Waikoloa rentals are a good place to stay if you're a snorkeling and scuba diving enthusiast. Several good diving and snorkeling spots are located nearby. Some of the best watersports opportunities are found at Anaeho'omalu, the only public beach in the area. You'll have a good time scuba diving or snorkeling when you stay at a Waikoloa vacation home.
One place that's easy to go snorkeling is Anaeho'omalu. There are some prime snorkeling spots just a few feet from shore. One of the highlights of snorkeling in this area is the amount of coral you can see. There are also snorkeling charters you can try. You'll travel to a good snorkeling location in a sailboat with a small group of other people. Meals are provided. The top snorkeling spots visited by charters are Kealekekua Bay and Pawai Bay.
Scuba diving is best experienced as part of a charter trip. The ship captains know the ideal places for snorkeling. Some popular diving spots include the Crystal Cove, the Lava Dome, Ulua Cave and Puako Cleaning Station. If you're seeking a different type of diving experience, night dives are available.
Sights You'll See
You'll appreciate the sights while diving or snorkeling. Dolphins often come close to divers and snorkelers. Monk seals and sea turtles are also commonly seen up close. Sharks, rays and octopi are found throughout the various dive sites. The surrounding beaches feature plenty of coral reefs and beautiful coastal scenery.
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