Whale watching in Maui is a perennial favorite activity on the island. When whale watching is in season, you will have the chance to watch whales interacting with each other while you listen to certified marine naturalists share fascinating information about these marvelous mammals. For a selection of the best whale watching tours in Maui, check out the options below!
Presented by Pacific Whale Foundation, Whale Watching from Lahaina offers educational two-hour tours, each narrated by certified marine naturalists who explain the social behaviors of humpback whales in Hawaii. Guests can enjoy riding on a state-of-the-art power catamaran that travels along the Maui coastline, listening to whale songs through underwater hydrophones, and more during the experience.
Available daily starting at 6:30 a.m., the Pacific Whale Foundation’s Sunrise Whale Watch from Lahaina offers a thrilling and scenic experience that’s considered to be Maui’s #1 choice for whale watching. Guests can enjoy two hours on a high-tech catamaran while listening to narration by certified marine naturalists, who explain in detail the social behaviors of humpback whales.
Presented by Pacific Whale Foundation, the Whale Watch Lahaina Raft offers exciting whale-watching experiences for guests ages 6 years and older. Guests can enjoy seeing and learning about Maui’s breathtaking humpback whales while listening to professional-grade narration by certified marine naturalists. The two-hour rafting cruises include a whale-watch guide, a poster and filtered water.
Presented by Pacific Whale Foundation, Whale Watching from Ma’alaea offers an exciting experience that departs from Ma’alaea Harbor. Cruising to Ma’alaea Bay, the excursion offers great views of humpback whales and the island’s beautiful scenery. Guests are guaranteed to see whales between November 26 and May 15 each year or they will receive a free ticket for a regular Pacific Whale Foundation tour.
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