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Maui Boat Trips

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Didn't Make It - Vessel Repairs

Unfortunately we didn't make it on our snorkeling journey as they experienced vessel issues 3 days... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Drew B
Choose this company!!!

Save your money on fancy-dancy boats with slides and such. This tour was AWESOME. Boat was huge... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
laurabennett10
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Kincardine, Canada
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Our Ocean Freedom and Reef Explorer are 40' jet boats. This means our boats have no propellers and cruise at 25-27 knots, providing less travel time and more time on site. Snorkel Maui's underwater paradise exploring Olowalu, Coral Gardens, Molokini...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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101 Maalaea Rd, Dock #68, Maalaea, Maui, HI
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+1 808-244-7333
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately we didn't make it on our snorkeling journey as they experienced vessel issues 3 days prior to our scheduled outing that had to be repaired, cancelling our trip. We were just happy they notified us immediately as snorkeling tours fill up quickly so we...More

Thank Drew B
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Save your money on fancy-dancy boats with slides and such. This tour was AWESOME. Boat was huge, clean and safe and captain CJ was great and very experienced. We booked simply cause it was one of the cheapest but it wasn’t a cheap tour! Wetsuits...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Captain CJ and is crew were awesome!!!! We had so much fun. We started our tour at turtle town because there were so many other boats at molokini, so that really made it enjoyable because we pretty much had both places to ourselves and didn't...More

1  Thank kirstine92
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We booked Maui Boat Trips for a snorkel tour. They're docked at Slip 68 at Maalaea Harbor. You'll want to arrive a little early to find parking ($3 pay to park) and check in/sign waiver. There was around 25 people on the boat plus the...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We had an amazing family adventure aboard the Leilani. We saw whales upclose just outside the harbor within minutes of the cruise. The crew was informative and answered all our questions. We snorkeled over at Molekini and continued whale watching. We were verasatile and trusted...More

Thank Maui2018
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing Day out with Captain CJ and his crew. I loved that we had a smaller group and our schedule was flexible. The crew was very friendly and engaging. We started with hot coffee and a continental breakfast. The crew handed out...More

2  Thank Dani H
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Captain Tiffany and crew were excellent! We had so much fun snorkeling with 6 turtles and watching half a dozen whales frolicking. We saw more whales on the Leilani than we did on the official whale watching tour we took with another company so if...More

Thank Martha F
Reviewed 18 November 2017

My husband, sister, BIL, niece, mother, and I went on Leilani for our snorkel tour. It was a great choice. The boat is not one of the mega boats that Pride of Maui (this is a sister boat) and other companies have. Your not stuck...More

2  Thank flyawayCA
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend . Great trip for the value! We loved the burgers, turtle town was amazing. Boat is well kept and staff is so nice

Thank Bree B
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We did not know what to expect but we own boats and are boaters so our expectations were pretty high. We arrived on time to find the crew and Captain to be extremely friendly and properly getting things stowed and ready for the trip. The...More

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ngregory23
6 May 2018|
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Response from Dani H | Reviewed this property |
The ladder went all the way into the water but you do still need to be able to climb up. They assisted as much as they could for those who needed it.
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ngregory23
6 May 2018|
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Response from Dani H | Reviewed this property |
When we went in the tour it did both stops. The crew was amazing and was looking out for turtles for us at turtle town. It was an awesome day. The boat is older but well maintained and the crew was fun.
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madsm27
8 December 2017|
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Response from prideofmaui | Property representative |
We do provide life jackets if needed, and other flotation devices. They are allowed to join the tour, but we can’t advise they snorkel if they don’t know how to swim. Hope this helps. Mahalo! -Amber C. Director of Social... More
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