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Pacific Whale Foundation - Whalewatch Lahaina

612 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
(800) 942-5311
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Ranked #36 of 135 Activities in Lahaina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Boat Tours
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Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

A very early start to a full day but well worth it.On our way out to snorkelling we watched two male whales fight for the attention of the female.The staff on board described the whole thing with great detail and enthusiasam!snorkeling took second place but was still a great time.the stall are great,always smiling and answering any questions.

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We heard this wasn't the best snorkeling boat in town, but we had a great time! We did a snorkel and dolphin watch cruise. I have seen plenty of dolphin but none like this. We came on to a huge group of spinner dolphin which was amazing. Baby dolphin swimming with mama, dolphin jumping out of the water putting on... More

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West Jordan, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Recently went on the sunset dinner cruise by the pacific whale foundation. Great ocean views, ship is a little old and noisy and not a true romantic setting. Drinks were terrific, but the food was mediocre. No choice of salad dressing, the "steak" was a flat iron steak which is like 30 cents a piece, wife said the chicken was... More

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Plover, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My husband and I hopped on the sunset dinner whale watching cruise with the Pacific Whale Foundation. The guides were very knowledgeable and talked us through the behaviors the whales were displaying. We saw whales all over the place...jumping out of the water, blowing bubbles in each others faces. The crew also dropped a mic down into the water so... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

best morning of snorkeling imaginable. brilliant time, fantastic people, very informative, could not have done more for us, great lunch and even a mai tai!

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

We did this cruise a few days ago. While the cruise is fairly expensive, we had the most wonderful evening. The service was terrific and the food delicious. We were entertained by Paul who played the guitar and sang as we sailed into the sunset. We were both so glad that we chose this cruise over some of the other... More

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Kennewick, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Located at 612 Front Street in Lahaina on Historic Front Street. Here you can purchase tours such as whale watching, sunset dinner cruise, snorkel trips and they have a shop that you can purchase clothing and other items.

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Joplin, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had originally scheduled a snorkeling trip with another company, which cancelled on us at the last minute because they didn't have enough passengers. This worked out much better, because we had a great trip with well-informed scientists, AND helped support the study and protection of the ocean and it's inhabitants! The boat was comfortable, the food was good, there... More

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Perth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

This tour seemed a bit disorganised at the beginning, as we stood around for hours waiting for the boat to be prepared. As we had little breakfast, we were anxious to get underway and ready to break our fast. Despite the not insignificant price of this tour, the food on this trip was very disappointing; sugary buns and muffins for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The snorkeling trip to Molikini was a blast. The young people on the boat are passionate, knowledgeable and enthusiastic about what they do. The boat was comfortable and the food was perfectly fine (and how great is it to have lunch served while cruising in the Pacific?). The crew had spotted some dolphins and went out of their way to... More

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