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Blue Water Rafting

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2920 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9602
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Kanaio coast and molokini

We had a great trip today! Tim and Vande were very knowledgeable and friendly and lead us to all of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tara R
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Great excursion!

We did the Kanaio Coast & Molikini tour and it was amazing!! Did this as a kid and just HAD to do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chase D
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Explore the sea caves and lava arches of Maui's remote and rugged Kanaio Coast on the most invigorating snorkeling adventure that Maui has to offer.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea caves” (105 reviews)
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2920 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9602
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great trip today! Tim and Vande were very knowledgeable and friendly and lead us to all of the best spots that today’s conditions were providing. We snorkeled FIVE different sites and we were surrounded by 10 turtles at one point. I would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the Kanaio Coast & Molikini tour and it was amazing!! Did this as a kid and just HAD to do it with my wife 10 years later. Tim and Vande were awesome guides and made the trip a great experience. We would do...More

Thank Chase D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently went out on the early morning 5.5 hour Kanaio Coast & Molokini Snorkel tour. We had an excellent time and some amazing snorkeling in pristine waters along the Kanaio coast. We went out and snorkeled at Molokini first before the winds picked up...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best way to see Molikini, both front and back side. The ride down the coast is exciting and an experience for those who want more that a slow boat ride.

Thank Allan M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fantastic trip. We have been to Molokini before on a boat with food and a second dive site but wanted to do a quick trip and snorkel. We took the Molokini Express with Captain Toby and Spencer. There were great guides -...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best day on the water with Captain Toby and Spencer. The views and locations they took us to, mostly not accessible any other way but on the water, were stunning. The snorkeling off Molokini was by far the best I’ve seen, I’ve...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic tour! We did the 4-hour Kanaio Coast tour and thankfully, with winds blowing from the north, cinditions on the Kanaio Coast were calm enough to get up close to some incredible lava formations. The tour is something like a walk back through...More

Thank Matt V
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mderensis, Owner at Blue Water Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for the review, Matt! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the trip and the weather worked out.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far the best snorkel trip that we did. We did multiple trips, including the big boat trips. There was no comparison. The tour of the Kanaio coast was a highlight of our trip and our Captain took us to multiple spots to...More

Thank Jason N
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mderensis, Owner at Blue Water Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for the review, Jason! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the trip compared to others in the area. We are sorry to hear the weather didn't cooperate but are glad that you still were able to get some great visibility at the spots...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2 hour snorkel trip to Molokini and had a fantastic time! The 2 crew members did a great job entertaining us and teaching us how to snorkel. We were able to go on the inside and backside of the crater, which they...More

Thank Kodey K
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mderensis, Owner at Blue Water Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the review, Kodey! So happy to hear the weather was nice enough to see BOTH sides of the crater. Mahalo!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the Sea Caves along Kanaio Coast Rafting & Snorkeling Adventure and loved it. He Kanaio coast is gorgeous. Toby, our captain, was really knowledgeable and a lot of fun to spend a few hours with. We had a great time. I highly...More

Thank Lauren M
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mderensis, Owner at Blue Water Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for the review, Lauren! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the beautiful Kanaio coast and had a great time!

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Brian L
10 February 2018|
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Response from Debbie W | Reviewed this property |
I took the whale watch this year and there was only fruit juice and water. I don't remember what they had when I did the long tour that goes to the south tip of Maui
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julie p
12 February 2017|
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Response from mderensis | Property representative |
Aloha Julie! Yes, you can absolutely purchase tickets online or by calling us. You can do this on our website (they don't allow us to post links on TripAdvisor, but there should be one in our profile!) We are currently... More
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jsbello1
30 January 2017|
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Response from mderensis | Property representative |
Hi jsbello1! As TomW6982 suggests, about an hour is an accurate estimate. If you're choosing the longest tour we offer, you should arrive back to the dock with enough time to have a nice drive back to Lahaina (I suggest... More
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