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Wharf St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Pacific Whale Foundation Whale Watching tour

This was fantastic from start to finished a whale and her calf was spotted within 15mins and we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
keefie5
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Yes, we saw whales!

The whale watching tour was a major bucket list item for us. We did see humpback whales. If you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen B
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Dallas, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was fantastic from start to finished a whale and her calf was spotted within 15mins and we tracked them for well over an hour it was amasing I would really recommend this cruise

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The whale watching tour was a major bucket list item for us. We did see humpback whales. If you think your are going to have whales swimming alongside your boat, you probably will be disappointed. These noble creatures are generally viewable from a distance. Boats...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We booked our whale watching trip with the Pacific Whale Foundation. It was wonderful!!! It's the largest boat that is used for these tours...perfect for me, as I experience motion sickness. Didn't have any issues :) The staff is so knowledgeable and fun. We saw...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience and it was possibl to see whales and dolphins very close. It was worth it especiallu in winter as full in the water

1  Thank andreasY6095UO
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Although we could see the whales from our resort, we took a tour on a catamaran so we could experience them up close. Easy to site and a lot of fun to watch. Don't miss!

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Reviewed 28 March 2016

I couldn't disagree more with the last review but appreciate others do have bad experiences. We found staff very friendly and accommodating. Drinks for us were $3 for beers and cocktails and $1 for soda's. Our boat was only 2/3 full but it still appeared...More

Thank ljb80
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

Worst whale watch ever...We booked a party of 18 local residents, each couple called in advance and pre-paid per their instructions. They said they would e-mail a receipt which they never did, but when I called back, was assured my name was on the list...More

1  Thank mauiharper
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Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

If you visit Maui in winter there's NO WAY you will not see a whale, as long as you occasionally glance at the water. Make sure to take the 2-hour raft toir with Captain Steve. Small boat, only a few people And you are at...More

Thank Deborah P
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Reviewed 22 December 2015

My family loved the whale watching. However, we had three other excursions planned (snorkeling and sunset cruise) and we saw whales on BOTH of those cruises, so It's kind of unnecessary to partipate in a whale watching cruise if you will already be out in...More

Thank Kaysley K
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

You don't have to pay some whale watching company to see with your own eyes this biggest mammals wagging their tails or water coming out from their blow holes, just stay and wait a liitle by the Lahaina shoreline and all of sudden 3 to...More

Thank Keleko Q
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