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Oahu Shark Cage Dive Cruise with Transfers

Enjoy a thrilling, once in a lifetime encounter with the ocean's top predators from a secure underwater shark cage! Shark sightings are guaranteed or your money back!

Your adventure begins as you depart Haleiwa Small Boat Harbour and travel three miles out to sea. On the way you'll enjoy breathtaking views of the north shore coastline, spinner dolphins, green sea turtles, flying fish, and in the winter months, the famous Alaskan humpback whales.

Once at the shark diving cage, the sharks will rise from the depths to greet you. This thrilling experience, the first and finest in Hawaii, will change your life and profoundly affect your feelings toward sharks in Hawaii.

Your safety is the upmost priority, so your expert crew will give you a safety orientation and a briefing on what to expect during your shark viewing during the cruise to the dive site and once you get around 3 miles fromt the coast, the shark cage is placed in the water. The cage floats on the surface and measures 9 foot by 9 foot by 8 foot high and is made of metal and plexiglass. Depending on the weather and ocean conditions the cage dive lasts around 20 minutes and up to 8 people can be in the cage at any one time.

In the cage you're free to view the sharks in their natural environment for your one-of-a-kind experience. Visibility is normally around 60 metres, but the sharks are not shy and will come only inches away from the cage and range from 5 to 15 feet in length. To get the best photographs of the amazing Hawaiian sharks, bring an underwater camera. you will see a variety of sharks, mostly Galapagos, sandbar, and lemon sharks, which can reach up to 13 feet long. Occasionally you can see hammerhead sharks and tiger sharks. You may even see, barracuda, manta rays, spinner dolphins, turtles, yellowfin tuna and ulua.

If you are looking for that one-of-a-kind unique experience, then this Shark Cage Dive excursion is it!

Experience Includes

  • North Shore Shark Cruise to see sharks in their natural environment
  • See the ocean's top predators up close from a secure underwater shark cage or from the boat
  • Spot turtles, dolphins and humpback whales on the way to your shark-viewing spot
  • Use of snorkel equipment for the cage dive
  • Common sightings include grey reef sharks, sandbar sharks and hammerhead sharks
  • Pick-up and drop-off from select central Waikiki hotels

    Experience Excludes

    • Food and drinks
    • Optional gratuities
    • Towels, swimwear, suncream

    Departure location

    Haleiwa Harbour. Pickup is available at the following locations: Aloha Tower, Moana Hotel, Hawaii Prince Hotel, Ilikai Hotel, Hilton Hawaiian Village, Halekoa Hotel, Halekulani , Trump Plaza, Sheraton Waikiki, Ohana Malia Hotel, Ohana West Hotel, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Waikiki Beach Marriot Hotel, New Otani, The Kahala Hotel.

    Start times

    7.00am, 9.00am, 11.00am or 1.00pm


    Total time from check-in to completion is approximately 2 hours.

    Terms & Conditions

    • Infants aged 2 and under are free but must be added to your reservation. We do not recommend tours after 9.00am for infants.
    • The boat is accessible by wheelchair.
    • You do not need to be a confident swimmer to enjoy this experience. All the cages include handle-bars within the cage for you to hold on to.
    • Please bring towels, swimwear, suncream and an underwater camera.
    • Pick-up and drop-off are from the select Waikiki hotels listed. If you are not staying at one of these properties, you will be advised of the closest pick-up point on your documentation.