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Pride of Maui Afternoon Snorkel Cruise with BBQ Lunch (from Maalaea Harbor)
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Explore an underwater paradise with the Pride of Maui! Embark on a Maui snorkeling tour to some of the best snorkeling locations in Maui, with whale watching in the winter, a BBQ lunch buffet and even an open bar!

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Save up to 7% (until 2020/03/31)

There are countless things to do in Maui, but there is nothing like snorkeling in Maui! Now you have the option of not only experiencing some of the best snorkeling in Maui, but during the winter months (December through March), you can enjoy whale watching, too. Between April and November, the Pride of Maui will go to either Turtle Town, Olowalu, Coral Gardens or Molokini Crater, depending on the ocean and weather conditions. There you will see countless array of tropical fish, colorful reef and magnificent marine life. Once winter comes to the islands, so do our annual visitors, the humpback whales. In this case, a whale watching will also be included!

Maui's Favorite Happy Hour!
After Snorkeling, enjoy all the drinks you care to drink with Pride of Maui's Open Bar! (adults 21+)


What's on the Menu?

BBQ Lunch: Cheeseburgers, Pasta Salad, Hot Dogs, Chicken Breast, Vegetables, and Cookies

Beverages: Juices, Tea, Soda, Water

Open Bar: Micro-brewed Beers (Maui Brewing Co.; Bikini Blonde, Big Swell, and Coconut Hiwa Porter), Regional Wines, and Mai Tais

Vegetarian and Vegan options must be requested at time of booking.

What type of boat will be used?

The Pride of Maui is a 65 ft powered catamaran, custom-made for Hawaiian waters. Famous for its stability, this vessel also has over 3000 sq ft of space, allowing for comfortable seating, unobstructed views, and spacious decks. This yacht comes with full amenities such as a hot shower, open bar, grill, and snorkeling equipment. It also has fun additions such as a glass bottom viewing area and a water slide! Underwater camera rentals are available to kick your day in the ocean up to the next level.


Winter Time Whale Watching!

Each winter, the waters of Hawaii become home to thousands of migrating humpback whales. After leaving the cold waters near Alaska, these majestic mammals make their way to Hawaii to give birth and nurture their young. It is estimated that of the 20,000 humpbacks that are in the North Pacific, approximately 60% will come to Hawaii during the winter.

Although the ocean surrounding Hawaii is teeming with fish and marine life, adult whales do not eat anything while they are here and can lose up to 1/3 of their weight while on on their Hawaiian holiday. Instead, the calves that are born will have a steady supply of milk before making their way with their family back to Alaska in April or May.


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Price
Whale Watch & Snorkel Cruise Package (December to March)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 70.44
USD 70.44
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 59.72
USD 59.72
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 70.44
USD 70.44
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 59.72
USD 59.72
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax, Harbor Fee, & Fuel Surcharge included

Save up to 7% (until 2020/03/31)

Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 65.44
USD 65.44
USD 70.44 7%off
USD 70.44 7%off
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 55.48
USD 55.48
USD 59.72 7%off
USD 59.72 7%off
Participation period: 2020/01/21 - 2020/03/31
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Enjoy whale watching during the winter when the humpback whales make their yearly migration to the warm waters of Hawaii in order to calve and raise their young. Watch these gentle giants as they swim and play in Maui's waters, slapping their fins and tails against the water's surface and even jumping into the air to come down with a large splash!
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4 - 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Maui Hotels + USD 32.15 x per person
      Round-trip from Maui Hotels + USD 32.15 x per person
  • Inclusion: Open Bar (Unlimited drinks / including alcohol) / Flotation devices / Lunch / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Reef-safe sunscreen / Hydrophone
  • Schedule
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  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • 11:45-13:00 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Ma'alaea Harbor
  • 13:30 Departing from the Harbor
  • Snorkeling Adventure (1 hr)
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  • BBQ Lunch on board
    <Lunch Menu>
    • Cheeseburgers
    • Pasta Salad
    • Hot Dogs
    • Chicken Breast
    • Vegetables
    • Cookies
  • After Snorkeling Open Bar on board
    <Drink Menu>
    • Micro-brewed beer on tap
    • Regional Wines
    • Mai tai
    • Juices
    • Tea
    • Soda
  • Whale Watching Cruise (2 hrs)
    shutterstock_365791514 Head out along the coast of Maui and keep your eyes peeled for the massive marine mammals that call Hawaii their home each winter. Whale watching in Maui is some of the best throughout Hawaii since over 10,000 humpbacks will migrate to the warm and shallow waters.
  • 16:45-18:00 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Standard Snorkel Package (April to November)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 70.44
USD 70.44
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 59.72
USD 59.72
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 70.44
USD 70.44
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 59.72
USD 59.72
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax, Harbor Fee, & Fuel Surcharge included
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Depending on the weather, your captain and crew will take you to some of the best snorkeling in Maui at either Turtle Town, Olowalu, Coral Gardens or Molokini Crater. All of these areas feature beautiful marine life, and you will often see the Hawaiian green sea turtle, or Honu!
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4 - 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Maui Hotels + USD 32.15 x per person
      Round-trip from Maui Hotels + USD 32.15 x per person
  • Inclusion: Open Bar (Unlimited drinks / including alcohol) / Flotation devices / Lunch / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Reef-safe sunscreen
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 11:45-13:00 Hotel Pick-up & Check-in at Ma'alaea Harbor
  • BBQ Lunch on board
    <Lunch Menu>
    • Cheeseburgers
    • Pasta Salad
    • Hot Dogs
    • Chicken Breast
    • Vegetables
    • Cookies
  • Snorkeling Adventure (2 hrs)
    USA_Hawaii_Molokini-Snorkel_shutterstock_699388009 Depending on the ocean and weather conditions, your captain will choose the very best Maui snorkeling location for you to enjoy an underwater adventure among the many sea creatures that can be found around the many types of reef and coral.
  • After Snorkeling Open Bar on board
    <Drink Menu>
    • Micro-brewed beer on tap
    • Regional Wines
    • Mai tai
    • Juices
    • Tea
    • Soda
  • 13:30 Departing from the Harbor
  • 16:45-18:15 Check-out & Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Full-face snorkel masks are not allowed on this snorkeling tour.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Sunglasses
    • Camera
    • Towel
    • Swimsuit
    • A valid government issued photo I.D. is required to consume any alcoholic beverages.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • This activity operates regardless of weather.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Complimentary parking available.
    • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
    • For cruise ship passengers, round-trip transportation is only available from the Kahului Harbor, but not the Lahaina Harbor due to the conflicting schedule of the tour operator's pick-up time and the cruise ship disembarkment.
    • This cruise tour is not going to Molokini Crater.
FAQ
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Will we see whales?
  • During the winter and early spring (usually mid December through early April), you'll have a pretty good chance of seeing whales, as Maui is a prime hot spot for whale activity. But don't worry. Your Maui snorkeling experience is still safe, as the whales will be unlikely to approach during snorkeling and pose very little danger to humans.
How far in advance should I book this activity?
  • We recommend booking at least 1-2 weeks in advance. If you have very specific schedule requirements and are not flexible, please book sooner. Last-minute bookings are often possible, but availability is limited.
What is the best month to see whales in Maui?
  • February is generally considered the peak season for Maui whale watching.
Will it be windier in the afternoon?
  • The winds tend to pick up in the afternoon. But don't worry. The captain have years of experience and always make sure the area where the weather conditions are safe and comfortable for the guests to enjoy the snorkeling. Leave it up to the Captain on where the snorkel location will be! Also, the Pride of Maui freet is very large and offers stability and comfort ride. If you are inclined to motion sickness, take the prone to motion sickness before the tour.
Do I need to know how to swim to snorkel?
  • There are guests who do not know how to swim. However, several different flotation devices to keep you floating will be provided. The Captain will give you an orientation and there will be a lifeguard in the water and crew standing watch.
What happens if it rains?
  • All tours are weather permitting and it is up to the captain’s discretion to take you where the conditions are the best overall and safe and enjoyable.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

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(4.88/5.00) 4.88 / 5
(17 reviews)

Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 4 - 6.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Ángel
This snorkeling tour was awesome. We got enough time to play in the water and see plenty of beautiful coral and fish. The food was good and so were the drinks. There was only two downfalls. One, it wa...more
by: Lisa N
This was a great afternoon snorkel and whale watching event. The crew was very well organized and knowledgeable in the area and the whales. Ciara and Sal were great hosts. They kept a watchful eye on ...more
There were 5 of us that went on the afternoon snorkel and whale watch and all agreed it was a stand out experience of our ten days in Maui. The staff are all very friendly, helpful and overall seemed...more
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Pride of Maui Afternoon Snorkel Cruise with BBQ Lunch (from Maalaea Harbor)
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