Whale Watching Tours Departing From Lahaina Maui
Embark on a two-hour whale watching adventure!
Have the experience of a lifetime with a family-friendly whale watching tour. See these majestic ocean creatures in their natural habitats. Watch in awe as humpback whales spout and breach right near the boat! Make memories and capture photos from the comfort of a dry boat.
The whale watching boat leaves 4 times a day, 7 days a week from Lahaina Harbor. Choose the time that best fits your schedule. Early bird guests who select the morning tours will have calmer seas while the afternoon winds add an extra element of excitement to the whale watching adventure! For the next 2 hours, keep a lookout from the boat’s indoor or outdoor viewing points. With a guaranteed whale-sighting policy and experienced guides on board, you will be treated to an unforgettable and informative whale watching experience. After 2 hours at sea, the boat returns to Lahaina Harbor.
Guaranteed Whale Sightings
Morning or Afternoon Tour Options
Stay Dry & Comfortable
Spacious Cabin With Indoor or Outdoor Seating
Knowledgeable Guides & Crew Members
Onboard Gift Shop – 100% of Proceeds Fund Research
Snacks and Drinks Available for Purchase On Board
Available In English & Japanese
Children Under 4 Years Old Free per Adult
Take a boat tour from Lahaina Harbor and experience the best of whale watching Maui has to offer! Arrive 30 minutes prior to your tour for harbor check in on the dock. Then board the boat where friendly and knowledgeable crew members are there to answer all of your whale watching questions. With humpback whale sightings guaranteed, spend the next 2 hours with your camera ready for breaches and spouting. Watch from the boat’s indoor or outdoor viewing areas. For your comfort, snacks, beverages, and restrooms are all conveniently available aboard our large vessel and proceeds from the boat’s gift shop fund whale research.
While on the Pacific seas, the crew will inform you about the marine mammals’ habits and provide interesting facts about humpback whales. If you are lucky, you may also see pods of dolphins or a sea turtle! Morning tours will have calmer waters while afternoon tours will have a refreshing breeze, so hang on to your hat! The friendly crew will take care of all your needs, so just relax and keep your eyes on the horizon. After a 2-hour whale watching tour, the boat will dock back at the Lahaina Harbor.
2-Hour Whale Watching Tour From Lahaina Harbor
|7:00 AM – 7:30 AM||Check In|
|7:30 AM – 9:30 AM||Whale Watching on the Boat|
|9:30 AM||Return to Lahaina Harbor|
|9:15 AM to 9:30 AM||Check In|
|9:30 AM – 11:30 AM||Whale Watching on the Boat|
|11:30 AM||Return to Lahaina Harbor|
|11:30 AM – 12:00 PM||Check In|
|12:00 PM – 1:45 PM||Whale Watching on the Boat|
|1:45 PM||Return to Lahaina Harbor|
|1:45 PM – 2:15 PM||Check In|
|2:15 PM – 3:00 PM||Whale Watching on the Boat|
|3:00 PM||Return to Lahaina Harbor|
Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks (water, juices & soft drinks) are available for purchase on board.
Tours have a 72-hours cancellation policy. There are no refunds after this time. Please see our site-wide cancellation policy.
The tour is aligned with the humpback whale migration season meaning guests are guaranteed to see humpback whales during the 2-hour tour. Additionally, you may spot pods of dolphins, sea turtles, schools of fish, and other marine life along the way. This tour is guided by knowledgeable naturalists who can answer all your questions and provide narration during the tour. Japanese language is available on some tours.
The tour boat is a large vessel featuring accommodations that meet everyone’s comfort. The boat features snacks and beverages available for purchase, an onboard gift shop, and restrooms. Choose to spend your time whale watching for either of the 2 levels with indoor or outdoor viewing options.
This tour is guided by knowledge naturalists who can answer all your questions and provide narration during the tour. Japanese language available on some tours.