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Four Winds Molokini Snorkel Tour on Glass Bottom Boat (from Maalaea Harbor) Quick Confirmation

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Snorkel at the famous Molokini Crater aboard the glass-bottom Four Winds II. Embark on an all-inclusive morning snorkeling adventure on a sailing catamaran with a water-slide, open bar, two on-board grills and an underwater viewing room.

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Experience snorkeling at Maui's premier snorkeling destination, the sunken islet of Molokini Crater. Maui Classic Charters takes you to this atoll on a morning sail and snorkel adventure to Molokini. Throughout the trip, an expert marine naturalist will share stories and answer your questions about the area, its history, and the marine inhabitants of Hawaii's waters. Guests can also view sea life while staying completely dry from within the exclusive glass-lined room located in the port hull of the vessel. See a number of incredible creatures from the safety and comfort of this unique room on the Four Winds II, or jump in for an amazing snorkeling experience!
Boat Information:
Name: Four Winds II
Size: 55ft. Double Decker Power Catamaran
Capacity: 149 Passengers
Safety: Lifeguard-certified crew members always on board
Accessibility: This vessel is wheelchair accessible.
(See wheelchair accessibility below)
Amenities: Shaded Upper Deck, Enclosed and Shaded Lower Cabin, Multiple Swim-Steps, Waterslide, Glass Bottom Viewing Room, Onboard Professional Photography, Television Display, Surround Sound System, Two Restrooms (marine heads), Full Galley for food service, Twin BBQ Grills Safety and Technology: USCG Safety Floatation Devices, Radar, Satellite Beacon, Depth Finder, Marine-Band and Cellular Communications

The Menu:

  • Continental Breakfast: Fresh Bagels with cream cheese, Jellies, Tropical Fruit, Coffee, Tea & Juice.
  • Deluxe Hot BBQ Lunch: Choice of Savory Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Marinated Chicken Breasts, Hot Dogs, and Vegi-Burgers.
  • Beverages: Beer, Wine, Soda. 

*Dietary Restrictions: If you have special dietary requirements you are most-welcome to bring your own food on board the boat. Please note that the veggie patties are cooked on the same grill as the meat items that we BBQ for lunch. Gluten-Free all-beef hamburger patties (with no filler), marinated chicken breasts, and all the above mentioned trimmings.

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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 117.52
USD 117.52
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 85.37
USD 85.37
Infant (Age 0-2)
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 117.52
USD 117.52
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 85.37
USD 85.37
Infant (Age 0-2)
GE Tax, Harbor Fee, & Fuel Surcharge included
  • Duration: 5.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Instruction / Soft drinks / Juice / Alcoholic beverages / Lunch / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Sea Boards (large flotations with a clear bottom viewing window), Boogie Boards, Floatation Belts, and Life Vests.
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 07:00 Check-in at Ma'alaea Harbor
  • 07:30 Glassbottom & Snorkel Cruise (5 hrs)
    maui_magic04 About two hours is spent at Molokini, giving you more time to snorkel and explore the marine environment at your own pace! The cruise provides breakfast, lunch, drinks, and all the snorkeling equipment you'll need!
  • 12:30 Return to Harbor
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Snuba participants must be 8 years old & older.
    • Wheelchair Accessibility: Ramp meets level to the boat for boarding. On-board bathroom is not ADA compatible but assistance is available from the crew. Please indicate during booking for most convenient arrangements.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Swimsuit
    • A valid, government-issued photo ID is required to consume alcoholic beverages.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Whale and dolphin sightings are not guaranteed.
    • For cruise ship passengers, driving distance to Maalaea Harbor from the Pier (Lahaina or Kahului) is approximately 45 minutes away by taxi.
    • Snorkel sites are selected at the discretion of the captain. An alternate site will be chosen if undesirable ocean conditions exist at Molokini.
    • A link to complete the required online waiver will be sent you via text message.
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Do I need to be able to swim to participate?
  • No, you are not required to be able swim. You are welcome to stay on the boat or grab a flotation device to hold on to. They also have "See Boards" which are like large boogie boards equipped with a Plexiglas viewing port.
Are you required to wear a life jacket?
  • No, life jackets are not required to be worn but they are available throughout the boat in case of emergency.
Are prescription snorkeling masks available?
  • Yes, there are prescription masks on board ranging from -2 to -7.
Is there a safe place to store my belongings while on tour?
  • There are areas on board where items can be stored and kept dry. There are no lockers, however there hasn't been any security issues to date, as staff are very aware and constantly monitoring the boat
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 happens if the ocean conditions are rough?
  • Molokini's crescent shape protects it from the majority of strong waves and currents. However, if the captain decides that the weather at Molokini will be unfavorable, Coral Gardens will be chosen as a snorkeling destination instead.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 117.52
USD 117.52

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.48/5.00) 4.48 / 5
(42 reviews)

Pick-up Not available
Duration 5.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch


Great food and saw some whales. Very nice crew members.
by: Darla
Very attentive staff, great experience. Food was good, saw lots of fish and an eel.
Happy on the Molokini! Thanks Four Winds II
by: Canada Robert
We were lucky that it was a beautiful day on the water. Everything was perfect! We saw so many whales we couldn't keep up with which side of the boat they were breaching on. Our "Captain Dan" was the ...more
USD 117.52
USD 117.52
4.48 / 5
Four Winds Molokini Snorkel Tour on Glass Bottom Boat (from Maalaea Harbor)