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Pacific Whale Foundation

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612 Front St, Lahaina, HI, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96761
+1 808-740-0670
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USD 116.12*
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Molokini And Turtle Arches Snorkeling Trip
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USD 104.12*
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Sunset Dinner Cruise: Four Course Dining Experience
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USD 95.59*
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Experience Maui's amazing ocean environment with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation! PacWhale Eco-Adventures offers thrilling and fun ocean adventures based on more than 37 years of marine research and sustainable ecotour experience. PacWhale has cruises for every style of adventure, including dolphin and whalewatch ecotours, snorkel trips, sunset cocktail and dinner cruises, holiday cruises and stargazing ecotours. You'll cruise on ultra-stable, eco-friendly vessels in the company of knowledgeable, friendly certified Marine Naturalists. Choose Pacific Whale Foundation and make a difference: all profits support efforts to protect whales, dolphins and the ocean environment.
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612 Front St, Lahaina, HI, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96761
+1 808-740-0670
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent captain and crew. Extremely educated in marine biology. Safe and fun. We captured many photos of the humpback whales. Their passion for saving these beautiful creatures was 5 star for us.

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Reviewed yesterday

Booked a sunrise at the last minute. I am so glad we did. The crew was great and we saw whales right away. The whole experience was so informative and fun and we will absolutely book with them again

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing experience! (Molokini and Turtle Town Snorkel Tour). The best part about this tour group is that the crew are all educated marine naturalists. They are extremely knowledgable and you can tell they genuinely love what they do. They are so enthusiastic about sharing their...More

Thank Ktufo
Reviewed yesterday

We loved our whale watching trip with the Pacific Whale Foundation. The captain and crew were great. Great at spotting whales and very knowledgeable. Loved that they were great with the kids. We were lucky and got to see a whale very close! Loved the...More

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Thank Bridget D
Reviewed yesterday

We are many time visitors to Maui - but this was our first whale watching tour. We had such a wonderful time on this tour. The crew was very knowledgeable about the boat and the marine wildlife. We saw a 'competition pod' of humpback whales...More

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Thank jennbo22
Reviewed yesterday

We have gone on Whale Watches with the PWF each of our 6 trips to Maui and we have enjoyed every outing. Depending upon what time of year we visit, we may see numerous whales and loads of activity or just a few of the...More

Thank MauiMema
Reviewed yesterday

We weren't sure we'd see whales, as it was still very early and technically before the "start of the season" (even though the whales don't keep calendars...as far as we know!) but we did! And the crew on the boat was great --- the presenter...More

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Thank ashick41214
Reviewed yesterday

We had a great experience watching at least 6 whales (and a dolphin) play around our raft! The captain and the crew were excellent!

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Thank hemanth85
Reviewed yesterday

We had great weather for our trip. The crew was friendly and helpful. The second snorkel site was reported to have cloudy conditions, so the captain picked another one where we saw a green sea turtle feeding on the bottom, among other things. All in...More

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Thank LarkintheMorning
Reviewed yesterday

The staff on this whale watching cruise was amazing!! They talked about the whales in great detail and helped my crew (special needs) with whatever they needed help with. They had a smile on their faces the whole time.

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Rob P
23 July 2017|
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Response from trueindigo | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't offer scuba. They do have snorkel tours, sunset tours, and private charters, even, I believe, a stargazing cruise. Check out their website for options.
12 April 2017|
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Response from gregkaufman | Property representative |
Aloha, the sunscreen we provide on our boats is from a brand called Hawaiian Sol. It's biodegradable and reef-safe, mahalo!
Melissa L
2 April 2017|
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Response from gregkaufman | Property representative |
Yes, you are more than welcome to bring your own snorkel gear although we usually carry more than enough for our guests. Mahalo and we look forward to seeing you!