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22 Water Sports you Must Try – A List of Fun Water Activities

Big Island Itinerary

Here’s an article from Tour Scanner on a list of fun (and some extreme) water activities you can try.  Snorkeling with manta rays isn’t on the list but should be.  Our night manta ray tours allow the best up-close experience with the gentle manta ray.

Horse Surfing

If you like horse riding and water activities, you may want to add this unique experience on your bucket list.

Kayak Surfing

Another way to surf waves. Would you dare?

Snorkeling with Whales

Yes, it is possible! Admire the giants of the ocean with your mask and tuba.

Underwater Scooter

You shouldn’t have issues with parking  Enjoy the underwater marine life.

Sea Walking

With a unique diving system, anyone can now experience a dive down deep

Snuba Diving

Similar as sea walking but with more freedom.

Underwater Hockey

Same sport, but underwater. Take a deep breath and good luck!

Flyboard Flying

Impress your friends with this stunning new water sport.


This is a great and simple way to explore the marine life.

Spinnaker Flying

While cruising, why don’t you ask your captain for a spinnaker flying experience?

Sub-wing Diving

Swim underwater like a dolphin or just relax on the surface.

Jet Surfing

Want to surf but there are no waves? No worries, grab your jet surfing board and hit the ocean.


Ride waves like mountains. Easier than surfing? Probably not.

Cliff Diving

Clearly a water sport for adrenaline junkies.

Raft Rodeo

How long can you stand on your raft? Start competing with your friends.


One of the best outdoor adrenaline fix you could get. Trek though gorges, waterfalls and giant rock pools.

Barefoot Water-skiing

You forgot your water skis? No big deal, try barefoot water-skiing.


Are you a big fan of skating? This could become one of your favorite water sports.

SUP Yoga

Ready to take your yoga training offshore? Grab your board and try SUP yoga.

Cage Diving

Experience up-close encounters with the ocean’s most fearsome predators.

Ice Swimming

This is the best way to really chill out by the pool. 

Jet Boating

Want to feel a full adrenaline flow? Board a high speed up-river boat and have fun.


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