The excitement is building here on Maui as we prepare to begin a new season of whale watching tours, which may be the most popular Maui activity during the winter and spring months because it's such an amazing experience. In just six days, we will begin taking our wonderful guests out onto the silky waters off the coast of West Maui to see these gentle giants in all their regal splendor. Later in the season, we look forward to greeting some new baby whales that will be born in the sheltered waters surrounding the island.
Whales demonstrate such a strong preference for the area where we tour that we're able to provide a money back guarantee on whale sightings. Most tour operators don't, and will usually just give you a voucher to try again. We understand that it isn't always convenient for our guests to do so. That being said, we're confident that you will get some wonderful whale sightings when you come with us on our tours.
Some of the perks of the trip include free use of binoculars, hydrophone to listen to the whales when their proximity and water conditions allow for it, and expert whale narration, conducted by our experienced Captain and crew members. In addition, we have beverages and snacks available for purchase, and we even have an on-board gift shop, so you can commemorate your experience with a fun bit of memorabilia, with all the proceeds going directly to a carefully selected group of accomplished marine scientists.
We'll depart from the north end of Lahaina Harbor, which is especially convenient to those of you who are staying in West Maui accommodations. All we need is for you to arrive 30 minutes before departure time so we can be sure to get underway right on time. The sooner we get going, the sooner you get to see these majestic creatures on your two-hour tour. The following is a handy guide to the current departure times of our tours. They may change in the future, so be sure to check for the current times if you book in the future.
Last but not least, we want to encourage you to book your Maui whale watch tour online, because you will get 10% off your ticket price when you do so. Our prices are currently as follows, but may change in the future like the departure times. You can rely on our whale watch tour page for up to date information.
Online Booking Adult - $38.53
Online Booking Child - $20.20
Children Six and Under - Free!
If you need our assistance booking your tour, you'll find our contact information at the bottom of the page. We would be happy to answer any questions you may have, but remember that if you want the 10% discount, you'll need to book online. We hope to see you soon! Mahalo!
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