Humpback Whale Fun Facts!

The last great animal migration of the humpback whales from Alaska to Maui, Hawaii every year is a magical experience. These gentle giants travel thousands of miles to the warm tropical waters of Maui where we are lucky enough to encounter them on our whale watching tours.

The Best and Worst Time of Year to Whale Watch in Maui

Whale Watching in Maui is one of the most adventurous marine mammal encounters you can have! This is one of the last great animal migrations and it happens every year as humpback whales travel between Alaska and Hawaii.

Do’s and Don’ts of Whale Watching Manners!

The do’s and don’ts of whale watching manners! 1. Do show up on time and be ready to have fun! 2. Do communicate your needs to the crew! If your view is being blocked by standing guests or unhappy with your seat, tell the crew so they can help! 3. Do take photos! Just be aware that others want to … Read More

Thing to do In Maui in December and During Winter

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Holiday season means chilly weather and holiday business, but on Maui it means family time, holiday fun, tropical weather and whales, whales, whales! We may be a little partial to the whales (whale season officially starts December 1st every year), but there are so many fun holiday things to do here on Maui if you are visiting during the Christmas … Read More

Activities you don’t want to miss while on Maui!

We are stoked to have been selected as one of the activities not to miss while on Maui!   Since 1982 our Whale Watching and Snorkeling tours have been taking Maui’s guests on adventures with marine life. But it’s your feedback, reviews and return visits that make our ohana so special and help us continue to provide small group experiences … Read More

Best Weather for Snorkeling

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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?

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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