hawai'i visitor guide

women snorkeling off Waikiki from dive and snorkel charter

O’ahu, the third-largest Hawaiian island, is known for its beautiful beaches, lush jungles, and vibrant culture. But what many visitors don’t know is that one of the best ways to experience this island paradise is by sailing. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a first-timer, an O’ahu sailing charter offers a unique and unforgettable vacation experience. Here are nine reasons you should book an O’ahu sailing charter for your next vacation.

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Experience the Beauty of O'ahu from the Water

Enjoy a Private and Intimate Experience

Get Off the Beaten Path

O’ahu’s stunning scenery can be best appreciated from the water. With its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and volcano craters, an O’ahu sailing charter is the perfect way to see the island’s breathtaking beauty. You’ll sail past sandy beaches, Honolulu’s iconic skyline, and beautifully blue water home to an abundance of marine life.

O’ahu sailing charters offer a level of intimacy that’s difficult to find on larger tours. You’ll have the boat to yourself, allowing you to sail at your own pace and enjoy the island’s beauty without the crowds. Whether you’re with friends, family, or a loved one, an O’ahu sailing charter offers a unique and intimate experience that creates lasting memories.

With an O’ahu sailing charter, you’ll have the opportunity to explore parts of the island that are off the beaten path. Sail to a private anchorage where you can swim and snorkel without the crowds at a spot that's only accessible by boat. You’ll get to see the true beauty of O’ahu and escape the crowds of tourists you’ll typically find on the Honolulu coast.




Try Your Hand at Sailing

Enjoy the Ultimate Flexibility

See O'ahu’s Wildlife Up Close

If you’re a seasoned sailor, an O’ahu sailing charter gives you the opportunity to hone your skills. If you’re a first-timer, you’ll have the chance to try your hand at sailing. With the help of a knowledgeable captain, you’ll learn the basics of sailing and get a genuine appreciation for the art of navigation. Help us haul the sails and feel the wind in your face.

O’ahu is home to an abundance of marine life, including colorful fish, sea turtles, and whales (during whale season). An O’ahu sailing charter offers the opportunity to see this wildlife up close and personal. You’ll have the chance to snorkel in pristine waters and see the island’s marine life from a different perspective.

At Sailing Eternal Tides, we offer the ultimate flexibility for your O'ahu sailing charter. You can design your own itinerary, choose the sights you want to see, and set your own schedule. So whether you want to spend the day snorkeling, sunbathing, or exploring, you’ll have the freedom to do so on your terms with charter options ranging from 2 hours to 12 hours!




Create Lasting Memories

Indulge in a Private Gourmet Meal

Enjoy a Romantic Sunset Sail

A romantic sunset sail is one of the most sought-after experiences on our O'ahu sailing charter. As the sun dips below the horizon, witness the sky transform into a breathtaking display of colors. On Fridays, we offer an exclusive romantic sunset and fireworks cruise that includes complimentary mocktails, a delectable charcuterie board, and a mini photoshoot to preserve your cherished memories.

We are excited to provide a customized lunch or dinner that elevates your sailing experience. Treat yourself to a private dining experience at the dock, either before or after your sailing journey, in the roomy galley or cockpit. Our meals are crafted from the freshest local ingredients, tailored to your preferences, and offer a serene escape from bustling restaurants.

A private O'ahu sailing tour is the perfect way to create lasting memories with your friends and loved ones. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or want to make the most of your vacation, a sailing charter offers an experience you’ll never forget.

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