Best Weather for Snorkeling

looking at octopus while snorkeling

Being a tropical island, Maui has shifts in weather that can affect all outdoor and water activities. There are many variables that affect snorkeling conditions, including rain, wind, current and cloud cover! We want to explore each of these elements and how they can affect your snorkeling experience! Snorkeling in the Rain or After a Storm Because Maui is a … Read More

What is the Best Weather to Watch Whales in Maui?

whale poking its head out of water

Whale watching is one of Maui’s most popular ocean activities. Seasonally, humpback whales migrate to Maui from December to April, which is Maui’s winter season, which has lower temperatures that sometimes include rainfall to this tropical isle. Because knowing what weather conditions are best for whale watching can help you better prepare for your tour experience, we’ve answered some frequently … Read More

The Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle – Beloved in Maui!

Hawaiian green sea turtles are one of Maui’s most beloved sea creatures. In Hawaiian mythology the Honu (Hawaiian word for green sea turtle) is a symbol of good luck and wisdom and an aumakua, or family god. Although there are many species of sea turtles here on Maui, The Hawaiian green sea turtle is one of the few native turtles … Read More

The Top 10 Best Snorkeling Spots You Need to Add to Your Bucket List

dolphins top 10 snorkeling spots

Exploring a whole new world under the sea sounds like an easy yes for your next dream vacation , but how do you choose the 10 snorkeling spots you need to add to your bucket list? Hawaii is home to some of the most beautiful reefs, tropical fish and is only a short flight away from the continental U.S. making … Read More

Unforgettable Things to do on your Maui Honeymoon

sunset honeymoon in maui

If you’re getting married and planning your trip to Maui you need to know things to do on a honeymoon in Maui! Taking your love to paradise is an obvious win for your honeymoon, and planning your activities while your here can be too!   Snorkeling What better way to make memories than explore a new world with your love. … Read More

How to Snorkel Underwater and Have the Best Experience Possible!

Learning how to snorkel underwater is an important and fun skill to learn while vacationing on Maui! Here are a few tips that can make your journey much more enjoyable!   The Right Snorkel Gear is a Must The first tip for learning to snorkel underwater is purchasing or renting the best snorkel equipment. The best snorkel equipment does not … Read More

What’s the Best Depth for Snorkeling?

turtles depth snorkeling

Learning to snorkel should be top of your bucket list if you are visiting any tropical destination. Hawaii’s warm water and unique marine life, make snorkeling a must-do! Snorkeling takes a little skill and a lot of fun! It’s important to get your snorkel questions answered prior to diving in, so your time underwater can be spent exploring Maui’s marine … Read More

What Makes Humpback Whales Sing

What Makes Humpback Whales Sing

Ever wonder what makes humpback whales sing? Researchers around the worlds have been asking this same question and looking for answers! Let’s talk about what we do know about humpback whale songs! Whale songs are only sung by bulls (male humpback whales). Although cows (female humpback whales) can make sounds, only the bulls produce the famous songs that we hear. … Read More

Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary

Humpback whales travel more than 3000 miles to mate, give birth and rest in the safe waters of the Maui Nui Basin. Because of the whale’s annual migration, Hawaii established an organization called the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, to work to protect these gentle giants during their stay in Maui’s water. The Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National … Read More