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Maui Whale Watch Cruise

  • Guaranteed Whale Sightings or go again for free!
  • Witness majestic humpback whales on Maui’s largest and most comfortable whale watching tour boats.
  • Experienced naturalists will share with the story of our humpback whales and explain each of the whale actions you witness.
Maui Whale Watch Cruise
From US$ 31.74
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9:45am DepartureMost Popular
Departs at 9:45am
From US$ 47.81
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Departs at 7:30am
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Catch an exciting peek at the underwater world with this 2-hour whale-watching cruise in Maui. Your excursion includes narration from your captain and crew, as you learn more about these majestic creatures. Enjoy stunning views and photo opportunities while traveling along Maui’s exquisite coastline. Your family-friendly cruise comes with a guarantee that you’ll spot a whale during your adventure.
What to Expect
Hop aboard your vessel in Lahaina and settle in on the upper observation deck or the enclosed main cabin with large viewing windows. Commentary will be provided as you go, along with images from an under web cam and hydrophone (subject to water conditions) for additional visibility.

This tour operates during the whale migration period from December until May, when humpback whales come to Maui’s warm waters to breed, a 3,500-mile (5635 km) departure from their feeding waters in Alaska. Keep your eyes peeled as your captain and crew help to point out any marine life that pops up, and soak up the stunning backdrop of the island’s coastline.

This tour has multiple departures times to fit your travel schedule, and will conclude at its original departure point.
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Reviews (224)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2018
He jumps, he fails.

This was a fun trip. Even though it was late in the season we was able to see a mother and her calf. Even though they changed directions our crew was able to keep locating them. With the help of the sightseers. The calf was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
9  Thank Dan H
Reviewed 19 April 2018
Saw dozens of whales

We picked this whale watching tour because it was one of the more affordable ones we had found. We left early in the morning and there were no issues finding the booth across from the Pioneer Hotel (I think that is what it was called)....More

Date of experience: April 2018
19  Thank mjaggerlip
Reviewed 23 March 2018
Whale watching in Maui

This cruise was excellent. Saw a lot of whales up close. Boat ride was comfortable and enjoyable. The captain and crew were very informative. Little confusing to find where to check in, no actual address. If you take this cruise the booth is directly behind...More

Date of experience: March 2018
9  Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 16 March 2018
Humpback Breaching!

What an awesome and once in a lifetime experience! We were fortunate enough to go out and have a breach close to the boat. Keep in mind, inside of 500 yards is considered close, so don't expect to feel like you are going to touch...More

Date of experience: March 2018
6  Thank Kylen L
Reviewed 15 March 2018
Great experience!

This was a fantastic trip. We saw about 30 whales altogether at different times on the cruise. The naturalist we had was great. This was the best excursion we had in all of Hawaii. The Pacific Whale Foundation is a good organization and they were...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank decar48
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