Sail along the beautiful Kona coast of Hawaii and relax to the sound of waves lapping along the side of the hull or whales and dolphins exhaling.  Join us for one of Kona's most exclusive and true sailing adventures.  Enjoy a sunset sail, snorkel sail or customize a sail charter just for you.  Get hands-on sailing experience or just kick back and relax.  See turtles, manta rays, eagle rays, octopus, eels, tropical reef fish and colorful coral while snorkeling.

Our eco-friendly daily charters include customized hourly sails, half-day snorkel sails, sunset and moonlight sails.  The Honu's deck has plenty of cushions with room for a maximum of six guests.  We specialize in a very exclusive and personalized sail.  Honu Sail Charters is one of the Big Islands best sail adventures.             

SAILS - WHALES - TALES and Snorkeling Adventures.

Daily Charters

Daily sail charters include a captain and crew with optional snorkeling. The cost is $160 an hour with a three hour minimum for up to 4 guest; each additional guest is $20 an hour.

1/2 Day Snorkel Sail

We offer sailing and snorkeling along the Kona coast on one of Hawaii's most eco-friendly and afforable excursions. See dolphins, turtles, whales and colorful reef fish. The Honu provides a great deck for relaxing with lots of cushions and shade. 10:30am to 2:00pm, includes lunch and refreshments, $140 per person (4 person minimum).

Sunset Sail

What can be more memorable than a beautiful Kona sunset from the water? Come join us for a 2 hour sunset sail with heavy pupus and refreshments. Departs 2 hours before sunset, includes captain and crew, $100 per person (4 person minimum and 6 person maximum).

Moonlight Sail

Sail with us on quiet, moonlit waters. Full moon or near full moon is recommended on this 2 hour sail. We offer heavy pupus and refreshments. Departs 30 minutes after sunset, includes captain and crew, $100 per person (4 person minimum).

The Honu (Hawaiian for sea turtle) is a Westsail 32.  She is a 40ft cutter rigged sloop built in 1975, beautifully maintained and in Bristol fashion.  The Honu's previous voyages include the South Pacific, New Zealand and back to Hawaii.   She carries only 6 guests and is a very safe and sea-worthy vessel.

The Westsail 32 is famously known as,
"The boat that launched a thousand dreams"
 and the sailing vessel that survived the "Perfect Storm"