is easier than ever with a trip aboard one of Atlantis Submarine’s state-of-the-art tour submarines. A one-hour, 48-passenger experience that takes you and your group to depths up to 100 feet, you’ll witness the abundance of natural marine and plant life found throughout the Big Island’s tropical waters.

Air-conditioned, safe, and comfortable, these submarine tours offer an unforgettable viewing experience for everyone in your party. From the viewing portholes, you’ll see thousands of fish, acres of coral reefs, sea turtles, and wondrous plant life unmatched by any other coastal region on the planet. And with plenty of bundle/combo tour opportunities, you and your family can save money without missing the unique experiences of a Hawaiian vacation.

Atlantis Submarines has risen to prominence in Hawaii since their inception in 1988. They use pollutant-free submarines which are battery powered, subsequently ensuring they don’t harm the environment. Their Kona tour allows you to see the abundance of fish and plant life that exists within an 18,000-year-old 25-acre fringing coral reef. You won’t be able to enjoy this anywhere else on the planet, which is why Atlantis Submarines Kona is such a popular activity.

Kona Submarine Undersea Adventure Tour
Enjoy an incredible view of a beautiful coral reef on a 45-minute journey aboard a 48-passenger submarine. You will descend around 100 feet to see spectacular coral formations and tropical fish. The tour has a narrator who shares interesting information about the area in English, they also offer headsets for narration in Japanese, Mandarin, Korean and Spanish.

Tours Times
Tours start at 10am, 11:30am, 1pm, and 2:30pm
Check in 30 minutes prior to your tour time
Check in at Atlantis ticket office in the Courtyard King Kamehameha Hotel
Ride the Shuttle boat for transfer to the submarine
Tour takes around 1 hour including shuttle boat ride, 45 minutes underwater

Must be 36″ tall to ride and able to navigate a 10-step vertical ladder

$119 for adults +taxes
$48 for children +taxes

Ticket office located in the Courtyard King Kamehameha Hotel
75-5660 Palani Rd, #304
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740 U.S.A.

Submarine Adventure Check In
Atlantis ticket office in the Courtyard King Kamehameha Hotel (30 minutes prior)
Hotel Parking for Submarine Tour: Self Parking is $2 with validation for up to 4 hours.

Contact Information
(800) 548-6262 or (808) 329-6626
Hours: Open daily 7:30am-6PM

Additional Combo Tours
Tour information was current when posted but is subject to change.

Royal Kona Resort Luau Combo
With this tour, you won’t just get a spectacular 45-minute submarine tour, but you’ll also get to revel in a traditional luau at the Royal Kona Resort. Just imagine being inside a coconut grove, watching a wonderful Imu Ceremony, tucking in to an all-you-can-eat Polynesian buffer, and having access to an open bar. Oh, and get excited about the rare Samoan ‘fire knife’ dance!
$199 for adults +taxes
$89 for children +taxes

Island Breeze Luau Combo
You’ll receive a fantastic 45-minute journey underwater on a 48-seater submarine, and a traditional night-time luau at the King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel. Expect plenty of vibrant fish, wonderful dances, delicious food, an open bar, a Lei greeting and lots of Aloha spirit.
$199 for adults +taxes
$89 for children +taxes

Whale Watch & Undersea Adventure Combo
Who wouldn’t want to witness a multitude of giant whales gliding through the ocean? Well, now you can, between December 1 and March 31 of every year. First, you’ll enjoy a trip aboard an Atlantis submarine from 10:00am, and then hop on a 65-foot catamaran at 1:00pm to 3:30pm. The second portion of this tour includes snacks, all non-alcoholic beverages, and a cash bar.
$199 for adults +taxes
$119 for children +taxes

Historical Sunset Dinner Cruise Combo
Have you been searching for an activity that will provide you with fabulous memories of the Big Island? Then, you’ll love this tour! First, you’ll delve deep into the Kona coral reef on a submarine at 1:00pm, and then at 4:00pm, you’ll have a 3-hour cruise and buffet dinner. The cruise will include a 12-mile ride down the coast to Captain Cook’s monument, live entertainment, one complimentary cocktail and a cash bar.
$229 for adults +taxes
$129 for children +taxes

Kona Snorkel & Submarine Combo
Combine a brilliant submarine journey with a snorkeling experience and you have yourself an unforgettable tour. You’ll depart at 8:00am, and return at 12:30pm. Within that time, you’ll travel 10 miles to a snorkeling spot jam-packed with tropical fish, and enjoy a lovely breakfast and lunch. Price includes food, snorkel gear, 20′ water slide, sunscreen and flotation toys.
$234 for adults +taxes
$129 for children +taxes

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