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Swim with Sharks North Shore Adventure

By North Shore Shark Adventures


Free cancellation available
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected


  • Close encounter with sharks in their natural environment

  • Up-close views from the safety of an underwater cage

  • Comfortable travel in a custom-made boat on the North Shore

  • Shark species primarily Galapagos and Sandbar sharks

  • Encounters with impressive sharks up to 15 feet (4.5 m) long

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided outing to swim with sharks on the North Shore

  • What's included

    Mask and snorkel

  • What's included

    Bottled water

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

Know Before You Book

  • Children 2 and younger are not allowed.

  • Shark sightings are guaranteed. If you do not see sharks, the trip will be refunded.

  • You do not need to know how to swim. The cage has handlebars to hold onto.

  • If transportation is selected, pickup is 60–90 hours prior to your selected tour time from select Waikiki hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Check-in is 30 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

What you can expect

Come face-to-face with sharks 3 miles (4.8 km) off the shore of Oahu. With a snorkel and mask, dive into the Pacific Ocean to view these incredible creatures of the deep in their natural environment from the comfort and safety of a custom-built cage.

After a safety briefing, depart from the Haleiwa Boat Harbor and head out to sea. Take in the North Shore vistas on this gentle ride in a custom-made boat with covered, cushioned seating. Once at the shark viewing area, the cage is placed in the water. It floats at the surface, and when you enter the water you can choose to float or dive a few feet down while still in the safety of the cage.

With visibility that can reach 150 feet (45 m) or more, you can see the sharks come up from the cobalt-blue depths of the ocean. Watch as sharks ranging from 5–15 feet (1.5–4.5 m) in length circle only inches away from the cage. Viewing the sharks in their natural environment is a true wonder. Expect to see Galapagos sharks, sandbar sharks, all with unique traits that your guide shares through informative narration. Other marine life can possibly be seen such as: Spinner Dolphins, Barracuda, Mackerel, Tuna, Flying Fish and Humpback Whales (January-March).

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Activity Location

  • North Shore Shark Adventures
  • Haleiwa Hawaii

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • North Shore Shark Adventures
    • 66-105 Haleiwa Rd
    • Haleiwa Hawaii
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Waikiki Hawaii

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