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Pacific Whale Foundation

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101 Maalaea Rd, Maalaea Harbor, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96793-5918
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Cruise with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation on Maui's top-rated ocean ecotours based on more than 38 years of marine research and sustainable ecotourism experience. PacWhale has cruises for every style of adventure, including whale and dolphin watch ecotours, snorkel trips, sunset cocktail and sunset dinner cruises, holiday cruises, stargazing ecotours, and more. You'll cruise on ultra-stable, eco-friendly vessels with knowledgeable, friendly certified Marine Naturalists. Choose PacWhale Eco-Adventures and make a difference: all profits support research, education and conservation programs to protect marine wildlife and the ocean environment. Cruises depart from Ma'alaea & Lahaina Harbors.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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101 Maalaea Rd, Maalaea Harbor, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96793-5918
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This was a great way to end a week in Maui. The sailing was great and views of the sunset and island unmatched. The ukulele music was so relaxing and the food was good. My boys and I love to sail, so this was more...More

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Friendly professional crews went out of the way to provide excellent service throughout the trip. I would highly recommend Pacific Whale Foundation Tours!

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Fantastic day snorkelling Molokini crater- a highlight of our holiday. Captain went out of his way to make sure we all had an amazing experience. Detoured from initial plan so we could snorkel with sea turtles also saw dolphins then went to molikini crater later...More

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The trip to molokini and turtle town was so breathtaking, i i i i just dont have the words. Im just stuttering in awe at the sheer experience and customer service.

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Perfect day for our family of 5. Boat was very comfortable. Super smooth ride. Staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Lunch was yummy. All enjoyed the snorkeling. We saw a great variety of fish and a couple of sea turtles. Highly recommend.

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S P
6 March 2018|
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Response from gregkaufman | Property representative |
Aloha and thank you for your question. We guarantee whale sightings to May 15. If there are no whale sightings during your trip, you get a "Just a Fluke" coupon to go again free, within one year. There are usually still some... More
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Rob P
23 July 2017|
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Response from 541mark | Reviewed this property |
No scuba diving
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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!
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