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Afternoon Whale Watch Sail by Alii Nui Maui (from Maalaea Harbor)


Set sail on a whale watching cruise aboard a spacious luxury catamaran just minutes from Lahaina and listen to the songs of Hawaii's annual winter visitors.

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Come join the incredible Alii Nui captain and crew for an afternoon sail while observing the playful habits of Maui's most famous winter visitors, the Humpback Whales! Enjoy an array of Maui's favorite appetizers, a full bar and sodas, juices and filtered water while watching the whales play. A marine naturalist is always on board with facts about these gentle giants and a hydrophone amplifies the amazing songs the humpback whales sing. Let the captain and crew take care of your every need as you enjoy this unforgettable sail.
Please Note! This activity only operates in the winter. Please book the Alii Nui Luxury Snorkel Sailing Adventure (from Maalaea Harbor) during the Spring, Summer, and Fall months.
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Standard Package
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2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 99.00
USD 99.00
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 69.00
USD 69.00
Infant (Age 0-3)
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 99.00
USD 99.00
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 69.00
USD 69.00
Infant (Age 0-3)
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included
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Get ready for a luxurious sail to see the humpback whales!
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 2.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from South & West Maui Hotels free x per person
      Round-trip from South & West Maui Hotels free x per person
  • Inclusion: Beverages / Appetizers / Cruise fee / Hydrophone / On-board naturalist / Full bar / Whale souvenir
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 12:15-13:30 Pick-up & Check-in
  • 14:00 Luxury Whale Watch Sail (2 hrs)
  • 16:00-17:45 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • Operates from December through April.
    • Whale sightings are not guaranteed.
    • There is a limit of three alcoholic beverages per person.
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Are you required to wear a life jacket?
  • No, but life jackets are on board in case of emergency.
What kind of boat will be used?
  • Measuring an impressive 65' from stem to stern, this brand new 2.2 million dollar catamaran is one of the finest vessels on Maui's waters. Licensed for 100 passengers, however restricted to 60 passengers to provide superior service, the boat is under sail whenever possible (depending on winds). Amenities include plenty of deck space and multiple trampolines for lounging, spacious covered cabins with 10 tables for intimate seating, fresh warm water showers, easy access stairs, Captain's table for food service, and two over-sized bathrooms.
What is the appetizer menu?
  • Appetizers: Vegetable Crudites, Fresh Island Fruits, Herb Seasoned Chicken Wings with Dipping Sauce, Teriyaki Beef Skewers, Caprese Skewers with Balsamic Vinaigrette Drizzle, Multi-Grain Gluten Free Cracker with Spinach Artichoke Parmesan Cheese Spread, Chips & Salsa, Crackers and Dry Snacks.

    Beverages: Mai Tais & Rum Drinks, Gin, Vodka, Tequila, Imported & Domestic Beer, Red & White Wine, and Champagne.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 21:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 99.00
USD 99.00

Taxes & fees included

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(4.75/5.00) 4.75 / 5
(8 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 2.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Appetizers


by: Laura A Davis
This is a whale watch worth signing up for. The Captain is an utter delight, and her crew were outstanding! The atmosphere on the boat (best looking one in the harbor) was relaxed and friendly. In...more
by: Hilary
Outstanding trip. Very knowledgeable crew and really looked after everyone. The lady captain was superb, buffet great, but as an English lady I did have to ask for a knife and fork, which everyone f...more
Captain Nick and the crew of the Alii Nui was outstanding! They were kind, friendly and very helpful. They all made us feel so safe and comfortable. The buffet of appetizers and the selection of drin...more
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Afternoon Whale Watch Sail by Alii Nui Maui (from Maalaea Harbor)