Admission to Hanauma Bay
As one of the most popular snorkeling locations on Hawaii, Hanauma Bay prices are very low. If you decide to drive to Hanauma Bay in your own vehicle the parking lot fee is only $3.00, however the parking lot fill up fairly quick. Once you arrive at Hanauma Bay the is a standard entry fee of $12.00 for each guest. If you live on the island of Oahu and have a valid Hawaii ID card or Hawaii drivers licence then there is no charge to enter the park. Also, if you are an active duty military and station in Hawaii then there is no charge if you display you current military ID card. After you watch the mandatory 9 minute safety video you may walk down the hill to the lower level and start snorkeling. If you need assistance to get down to the beach level you can take the tram for $1.00 per person.
When you arrive at the beach level, you can rent a full set of snorkel gear for $20.00 or a premium snorkel set for $40.00. If you need a place to put your valuables you can rent a small locker for $10.00 that would fit your wallet, phone or purse. If you need a larger locker for your backpack and towel the cost is $12.00.
Hanauma Bay has a snack bar located on the upper level directly behind the cashier and has a wide variety of food and snacks. Near the main entrance there is also a gift shop where you can purchase some reef-safe sun screen or a souvenir of your visit to Hanauma Bay.