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Be careful if snorkeling....

our first day was spent here and the surf was high. We asked a gentlemen about the snorkeling and... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
BEST Snorkeling in Maui!

My husband said this was by far the best snorkeling spot on Maui, even over Molokini. Wish we would... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Courtney K
Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

our first day was spent here and the surf was high. We asked a gentlemen about the snorkeling and he indicated he swam out appx 200 meters and things were really great. My wifa and entered throught the rocky part and we soon realized we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jasonmM3977GG
Reviewed 1 June 2018

My husband said this was by far the best snorkeling spot on Maui, even over Molokini. Wish we would have found it sooner!! Lots of variety of fish and sea life. Note there is a small walk from the parking lot. There are portal pottys...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Courtney K
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went here because the northwest part of the island had heavy surf and no visibility. What a find!! The water was calm and perfectly clear. I didn’t see any turtles but I did see probably 50 different varieties of fish, lots...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Matt M
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We were delighted with the snorkel experience here. Fantastic coral and big schools of fish. However, to get into the water you must be mindful of the signs where to enter and note it drops off quickly from the parking lot on the left side....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lyle N
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Ahihi was an amazing place to snorkel!! Hands down best snorkeling place no matter the level of experience. The fish and coral reefs were absolutely beautiful and the water was very clear. By far the best place we snorkeled at for the week that we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank merickson1975
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Park in the lot, wear sneakers or flip flops to walk the short distance across a lava field to get to the "beach" area. Bring chairs. Lots of shade. Probably not a great place for novices. The reef is very alive hear and if you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Matt8811Trip
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Previously snorkeled at Pa'ako Beach but found this little gem location. Stunning views above and below the waterline! The only reason I didn't rate it a 5 is because you need to be aware that this can be rough surf and rocky ground cover and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank essaybates
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Ahihi Cove is strange highly recommended location for snorkeling. Together with La Perouse Bay there are the only two sites located in the southern part of Maui where you can have a great snorkel experience. It is unusual for Maui to have a snorkeling spot...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Eugen B
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We snorkelled in West Maui and in the Kihei area but this is the best spot with so many unique fish. There's a brand-new free parking lot just around the corner and you can easily walk down to the bay. Driving here you need to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank RSB_8
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is not a well marked location, so make sure that you do your homework on google maps. The parking lot is in a fenced area and just before you drive over the lava fields. You will need shoes or good flip flops/water shoes to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank HockinsonSoccergirl
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