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Four Winds Molokini Snorkel Tour on Glass Bottom Boat (from Maalaea Harbor)
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Sail on the Four Winds II to Molokini Crater

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!
The Four Winds II is a brand new 55-foot glass-bottom powered catamaran and is considered the boat for "fun-lovers". She comes equipped with a wet and wild water-slide, a glass-bottom viewing room, twin BBQ grills, a refreshing open bar, one sundeck, one covered deck, and three swim ladders. Enjoy a fun-filled, family-friendly snorkeling excursion on the Four Winds II, complete with breakfast, lunch, and an open bar!
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Morning Snorkel to Molokini
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
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Child (Age 3-12)
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    Sail into Maui's beautiful ocean blue!
Sail out to Molokini Crater, a sunken crater just off the coast of Maui and considered one of the best snorkel locations in the world. Its protective location makes it an excellent sanctuary to view fish painted in every color. You'll also enjoy turtle watching upon returning to the Harbor.

Snuba Option: If you are interested in snuba, you will be asked to notate this during the booking process. $61.46 for Adults/Children 8 years old and over and payable at the time of check-in.

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

    Please Note: Access to Molokini is dependent on the weather. While boats are usually able to access Molokini without trouble, there may be times when snorkeling there is simply unsafe due to ocean and weather conditions. If the crew deems it unsafe to snorkel at Molokini, you will be taken to Coral Gardens, a coastal snorkeling location protected from the wind by steep cliff walls. Coral Gardens has been listed in the top 10 snorkeling spots in the US by Conde Nast (12 years in a row), Coastal Living and Travel & Leisure.
  • Duration: 5.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Instruction / Soft drinks / Juice / Alcoholic beverages / Lunch / Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins)
  • 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
Package detail / Schedule
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • 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.
    • An alternate site will be chosen if undesirable ocean conditions exist at Molokini.
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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.
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(4.51/5.00) 4.51 / 5
(37 reviews)
Pick-up Not available
Duration 5.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch


By far the best snorkel excursion we ever took. Safety was the Captain's first priority and it was greatly appreciated. The Four Winds offers just about everything possible from small boats for ch...more
by: Michele
Very knowledgeable crew! We saw so many whales on our tour which was a bonus. We couldn't snorkel molokini because of the swells being too dangerous so we were able to snorkel at the Coral Gardens whi...more
Perhaps the best excursion I've been to in Maui or any other destination. The staff was incredible, all friendly and fun!
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Four Winds Molokini Snorkel Tour on Glass Bottom Boat (from Maalaea Harbor)