Saturday, July 20, 2024

Celebrate National Dolphin Day By Adopting A Dolphin


The Pacific Whale Foundation and PacWhale Eco-Adventures have announced the perfect way to celebrate National Dolphin Day on April 14, 2024, with their “Adopt a Bottlenose Dolphin” program and the “Lanai Snorkel and Dolphin Watch” excursion.

The Adopt a Bottlenose Dolphin Program includes the following:

  • Symbolically adopt a bottlenose dolphin.
  • Packages start from $80 up to a $1,000 name-a-dolphin package.
  • Adopters receive a package with a certificate, personalized story of the animal, sightings map, and much more.
  • Participants also receive regular emails with information about the program, sightings, and other engagement opportunities.

The Lanai Snorkel and Dolphin Watch package trip includes:

  • Snorkel the amazing reef off Lanai Island.
  • Encounter Bottlenose spotted and spinner dolphins.
  • A Certified Marine Naturalists on board for helpful information and guidance.
  • Premium Snorkel Gear is provided for the trip.
  • Flotation devices as needed
  • An ocean mat is provided for fun and comfort.
  • A Junior naturalist program is provided on board for kids.
  • Continental breakfast and grilled lunch.
  • Unlimited water, juice, and soda, and one complimentary alcoholic drink.

You can find out more about the Lanai snorkel trip here.

Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life! Sam is a Staff Writer for