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Pacific Whale Foundation Lahaina Whale Watch Cruise - Whale Sightings Guaranteed
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Cruise from Lahaina Harbor with one of Maui's top rated Eco-Tour Companies, The Pacific Whale Foundation! Featuring high-tech power catamarans, multiple departure times and a Whale Sighting Guarantee for the best Whale Watching Value in Maui!

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FREE Marine Wildlife Postcard and Whale Watch Guarantee! (until 2020/04/30)

FREE Marine Wildlife Postcard!
After your trip, proceed to the retail shop and receive your complimentary Marine Wildlife oversize postcard!

Whale Watch Guarantee!
If your on-board naturalist does not spot any whales during your sail, you can go again free on another whale watch of equal or lesser value within one year!

• One postcard per participant.
• Whale watch guarantee is valid during the whale season only from December 1st through Mid-April.

One Child FREE per One Adult! (until 2020/04/30)

One Child FREE per One Adult! (until 2020/04/30)

Depart from Lahaina Harbor on a 2-hour whale watching cruise with one of Maui's top rated eco-tour companies, the Pacific Whale Foundation. Whale watching is one of Maui’s most popular seasonal activities. Every winter between December and April, Humpback Whales migrate from Alaska to the warm tropical waters of Hawaii to breed and birth their young. Relax and enjoy your whale watch excursion aboard a high-tech, smooth riding and stable, double deck power catamaran. Listen to the songs of the whales with the on-board hydrophone and enjoy expert narration by certified marine naturalist. All Pacific Whale Foundation whale watch cruises include a free Jr. Naturalist Program for kids!

What time of year can I see whales?

Whales can be seen in the Hawaiian Islands during the winter months, from mid December until April.


Why is Maui a top Whale Watching destination?

The Au’au Channel, located between Maui, Lanai and Molokai acts as a protected Oasis in the middle of the Pacific, providing some of the most consistent whale watching in the Hawaiian Islands.


What happens if I do not see any Whales?

Pacific Whale Foundation has 97% success rate for sighting whales. If the onboard Marine Naturalist confirms that you didn't see any whales during your tour, you can go again free on another whale watch within one year. (*Applies only for tours of equal or lesser value.


Highlights
  • Top Rated Maui Whale Watch Eco-Tour
  • Whale Sightings are Guaranteed or go again for free!
  • Listen to live whale calls with the On-board Hydrophone, a microphone for whales!
  • Led by Expert Marine Naturalists
  • Multiple whale watch cruise times every day!

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Price
Classic Whale Watching Cruise from Lahaina (2 hours)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 147.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 51.65
USD 51.65
Child (Age 5-12)
USD 31.29
USD 31.29
Infant (Age 0-4)
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 51.65
USD 51.65
Child (Age 5-12)
USD 31.29
USD 31.29
Infant (Age 0-4)
free
free
GE Tax, Harbor Fee, & Fuel Surcharge included

One Child FREE per One Adult!

Adult (Age 13 & over)×1 Child (Age 5-12)×1
free
USD 31.29 100%off
Participation period: 2019/11/12 - 2020/04/30

One Child FREE per One Adult!

Adult (Age 13 & over)×1 Child (Age 5-12)×1
free
USD 31.29 100%off
Participation period: 2019/11/12 - 2020/04/30
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The Classic Whale Watch Cruise by Pacific Whale Foundation. Led by Expert Marine Naturalist, you will learn all about different social behaviors Humpback Whales display during their stay in Hawaii. On-board hydrophones allow you to listen in on the conversation of these gentle giants!

What type of boat is used?

“Ocean Discovery” is a 65-foot double-deck power catamaran certified for up to 147 passengers. This high-tech, eco-friendly catamaran provides an ultra smooth and stable ride and is equipped with U.S. Coast Guard-approved Whale Protection Devices. The vessel features spacious interior cabins, sunbathing areas, as well as an ample seating on the top deck and restrooms.


Please Note: Vessels and equipment subject to change without notice.


  • Duration: 3 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bottled water / On-Board hydrophones to listen to live whale calls / Onboard Jr. Naturalist Program for kids / Reef safe sunscreen / Free Marine Wildlife Picture Card / Whale sightings guaranteed
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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Starting time: 09:00 11:30
Starting time: 09:00 11:30
  • 08:15 Check-in
  • 09:00 Departing from Lahaina Harbor
  • Whale Watching Cruise (2 hours)
    Hear the song of the whales over the on-board hydrophone. Expert Marine Naturalist are there to share fascinating facts about these majestic creatures and answer any questions you may have. Relax and enjoy the views of Maui Nui while spotting our sacred humpback whales.
  • 11:00 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Premium Whale Watch Cruise (2 hours) - Better Viewing Experience
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 75.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 74.16
USD 74.16
Child (Age 5-12)
USD 42.01
USD 42.01
Infant (Age 0-4)
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 74.16
USD 74.16
Child (Age 5-12)
USD 42.01
USD 42.01
Infant (Age 0-4)
free
free
GE Tax, Harbor Fee, & Fuel Surcharge included

One Child FREE per One Adult!

Adult (Age 13 & over)×1 Child (Age 5-12)×1
free
USD 42.01 100%off
Participation period: 2019/11/12 - 2020/04/30

One Child FREE per One Adult!

Adult (Age 13 & over)×1 Child (Age 5-12)×1
free
USD 42.01 100%off
Participation period: 2019/11/12 - 2020/04/30
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A classic whale watch cruise with Pacific Whale Foundation but with a significantly smaller number of passengers. This vessel normally takes out 110 passengers on whale watch cruises, but the passenger count is limited to 75 for this specialty Whale Watch Cruise. This gives everyone on board a front row spot at the rail to view the whales!

What type of boat is used?
"Ocean Quest Adventure"

"Ocean Quest" is the 65-foot double-deck catamaran boat that is certified for up to 110 passengers on board, but for this cruise is limited to 75 for the comfort of the guests onboard. This super stable and smooth riding, eco-friendly high-tech catamaran is equipped with U.S. Coast Guard-approved Whale Protection Devices. The vessel features a double-deck spacious shaded cabin, and rear deck, sunbathing areas on the bow and upper deck, armed chair seats, and restrooms.


Please Note: Vessels and equipment subject to change without notice.


  • Duration: 3 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bottled water / On-Board hydrophones to listen to live whale calls / Onboard Jr. Naturalist Program for kids / Reef safe sunscreen / Free Marine Wildlife Picture Card / Whale sightings guaranteed
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 08:00 10:30
Starting time: 08:00 10:30
  • 07:15 Check-in
  • 08:00 Departing from Lahaina
  • Whale Watching Cruise (2 hours)
    Hear the song of the whales over the on-board hydrophone. Expert Marine Naturalist are there to share fascinating facts about these majestic creatures and answer any questions you may have. Relax and enjoy the views of Maui Nui while spotting our sacred humpback whales.
  • 10:00 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • Check-in is at least 45 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • The tour guide has full discretion to refuse service to customers based on attire, behavior, physical fitness and condition.
    • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Drinks and snacks are available for purchase.
    • Destinations, vessels and equipment subject to change without notice.
    • Affordable rentals of cameras and binoculars available.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 05:45 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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