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Video compilation of our tours!!!

We offer daily morning, afternoon, and evening tours!  Come experience the magic!

SunLight on Water’s Website gets a Make-0ver

SunLight on Water is proud to launch their re-vamped website. With a fresh look to our digital home and online store, we invite everyone to check out and share the site with their friends and family. Special thanks to our friends at SuperGeeks for helping with this launch!

As Whale Season Approaches…

Check out a lovely article on Humpback Whales and Hawaii in the current Hawaii Drive Guide (you’ll have to flip to page 26). Sunlight on Water is featured as an “Insider’s Pick.” P.S. Our boat spotted a playful whale just this morning on our Dolphin Swim off in the distance. This photo was a…

Brazil says “Ola!” to SunLight on Water

Visitors from around come to the Hawaiian Islands each year and our guests reflect that diversity. SunLight on Water is honored to be acknowledged in a recent blog highlighting the Big Island’s offerings to those in Brazil. Check it out below. Thanks to Dina for sharing the experience with us! Assim é a Natureza: fui…

Photographing the Wild

This week we have had some epic tours, both Dolphin Swims and Manta Snorkels. We wanted to share a few extraordinary photos captured during those tours. Nature doesn’t always stop for selfies…Kudos to our crew for taking these (and many others) while keeping our guests safe and happy! That is no small task. Mother and…

Volcanoes National Park to Re-Open

Exciting news for the Island’s economy and for our visitors! Volcanoes National Park is planning on re-opening some areas of the park later this month. The park had relocated its visitor center to Kahuku Unit which is a one-hour drive south of the main park entrance. Those coming to the Big Island can soon enjoy…

Hurricane Lane Broke Records

Hurricane Lane has come and gone dumping 52 inches of rain on our Island. Beaches and harbors were closed while the storm moved through, but operations are back to normal here. Fortunately, our little slice of Aloha in Kona was largely undamaged. However, clean up continues for our friends on the East side of Hawaii….

Kilauea Takes a Pause?

Kīlauea is the youngest and southeastern most volcano on the Island of Hawai‘i. Since May 2018, the eruption and seismic activity in that area have been pretty continuous. However, recently the volcano is quieting down with decreased volume of lava and earthquakes. Scientists are not certain this is a permanent change and continue to monitor…

SunLight on Water Featured in NY,SeeYouLater! Blog

Travel writers and bloggers Dan and Emille featured SunLight on Water’s morning Dolphin Swims and evening Manta Snorkels in their online travel blog, ” New York, See you later!” They even got a treat, seeing Pilot Whales on their Dolphin Swim! All the best to them in their travels across the globe. Check out their experiences:

Happy 4th of July!

SunLight on Water wishes their friends, family, and community a wonderful 4th of July. Our marine friends came out in full force today to celebrate with our guests on our morning Dolphin Swim.

Hawaii Visitors Bureau Releases Maps and Fact Sheets

Want to know where to learn the latest about visiting the Big Island and how Kilauea is flowing? Check out this page that has all kinds of tools and information. Our tours are not affected by the eruption or the Vog!

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