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Maui: Honolua Bay Snorkel and Sail from Lahaina Harbor

Maui: Honolua Bay Snorkel and Sail from Lahaina Harbor

From US$ 189.95 per person

Sail with experts aboard Ocean Spirit, a luxury sailing catamaran and cruise the beautiful Kaʻanapali coastline to the breathtaking waters of Honolua Bay, one of the most picturesque snorkeling spots on the island.

About this activity

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Duration 5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Snorkel with green sea turtles and colorful marine life at Maui's most picturesque setting
  • Take in the sights of the Ka'anapali coastline on one side and the island of Lanai on the other
  • Experience Maui's marine life on a free guided reef tour with one of our Certified Marine Naturalists
Full description

Departing from historic Lahaina Harbor, your adventure begins aboard Ocean Spirit, a 65-foot luxury sailing catamaran. Relax and enjoy the sights and the sun while eating a continental breakfast of coffee, pastries, and fruit platters as we cruise up the beautiful Ka'anapali coastline to the breathtaking beauty of Honolua Bay.  Honolua Bay is protected as a marine conservation area and is one of Maui’s most scenic snorkel spots. After a safety briefing, snorkeling instruction, and fish identification session, you'll be able to enjoy the marine environment. Premium snorkel gear, including optical masks for glasses wearers, is provided, as well as flotation devices. Children can participate in the Jr. Naturalist program, and you'll get a glossy marine wildlife photo card to take home.

Snorkel at two secluded spots popular with sea turtles, colorful fish, and vibrant coral and enjoy free guided reef tours by certified Marine Naturalists. Wild dolphin sightings are also common during the journey. You just never know what you'll see and every day is a unique experience. Once you're done snorkeling, feast on a delicious lunch of grilled chicken, pork, and various mouth-watering salads. Relax as we head out into the channel for a thrilling sail back to the harbor.

Includes
  • Certified Marine Naturalists on-board
  • Premium snorkel gear, including optical masks for eyeglass wearers
  • Flotation devices, snorkel instruction, fish identification class
  • Two snorkel sites -Onboard Jr. Naturalist Program for kids
  • Marine wildlife glossy photo card
  • Continental breakfast
  • Lunch grilled on-board
  • Refreshments
  • Reef-safe sunscreen (4 oz in a fully sustainable tube available for $13 onboard)
  • Wet-suit shirts, underwater cameras, binoculars (available for rent)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Pacific Whale Foundation Booth, Slip 4, Lahaina Harbor. Tour check-in is 45 minutes prior to departure. Please allot enough time for parking as it can be limited.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Jacket

Not allowed

  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • Bring towels, hat and a light cover-up
  • Children under six are free (per one paying adult). Any additional children must pay the child rate of $74.16
  • All members of the party need to be included in the reservation, including the free child, as per Coast Guard regulations
  • To protect the reef environment and promote a healthy ocean, full-face snorkel masks, and non-reef safe sunscreen is not allowed on board.
  • Reef-safe sunscreen (4 oz) is available for purchase onboard for $13
  • Wet suits, rash guards, waterproof cameras, and binoculars (available for rent) are not included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5

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This was a great trip and supports a worthy cause. The crew was very friendly, food was good, and snorkeling excellent. I highly recommend PacWhale Foundation trips.

October 28, 2021

April 28, 2021

My Granddaughter loved it too!

Introduced my granddaughter to snorkeling and she loved it! The team on the boat is amazing, the hot lunch was yummy and the sail back to the dock was serene. We saw turtles, coral, and a variety of fish.

September 29, 2019

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Product ID: 157032