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Address: 612 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Phone Number: (800) 942-5311
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Lanai Wild Side Raft Adventure

We did this trip a year or so ago with Ocean Riders(OR), Inc., but today's trip was by Pacific Whale Foundation(PWF). Both were very comparable, but now that we're members of PWF... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Chula Vista, California

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Chula Vista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We did this trip a year or so ago with Ocean Riders(OR), Inc., but today's trip was by Pacific Whale Foundation(PWF). Both were very comparable, but now that we're members of PWF we get a 20% discount. I did notice that OR included rain jackets which weren't needed on todays trip. The Captains and Mates change, sometimes from one day... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

There are quite a few company's to choose from but we pick this one as they indicate that its more of a not for profit. Plenty of information over the speakers. We saw a few baby whales

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We decided to book a trip for four. Before we went out to the boat I rented an underwater camera to use. We wore our swim suites and brought a towel. Once on the boat we had a light breakfast with donuts and fresh fruit. The views from the boat are great and once we made it to the first... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Nice ship, great crew, well equipped with gear for every level of swimmer. Food was good with chicken grilled right on the boat. Everyone on the ship was very friendly and helpful. I've done many snorkel trips and this was among the best. Highly recommended.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Last night in Maui so on the way back it was kinda sad but overall a great experience. Had premium all you can drink. The lava flow was delicious! Food was good wasn't amazing but the scenery more than made up for that. I would like to point out though that the wait staff kept walking passed me and asking... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

When it comes to snorkeling around the Hawaiian Islands, it's all about the guides. Pacific Whale Foundation has the best guides you can find. Chris and Craig (boat driver) were knowledgeable, excited about what we were about to see, and funny. Chris gave us some great insight to the dolphin and fish we saw. By far the best snorkeling adventure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Great trip! Later morning departure with just one stop to molokini. Picture perfect day and we had a great spot for snorkeling. Saw other boats that were far more crowded. Kids loved the talks. Perfect for families.

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Boise
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We took a snorkeling trip over to Lania with PWF. The experience was wonderful. Service and food was good with activities for the adults and kids. On the way we encountered a dolphin pod of 250 plus. Very magical experience. Lania was truly beautiful. We enjoyed the trip so much that we booked a sunset cruise with the group. That... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My family and I had an incredible time on our snorkel trip in early June with Captain Craig and our guide Chris. We were on the Ocean Adventurer, which was a small raft-type boat, not the big catamaran, but the small size turned out to work in our advantage. We were able to see parts of Lanai'i up close that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Booked the Molikini Snorkeling Trip (8am-1pm). My husband and I had the best time! The crew was very friendly and easy to talk to. They were very informative about the ocean, the reefs and the animals that call the reef their home. They made sure we were all safe and kept a close eye on everyone to make sure we... More 

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Address: Address: 612 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Phone Number: (800) 942-5311
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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