An unforgettable 35-minute journey aboard an Atlantis 48-passenger submarine, as featured in National Geographic television specials, where guests explore a 25-acre natural coral reef and its marine inhabitants! A new adventure awaits you at depths up to 100 feet! Enjoy the view in air-conditioned comfort and safety.

Allow Atlantis Submarines to show you the other 96% of Kona you can't see any other way. Treat yourself to Kona's most beautiful and captivating scenery, habitats, and isolated treasures. You'll descend 100 feet into another version of paradise -- one hidden even from the people of Hawaii for centuries. Atlantis Kona offers a journey aboard a 48-passenger submarine. Guests will discover an 18,000-year-old, 25-acre fringing coral reef, which boasts a vibrant ecosystem. Passengers view coral formations and tropical fish. Tours provide narration in Japanese via headsets. Reservations for this tour are highly recommended.

Additional Information

Atlantis Submarine tours depart seven days a week beginning at 10:00am weather permitting.

Children must be 36" or taller to ride the submarine.

Passengers must be physically capable of ascending and descending a near vertical ladder in order to ride the submarine.

All tours are in English.  Headsets providing narrations in Japanese are available upon request.

Food and beverages will not be provided on this tour.

Quoted prices are subject to 4.166% Excise Tax and 3% Harbor Tax.

  • Depart Kailua pier
  • Arrive Atlantis Dive Site, transfer to submarine
  • Submarine resurfaces, transfer to tender vessel
  • Arrive back to Kailua pier

Cancellation Policy

Customer cancellation and confirmation are to be called in within 24 hours of your check-in time to avoid penalties. Cancellations made less than 24 hours in advance and no shows will be charged the full amount.

In the event that a customer's tour is delayed and/or cancelled for any reason by Atlantis, Atlantis Adventures will provide a full refund for the original purchase price.

If you have any questions, please call 1-800-381-0237.

Pickup/Departure

Guests must check-in at the Atlantis Submarine ticket office on Alii Drive located across from the Kailua-Kona Pier.

Check-in required 30 minutes before the scheduled submarine tour time.

Atlantis Submarine tours depart seven days a week beginning at 10:00 a.m. weather permitting.

Actual underwater tour time is 45 minutes. Shuttle boat ride from the pier to the submarine site plus transfer is 5 minutes each way.

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Booking for [10:00 AM] on January 01, 1970
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