One of the top snorkeling spots in the State of Hawaii, Kealakekua Bay is a place rich with history and beauty. It is a premier snorkeling area with visibility often 50-60 feet or more. It is an experience of a lifetime for snorkelers and even kayaking. It is often rich with dolphins and whales when they are in season. For more on the history of Kealakekua Bay, follow the link to Wikipedia regarding Captain James Cook and the monument that still stands there to this day.