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Maui Eco Tours

Address: PO Box 1965, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
Phone Number: 808-891-2223
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Ranked #52 of 102 Activities in Kihei
Owner description: Exclusive kayak snorkel tours in Maui. Come join us and see turtles...
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Owner description: Exclusive kayak snorkel tours in Maui. Come join us and see turtles, dolphins and whales in a private, small group setting.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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Sacramento, California, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We had not kayaked in Maui but had seen lots of folks out and about in the morning, so decided to try it. What a fun trip. Just us and a father and son and our guide, Dan. Saw lots of turtles and learned the places that they like to hang out. The day was not too windy early which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

After a safety briefing and "rules of the ocean" from our guide Rusty, we got straight into it. The excursion itself was entirely structured around what we wanted to do - rather than what the tour guide wanted to do, a negative comment I'd read about other tour providers - and he worked around us based on his excellent knowledge... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We used Maui Eco Tours for a kayak/snorkel excursion. We had never done this before and it's our first time to come to Hawaii. We were all a little nervous. Our guide, Dan, was extremely patient with us and gave us lots information about the area. He took us to an area with turtles and we also saw a sting... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My family, including my 11 year old, had never kayaked before. We booked the "Discovery Intro Tour" with Maui Eco Tours and it was fantastic. Fitz was our guide and he was simply fabulous. This was the perfect experience for us. Fitz was extremely knowledgable about the marine life and as a native Hawaiian, he was well versed in the... More 

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London
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

My family and I did a 3 hour trip with Steve at Olowalu. At first I thought it was a bit overpriced, but it was totally worth the money! Felt a tad disorganised at the start as we waited for people to turn up so it took a while to actually get into the water, but this wasn't a big... More 

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Maui, Hawaii
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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

My partner and I did the kayak whale watch at Olowalu and it was simply amazing; the most recommended way to see the whales. We were the only two guests signed up for the day and I appreciate that the tour went on anyway. Conditions weren't ideal, but with patience we were able to get very close to whales, saw... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We signed up for the whale watching kayak tour, however on our scheduled day it was much too windy to head out and look for whales. Instead our guides took us snorkeling to Coral Gardens and another place nearby. We had a great time! Our guide, Fitz, was awesome and was able to answer all of our questions about marine... More 

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

I took the three hour Makena Discovery tour earlier this month. The meeting area was a little hard to find but so worth it! The guide, Garrett, was awesome!! He made me, a novice kayaker, feel completely comfortable, and was a font of knowledge. Before getting in the water to snorkel, he discussed the history of the islands and their... More 

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Cerritos, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

My 8 year old son and I did the Discovery Kayak and Snorkel tour with the Maui Eco Tours at the Olowalu site. Our tour guide is great, he has many years of experience, friendly and patient with my 8 year old. The water is calm, and the kayaking is fun and easy. The guide snorkeled with us in the... More 

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Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We did the Makena bay premier kayak/snorkel tour, and it was great fun. Garrett was our guide, he was attentive to all the needs of the group - quite tricky with a diverse set of 6 novices - whilst at the same time describing a detailed narrative of the geographical and anthropological history of the islands and ecology. The only... More 

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