Sea Life Park Hawaiian Reef Encounter

Sea Life Park - Hawaiian Reef Encounter

With the Sea Life Park Hawaiian Reef Encounter offered by Oahu Sea Life Park, participants have the chance to swim in a majestic lagoon and meet these curious creatures up close and personal as they gracefully glide through the water.  Using a snorkel and mask as well as float vests, guests can interact and observe with cute stingrays.  You’ll have the chance to touch these amazing animals!  This Oahu activity is perfect for families and children.  Admission to Sea Life Park included.

Snorkel and feed reef fish as well.  (No feeding rays)

Activity Highlights:

  • Get up close and personal with curious rays in a specially created lagoon
  • Watch them glide through the water – you may also touch them if you like
  • Snorkel and feed the reef fish (not the rays)
  • Learn about ray and reef fish behavior and anatomy
  • Great fun for kids too
  • Adult and child prices includes Sea Life Park admission (as an add-on, the price option does NOT include admission)
  • Stroll through the park and see other marine animals up close, visit the exhibits and watch animal shows
  • Roundtrip transportation from Waikiki is available (if you need transportation, you can make this selection in the shopping cart)
Where and When:
Hawaiian Reef Encounter Program Times:
10:40 am, 11:20 am, 1:20 pm, 2:40 pm
Please arrive 30 minutes before the start of your reserved program.
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Minimum age of 4
Per guest 4-7 years old, there must be one paying guest 13+ years old accompanying them (one paying guest 13+ per child 4-7).
The use of safety vests is required.
Guests with heart problems, lung problems, on medication, pregnant, with breathing ailments, or who have had an alcoholic beverage CANNOT participate due to safety regulations.
The use of safety vests is required.
All participants or their legal guardians are required to sign a release of liability and waiver form before participating.
No Nail arts with objects attached to nails or objects/paints that can dislodge and cause potential harm to our animals. Nail length should not exceed 25 of the width of nail, and nails must be blunt without a pointed end.
No jewelry including rings, bracelets and necklaces and/or anything that can potentially fall off in the water, such as sunglasses, glasses, hair accessories and piercings of any kind will not be allowed etc.
Special Notes:
Your park admission is included.
There are lockers available for $3.00 per day.
Changing rooms available.
NOTE: Sea Life Park reserves the right to cancel any session due to the welfare and safety of the animals. A portion of admission price goes towards marine animal rescue and rehabilitation programs.

It is required that Sea Life Park be notified of any special needs guests when making reservations. This is only to ensure that each case is individually assessed by their experienced staff for the best experience for the guest and to ensure the activity is reasonably safe for the guest. Guests may be contacted directly for additional information. Should a guest with special needs arrive without prior notification, Sea Life Park will strive in good faith to make accommodations but may not be able to guarantee such and guest may be declined for certain or all activities due to Sea Life Park not being able to plan accordingly for guest's individual needs.
Operation Days:
Operates daily
Approximately 30 minutes for the full activity; 20 minutes water time
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