Whale Watching (Dec - Apr) (Cruises, Sailing & Boat Tours), Big Island tours & activities, fun things to do in Big Island | HawaiiActivities.com

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Every winter between the months of December and April, humpback whales migrate to the warm, Pacific waters of Hawaii to calve and nurse their newborns. If you're lucky, you'll be able to see the whales play offshore just by standing on the coast and looking out to the ocean! For a more reliable experience, book a whale watching tour, where you'll sail out into the water with an experienced captain and crew to find whales and observe them from a a close, but respectable, distance.
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    Come and join Hawaii Nautical's whale watching tour! Their Whale Watch Guarantee means if you don't see whales, you can sail again for free. The on-board naturalist and captain will make sure you find whales and enjoy your whale watching cruise!
    Special

    From USD76.90

    15%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning)
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    Leave the crowds to the big boats and cruise the west coast of the Big Island in an exciting RIB Zodiac Speed Boat as you search for Hawaii most famous winter time visitors, the Humpback Whale. Whale sightings guaranteed or you can go again for free!

    USD102.03

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    See humpback whales in Hawaii! From December through April, humpback whales migrate to the warm waters of Hawaii. Board the Lavakai to catch these beautiful mammals at their best on our exciting eco-friendly whale watching excursions.
    Special

    From USD76.90

    15%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Set a course along the Kohala Coast for a chance to see migrating whales! Choose from morning trips, cocktail cruises and afternoon sailing. Great for all ages.
    Pick-up Provided
    Special

    From USD107.00

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. Sail beautiful Kona coast in search of humpback whales! See and experience this phenomenon, a rare opportunity to listen to their songs and learn all about the annual Hawaii whale season.
    Accessible

    From USD105.60

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Embark on a 2-hour, 30-mile sightseeing cruise along the scenic Hamakua coastline, seeing the humpback whales during their yearly migration to Hawaii!

    USD123.96

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Enjoy a two and a half hour speed boat adventure! Join our naturalist team to look for the Humpback whales as they come to Hawaii every winter to give birth.

    From USD88.86

    12%
    OFF
    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  8. Hop on board with Kona fishermen to search for majestic Humpback Whales during their winter migration on this exciting 2.5 hour boat tour.

    USD86.17

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (afternoon)

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