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Dolphin Quest

Dolphin Quest

Get to know these magnificent creatures in a pristine, ocean-fed, sea sanctuary located at the Hilton Waikoloa Village®.

Program Information

Dolphin Quest at Hilton Waikoloa Village

Find fun activities for the entire family at the Hilton Waikoloa Village dolphin lagoon.  Dolphin Quest is the only dolphin interaction of its kind on Hawaii’s Big Island.   Spend time with our marine mammal specialists and our dolphins and get to know these magnificent creatures in the comfort of a small group, creating the ideal, intimate experience that’s sure to be the highlight of your vacation.  Your Dolphin Quest participation supports vital marine mammal conservation, education, and scientific study.

COVID-19: Dolphin Quest Hawaii dolphin experiences are outdoors and include enhanced safety measures and required social spacing to keep our guests, crew, and animals safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Enjoy interactive, hands-on experiences with one of the ocean’s most charismatic animals
  • Guided by marine mammal specialists
  • Learn about the dolphin’s fascinating abilities and natural history
  • Gain a personal appreciation for the importance of preserving marine life and our ocean
  • Programs for the entire family

Our Team


The Dolphin Quest team includes some of the world's finest marine mammal specialists, veterinarians and behaviorists, all are animal advocates committed to protecting our planet and inspiring the next generation of ocean stewards.

Meet the Stars of the Show—our Dolphins!

  • Kona – listen out for her clicks, squeaks and whistles
  • Keo – watch her chase toys and retrieve them

Program Information

Dolphin Family & Friends

Age: 5 and older

Program Length: 45 minutes (30 minutes of dolphin time)

Bring your ‘ohana’ (Hawaiian for ‘family’) to play with our dolphin ohana, for fantastic

family fun and an extraordinary and memorable family experience. An Encounter Deluxe reserved for your family and friends only!

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Encounter Deluxe

Age: 5 and older

Program Length: 45 minutes (30 minutes dolphin time)

Looking for a premium dolphin adventure that features maximum togetherness and fun? You’ll love this intimate dolphin swim supreme, full of your favorite dolphin touch, feed and play activities. 

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Baby Dolphin Encounter

Age: 5 and older

Program Length: 45 minutes (30minutes dolphin time)

You’ll fall in love at first sight with our amazing baby dolphins in this combination shallow and deep-water dolphin swim experience, where touching a dolphin and seeing our babies will touch your heart forever. 

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Wee Tots

Age: Child 2-4 & Adult 18 or older

Program Length: 15 minutes

Share an amazing experience with your toddler – meet a dolphin!

Cutest photo op ever!

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Marine Mammal Trainer for a Day

Age: 10 and older

Program Length: 5 hours, 30 minutes

Spend almost a full day with our amazing Dolphin Quest dolphins and see if you have what it takes to be a Marine Mammal Trainer extraordinaire! If you love dolphins, this is the program for you.

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Group Programs

If you would like to inquire about a private group program for 10+ guests, contact us at 808-987-3434.



Contact Dolphin Quest Hawaii

Local Reservations 1-808-987-3434 (Daily 8:30am to 5:00pm Hawaii Standard Time - Hours vary seasonally)



Reservations are available up to one year in advance.